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Anchor Cottage Freshwater Decor Decorating Store
We offer decorating services in the Leelanau Peninsula. Our studio has fabrics, bedding samples and rug swatches. We offer lamp repair, shades, harps and finials with access to over 1,000 lamps. Furniture painting and repair. Wall paper books are available. Reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Saturday, March 23, 2013
|78 degrees, 62 degrees, wet, damp, rainy and a tornado to boot. Anchor & Paint designed and installed a headboard to the bed in the master bedroom.|
|We had a rating company come in to rate our rental and about the only thing they could find to up-grade was to add a headboard to the bed in the master bedroom.|
|Steve used the," original to the home", fireplace mantel. The bedroom is only 8 ft wide so he cut it out to fit within the molding so it would not take up extra room.|
|Anchor & Paint then moved on to building closets.|
|The 2 bedrooms are so small that a conventional closet would be very tight.|
|After all it is a weekly rental.|
|Down the line we may be able to configure something more substantial in the master bedroom.|
|It was a true rain forest of a rain today!|
|Too deep for taking a walk.|
|We could use a, "no-wake", sign about now.|
|Add hail and 45 mph winds and whoopee!!|
|Help, my calipers are drowning.|
|A river to the Atlantic Ocean flowing right down Osceola St.|
|A very productive rain day. Redwood shelf nestled in, next to the stove.|
|Flowing down the river...|
|Looks like a sunset, but it's only the place mat reflected in the window.|
|Good work Anchor & Paint.|
Monday, March 18, 2013
|Steve and I head over to Vilano Beach to watch the Porpoises. We have the beach to ourselves except for a few stray Pirates and Cowboys!|
|And as the day winds down the Salt Water Cowboys drive in to throw out their nets.|
|All sorts of shorebirds show up for dinner when the Cowboys show up!|
|Steve brings fresh shrimp for us to snack on with our Gin & Tonics. So up walks this Snowy Egret and says to Steve, "Hey, buddy, how bout a shrimp for me?" He walks right up to Steve and has his self a shrimp!|
|We only had a couple left. So Steve shared them with the Egret and there the two sat side by side, fast friends!|
|Something in the artists eyes today.|
Annechovie pinned these two pictures.
|Dana Gibson pieces, I have carried her in my store!|
Annechovie, thank you for sharing.
|This woman, from Absolutely Beautiful Things,|
posted this room that she had just finished. It is so lovely.
Thank you for sharing.
Saturday, March 16, 2013
Saturday, March 9, 2013
|I painted my windmill shutters and Steve put them up on either side of the kitchen window. I bought the windmill shutters because Steve is Dutch.|
|Look at these windmills! Steve and I got off on 100th Rd. off of M-115 to take a look, first hand, at what a wind turbine farm consists of.|
|Every corner farmer had a few. The land is so high up you can see forever to the east. These windmills are humongous.|
|It felt like something out of "Outer Limits" not really of this planet. Not sure if I could stand the movement, overhead, all day long.|
|This is the windmill my corner farmer has. Not so out of place.|
Here is the link to the farm in Missaukee and Osceola Counties.
Worth taking a look at if you are driving north, toward Cadillac, on M-115.
Monday, March 4, 2013
Saturday, March 2, 2013
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