Project Procrastination

March 10, 2015 at 5:52 AM 4 comments

Does anybody remember this vanity stool that I blogged about after our trip to Palm Springs three years ago?

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If you do remember – good memory – and thanks for reading!

To catch everyone else up, I bought that vanity stool during a weekend trip to Palm Springs in 2012 and I thought I’d recover it right away.  Of course, I didn’t end up recovering it after all.

Then, about two years ago, the designer, Grant K. Gibson very kindly gave me a remnant of Madeline Weinrib fabric.  Grant is just the nicest and it was so very sweet of him to do.  I treasure the fabric and his generosity so much.

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However, both the vanity stool and fabric sat unused for years.

Fast forward to last week, the fabric and the vanity met in a wonderful union.  I believe my two loves make quite the pair.

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They sit proudly together in Josie’s room and they act as the perfect perch to sit on .  About one evening a week (or realistically every other week), before bed time, we all go sit together in Josie’s room and read books as a family.  It’s a very special time and I’m so glad we now get to do that in style. 🙂

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Grace was with me while I was attempting to take a good shot of the room; I’m very much still learning how to take a good photo.  While she was laying on the floor, I realized that the bloomers I had her in match the decor – such a happy accident!

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Also, the little bundle of complete joy turned seven months this past Saturday.

 

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4 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Anna  |  March 10, 2015 at 12:38 AM

    Love it Kate!

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  • 2. Megan  |  March 10, 2015 at 11:55 AM

    love this stool – its perfect!!!!! xo

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  • 3. deborah moore manning  |  March 10, 2015 at 12:06 PM

    Josie’s room would not be half as lovely w/out that bench; Great job w/ fabric!!! And Gracie’s ruffles add just the right “pop”! xd

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  • 4. Fran  |  March 13, 2015 at 7:18 PM

    The stool is fantastic and the story behind is great! Looks perfect in Grace’s room!

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