Personal Blog by Nancy Clemons

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New Treasures for Norfolk Pop Up

New Treasures for Norfolk Pop Up

I have been working very hard for the Norfolk Pop Up coming up today, Sat Oct 14th at The Yard 1904 Granby Street.  I have 3 new pieces that I will be bringing. The first is the Grain Sack Bistro Set. I worked very hard on […]

Pop Up/Flea Market in Norfolk, VA

Pop Up/Flea Market in Norfolk, VA

On October 14th from 4PM until 10PM at “The Yard 1904 Granby” Antique Store I will be doing a PopUp/Flea Market.  All of the wonderful “finds” I have turned into “Treasures” will be available for sale. I want to apologize for the fact that you […]

A Tale of 3 Step-Stools

A Tale of 3 Step-Stools

Those of you who know me know that as human beings go I am of the relatively short variety. All of 4’10” TALL!!!  That being said I have plenty of step stools around my house.  They serve many functions. Certainly the first function is to […]

New Color for the Front Door

New Color for the Front Door

Another soft, breezy Sunday afternoon and I decide to paint my front door.  I had already gotten permission from the homeowner and property manager so it was only a matter of time for the deed to happen.The homeowner had already painted the front door a […]

Recycled Wood Door Mat

Recycled Wood Door Mat

I am very excited about this door mat.  I was inspired by a gate my Grandmother had painted for the entrance to her yard. Every Piece was painted a different color. I recently found a bird house (upper left had corner) with these same colors […]

3 Drawer Chest and a Lesson Learned

3 Drawer Chest and a Lesson Learned

I bought this chest after the 2nd look.  It spoke to me on the 1st look but I walked away.  When I first saw it in the antique store they were having a great sale and door prize drawings.  Do you ever get a feeling when you […]

The Little Gray Table

The Little Gray Table

This little table caught my eye at a garage sale the other day. It was covered with stuff and I really only saw its 4 long legs. So I thought……Stuff with legs??? I was very curious. I began removing all the ‘stuff’ and this terrific little table came […]

Kitchen Cart gone Red

Kitchen Cart gone Red

In a previous post The Cupboard to fill a hole I mentioned that I had found 4 kitchen carts. I ended up bringing home 2 of them.  This is the short story of 1 of them. I neglected to take a ‘before’ picture as I was […]

Hutch with Attitude

Hutch with Attitude

 Isn’t she lovely? After hiding out in a garage for many months she has finally donned new clothes and is ready to re-enter the world of the living.  She started out as a plain jane….. She had strong bones, beautiful glass and all of her […]

The Cupboard to fill a hole

The Cupboard to fill a hole

Cute little cupboard don’t you think?  Well  it didn’t start out that way.  Picture nothing there between the refrigerator and the kitchen sink. That is how it was when I moved into this rented apartment several months ago.  I had put a little table there temporarily but […]