Monthly Archives: September 2010

Moved!

Psyche. Not quite yet. But this morning I renamed the blog “Foghill Modern,” moved it here, and fiddled with the look and feel a little bit. Change is good. (For those of you who subscribe via email, be sure to … Continue reading

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The results of (probably) the most nerve-wracking decision to date

The front of the house – she is naked! It’s been a while since I’ve addressed the outside of our abode, so here’s a little refresher in the form of a “before” photo: Quick: it’s like the Hocus Focus from … Continue reading

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Kitchen no longer (counter) topless!

It was an unprecedentedly busy week over at Chez Foghill. Funny – things get very serious once you and your contractor agree on an occupancy date. The big wow factor emotional boost this week arrived yesterday in the form of … Continue reading

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Color time!

Although in my previous post I said that taking photos of paint samples is a waste of time, I did it today anyway. On a day-to-day basis, the changes taking place in the house are subtle, but when I looked … Continue reading

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The third leg of a 4-man relay

I thought about titling this post “the sprint to the finish line,” but I don’t think we’re quite there yet. With about a month to go, this phase feels more like the set-up to the final sprint: putting all the … Continue reading

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Is it OK to design your entire color scheme around a single pillow?

I certainly hope so. I have long coveted velvet striped pillows I first spotted on Jamie Mears’ blog, I Suwannee. I’ve been following I Suwannee for a good couple of years at least; Jamie has great style and, besides, how … Continue reading

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