My New Apartment!

April 5th, 2012 in member junk     
shamrockerin shamrockerin, member
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The living room has marble fireplace #1
The bedroom has marble fireplace #2
The butlers pantry is going to be filled with books like a mini library
The dining room has marble fireplace #3. Since our table is small enough to fit in the kitchen, were going to use the dining room as an office/guest room.
I love this sunny kitchen! The tiny kitchen in my current place is hideous, all brown with no natural light. I wont mind doing dishes in this cheerful room, though.
The living room has marble fireplace #1

The living room has marble fireplace #1


After living in a slum for about 2 years, my fiance and I are extraordinarily lucky to move into this charming place. It is a portion of a Victorian mansion! The man who built it used his wife's money, and then embezzled $80,000 from the bank he worked at and kept adding to it. When his crime was discovered, he shot himself (but not in any of the rooms that make up our apartment).

We'll start moving stuff in next week! As two history geeks, we're so excited to live in a historic home. Plus, we are both excited to start decorating it. I plan to find the perfect way to display each and every Junkmarket project I've made.

My fiancee usually lets me do all the decorating, but this time he wants in.


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Comments (9)

MarcioWilges writes: I have to agree that the kitchen does indeed look so bright and cheery. Definitely creates a peaceful ambience for the family to dine and interact (and wash dishes?). The fireplaces look nice with the marble layering which most certainly screams Posted: 6:42 pm on December 16th
suziart writes: The place is awesome...must see the after moving in pics!!! Posted: 9:52 am on September 13th
bertandpetunia writes: Great place! Can't wait to see the "after" shots. Posted: 7:57 pm on April 18th
junkermidge writes: How exciting for you! Have fun decorating!
Midge Posted: 4:42 pm on April 15th
alicemom writes: Super spot! Now we will all be waiting for fab decorating pic's. So happy for you both.
Smiles, Alice Posted: 8:57 pm on April 8th
gadgetsponge writes: Y'all are going to have so much fun. Nothing like the fresh canvas of some old bones! Posted: 6:14 pm on April 6th
MakinItHappen writes: How fun -- a new place to decorate. Looks like you've mentally placed everything already! Posted: 7:48 am on April 6th
CottageElements writes: Your new place is gorgeous!! I'm sure you're just itchin' to decorate. Awesome!

Lani Posted: 7:48 pm on April 5th
weatheredtreasure writes: Wow! Congrats on the new place. The butler's pantry will make an amazing library! Posted: 10:09 am on April 5th
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