Skeleton Lamp Shade: I Finally Found The Perfect Lightbulb!

Skeleton Lamp Shade: I Finally Found The Perfect Lightbulb!

Taking a fabric covered lamp shade and turning it into a skeleton shade. See what kind of lightbulb was used in this exposed shade style!

November 11, 2015… Lest We Forget

November 11, 2015… Lest We Forget

Remembrance Day, November 11th, 2015… Lest we forget.

5 Forgotten Bar Cart Essentials Every Bar Cart Must Have!

5 Forgotten Bar Cart Essentials Every Bar Cart Must Have!

I was happy for another opportunity to create a style board for Chairish. My last board featured Chairish bar stools in a sleek vintage chic home bar setting… more on that here. This time it’s all about the essentials every bar cart owner must have! Well now, this is definitely…

Mid Century Modern Glass Top Coffee Table: Re-Staining Makeover

Mid Century Modern Glass Top Coffee Table: Re-Staining Makeover

You might remember, in August I sourced this Mid Century glass top coffee table from Used Victoria. I wrote about the downsizing story behind it here. My original plan was to paint this little table black – another display prop for Audrey Would! This turned into a re-staining project instead. I’ve never really tackled…

Working With What You Have: Improvising a Pop-Up Booth Display

Working With What You Have: Improvising a Pop-Up Booth Display

The Victoria Vintage Expo has come and gone for Audrey Would! , and I promised to share how our display island was created by working with pieces we already had – my favourite way to go! It was simple, seriously, but that’s often the case. Sometimes the hardest part is the…

Victoria Vintage Expo – Vancouver Island’s Hottest Vintage Event!

Victoria Vintage Expo – Vancouver Island’s Hottest Vintage Event!

If you follow along then you know I’m planning and prepping Audrey Would!’s booth for the HOTTEST vintage event on Vancouver Island! You will find us at the Victoria Vintage Expo on Friday and Saturday, September 25-26. So excited!! This is the third year for the event, and we’re thrilled…

A ‘Used Victoria’ Buy Made Me Pause and Reflect… Downsizing. What’s It All About?

A ‘Used Victoria’ Buy Made Me Pause and Reflect… Downsizing. What’s It All About?

As September kicks into high gear and the Victoria Vintage Expo draws near I have been shifting my focus to this year’s booth presentation. This has me clicking through the Used Victoria ads for potential DIY options. And so I picked up this table… it caught my…

DIY Closet Touch-Ups. It’s In the Details!

DIY Closet Touch-Ups. It’s In the Details!

If you follow me on Facebook, then you will have seen my post featuring this quick closet fix. Side note, ‘Before’ shot was taken during the day, ‘After’ was taken later in the evening – no flash was used in either shot. What a difference natural…

Our Move… Soaking up New Moments One Sweet Spot at a Time!

Our Move… Soaking up New Moments One Sweet Spot at a Time!

We have so many new moments to soak up and enjoy… and we’re doing the best we can! In just a little over a week we have enjoyed taking in so many new delights, and are completely smitten with our new neighbourhood. We love its small…

Empty Planters. What to Do?

Empty Planters. What to Do?

We are in the middle of unpacking and box mayhem, but the urge to prettify spots of our outdoor living is tugging at me. Well actually it’s more like a pull, especially after reading Shauna’s post from Satori Design for Living featuring geraniums. I love geraniums – we…