This pretty chandelier went up just in time for the furniture to arrive.
I am loving those lanterns and the Carrera backsplash.
And, yes folks, it took some doings but that is honed white granite on the island.
Obviously the painter had no idea what I meant about “dry brushing”.
What to do when he gets too much white paint on the brick-
fix it by faux finishing.
Marilyn Heard you would have been proud.
Can you see a difference in the fireplace?
That is Frank Rodgers, the GC walking in to check progress. He lived here this week. The cabinet doors are being installed and don’t you love the navy against the white?
This is Tudor the fabulous tile layer from Romania.
All of the tile installers that I have worked with in Florida are from there and they are perfectionists.
He was also a joy to be around.
When I needed reassurance I would go upstairs. Things were a bit more “together” up there.
Tomorrow, more draperies and FURNITURE!
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