Sunday, January 1, 2012

2011: A Year in Review

Happy New Year!!   2011 has brought a lot of success in so many ways!  Of course the greatest is little E that is now 3 and 1/2 months old.  Other successes were finishing up some long standing projects around the home and getting our house sold in a relatively quick manner.  Here are some Green Street 2011 highlights:

Before & After Kitchen Roman Shade

Before & After Kitchen Stool

RIT Dyed Lamp Shade

DIY Painted & Stenciled Ikea Rug

Before & After Kitchen

Before & After Patio

Before & After Hallway

DIY Greek Key Roman Shade

Before & After Renovated Bathroom

Before & After Dining Room

Before & After Sideboard

Make sure you click on the links to see the 'before'.  There are some huge transformations.

All of these projects were completed before Elizabeth was born in September and our house sold in October.  Phew! We accomplished a TON in 2011 and I look forward to a new adventure when we temporarily move to Vienna, Austria (leave this Tuesday).  

I hope you all have a wonderful New Year's Day and the next time you'll hear from me will be in Vienna!!   Bis dann....


  1. It was a very good year on Green Street! You had some really great transformations... None greater than the "transformation" of your family of three to a family of four! Wishing you the best of everything in Vienna and in 2012!!
    -ME xo

  2. Happy New Year to you Fran! Best wished for a happy move!

  3. Your home looks STUNNING! Happy New Years!

  4. Fran, it has been so much fun to follow along with you as you've completed each of these projects. You are a woman of great taste and I've loved every one of them.

    Good luck with the move. Can't wait to see more pictures of your new home in Vienna!

  5. Your home looks beautiful. I am looking forward to read about your future projects.

    Happy New Year, Fran. Happy moving!


  6. happy new year, sweet fran! best wishes to you and safe travels for your move!! i'll be thinking of you on tuesday! xo, tessa

  7. Happy New Year! You've been very, very busy! I love each and every one of these projects, especially how fresh and bright they made your home.

  8. What a full, complete year you've had, Fran! I cannot wait to enjoy Vienna vicariously through your posts. Have a safe trip and a smooth moving process!

  9. So much work, and aren't you glad it's all done! Now off to new adventures. Bon voyage, Fran! Will be eagerly awaiting your European posts ;-)

  10. Just found your blog; your projects turned out great. I'm in the midst of some projects, and seeing your pictures makes me hopeful :)


  11. What a wonderful transformation! Everything looks lovely! Enjoy the beautiful day, Kellie xx

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