Sunday, January 31, 2010

At Last

I moved into my apartment in November of 2008. Since that time, I've been searching for the perfect picture to put on my wall. Apparently, this search took me more than a year to do, but I finally, finally found what I wanted:



This print, along with the frame (which I got at a discount), fits my decor perfectly. The words underneath read, "Home is where your story begins." I received these "wall words" as a Christmas present some time ago and was saving it for the right place. Guess I found it!

As a writer and a book lover, (not to mention a homebody), I think this all fits quite well.

Do you showcase who you are in your home?

7 comments:

  1. Definitely. Bookcases filled with all sorts of books, framed album covers, family photographs, coffee decor in the kitchen ... Home is where the heart is :)

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  2. Why am I hearing the dulcet tones of Etta James ('At Last...') ? I think my home does reflect 'me' Melissa. I really must zoom around it with a quick video or photos so you can see. P x

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  3. Oh yes, the room I write in has all these nutty things I love. I have two James Christiansen prints, a dragonfly quilt and sparkly star thingy. The rest of my house is sedate, though.

    Like your print. : )

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  4. Absolutely. I think it's everywhere you turn, and I love that.

    Your new wall arrangement looks great! Sometimes, I have to wait a while for the perfect piece, too. But patience is key, and they voila! There it is, and the wait it over. Worth it, huh?

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  5. Yes, my home is clearly a reflection of my husband's and my collective personality. He's a vet and I write. The place is a converted barn, liberally sprinkled with curiosities, and best of all, generously overlaid with "natural fibers" from our various dogs and cats!

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  6. Oh, that's just beautiful. The quote gives me goosebumps.

    I've been meaning to paint & decorate my office since we moved into our house 15 years ago. The office is still plain white...but I've gotten a lot of writing done! ;)

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  7. I like this! I have books everywhere you turn:)) And also pictures with some quotes I like too:)

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