Posts Tagged ‘Home Decor’

Roundhouse Project: Library/Lounge, Part 2!

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  While earlier posts announced Lark Nest’s new commercial project, in the old Burlington Northern Roundhouse in St. Paul, and talked about the general makeover in the employee library/lounge, this post is all about decorating the wall of shelves, above!  This post focuses on how these vintage, industrial thread spools… …this patterned wrapping paper… …and […]


Back at the Minneapolis Farmers Market!

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  Remember Lark Nest’s appearance last fall at the Minneapolis Farmers Market for a demo? Susan Berkson producer and host of the market’s Fresh and Local program, kindly extended another invitation this fall, this time to tape a podcast! It was fun to share ideas on decorating with bounty from the market with sylvan-voiced Susan and […]


April in Paris, Part 2!

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  April in Paris at The Porch & Atelier in Buffalo is but a nice memory now, but shop owner Teresa Dejarlais continues to post pictures from the fun- and flower-filled day! As promised, I am sharing links! (And a bit of decor!) Meanwhile, here’s a real behind-the-scenes peek: shots from Teresa’s gorgeous French retreat, […]


New Tables from Discarded Frames!

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Just a quick post to share these cool nesting tables, newly outfitted with reclaimed wood tops! The metal frames belonged previously to a decor client. We had taken the rustic wood from the tops to cut and repurpose as sets of floating end tables for both sides of the bed in her master. I inherited […]


The Bar is Open!

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The bar is open, and Lark Nest Design couldn’t be happier! This cabinet-turned=bar-cart from the new Spring/Summer issue of Flea Market Style mag is a Lark Nest original! Vintage maven and executive editrix Ki Nassauer generously commissioned the makeover piece in late summer. The requirements:  to give an old piece of furniture a new purpose, […]