Doorknobs and Spray Paint

Originally posted on Wilderness Tree:
I’m doing a home improvement project and one of the small, seemingly unimportant details that I’m working on is the doorknobs. As you can see I’m using Rustolium automobile primer and forged, hammered metalic paint in burnished amber. You don’t have to use a primer. I used it on the…

Back in the Backyard

The husband got ambitious over  the weekend. He cleaned out the shed, removed what was once a partially-complete, really-wobbly pergola, rearranged everything out back, put up his Halloween decorations, went to the dump, and brought me manure. We live in a suburb surrounded by farm country. Ask me about that sometime. One of our farm…

We’re Back!

Hi, new and returning visitors! Welcome to Lilacs and Linens. I’m your host, Kristin.I’m just moving back to WordPress after a stint at Blogger – you can check out my “about” page for more information on what this blog is and why you should subscribe and why, on my “first” post, we’re just going to…

Making a House a Home

Here at Lilacs and Linens we believe that home isn’t just where the heart is. It’s where life happens. We’re all about making your house into a home with posts on organizing, decorating, and DIY. If you’re new here or just haven’t done so before, remember to leave a comment. Comments make my day!