I am a catalog and magazine JUNKIE. I seriously get SO excited when I open the mailbox and find a shiny, glossy, slick home decor magazine or catalog.
Or…I could just redecorate the entire family room for the late summer/early fall season and get THESE pillows.
And these topiaries. Oh my.
And then it hit me. THAT FEELING. Discontent.
An on-line dictionary defined DISCONTENT as “a craving for something one does not have.”
I’d like to add “the insane desire to buy what one craves without regard to cost.”
Uh, yeah. That’s me. One of these days I’m going to write an wise and insightful post on contentment. On being happy with what you have. But first I have to get WISE and INSIGHTFUL. And happy with what I have.
I kept flipping through those beautiful pages, you know, so I could add to the list of things I WANT, but can’t HAVE. I love to torture myself.
That’s when I saw it. POTTERY BARN IS DOING TRASH TO TREASURE!
Well, sort of. Stay with me here.
Holy cow, look at this wine bottle chandelier!
I have no idea how one would “make” one of these, but I’m sure that one of you can figure it out and let me know. Okay?
They also have “FOUND” items for sale. Well, I say, if Pottery Barn can “FIND” them, then why can’t we? They had some great items that I’ve added to my flea market wish list.
Like these old soda bottle crates.
And these vintage wine bottles.
Oh, and I could SO make those topiaries…
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