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{ SATURDAY HOUSE LOVE } No 11 from Ipswich in Queensland This property by the achingly appropriate name of 'Aberfeldy' is an often admired piece of local heritage and is definitely drool worthy. Circa 1878 she's a fair vintage in our beautiful town and is all about the layers upon layers of detail. Twin symmetrical gables in a hipped roofline (only left shown) intricate timber barge board and carved detail in the pediment lashings of cast iron all set off by palms paired at the entrance…

from Country Living

12 Inspiring Shabby Chic Kitchens

Add Charm With Vintage Linens - This New Jersey homeowner upped the charm quotient of her glass-front cabinets by tacking lacy organza napkins inside the bottom panes. An old porcelain sink rests atop porch posts framing a vintage-tablecloth skirt. Mismatched lower cabinets are topped with new butcher-block countertops; one was retrofitted to house the dishwasher.

from The Family Handyman

The Best Carpentry Tips and Advice

The Best Carpentry Tips and Advice straight from professional carpenters & Family Handyman. Definitely worth reading before you start your next woodworking project!