Tag Archives: Little Paris

Mantel Madness with Paint Couture!™

I was in love with a sample that I painted while I was in North Carolina at the Paint Couture!™ workshop last month.  I guess I still am…cause its been sitting on my desk ever since. Meanwhile we have been decorating … Continue reading

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Christmas Ornaments pretty enough to make you swoon!

I love all the luscious colors of our Christmas Ornaments this year. It’s a combination of The Whistling Elk meets Little Paris!

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Chester, NJ Craft Show!

Getting ready for the Craft Show in Chester, NJ this weekend. At The Whistling Elk – we always put a little Christmas out….a preview of what’s to come. Of course we are stocked full of design ideas, home decor.  Little … Continue reading

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Love at first sight

I fell in love with this little table while out searching for antiques…. Its not old – just cute with great character!  It’s oval about 16 x 12 and was already painted with Annie Sloan Paris Grey.  It also has a … Continue reading

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Annie Sloan Chalk Paint – the marathon continues

This little table had a dark wood top…it really had style with those cute legs so I decided to just paint the top with some Annie Sloan Pure White. I left the legs the way they were – so here is … Continue reading

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The Great Annie Sloan Paint Experiment

I decided to experiment with the Annie Sloan paints… so i bought some Paris Grey and some Clear Wax and have been painting everything in sight for the last couple of days… out in front of The Whistling Elk in the … Continue reading

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Gift Wrap makes Interesting Wallpaper

Wrapping paper makes great wallpaper collages….it’s fun to design a room around it! We used it in Little Paris on an accent wall – it was easy to apply and easy to take down…..nice… This paper comes in large sheets and … Continue reading

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Desk ? Vanity ? Identity Crisis makes for elegant, sleek design

This amazing piece of furniture arrived on Friday.  It came along with the sofa that i recently blogged about…you know the one i waited all day for…that was so late in arriving… I was so excited about the sofa that … Continue reading

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 Shabby Chic Sofa is sheer elegance

Friday we got a new sofa for The Whistling Elk shop floor!  Its very beautiful and comfortable and has that shabby chic appeal which means it also works for Little Paris. It’s sheer elegance for your home!! The main fabric is … Continue reading

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Painting Fleur de Lis Stencils for a Romantic Room Design

Here on my desk is my lastest project for a client.  We are going to paint fleur de lis designs randomly on her office walls.  I cut this Fleur de lis stencil when i painted the Paris Boudoir in Little … Continue reading

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Spring colors are delightful!

Don’t these beautiful colors just make you happy! and want to make flower arrangements? I love to design florals for clients.  These are all the colors i am using in Little Paris! love the soft hues… even though they are … Continue reading

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Conversation Chair makes for cozy talking

took a quick shot of this new conversation chair that just came in to The Whistling Elk… I’s nice clean lines make it transitional….and the fabric, a nubby linen blend, is a soft off-white  that will make this chair a star in many different settings.  … Continue reading

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Let the fun begin!!

2011 is over, the inventory is done, and the clean up after Christmas is progressing.  That means new merchandise is coming and new vignettes are being set up in the shop! i think this spring “clean up” is my favorite time … Continue reading

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the shop still looks pretty…we still have gifts for all!

It’s still christmas here at The Whistling Elk and Little Paris…things are still sparkling! and vibrant and happy colours are everywhere…. The bedroom is all dressed for Christmas….so inviting! pretty soon it will all be over again, sigh, i will … Continue reading

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Christmas at The Whistling Elk

We are still decorating and enjoying the Christmas season! Shabby Shutters all dressed up! still more to come!

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Today is the LITTLE PARIS Grand Opening Party

It may be cold and windy outside today but it is warm and beautiful and cozy inside Little Paris….and today is the big day! the GRAND OPENING PARTY!! We put a pretty christmas tree in our Paris B oudoir decorated in … Continue reading

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Little iron details

Gee, the fall has really crept up on me!   Today I am sitting here (feeling too lazy to do much)  and  my toes are cold!  I should probably move some furniture….but no instead i am thinking about the last few months … Continue reading

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Little Paris Opens Quietly Today!!

Well, today was the day! We opened Little Paris to the public – we still have a few kinks to work out but we decided to go ahead and softly greet the world! Here’s a little virtual tour….its better to … Continue reading

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one week to go til Little Paris opens!

Little Paris is going to open at the end of next week!  It is finally almost ready!! Little details are falling into place…. Window treatments made with tied up sheers… Love this pink charger….

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I want to move into my little Paris Apartment…

The bedroom portion of the Paris Apartment room is almost complete.  I finished the window treatments last night.   The cornice box is made of cardboard and painted with a white texture paint.  I love the light feeling of this room! … Continue reading

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