I haven't had much time for the William and Mary House today, because I've been trying to finish off my swap gifts for Caterina's Holiday Swap :)
But after messing with the tiles yesterday, I'm now at this point:
That's not the real kitchen fireplace, of course, it's the dining room fireplace, just put in these photos as a visual placeholder to help me visualize proportions better.
And here it is in its true home in the dining room. You really have to use your imagination for this one :) Imagine panelling and scenic wallpaper in here ... I really like Kris's settee here, too -- I may have to get her to make me a different one for the parlour! This is an old-fashioned dining table for 1697-1710, but I'm imagining that the owners of the house are a tad eccentric!
Sometimes Stuff Breaks.... - The gate to the Japanese vignette is finally finished, but it apparently fell onto the Japanese maple tree. While showing that one off recently, we discove...
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