Spring is Here to Stay!

Welcome to all of you. I am so happy that you have come to check out my sweet little cottage Shabby Lane.  I feel so happy and loved here and just can hardly wait to share it throughout the seasons.   Continue reading

Part 4 of Shabby Lane Tour

Welcome dear friends! I hope that you are enjoying this beautiful Spring weather. I love the Easter season, it is such a time for renewal for me and being in this sweet cottage has really set a lot in motion for me. Continue reading

A Romantic Cottage Bedroom

Welcome my dear blogging friends! I am so excited to show you my Romantic Cottage Bedroom.  It is simple and small but it allows me to put all of my furniture and pretties in it. It truly is a lovely comfortable room. Continue reading

More of Shabby Lane Cottage

Welcome back for more of my sweet little cottage Shabby Lane. Because I have so much to show you I have broken down the tour of my new cottage into a few different posts. Today I will be sharing the outside, hallway and bathroom.

Continue reading

Adding Color and Florals in Your Home Design Part 3

Welcome my dear friends To Anne’s Attic – design.  Just to clear up any confusion my given name is Joanne and because I go by Jo to most of my family and friends I decided to use the latter part of my name anne as part of naming my blog. Anne’s (say it like Annie’s) Attic – design. I always wanted to go by Annie but what can you do when family gives you your nickname from birth?  You Just go with the flow. Continue reading

Sweet Dreams

Good day to you all! As many of you know I live with my youngest son and his wife and four children, two boys and two girls all under the age of eight. I am not only these children’s grams but also their nanny of sorts while mommy and daddy work. I live in their basement apartment which has two bedrooms, one very lovely kitchen, big bathroom, sitting area and dinning area as well as my own entrance. Since the birth of their last baby girl Izabella the boys have taken up residence in the spare bedroom in basement the apartment with me. You have seen pictures of my decorating this sweet little nest for the past two years. I have not imposed my decor on the upstairs rooms until lately.

Continue reading