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Tuesday, May 21, 2013

6 You are my sunshine

Hi, it’s me, mid-project girl. Remember the Allure flooring project we recently completed in our office and shared on our blog? I’ve been looking for some really cool wall art for this room for a super long time, and truthfully, it’s been a rather exhaustive search.

Aside from the kitchen, this is one of the hardest working rooms in our house. It’s a small 8 x 10 space that serves as a bedroom and dual office work space for two busy individuals. Space is something we don’t take for granted, so every piece we bring in is carefully considered.

I finally found my art choice for this room, and I was so excited when it arrived from my friend Kristi over at
Barn Owl Primitives a couple weeks back.

While I knew exactly what was wrapped up inside this pretty package, I wasn’t prepared for how fabulous it would look in our space.


…You Are My Sunshine…

This is one of the brightest (and smallest) rooms in our house. It fits the sunny disposition and cheerful mood of this space perfectly.


I can’t think of a better way to wake up to greet each day!


I’m such a die hard fan of Kristi’s work. Each sign is distressed and antiqued and hand painted by her. Just check out those gorgeous brush strokes…


We had the choice of Golden Yellow or Straw, and we went with Straw…

You Are My Sunshine Sign Typography Word Art in Golden Yellow or Straw Heavily Distressed

It came signed by Kristi herself…


Best part, it arrived with the saw tooth hanger already attached. All we needed was a nail and hammer and this baby was good to go. (Not like we needed the extra motivation, but it made it all the more sweeter for this impulsive soul!)


To check out Kristi’s hand painted signs, click here. I promise you she’s wonderful to work with!

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  1. Perfect sign for you, Miss Sunshine! Hope to see you at TVM this Sunday.

  2. I bet the whole room is so charming. I wish I could pull things together like I see you and other bloggers do.

  3. The sign.is precious, but I would love to know about those adorable shoes in the.pic at the top of the post!

  4. Sorry for.all the extra punctuation in my previous comment, my phone is going a little cra tonight:(

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