Weekend Finds: Upholstered Dining Chairs

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One of the questions i receive the most is about our dining chairs.  We purchased them 6 years ago from a Greek store. So far i have not been able to find them online, so i thought i’d share with you a few patterned upholstered dining chairs. Not all of them are black and white with floral pattern, but i could definitely see them in our dining room.

Μία από τις πιο συχνές ερωτήσεις που δέχομαι έχει να κάνει με τις καρέκλες της τραπεζαρίας μας. Τις αγοράσαμε πριν 6 χρόνια από ένα ελληνικό κατάστημα. Μέχρι στιγμής δεν έχω καταφέρει να τις ξαναβρώ, παρ’ολά αυτά βρήκα μερικές παρόμοιες. Όχι απαραίτητα ασπρόμαυρες ή με λουλουδάτη ταπετσαρία, αλλά σίγουρα μερικές που θα διάλεγα για την τραπεζαρία μας.

Upholstered Dining Chairs

 

  1. Upholstered Grey Flower Print Fabric  |  2. Famous Chaz Upholstered Chair  |  3. Libby Upholstered Chair  |  4. Striped Dining Chair With Trim Nail Head  |  5. Grey Floral Wingback Hostess Chair  |  6. Round Back Chain Print Chair

  Do you prefer upholstered or are you more of a classic plain wooden chair?

  Λοιπόν, ντυμένες με όμορφο ύφασμα ή απλές ξύλινες καρέκλες για εσάς?

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$100 Room Challenge: Bedroom Makeover Week 2

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I got out of schedule this week. So sorry. I had strong itching on Monday evening and then rashes showed up on both my hands. I thought it was another incident of chronic urticaria, but there was a surprise. It’s hand, foot and mouth disease. I have not slept for 2 nights in a roll and the itching is…oh my! No words for it! I pray that no one gets it from me. These were all the health news. Back to the makeover.
 This week, continuing the low budget room makeover, i changed the curtains and added an eye-catching decoration above our bed. I am excited to say that both of these cost me $0! Yes, $0…My mom had the curtain fabric, but has never used it. I was looking for white curtains, and there you have it! Our sheer white curtains, with white floral emroidery on them. We have floral pattern on our bedspread, also white on white. And my home office chair, i borrowed one form our dining chairs, has also floral upholstery, black and white.

Vintage White Curtains With Floral Embroidery

$100 Room Challenge. New Bedroom Curtains

But, the big star of this room is the decoration above the bed. You know those (affiliate link) expandable trellises fences with the artificial ivy, right? Well, i got one a couple of years ago, removed the plastic leaves and used them for decorating one corner of our balcony railing. I did not use a specific pattern, so it would look more real.  But, i did not throw away the fence. It’s been outside, in a corner and now is the time for it’s glory! Above the bed decorating with an expandable trelis fence!
Above the bed decorating idea.

Wall Decoration Idea. Above the bed or a sofa. Using an expandable trelis fence.

So far, the cost for this low budget room makeover is 28$, for getting the cushions and fabric for the bed. Not bad! Next week i’ll tell you all about the bedroom lighting and our home office!

Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4

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$100 Room Challenge Week One : Bedroom Makeover

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$100 Room Chalenge
Graphic created By Brittany Goldwyn
 Welcome to the $100 Room Challenge, my first one! I am excited to be participating in January challenge, along with many more talented bloggers. Erin from Lemons, Lavender and Laundry came up with this idea in September 2015 and is the one that is organizing all this! In the next 4 weeks we will be sharing our ideas for making over one room with a budget limited to $100. And we hope you find inspiration and ideas for your home.
 Καλώς ήρθατε στην Μεταμόρφωση Δωματίου των $100. H Erin από το Lemons, Lavender and Laundry είχε την ιδέα για αυτή την πρόκληση και είναι αυτή που την διοργανώνει. Είμαι ενθουσιασμένη που συμμετέχω κι εγώ σε αυτό, για πρώτη φορά, μαζί με άλλες ταλαντούχες κυρίες. Στις επόμενες 4 εβδομάδες θα μοιραστούμε μαζί μας τις προτάσεις και ιδέες μας για να μεταμορφώσουμε ένα δωμάτιο με $100. Ελπίζω να βρείτε έμπνευση και λύσεις και για τους δικούς σας χώρους.

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2016 Last Post And Our Best Wishes

 That’s all! Another short year passed by! This one was a weird, emotional week. I hope the last week of the year is going to be better. As you have already read this is my last post for 2016. I am returning January 4 and i am excited to be participating in the $100 Room Challenge! I hope you all have a Merry Christmas and a fabulous New Year!

Our White And Silver Christmas Tree

 Πάει κι αυτό, σχεδόν δηλαδή! Τέλειωσε η χρονιά. Αυτή ήταν μία περίεργη, φορτισμένη εβδομάδα. Ελπίζω η τελευταία εβδομάδα του χρόνου να είναι καλύτερη. όπως ήδη διαβάσατε αυτή είναι η τελευταία ανάρτηση της χρονιάς. Θα επιστρέψω στις 4 Ιανουαρίου και είμαι ενθουσιασμένη! Θα συμμετέχω για πρώτη φορά στην Μεταμόρφωση Δωματίου των $100. Σας εύχομαι ολόψυχα Καλά Χριστούγεννα και μία υπέροχη Νέα Χρονιά!

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Christmas Crafts & Ideas: Yummy Kourabiedes Recipe

Every year, during and before Christmas there is a big fight over this, all over the country: kourabiedes or melomakarona. I like them both, but my husband simply hates kourabiedes and loves melomakarona. My mom loves kourabiedes! Our 3 year old, naturally likes them both! After sharing Katerina’s recipe for melomakarona, it’s time to tell you all about my favorite kourabiedes recipe. My friend who makes these combines 2 recipes to come up with this one. They are the tastiest ones i have ever eaten! Anything she makes is delicious! Especially the sponge cake, which she uses for her amazing fondant cakes.

Κάθε χρόνο τα ίδια αυτή την περίοδο. Κουραμπιέδες ή μελομακάρονα; Ποιος προτιμάει τι; Να πω την αλήθεια μ’αρέσουν και τα 2. Ο άντρας μου προτιμάει τα μελομακάρονα, ειδικά τα πολύ πολύ σιροπιασμένα. Ο μικρός μας πάλι, προτιμάει και τα δύο. Λογικό! Αφού λοιπόν η Κατερίνα μοιράστηκε την συνταγή της για μελομακάρονα, ήρθε η ώρα να σας δώσω και την συνταγή για τους περίφημους κουραμπιέδες που σας υποσχέθηκα. Η φίλη μου, από την οποία τους έμαθα, συνδύασε 2 συνταγές σε μία και το αποτέλεσμα είναι εξαίσιο! Ό,τι και να φτιάξει εδώ που τα λέμε είναι εξαιρετικό! Ειδικά το sponge cake που χρησιμοποιεί για τις υπέροχες τούρτες με ζαχαρόπαστα που φτιάχνει!

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