https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zk5_qujRXWk Tokyo Soul - JERRY THE TEACHER! #17 (Minecraft Roleplay) happy new year 2016 pictures New Years Eve 2016 Happy New Year 2016 Pictures funny for friends, New Year Wishes Awesome Whatsapp Status Updates on Merry Christmas 2016 New Year Jokes 2016 New Year Wishes 2016 New Year Greetings 2016 Happy New Year 2016 HD Images, Wallpapers, Photos New Year Greetings 2016, Sms,Wallpaper,cards New Year 2016 Whatsapp status Happy new Year 2016 Quotes Happy New year 2016 images New Year Wallpapers 2016 Happy New Year Images
Houston Design Blog | Material Girls | Houston Interior Design » Evacuation in Style!

Evacuation in Style!

Tuesday, September 30, 2008 | Category: Bed and Bath, Decorating, Design Inspiration

Things are finally feeling a little more normal after Hurricane Ike here in Houston. Some traffic lights are still out but electricity has {mostly} been restored to the millions of people who went without for so long. I think almost everyone in Houston knows someone who was drastically affected by Ike, but our city has really rallied together in an impressive way.

My husband and I hopped around from house to house like gypsies (we were without power for over a week) and I wanted to share the LOVELY guest bedroom we stayed in a few nights. Our friends, Katherine and Brett opened their home for over a week to friends, friends-of-friends, pets, you name it. We watched a lot of this….

Had many a laugh about my dog’s mad camouflage skills….

We did a little bit of shopping and a lot of eating!

Back to the guest bedroom… I just adore it or as Jonathan Adler would say, it’s “j’adorable!” It is a very nice color combination of grey, black, and purple. Here’s what I can remember: headboard – Archer by Crate and Barrel; lamps – Neiman Marcus Last Call; Bedding – Chambers by Williams Sonoma; two dark purple throw pillows – Crate & Barrel: prints above bed – Katherine found them in England; nightstands – thrifted, re-painted, & new knobs.

I have a sneakin’ suspicion that Hartley wants to go back to Brett and Katherine’s and roll around in the flokati.

I also think my husband would go to the zoo once a week if he could! Nothing like a nice “hurrication.”

Related Posts with Thumbnails
Be Sociable, Share!

7 Comments to 'Evacuation in Style!'

DecorPad 01 Oct 08 at 12:04 am

Love the lilac and gray combination!

THE ROOST 01 Oct 08 at 12:33 am

Love the quest room…..how nice of your friends.

Brilliant Asylum 01 Oct 08 at 12:52 am

Your dog on the rug is too funny.

maison21 01 Oct 08 at 4:42 am

your ‘lil doggie made me laugh out loud! too funny!

Courtney 02 Oct 08 at 1:16 am

These pics are great and what hilarious photos of your dog! I love the one of her hiding. Glad you’re back home safe and sound!

Visual Vamp 04 Oct 08 at 7:28 pm

Ah the Hurrication!
Isn’t it nice to have friends and family who open their lovely homes to us?
But I’m thinking of taking a real Hurrication the next tiem, like book Jet Blue to NYC, or a flight to Paris ha ha
xo xo

Down Comforter 06 Oct 08 at 9:18 pm

lovely

Post a Comment