getting in the diy spirit
How Dunn makes vintage furnishings her own.
“Our house is small, so the most important thing is to find pieces that fit,” Dunn says. “We look for good shapes that we can repaint or slipcover.”
stir it up
“Mix updated older stuff with new pieces of furniture,” Dunn suggests. The balance keeps a home from leaning too far toward a country aesthetic.
know your resources
“The yard sales in Columbia County are great, but I also look on 1stdibs, eBay, and Craigslist for pieces I really want,” says Dunn. When she does venture out to local sales, she finds that holiday weekends offer the best spoils.