I also painted an old white bookcase in bayberry green milk paint which I liked a lot better than the black chest. I haven't touched the antique rocker yet. Need to give that some thought. I placed the burlap wreath in the window. It looks very sweet hanging there. All in all, I like how the porch evolved. I love the swing in the evening and tonight I spotted deer in the cemetery across our road. As the highway is closeby, I pray the deer are safe in their travels.
View from interior of house
View of front door with wreath from Terrain (Westport,CT) and Pineapple Welcome flag from Mark's Garden in Watertown, CT
View from front door
Pear crate from Terrain, rose bud wreath from Mark's Gardens in Watertown,CT, Wicker holder and glass vase from Lucketts. Milk painted chest and victorian rocker.
I have a few more pictures, but I think that gives an idea of the porch. I love this space and spend many hours on the porch. I remember as a child when the thunderstorms blew in, the family would gather on the porch and watch the storm. I now watch the storms with my own children, remembering ...