Wednesday, August 24, 2016

I Heart Chalkboards

I love chalkboards and use them whenever I can.
For my event planning business I use them at weddings and showers, even children's birthday parties.

And back when I had a space at an antique mall I sold a good bit of chalkboard painted items.

And I've got a few chalkboard projects going on right now.
A Door

A Table

And an Ikea frame that used to hang in Baby Girl's UT dorm room.

In other happy(Yes. Chalkboards are happy) news, I have porch posts!

I'm partying with friends at TOHOT

And Make It Pretty Monday

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Jemma@athomewithjemma said...

I love, love your inspiration for chalkboards, they make me happy too.
But your lovely and wonderful new home is coming along so wonderfully and just look at those porches:)
Happy Thursday and thanks for joining us too!

Pam Richardson said...

Lisa, love all your chalkboard inspiration! The porches are going to be wonderful...maybe a chalkboard welcome will find a place at your door?!😊Pam @ Everyday Living

Shirley@Housepitality Designs said...

Love all those chalkboards, especially the standing mirror you have used for events...and the porch looks wonderful!

Stacey said...

Sign me up for chalkboards too! They just draw you in no matter what they look like exactly. They make a room feel homey.

Your house is looking fantastic!

kitty@ Kitty's Kozy Kitchen said...

Ooh I so love seeing progress on your home, Lisa!!! That porch is going to be so welcoming and fun.
Yes, chalkboards add such interest. I even used chalkboard fabric that I covered my grand kids' table top with.
Hope you're having a wonderful week!
P. S. I didn't know that you used to have space at store!

Katie Clooney said...

I agree, I love chalkboards. Your new home is looking great. Enjoy your weekend!

Summer said...

Like that one with the blue ikea frame ♥

Lincuden Cottage Life said...

Hi Lisa! I love chalkboards also, but do not use them enough! Thank you for the inspiration today! Chalkboards really add that special touch when entertaining! ;)

Patti @ Pandoras Box said...

I love the idea of posting a menu, but i often forget!! And I love using chalkboard markers, however I hate the shadow they leave when washed away! Love the aqua frame...

Laura said...

Lisa- those projects are all darling.
And your home!
It is all happening !!!

Celestina Marie said...

Hi Lisa, I love chalkboards too and your photos are great inspiration. Your home is coming along beautiful. Love your porch posts.
I know it is an exciting time. Have a nice weekend ahead.

Blondie's Journal said...

I love them, too. Wish I had more space! At the lake for sure. My handwriting is terrible. Come and do them up for me! ;-D


Saleslady371 said...

Very nice! I use to have one in my kitchen for reminders and I always got a kick out of the notes guests left behind. Teens were the funniest. I miss my chalk board days; the memories are great. said...

I didn't know you were an event it does make sense. How fun!!

Oh, love, love, love the house...just a dream place. Porches!!!

Decor To Adore said...

I am in the midst of party planning for a 50th Anniversary party at the end of September and I think I need to include a chalkboard. I hope you have a wonderful week!

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