Spring Home Tour: Part One

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Spring is definitely in the air in Colorado! We’ve been busy in the tractors prepping the fields for spring planting, and I’ve been spending time freshening up the yard and getting ready for my own planting! I thoroughly enjoy gardening, and I’m so excited to add more plants to our landscaping this year. It’s definitely {read more…}

Fixer Upper Update: Exterior

Fixer Upper Update by The Wood Grain Cottage

I know… I know… The last time I shared an update on the fixer upper was October. My bad. Life happened and before we knew it the weather changed and we couldn’t really finish the last few things we needed to do, which was the exterior. And combine that with prepping for The Vintage Whites {read more…}

Utah Vintage Whites Market Recap

Vintage Whites Market- Utah by The Wood Grain Cottage

Last week Anthony and I, with the help of our families, loaded up our truck and trailer and headed to Salt Lake City, Utah for The Vintage Whites Market. It was such a whirl wind of a few days, but it’s so much fun making it all come together. And just like the market in {read more…}

Milk Stool Makeover

Milk Stool Makeover by The Wood Grain Cottage

I think I may have mentioned before that I really, really love a good stool. There’s just something about them. And heaven knows I’ve done my fair share of makeovers on a stool or two. This girl can’t resist them. And today’s makeover fits into that same category… Here’s what she looked like when I {read more…}

Joss & Main Home Tour And Sale!


I have some very exciting news I’ve been keeping quiet for a few months… click here to sign up, view the sale, and purchase some of your own home goodies! Here’s a little sneak peek at a few of my favorites…  There are plenty of cozy textures, warm & crisp neutrals, perfect touches of pattern, {read more…}

Spring Mantel Decorating

Spring Decorating by The Wood Grain Cottage

Spring is definitely in the air and things are in full bloom around here! My tulips have popped up, and the daffodils are bursting with color! And the birds, let’s not forget their cheerful chirping. I’ve really missed them! Since things are really feeling like Spring outside, I thought the inside should too. And there’s {read more…}

Child’s Desk Makeover

Kid's Desk Makeover by The Wood Grain Cottage

A while back my sister in law went on a little antique shopping trip with me and stumbled upon a cute child’s desk. Albeit, the desk needed a bit of TLC, and definitely a new paint job, but it was perfect for my nephews, so we loaded it up and she dropped it off at {read more…}

Texture & Trim In The Loft

Texture & Trim In The Loft by The Wood Grain Cottage

Our online shop loft/ studio is coming right along. This past weekend, we were able to get everything painted, which was a small feat considering I had all the walls and the floor to paint. Since Anthony and I had to move everything out of the loft in order for me to paint the floors, {read more…}

Drywall In The Loft

Drywall In The Loft by The Wood Grain Cottage

It’s been such an exciting few days around here. Amongst several other things that are going on right now, we have drywall in the loft!! Eeek! While the pictures are nothing super pretty to look at, they are certainly exciting! The drywall has completely changed the entire loft, and it feels like the perfect place {read more…}

Building Our Online Shop: The Loft

Online Shop- The Loft by The Wood Grain Cottage-2

One of my favorite things about blogging, is that it’s our journal. I get to look back at where we started, how far we’ve come, and the dreams we continue to build. I can honestly say, without a doubt, that I never thought I’d be opening an online shop. If you would have told me {read more…}