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About Chalk Paint® by Annie Sloan

Chalk Paint® decorative paint by Annie Sloan is the unique decorative paint Annie Sloan developed for furniture, floors and walls, drawing on a lifetime of research and experience in working with paint and color. Chalk Paint® adheres to most surfaces and creates gorgeous results quickly and easily. Use it for a textured or layered finish, […]

Join Us For Lunch at Gretchen’s Café

We’re excited to announce the opening of Gretchen’s café at Project1. We’ve teamed up with Gretchen & Dave Perkins to bring you a welcoming spot to relax and enjoy fresh, delicious, casual gourmet cuisine. Come spend the day with us. Gretchen’s Cafe’s location within Project1’s eclectic showroom right between West End Antiques Mall and Crossroads […]

A Fine Vintage

    To those of us in the antiques trade the word vintage might conjure up images of a 1930’s speakeasy membership card (“knock three times and ask for Joe”), an engraved silver flask belonging to a character of (what we imagine) rather dubious notoriety, perhaps a faded photograph of a more faded lady (think […]

Modern Rustic Style

We’re big fans of the HGTV show Fixer Upper.  Hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines of Magnolia Homes in Waco, Texas rehabilitate old houses and furnish them in a laid-back rustic style that blends old and new in a fresh and modern way.       Chip and Joanna’s farmhouse in Waco, Texas   Call it farmhouse, […]

Kitschy Collecting at its Finest

When you think of “retro, vintage baking”, what is the first thing that comes to mind? The one and only, PYREX. Since its introduction to the public in 1915, PYREX cookware has been a hit in the kitchen. And who could  blame the masses? The makeup of this stuff–borosilicate glass–means business. Temperature and shatter resistance […]