3 1/2 years later we have a mantel over our fireplace. Miracle! My dad came down a few weeks ago & built this from scratch for us. I'm so excited to decorate - there are so many directions to go in. Here are some favorites from my magazine collection:
Credits from top to bottom: 1. Domino mag via sfgirlbybay 2. via sfgirlbybay 3. Domino Mag Nov. 2008 4. InStyle Home Fall 2006 5. InStyle Home Fall 2006 6. InStyle Home Fall 2006
Any without links are images I have scanned - I will put them on my flickr with more specific credits.
Random scanning tip: When scanning a magazine page or any other two-sided page, place a piece of black matboard or contruction paper behind the image. It will keep the other side from showing through : )