This past weekend, Halifax was hit by yet ANOTHER bout of snow. This winter has been beyond ridiculous. We've had METRES of snow. Hey, Mother Nature - parkas and snow boots are NOT appropriate gear for the second week of Spring! Here's what I should be wearing:
Monday, March 2
Remember how I said that our doors were already looking pretty fierce? That may have been an understatement. Check them out now:
We painted them Benjamin Moore's Space Black - which is a fairly true black, although a bit softer. We used a pearl finish, on the advice of the paint store guy (If you're local, we always go to the Acadia & Quigley BM on Quinpool - they're amazing and know EVERYTHING.)
I do acknowledge that our doors were already pretty fantastic - old, solid wood, lots of interesting moulding details. I feel like this transformation is akin to Rachel Leigh Cook taking off her glasses in She's All That and suddenly everyone thinks she's beautiful. Except, I suppose, we put on her glasses. Or maybe we dyed her hair. I don't know. This analogy is getting confusing. Basically, yes our doors were pretty awesome underneath - but even cheap doors look amazing painted black.