A Thrift Store Bentwood Rocker Gets a Retro Modern Update

Bentwood rocker from It Comes Full Circle

Do you remember bentwood rockers? We had one in our house when I was growing up and I loved rocking in it! They originated in the mid-1800’s when Thonet began creating them in rural Austria and they made quite a resurgence in the 1970’s, when a lot of reproduction bentwood rockers were made and sold.

Now, they are making another sort of resurgence. A lot of the reproduction bentwoods from the 70’s are making the rounds of thrift stores and Craigslist and getting themselves  “made over” with fun colors and fabrics.

Here’s my version!

Country Living Fair 2013

Sarah Gray Miller and me - It Comes Full Circle

Happy Friday, friends! Did any of you make it to the Country Living Fair at Stone Mountain this year or have you attended one of these events somewhere else in the country? We had the chance to go to the Country Living Fair for the second year a couple of weeks ago at Stone Mountain

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WÜDWERK Artists’ Collective – Art for the Greater Good

WÜDWERK Artists collective - It Comes Full Circle

Greetings and Happy Friday! Today I want to share the WÜDWERK artists collecive with you – it’s a fantastic group that I stumbled upon recently, and that I now have the honor of participating in. In my recent post about the Atlanta DIY bloggers meetup in Decatur, I mentioned the lovely work of George Hanna, that

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Mexican Restaurant Style Salsa

Mexican Restaurant Salsa recipe - It Comes Full Circle

Hi there, I hope you are all having a good week! I have sort of been in a fog since the arts festival, so the blog has been quiet this week – but I’m getting back into the swing of things. There’s just something about the salsa that you get in a Mexican restaurant. I

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2013 Rev Fest: The Fall Edition {A Recap}

2013 Rev Fest Fall Edition Recap - It Comes Full Circle

What could be better than an arts and music festival on a sunny, fall day? Just add the delightful smell of coffee that never subsides and you’ve got it. Rev Fest. A unique artists market with the addition of some great music and a friendly crowd made for a fun Saturday in Smyrna, just OTP

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