Nugget of the Week: Elephants!

Lately we’ve been a little obsessed with cool tables, and this week has been no different. Our latest addition to the store is the Sloe Gin Fizz Table. With the help of our newbies, we rejuvenated this little gem headed for the trash with a thick coat of glossy black and black leather top. Finished…

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Nugget of the Week: VW Seats and New Retail!

Hope everyone has had a great week! We have been busy busy as always. This week, we have put out a few new treats as well as received some ourselves! First, we have two new items for sale here at the shop. This week, we completed an amazingly adorable love seat. We used a new…

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Nugget of the Week: Popping up in the Neighborhood

Not to brag or anything, but our shop has been called a “beacon of light” in the neighborhood.  Our little shop is nestled among lots of auto shops, a day labor center, a strip club, and a couple sketchy motels where they like to film horror flix.  Don’t get me wrong, we LOVE our neighborhood. …

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Nugget of the Week: Johnny and Dolly!

Last week we alluded to a new project Amanda was working on during our rainy movie day. Now that the project is well underway, we can let you in on it! Ever since we started making the Willie Pillows, we have tossed around ideas for our future profile pillows. Willie is hard to beat, especially…

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Nugget of the Week: Dublin Dr. Pepper and VW Bus Update!

The Sprucettes greatly enjoy their ice-cold beverages, especially during the hot summer months. While helping one of our customers, Meredith discovered that he is the owner of Dublin Dr. Pepper. Needless to say, after our enthusiastic spiel about our love of Dr. Pepper, he returned the following day with two cases for the Sprucettes. If…

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Nugget of the Week: Happy Birthday Meredith!

Yesterday we celebrated Meredith’s birthday!  We had a yummy lunch from Threadgill’s followed by some super scrumptious cupcakes that Amanda made.  Here’s what our little birthday luncheon looked like: Another exciting nugget: this week we enjoyed talking to Justin Bieber on the phone! No, not really.  They were a series of prank calls, but we…

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Nugget of the Week: New Retail and Fourth-of-July Pixie!

The first nugget of the week is a few exciting additions to our shop! We have just completed an AMAZING Mid Century sofa. We acquired this from a spry eighty-year-old woman who was kind enough to give me a lesson  in penmanship while she was here in the studio (apparently the way I hold my…

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Nugget of the Week: 1973 VW Bus

For the last month, I’ve had some VERY exciting news brewing. The Sprucettes have needed a Spruce-mobile for a while, and what could be better than a vintage 1973 Volkswagen Bus for our travels?! This week, we debut a few photos of the our newest addition, mid-restoration. We have several more weeks before this diamond-in-the-rough…

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Nugget of the Week: Dinner, Cupcakes, and Pimm’s Cups!

The lovely Keegan hosted a Sprucette dinner at her house Tuesday evening!  We pooled our resources and had delicious chicken tacos for dinner, dessert from Hey Cupcake (BTW, the new Sweetberry flavor is total yums!), and Pimm’s Cups throughout the evening.  Should you want a refreshing, great-for-billion-degree-heat drink, the Pimm’s Cup could be for you!…

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