After a good sleep-in this morning, Jeremy & I headed to one of my favorite stores - Goodwill. And of course, the goodies abounded.
If you ever saw me in thrift stores, you would think I was mentally challenged. I enter like I'm on a stealth mission. When I spot a target from afar...I look left then right, and then practically run to the prey. After a complete biopsy, I have no problem with a brief public celebration. My favorite commemoration of a deal is usually a mini dance move or a little leap with a heel click.
Today a "WAHOO!" escaped my mouth when I found a great $5 fireplace screen. Not only was it in great shape but it was simple and with a contemporary shape. A fireplace screen is one of the cheapest fixes for a bare hearth. This accessory provides dimension, interest and protection for little fingers (& pyromaniacs) that love the flame.
So here is our fireplace (yes, I have not finished painting the mantel - don't judge me) and I think the black screen sets off the slate that we installed for the surround and hearth. What do you think? I likie...