Before and After: Custom Closet Video

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey Even the smallest closet can incorporate some clever ideas!! Here are three of my favorites. 1. Make a sunglass drawer. It’s super easy, just cut a piece of plastic roofing the size of your drawer and cover it with velvet using a spray adhesive. 2. Add in... Read More »

Before and Afters

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey I live a life filled with a “before and afters”. It’s a thrilling way to think about things. We so often pick up something and think…what the hell should I do with this. Here are a few fun examples of how a beautiful before can become an... Read More »

Before and After: Lotus Root and Chips

By Libbie Summers Photography by Chia Chong The beauty of the lotus root. Peel, slice, fry, salt, repeat. Lotus root…before.  Lotus root…after. Spiced Lotus Root Chips (try with any of the finishing salt recipes below)  What you need: 1 lotus root, peeled using a vegetable peeler juice from one lemon canola oil for frying... Read More »

Before and After: Spring Onions and Waffles

Recipe and Styling by Libbie Summers Photography by Chia Chong Spring Onions…before. Spring Onions…after.  Savory Spring Onion and Pancetta Waffles (maple butter, sea salt) makes 5/serves 4 for breakfast or dinner/serves 20 for an appetizer Ingredients: 1 packet active dry yeast 1 cup warm water ½ teaspoon sugar 3 cups All-Purpose flour ½ teaspoon... Read More »

A Fun Before and After Video!

By Libbie Summers Assisted by David Dempsey Special Guest Puppy Appearance by Daisy Pape Before and after fun isn’t just about weight loss images or drastic hair cuts. This week I’m celebrating all the beauty found in a before and an after. This is just a little taste of what’s in store…and it involves... Read More »