Kate Coakley's Profile
Hi! I'm Kate.
I am a blissfully married mother of four wonderfully amazing boys, living in rural Michigan where the people are real and the living is simple. . . where the motto is: "a stranger is a friend you haven't met yet"
I am truly a Midwestern gal, living in a white farmhouse cottage on 2/3 acre. I knew this was the right house to buy when I saw the clothesline out back. Silly? Maybe, but it made sense to me. ;)
I love taking simple, beautiful raw items and turning them into lovely, whimsical creations . . . things that seem mostly real with a sprinkling of the unexpected.
I am intrigued and delighted by well-worn vintage items, and love to think of the stories they hold of other peoples' lives. I cannot drive past an…
- Born on July 23
- Joined November 28, 2008
lovely cotton and silk fabrics, sterling silver, laces, velvet ribbons, freshwater pearls, shell buttons, moss, silverplated silverware, vintage linens and hankies, vintage mismatched china, milk glass, old doors, beadboard