Marble Paper Night Lights

Marble Paper Night Lights

My new obsession, marble paper night lights.  I have been making night lights for many years, out of vintage wallpaper and images. Recently I have been working more with hand painted and marble papers. The combination of paper and light brings endless joy.  Night...
New Year ~ New Site

New Year ~ New Site

Happy New Year!!!   It has been a while since I have sat down to write a post.  So much has been going on, lots of new things to share. Shandells.com has gotten a new facelift, out with the old and in with the new. Take some time to search around, new items will...
Lots of color on One Kings Lane

Lots of color on One Kings Lane

Lots of fall colors on my current One Kings Lane Sale.  Fall is a time for change, add a splash of color in an unexpected place with a lamp, pair of shades, a new chandelier, all to make you smile. Enjoy browsing what I have up for sale, click here....
Shandell’s new home

Shandell’s new home

Murphy’s Law “Everything takes longer than it takes.”  Shandell’s arrived in it’s new home in July.  The unpacking of 100’s of lamps, parts, papers, setting up and painting is finally done (still have some more to do). In my mind I...
Moving Sale!!!!! Christmas in July

Moving Sale!!!!! Christmas in July

Shandell’s is moving at the end of the month to new larger studio in Pine Plains, NY the next town over. If you have been in lately, you have probably noticed that I have grown out of my space. Everything in stock will be on sale until July 16th,...
Hudson Valley, The Home Issue

Hudson Valley, The Home Issue

Thank you to Hudson Valley Magazine for the current mentions.  Shandell’s is thrilled that you picked our  Honeysuckle vintage image wastebasket for your “the hot hue of the home”.  I have fallen head over heals in love with pink this year, I have...
Joy to the World.

Joy to the World.

When I uncovered a great box of vintage Christmas cards, this one pictured above was on top. “Joy to the World” Wishing you, Peace, Hope & Joy. See you in 2011. Susan
Grow It Your Self

Grow It Your Self

One of my daily reads, A Way To Garden did a story on WPA posters.  The graphics alone make you want to plant your own garden.  Well this year I was unable to plant a garden (but have big plans for next year). The garden I have been growing has been Shandell’s,...
Eddie Ross + Elle Decor = EE

Eddie Ross + Elle Decor = EE

A little over a week ago, I received a phone call from my friend Eddie Ross.  He needed some lampshades and lamps for Bloomingdale’s Big Window Challenge. He brought in a pair of wonderful peacock blue, mid century lamps that he got from Deborah at Buck House....
A Project for “The Sister Project”

A Project for “The Sister Project”

There is this amazing place on the internet called The Sister Project, a network of blogs about sisters and sisterhoods of all kinds. A place where I have met the most incredible women from all over.  A place to learn about myself and sisters.  To share with sisters...
Grateful!!!!

Grateful!!!!

Shandell’s will be starting it 6th year in Millerton this Friday.  I would like to say thank you to all who have helped me get here and those who I have not met, only know through the world of blogging, Twitter and Facebook. I was at a party a couple of years...
Shandell’s new studio

Shandell’s new studio

Shandell’s is getting ready to move into a fabulous new studio. Still located in Millerton, NY, Shandell’s will be located at the corner of Rt 44 (Main Street) & Rt 22, in a restored 1930’s garage. I have taken some pictures of the new space and...

Hurray, my first post.

Welcome, I have finally sat down to write my first post. Unsure of this territory, I will dive in as I have always done with things in the past. It has been a very busy summer, Shandell’s was lucky enough to be featured in the NY TIMES in July. Bringing an array...