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life in the country

  • round top christmas parade (junk gypsy co.}

    seize the (holi)day.

    it’s that time of year. that time when you get all kinds of warm fuzzies at the sight of twinkly lights and tear up like a baby watching ELF (not me mind you…but i…

    December 4, 2015
  • {junk gypsy co.}

    home sweet farm.

    we’ve always been inspired by the countryside. the nothingness that is really everything. the wide open spaces. the rolling green pastures, bales of hay scattered through the fields, old men on tractors, cows grazing,…

    September 10, 2015
  • welcome home.

    about 4 years ago, we made the decision to move to round top. to move our families. our business. our lives. after looking in cities across the state far and wide for the perfect…

    September 24, 2013
  • destination: unknown

    for thanksgiving, we did what we always do. we did what is tradition in the sikes family. we went to our 3rd-generation family farm in arkansas. it’s kind of like a redneck prenup…when you marry a…

    December 3, 2012
  • mobile home.

    about a year and a half ago, we did this… typically our trailers are loaded with home decor. but this time, the trailer was loaded with a HOME. there’s a first time for everything…and…

    September 5, 2012
  • sanctuary of junk.

    there are some things you just can’t rush. pops’ buttermilk biscuits, sanding before the paint is dry, & constructing our junk headquarters. as junk conservationists, (that’s right, we’re not hoarders…we’re junk conservationists…it’s highly scientific. google…

    May 30, 2012
  • rebel child.

    there’s something about a photoshoot that i love. that we all love. it’s exciting. it’s new. for this shoot we were inspired by roadside stops and old merle haggard songs. dusty, crusty ole codgers and…

    March 19, 2012
  • grit.

    grit. amie and i were taught many things as kids…how to ride a bike, always say thank you, don’t skip school (oh wait, wrong family)…anywho, you get the point. but probably definitely (you like…

    March 8, 2012
  • why dream ordinary.

    there’s a little place here in round top that we love to go… with a little quote that we love to read… the round top library. a place for families, a place for peace.…

    February 29, 2012