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Saturday, June 21, 2014

Margie Garland had the MacKenzie-Childs Thistle chandelier on her computer wish list for years. Multicolored and funky with glass-beaded fringe on its shades, it would never have worked in the ancient farmhouses she had previously lived in.But it would feel right at home in the new house she was building in the center of Ligonier, especially if it had equally colorful companions to play with.So she did it. She painted the walls of every room the same bright hues she loved in the chandelier.