DIY powder room design… Bathroom design, powder room design…they are some of our favorite things. You know what's NOT one of our favorite things? Purple. They say purple is the color of royalty. And Lorde may have said it best…"we'll never be royals." Good jam, right? We're about to get knee-deep in the muck of this renovation, but before we do, here is the source list for the space: Shopping Sources for this bathroom marble subway tile chandelier burlap ... Read More about A DIY powder room design. AKA “And We’ll Never be Royals”.
This Old House Photo Shoot – Behind the Scene
photo shoot for This Old House magazine... Recently, we had the opportunity to work with This Old House. They did a professional photo shoot of several rooms in our home for the magazine. So this post is a little behind the scene look at the photo shoot. One of the rooms they published is a short little write-up on our daughter's room in our previous home, with a picture that I actually took myself! Here's the shot: I wrote about transforming this space in the post called How we Killed ... Read More about This Old House Photo Shoot – Behind the Scene
And She’s Buying a Stairway to Heaven. Talking Stairs Design.
Stairway design DIY projects... Stairs design. Or staircase remodels/makeovers. Ever had to deal with one? We sure have... "And she's buying a stairway to heaven." Preach it Reverend Plant. He must know. He must be one of us remodel-aholics, because, I've bought a few stairways, and when you see the price tag attached, it's close to a religious experience. Like OLD testament religious...where people stoned people if they thought their quote for a new staircase was too much. But I'm a ... Read More about And She’s Buying a Stairway to Heaven. Talking Stairs Design.
Reupholstering a Chair. Our French-Canadian Chair Makeover.
Reupholstering a chair makeover... My husband's family hails from the U.P....that's upper peninsula of Michigan. And much of his family roots are French-Canadian. I, myself am a mutt. I'm kinda from nowhere, and everywhere, but since I married into a family with a very French-sounding name, I claim I am French...because everyone knows French is fancy. And I like fancy. For instance... Take this chair. I bought two of them at auction for $16 each. If your first thought is, "she overpaid," ... Read More about Reupholstering a Chair. Our French-Canadian Chair Makeover.
A Space for Sweet Cheeks. An outdoor adventure boys bedroom.
an outdoor themed boys bedroom makeover... There's nothing more fun than decorating a little boys bedroom. And since we are a family with several boys, we've tackled multiple DIY boys' bedroom projects. If you have a little guy that you're looking to decorate for, I hope this adventure room of ours gives you some fun ideas for your own space! Meet Sweet Cheeks. At least this WAS Sweet Cheeks. Now he's more like a little elementary school man who we've discovered likes all ... Read More about A Space for Sweet Cheeks. An outdoor adventure boys bedroom.