I finally made the trip to Ikea to get some curtains and curtain rods. (Side note: NEVER go to Ikea on a Saturday if you can avoid it. Seriously. Ugh.) Anyway, I purchased the Ritva curtains at 118" length. They were $34 per pair, very reasonable! I have nine foot ceilings and wanted to be … Continue reading Dressed up walls
The dining room renovation is nearly complete. It is not yet decorated, but that part may take awhile. The dining room took forever to get finished because not only was there water damage in the ceiling that needed fixing, but there was also a set back where we had to take down the ceiling to … Continue reading Dining room transformation
I created a design board for what I am thinking I want my entryway to look like. If you have read any of my other posts, you may have noticed that I post a lot of design ideas but relatively few posts about the design actually implemented. Why, you may ask? Not really sure. I'm coming … Continue reading Entryway design board
Made this design board last night when I was babysitting my nephew. I've been MIA from the blog, but only because my family has had to take some time off working on the house. We are back at it now!Living RoomAnd here is the dining room design board that I created a few months ago:Dining … Continue reading Living Room Design Board
The entryway has finally been painted and the new light is hung. It has been a long time coming because of the repairs and because we have gotten distracted on several other projects. Before:Here is a before picture from how the house looked before we bought it. The floors and wood detail are beautiful, but there … Continue reading Entryway is painted!
Paint is on the walls in the kitchen :)Also got a call yesterday that the family room furniture I ordered is in! They are going to hold it for a few weeks until I can pick it up. Bar exam in 11 days!! Yikes.