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One Room Challenge Week 5 | Bentwood Chair & Nightstand

Welcome back to week 5 of the One Room Challenge! This week I have continued to upcycle second-hand furniture to fit within the design of my daughters' vintage-inspired bedroom makeover. Last week I painted the vanity/desk from my MIL blue and it looks really…

October 27, 2021

How To Easily Make A Scalloped Shelf | IKEA Hack

I have owned a pair of IKEA RIBBA picture ledges (similar) for a decade and continue to love their functionality. I actually don't think IKEA even sells this particular style anymore. When I began planning my daughter's vintage-inspired bedroom makeover, I …

October 25, 2021

One Room Challenge Week 4 | Easy IKEA Hack

Welcome back to week 4 of the One Room Challenge! We are at the halfway mark of updating my daughter's bedroom and I still have lots of fun projects to share. This week I tackled another fun IKEA hack in Evelyn's …

October 20, 2021

One Room Challenge Week 3 | Upcycling Furniture

Welcome back to week 3 of the One Room Challenge! This week I spent time upcycling a thrifted peg rail and two IKEA Ribba photo ledges and I think it may be my favorite IKEA hack to date! …

October 13, 2021

The Best Neutral Pink Paint Colors to Try at Home

ks, I will be getting started on a bedroom makeover for my daughter and, unsurprisingly, she has requested pink walls. When she told me what color she wanted to paint her walls, I realized that I had never painted any interior pink before! Today…

September 16, 2021

Easy IKEA Hemnes Dresser Hack to Try at Home

This IKEA hack transformation may be my favorite one yet! I decided to give our current IKEA Hemnes dresser an update when I was putting together the design plans for our master bedroom makeover. …

August 23, 2021

The Best Cottagecore Paint Colors to Try at Home

I have always loved the cottage style. My college bedroom was filled with shabby chic target bedding, a DIY green and white chippy bed frame, a wicker dresser, and a vintage, iron standing birdcage. In our first home, I tried to achieve the cottage…

July 14, 2021

How to Paint a Dated Rock Fireplace | DIY

We painted the dated, rock fireplace in our kids' playroom! Our third home had a great garden-level space that we used for the kid's playroom, but the giant rock wall made the room feel dark.…

June 28, 2021

How to Camouflage Your Electrical Meter | DIY

Earlier this year we began work on our backyard to prep for the English garden I planned to build. Today I am sharing a quick and easy DIY project that has helped to camouflage the ugly electrical meter on the back of the house.…

June 17, 2021