The lights make the room. That's what they say. Well not really, but I say that sometimes, so check out how we used lamps, extension cords and remote control sockets to create a nice usable lighting solution for our bedroom.
The last few weeks have been crazy busy. John and I have been slammed with our day jobs and lots of weekend traveling. Unfortunately, we haven’t had a ton of time to really finish off the master bedroom. At this point, it feels like a lingering project that will never get done and I hate that. However, a few weeks ago we finally made some progress by getting around to replacing our fan. Pictured below is the on
We install some wall mounted storage in the bedroom in the form of a fauxdenza. See how to assemble IKEA cabinets and combine them with some finished lumber to really add some character to your bedroom or foyer, or any room really.
Shortly after we moved into the house, John and I painted our bedroom. Initially we spent lots of time debating the color. We settled on what we thought was a light tan, but it turned out to be more of a creamy yellow.While we weren’t thrilled with the color we thought we could learn to love it. However, after a year we decided that we officially hated it. This time we put a little less thought into it and se
The side tables in our bedroom have been a bit difficult to place. At first, they wouldn’t fit where we had the bed, so we moved the bed and changed the layout of the room. The tables then sat on a wall under the window with an uneven floor. We shimmed them, which worked fine, but they still took up way to much floor space and we also just started using them to store random stuff. You can see in this post that
We bring the master bedroom up to speed with a coat of clean fresh yellowish beige paint, and some accessories with pops of teal to balance out the warm palette of the carpet, walls and wooden furniture.
We have more than a few bare walls in our house, and the plan is to just take it a room at a time. The first area we decided to tackle was the empty space above our dresser in our master bedroom. So I started to look around the house for just the right item to hang there, and I didn’t really find anything in one of our many “waiting to be hung” piles. Then I moved onto surveying the walls for items