We’ve made some major progress on the family room FINALLY!! I last posted about the very long to-do list of items in this room here. We spent most of the summer living in this “before room” state while I made decisions on materials and lined up different tradespeople. Overall I am SO HAPPY with this […]
The master bedroom isn’t even done but the family room is in need of so much attention, I just can’t ignore it anymore. I guess that’s how it goes in an old house – the to-do list never ends! We easily spend most of our time as a family in this room and it’s downright […]
Is this the saddest looking fireplace/mantel situation you’ve ever seen? Yea…because that’s the fireplace in our family room where we spend 80% of our time as a family. I have to stare at that thing every.single.day and I’ve decided I just can’t stand it anymore. As you can see there’s quite a lot wrong with […]
Our family room is suffering from the brown blahs. I am on a mission to change that little by little this year. We spend at least 65% of our time at home in this room and it is BORING. The dark brown Rhys media suite from Pottery Barn dominates one wall. On the opposite wall […]
I love paint and bold fabric patterns and color in general but this totally restrained living room is refreshing. Sadly with a dog who thinks she owns the couch and a baby on the way, I’m thinking all white furniture might not be the most practical thing in the world.
Craig’s List stalking does pay off! Check out my latest score. Near perfect condition Mitchell Gold for Pottery Barn leather club chair and ottoman for $300!!! Same chair style (though no longer produced by Mitchell Gold) still sells at Pottery Barn for $1,745! Super comfy and deep, perfect for an afternoon nap or reading. This […]