Who doesn’t love wood beams? They add character and interest and an architectural element with universal appeal. For those of us not blessed with the real deal in our homes, I found an amazing solution that you can DIY! This has been a 5 year dream of mine. That’s approximately how long we’ve lived in… Read More Faux Wood Beams?? Yes Please!
What do you do when you buy some lovely lamps but the shades are BORING? Well you bust out your paints and get crackin. That’s what I did when I found these beautiful handcarved lamps at Home Goods. I’ve been looking for just the right ones for our family room for quite some time now… Read More Fun, Funky and FREE DIY Lampshades!
YES!! I would do all of the same materials and layout again. I feel very fortunate that I feel that way as I put so much pressure on myself, I mean hey you’re spending a lot of money. If you’re going through the process you want it all to be perfect and exactly what you… Read More Parana White, Soapstone, La Cornue….Would I Do It All Again??
I left you all with the last post of the hollow empty spaces that were our kitchen/pantry and bar area. I’ll skip the boring stuff like moving the plumbing from the old island to the window and bar area, electrical changes (adding outlets, moving/adding pendants and adding can lights) and setting up the venting for… Read More Kitchen Installations and What it looks like Finished!