Textiles & Furniture | One Room Challenge Week 4: Global Boho …

Textiles & Furniture | One Room Challenge Week 4: Global Boho Girls Room

We’re in week four of the One Room Challenge, and I’ve made a wee bit of progress on Eleanor’s “global boho” bedroom. Stuff has started arriving and I can see things moving forward now, even though I know most of the work is still ahead of me. Check out the previous weeks’ posts here: Plans for Eleanor’s Global Boho Bedroom (Week 1)Befores & Details on the Plan (Week 2)Wallpaper Options (Week 3)Textiles & Furniture (Week 4)How to Hang Removable Wallpaper (Week… View Post

Removable Mudcloth Wallpaper Options | One Room Challenge Week 3: …

Removable Mudcloth Wallpaper Options | One Room Challenge Week 3: Global Boho Girls Room

This One Room Challenge is going to be very last minute, I think. It’s already week three, as in: the reveal is three weeks away. I’m panicking, mostly because the one key design feature of this bedroom makeover – the removable mudcloth wallpaper – probably won’t arrive until the last week, if I’m lucky. Because, um, I haven’t actually ordered it yet. Plans for Eleanor’s Global Boho Bedroom (Week 1)Befores & Details on the Plan (Week 2) Wallpaper Options (Week 3)Textiles… View Post

Befores & Details on the Plan | One Room Challenge …

Befores & Details on the Plan | One Room Challenge Week 2: Global Boho Girls Room

I didn’t get to sharing the ‘before’ photos of my daughter’s soon-to-be global boho bedroom last week. It’s the room I’m working on for this round of the One Room Challenge. Plans for Eleanor’s Global Boho Bedroom (Week 1)Befores & Details on the Plan (Week 2)Wallpaper Options (Week 3)Textiles & Furniture (Week 4)How to Hang Removable Wallpaper (Week 5)The Reveal (Week 6)Bonus: How to Make A DIY Wall Hanging So, before photos. Here they are. Hastily snapped on my phone,… View Post

A Global Boho Girls Bedroom | One Room Challenge …

A Global Boho Girls Bedroom | One Room Challenge Week 1

It’s One Room Challenge time again! The One Room Challenge is a bi-annual design event, hosted by Calling It Home. Over the course of six weeks, design bloggers work on transforming a space, posting weekly updates. Every Wednesday, 20 featured designers post their progress (see their links here), and every Thursday, guest participants join in (check those out here). If you’d like to skip to any of my other posts for this round of the challenge, here are those links: Plans… View Post

The Floor Plan (And What I’d Do …

The Floor Plan (And What I’d Do If It Were Mine)

I’ve drawn up a floor plan for the last few houses we’ve lived in, usually before we’ve moved in. They’re great for getting an idea of what will fit and how layouts might work before you start shifting furniture around. You can accurately measure square footage this way, and it’s interesting to see how different houses really compare. Our current home is about 1100 square feet (102 square meters). For comparison, our previous rental was 880 sq ft, and I… View Post