Category Archives: Furniture

A Little Boy’s Room

It’s taken me ages to finish EO’s bedroom, but I’m so happy with how it’s turned out! A Review of Progress: You may remember the closet project from a year ago. I still like to come in here and just look … Continue reading

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Desk Makeover

Phase I of our desk makeover is complete! We bought this old desk at an estate sale years ago – before we even moved into this house. It’s been in the office and has been great for sewing and craft … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas! And the Wardrobe is done!!

I hope you are having a joyous holiday season! EO is enjoying his fourth straight day of Christmas celebrations- that’s a lot of paper to try and eat!  It hasn’t been all elves and mistletoe around here though. I’ve had … Continue reading

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Sofa Table Gifts

My grandparents have this little black table in their entryway, and apparently my mom and her sisters have coveted it for years.  Well, Mom decided it was time they all had the table, and that surely I could build it. … Continue reading

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Road Trip!

I know I’ve been MIA for awhile, but THIS was happening!    And, not to mention, all this too! Anyway, school started, Tony went back to work, and I got to start maternity leave! On the first full day of … Continue reading

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Nursery Project 3: Crib

   I did not build our crib. I didn’t even upcycle one. A little piece of me hurts to admit that I found this crib on walmart.com and loved that it had a solid back (for storing things in that … Continue reading

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Nursery Project 1: Glider

Tony purchased this glider for Baby’s room a couple months ago from our favorite shopping spot, Craig’s List.       It was already white, which is the color I wanted (Yay! No painting!), but the cushions were in bad shape. … Continue reading

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Dining Room Chairs

  When we bought our house Tony was very specific on his expectations for a dining room table. It needed to be ornate, and it needed to be huge (or at least have multiple leaves so it could become huge). … Continue reading

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Bedroom Makeover

We actually embarked upon this project only because we bought the new bed, and it just made sense to paint the walls before we put it in. As usual, everything spiraled from there! This post highlights all the changes we … Continue reading

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Traditional Bed into Platform

   While Tony’s been working on the library, I’ve had my own project going. I bought a new bed – a big one! We’ve been talking about getting a new mattress for some time now, and Tony has wanted a … Continue reading

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