We have a room upstairs that up until a few weeks ago was just sitting there.
I hadn't decorated it at all in the 16 months we've been here.
In fact, I think the furniture was sitting where the movers put it when they carried it in last June.
I recently decided it was time to take care of business and make something out of this space.
When we first got here, I had in mind to buy some new furniture for the room
So I worked with my red couch and green chairs that were just recovered about 4 years ago.
They are like new.
Those colorful wooden orbs kind of inspired the colors I wanted to use overall.
I found that huge fun clock at Kohl's for $30.00 a few weeks ago!!
This fun floral fabric really helped me pull together what I already had and still make it new.
I spotted this fabric when Shirley at Housepitality Designs was using it on her bar stools.
After Pinning about a hundred gallery walls, I decided to incorporate one above the red couch.
We already owned everything you see. I did remove old art work and spray paint some frames.
The snapshots are clipped onto wires and will be changed regularly.
My sons are 24 and 21.
Am I the only mom who can't stop looking at their little child faces?
I just keep pulling out old pictures all the time.
There's still a little more to be done.
We are making a table out of an old door inspired the one made by
This will give us a place to work on projects, do puzzles, and sit a snack. :)
I'll show more soon.
What have you been up to?