Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 4: Math Camp

If you're new here, welcome! I'm participating In the One Room Challenge with hundreds of other designers and DIYers in a supportive and collaborative project that challenges participants to refresh one room on a deadline. There are some amazing transformations by the 20 featured designers and 600+ guest participants which I'd highly recommend checking out.… Continue reading Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 4: Math Camp

Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 3: The Tricks We Have in Our Pocket (Door)

If you're new here, welcome! I'm participating In the One Room Challenge with hundreds of other designers and DIYers in a supportive and collaborative project that challenges participants to refresh one room on a deadline. There are some amazing transformations by the 20 featured designers and 600+ guest participants which I'd highly recommend checking out.… Continue reading Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 3: The Tricks We Have in Our Pocket (Door)

Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 2: A Not-So-Blank Slate

If you're new here, welcome! I'm participating In the One Room Challenge with hundreds of other designers and DIYers in a supportive and collaborative project that challenges participants to refresh one room on a deadline. There are some amazing transformations by the 20 featured designers and 600+ guest participants which I'd highly recommend checking out.… Continue reading Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 2: A Not-So-Blank Slate

Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 1: At Long Last

I'm blogging again, so that can only mean one thing: The One Room Challenge has returned! Given unprecedented times we're facing as a community, adaptation and flexibility is the name of the game. This goes for the challenge itself (bumped back a month, two extra weeks, and strong encouragement to use what you have and… Continue reading Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 1: At Long Last

One Room Challenge Week 6: Final Reveal(ish)

Well, here we are, the end of the One Room Challenge. For the past six (+ one) weeks, I’ve been working at breathing life into our living room. If you’ve been following along from the start, or have caught any of my stories on Instagram, you know that this project has been one of twists,… Continue reading One Room Challenge Week 6: Final Reveal(ish)

One Room Challenge Week 5: Listening to Your House (or a Lesson in Pivoting)

From the very start of the One Room Challenge, I knew this room wouldn’t be 100% finished, and that was by choice. I always thought of this project in two phases. Phase 1 consisted of everything for the ORC (paint, patching, new décor) and phase 2 entailed “nice-to-have” enhancements to be addressed someday down the… Continue reading One Room Challenge Week 5: Listening to Your House (or a Lesson in Pivoting)

One Room Challenge Week Four: Stalling Out

There are several alternate titles I could have chosen for this post: Better Late Than Never (because we're down to the final hours for posting this week), Nothing to See Here, What Happens When Your Fireplace Burns You Out. If you’re just joining me here, I’m participating as a guest participant in the One Room… Continue reading One Room Challenge Week Four: Stalling Out