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The Right Fit for the Living Room

The Right Fit for the Living Room

Me: “I rearranged the living room today.” Dave: “Oh … Ok.” – Two weeks later – Me: “I rearranged the living room today. I like it. I mean it’s better … I’m liking it.” Dave: “Ok.” – One day later – Dave: “Why are you moving the couch?” Me: “I didn’t like my desk in that […]

DIY Bar Table from a Reclaimed Wood Door

DIY Bar Table from a Reclaimed Wood Door

Hey folks, the last time I shared this corner of my dining room, it looked like this. That old dresser is now storing clothes in our master bedroom, and I’ve replaced it with a new functional piece of diy furniture. Like most areas of our little home, this corner needed to serve more than one purpose. I decided […]

Furniture Flip: Midcentury Modern Nightstand

Furniture Flip: Midcentury Modern Nightstand

I bought this skinny little table from Hobby Lobby about five years ago. I liked the rustic wood and metal look, and at the time I was looking for a nightstand for our master bedroom. The surface area was always a little too small, and after getting a lower-profile bed a couple years ago, it no […]