2. rearrange furniture/remove 'roll-top' desk
3. paint cabinets - add elements
4. move craft stuff into room from baby's room
5. organize craft for easy access
6. move bed into space
woo-weee. this was quite the project!
the cleaning and organizing was chaos. luckily, i had the energy and wherewithal to get all the stuff out of there and off the shelves before my mom had time to volunteer her painting services (i wish i had before pics with our stuff in the office, but i only have before we bought the place - end of post). if i hadn't, i would've been out of luck as my energy disappeared and laura's baby was born (YAY!) so mom had a very short window to
|desk's new home|
it's by the entry + dining room so it now holds all our table linens!
|craft stuff in all sorts of containers|
organized and out of baby's room - check!
the bottom shelves hold 'in-progress' projects.
|up-close of paper, i used mod-podge to adhere and seal|
|i also added a variety of pulls for the lower cabinets. |
i picked them up at cost plus and each one is different.
this shows a bit of the variety.
|guest bed moved into room|
the colors are wild and pull in most others in the room
the tie-in piece :)