We've been working on this project forever! I think it is going on two and a half months now. It has definitely taken longer than expected! We expected to be done with this project in two weekends. It has a lot more finishing work to do than we ever expected! Slow and steady for the… Continue reading Board and Batten Part 1
All twelve panels are finally done! We raised the curtains rods, and the curtains are hung. Before the big reveal, though, let's get a before picture! When we moved in the room looked like this: We then painted and it looked like this: And with the curtains it now looks like this: Can I just… Continue reading Curtain Reveal
Last time I wrote, I was in the middle of making 12 curtain panels. I walked you through half the steps that I took to make one panel. You can find Part one here. Once again I followed an excellent tutorial from View Along the Way. You can find her post here. For this project… Continue reading Curtains Part II
Is it just me or is Fall flying by with a blink of an eye? I can't believe that Halloween is quickly approaching and that our eight week Fall program at work is quickly coming to a close! I think I may finally be able to breathe a little bit! This weekend has been nice. … Continue reading Living Room Curtains Part 1
I know I have been slacking on the writing over here. It has been crazy busy over here between Fall programs at work, football season, and family life. We have also been trying to wrap up three projects at once. Note to self- this is why you finish a project before you start another one. … Continue reading How we hang heavy items on our plaster walls
For the past few weeks now we have been working on our dining room. We have slowly but surely been working to finish putting board and batten up in our dining room. As soon as we saw this house in February, I dreamed of putting board and batten into our dining room. It just seems… Continue reading Dining Room Plan
So this post is a little late this week. This momma has been swamped. Sixty hour work week, but at least its doing something I love. Plus, our daughter has had one nasty cold! I have enjoyed the evening snuggles in the rocking chair, but this virus needs to go! I hate seeing my baby… Continue reading Curtain Fabric is in!