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Girls Bedroom Tour {Same Stuff, Different Room!}

Posted by on May 10, 2012 in Kid Rooms, Model Homes, Tours, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Girls Bedroom Tour {Same Stuff, Different Room!}

Look familiar?  It should.  Same stuff, different room.  Literally.  The wall to your left as you enter the room…  Turning around and facing where you entered… And concluding this tour, looking left again you’ll find the headboard… So, whatcha think?  Funny how the same stuff arranged differently yeilds a different feel. Share...

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Bar Art

Posted by on May 10, 2012 in Decor, Model Homes, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Bar Art

Here are three custom canvas pieces I completed for the basement bar area.  The goal was to achieve something to fill the space, maintain clean lines, and minimally tie in colors seen throughout the rest of the basement.  The reason for keeping the usage of color to a minimum was to maintain the masculinity of the bar. Share...

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Altered Book: Nest

Posted by on May 9, 2012 in Altered Books, Model Homes, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Altered Book: Nest

Shelves are so much fun!  Functional, decorative, and providing ample ability to place your households personality on display.  I tend to add in a unique piece which serves as a conversation starter.  Nestled into these shelves, you will find a book thats pages spell out ‘NEST.’    Here’s a closer look: Pretty cool, huh?  Wanna know how? More book art created by folding pages can be found: Smocking, MOM, and Megan E-books used to follow patterns and learn to free hand: Page Folding and Block Letters Share...

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Nest Pillows

Posted by on May 9, 2012 in Model Homes, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Nest Pillows

Pillows – so simple, yet not.  Expensive for what they are, yet an accessory you can never have too many of. Know those pillows that come with your sofa?  They’re ok.  Serve the purpose, but nothing particularly special.  I used to use the forms as inserts for other pillows.  But, now they can be customized.  Super easy and cheap!  Here are two I did for one of the model homes: Nest image can be found at The Graphic Fairy {free!} – if you’ve never been there, you need to! Want to know how to do these...

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Office Tour

Posted by on May 9, 2012 in Model Homes, Tours, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Office Tour

Entering from the kitchen, the wall to your right… Looking left, you’ll find a built-in desk boasting with beauty and function… And there you have the office! Carrie Share...

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Girls Bedroom Tour

Posted by on May 9, 2012 in Kid Rooms, Model Homes, Tours, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Girls Bedroom Tour

The girls bedroom is entered through a small hall which is being utilized for a ballet ‘practice area.’  A barre will be installed on the right side in front of the mirrors. On the left side of that hall… Whimsical ballet inspired photographs… In vibrant colors to brighten and connect the hall to the bedroom… A large space with tall ceilings and a huge window… The girls bed is nestled into a corner to your right… Bringing your view a bit left… Continuing left you’ll find the focal...

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Jack and Jill Bathroom Tour

Posted by on May 9, 2012 in Bathrooms, Kid Rooms, Model Homes, Tours, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Jack and Jill Bathroom Tour

Entering throught the boys room… Left is the vanity… Entering through door on right, you’ll find the shower room… Exiting through door on left, you’ll find the girls vanity area… Which will lead you into the girls room… Don’t forget to see the girls and boys bedrooms this bathroom joins! Carrie Share...

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Guest Room Tour

Posted by on May 9, 2012 in Model Homes, Tours, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Guest Room Tour

First door on the left off the upstairs hall is the guest bedroom… Upon entering the room, you will find the cutest little nook immediately to the right… Which is also where you will find access to the bathroom…  The glass shower door truly provides an open feel… Back to the bedroom, dresser is located along the right wall… And as you look left, you will see the focal point of the room enhancing its tall ceilings and skylights.  Last, but not least the bed is placed against the left wall… Go to the...

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Nursery Upcycles: Before and After

Posted by on May 9, 2012 in Uncategorized, Upcycles and Updates | 0 comments

Nursery Upcycles: Before and After

Here are a few before and after pics of items placed into the nursery.  Typically when decorating for a model, there is a warehouse filled with things to utilize.  Here are upcycles from items found in the warehouse: Dresser Pictures and Frames Picture, Frame, and Mat Picture, Frame, and Mat Trinket Box Picture Frames These were simply glazed with paint, unfortunately there are no before pics. Below are items purchased from various thrift stores and upcycled.  A little elbow grease can save a lot of money! Crib Tutorial Rocking...

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Boys Bedroom Tour

Posted by on May 9, 2012 in Kid Rooms, Model Homes, Tours, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Boys Bedroom Tour

Welcome to the boys bedroom.   Hope you like sock monkeys!   A small hallway leads you into the bedroom… Wall to your right boasts a variety of sock monkey themed books…  Directing your focus to the left…  Continuing to look left is the dresser… Followed by sock monkey inspired photography… Ending the rotation around the room is the built-in desk… I highly encourage you to visit the house if you can – pictures really don’t do this home the justice it...

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