DIY a (Faux) Paneled Wall!

Yesterday we shared our friends’ entryway makeover as a whole (this photo of Miss M checking out her foyer is too much!), and now we’re going to dive into the most simple paneled wall DIY. I suppose this could also qualify as board and batten, although inspiration photo searches pull up B&B as going mid-way […]

A New Entry for Friends (+ an Ace Giveaway!)

Last week, we shared with you this DIY bench – but it wasn’t for us. Today (and a handful of working weekday nights later), we’re excited to share with you its new, finished home! For the last year, you know that we’ve been happily working with Ace Hardware to complete projects around our home, and […]

Feeling Green (+ a Giveaway!)

Hello, 2014! Through some sort of miracle (or in other words, some extreme hustling in December), Scott and I were able to take off the last 2 weeks from work work. Rather than painting portraits (me) and sporting stripey ties (him) from 9-5, we spent the days with family and friends, couch dates and early […]

The Stairs: 0, Kim: 1

It never, ever ceases to amaze us how one coat of paint (or in our case, primer) can make all the difference in a room. With that said – in between scrubbing the walls, priming the walls and disinfecting every single surface on the second floor – the upstairs unit still feels… off. In a […]