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So for awhile now Ive been talking about getting my family room

So for awhile now Ive been talking about getting my family room

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So, for awhile now, I've been talking about getting my family room

Got a nice new addition to our family room last week. Well, actually two. And I love them so much I had to blog about it. I've been wanting some of those ...

Here's a little taste of what I've been up to lately!! Feeling so thankful for my sweet clients who fully trusted in my design vision and…

So the last month has been a bit crazy! New job and new house!

... I've got so far. my living room

My living room reveal is finally here! I've had requests for this post for months and months and I'm so excited to finally be sharing it!

our living room: before and after

... on Instagram: “Whatever happened to eating whatever you want, being 18 and still feeling great about yourself, physically!?!? I feel like I've been …”

Neutral Modern Living Room

I've been spending way too much time in my own house. Well, it's school holidays and we're home a lot. Especially when it's stinking hot! So I have been ...

I have been showing parts of the process on IG stories and I've been getting lots of positive feedback about those, so I thought I'd do a blog post of one ...

Painting the walls of our living room absolutely breathed life into the space. I feel like it's helped get us on the right track. And I've been spending the ...

I've still got some walls to cover with pictures and things but that's exactly the kind of thing I like to procrastinate so maybe this summer I'll get ...

I used my beautiful O Come Let Us Adore Him sign from Scripted Simplicity that I've had for a couple of years and it's the perfect sentiment for the ...

If you've followed my stories, you know it's been bothering me and I've been trying to figure it out for awhile. Here's where we started with it a year ago.

You can see more photos of our living room here during the day in this post (and without that *stylish* changing table next to the fireplace that i tried to ...

Our family room is my favorite room in our house mostly because there is no TV and its southern facing so its always bright and warm and cozy. I've styled ...

I've been working so much on helping my clients get prepared for Spring gatherings. Getting together and eating at the table is such a beautiful way to ...

I live in Texas so our summer basically started way back in April and that's when I originally decorated for summer. It's been a few months so I've been ...

Our living room has been on the top of my list. We got a new off-white linen sectional delivered a few weeks ago to kick things off so I've been looking for ...

Funny enough, a few weeks later, my family bought me a bar cart from Wayfair.ca – something that I've been (not so discretely) hinting about.

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So excited to share my latest home decor reveal with you all! It's time to talk living room decor. This is where all the laughter on “Bachelor Monday” ...

It kind of felt like we had furniture floating around the kitchen and living room without defining the space.

So much better than just paint. It reminds me some of the Austin limestone I've always loved. This made the room sooooo much brighter. Now for the results.

Well, this is by far the longest I've ever spent decorating a room and maybe the most challenging room in our home, but the payoffs are SO BIG.

So I've been throwing this idea of having a "play area" in our living room for awhile now, and I'm happy to say that we finally got all .

Family Room 2

I've shown you how to get my dining room look, my kitchen look and now my living room look. I want to change so many aspects of my ...

... overall I've always felt like our lounge room was yet to be properly tackled and issues addressed – so that I look at it and love EVERY corner of it.

It was handy that the table was light and slim, so fitted perfectly between the rug and fireplace without looking obtrusive.

Christmas decor has been down for awhile now and Spring is right around the corner, so I've been giving my home decor a little refresh.

In my last post, I mentioned that I've been getting up early to write. I don't *always* do it, but I'll tell you what: getting to see the sun rise *almost* ...

That's it for the family room Fall house tour. Hopefully I'll get my camera back on track so I can show you guys the kitchen and breakfast room.

This china cabinet was in the entry way of our last house. I've had it since I was little so it's very special to me. I wrote a post awhile back about ...

I've been in reflective mode ever since we announced our final year in January. I've been looking back at the old Design*Sponge at Home book (It's so fun!

Every time I put up images of our house on Instagram, I trigger a chorus of questions about having dark walls. So here are some secrets of the dark side, ...

I didn't mean for that break to be so long. I've been struggling with some SADz and my motivation and focus has been lackluster these past few weeks.

But as it's approached and I've tried to put into words how we do simple and purpose at home, I realize what a vast category this is.

These ORC Living Room Makeover Plans are so fresh and light. Includes bright Blues and

Since we changed out our 'wall of windows' in the living room, I've been forced to rethink my passion for dark heavy pieces and let her settle into her ...

I mentioned our DIY sign above and I'm so happy you guys love it. I've gotten so many messages and emails asking where I got or how you can make it.

Today I wanted to share my moodboards for the room, including some of the pieces that I've ordered and that should be arriving any day now – H&M Home I'm ...

Guys, it's the best purchase I've ever made. It fits in the room PERFECTLY. Anything bigger would definitely have been too big and I would not have been ...

Sometimes when I style my family room shelves they look a bit cluttered to me. I really wanted them streamlined this year so I kept them them pretty similar ...

My goal with this living room was to create a clean, uncluttered space with a Mid-Century Modern design. I wanted to have fun with this room and give it ...

I recently added these rattan trunks to the space. They were supposed to be for a client but after they arrived we knew they wouldn't work so I put them in ...

Their design quiz was the most accurate (and fun) one I've ever taken! Get your home design style and interior design advice so you can makeover your room ...

Mandy and Taylor only had a few requirements for this room. They wanted it to have a piano and a place to play records. Done and done. I've found that so ...

I sprinkled some darker accent pieces, like a rug in the kitchen, and pillows in the living room ...

At least I've got pictures. Proof it DID looked like this.

It's a big room (24×24 or so) with tall ceilings and lots of windows. I want to maximize that open airy feel, rather than filling it in as I've done in the ...

Don't get me wrong, I like my 'grandma-chic' frilly French sofas and worn-in coziness, but it's harder to pull off than it looks. So, I've been ...

we ended up getting basically the deepest couch i've ever seen. when it first was delivered i actually had a little panic attack that it was way too deep, ...

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Do you notice that the secretary is now beside the fireplace. I like it here! I've been wanting to try this spot and making room for the tree was the ...

I finally caved in and added curtains to my long oversized windows. I put it off for so long, because I love the modern look of bare windows.

So there you have it…our boho eclectic dollhouse living room! I hope you enjoyed the tour.

As you can see, we went with a lighter grey-green tone for the sofa… this threw everything off for me. I've always had white sofas, and having something ...

Our house is all cool tones, mostly grey shades, so I knew I needed a new rug to match the wall color and new couch. After some serious Pinterest and online ...

I was going to drag out the reveal…give it to you piece by piece and then, BAM! Give you the final reveal. But, I'm so happy it's done I'm just doing it ...

I think one of my favorite parts about living in this home (besides the whole saving loads of $$$ part) is being so close with my "little sis".

... Family photo style gallery wall

I'm not one, so whatever. But I did have to share this spot. I have had these nesting tables for at least seven years, and ...

I haven't really blogged about our living room in awhile so I wanted to update you all on some of the furnishings I've brought in and how I've been changing ...

But, four months later I'm ready to share my first project which is our family room! I've pretty much given into the truth that decorating does not have to ...

It has been a slow evolution (a few months, that's slow for me!) partly because we've been so preoccupied with other projects, but also because I've gone ...

How to Make a Small Room Look Bigger: 25 Tips That Work

I didn't realize this post would end up being over 1,000 words. Who knew I could write so much about picking a paint color? I wanted to share with you guys ...

In my house it is anyway. :) So excited to be sharing some of my fall decor with you today! I've been decorating up a storm and now ...

It's kind of funny – I took a spin through the internet to see if there were any ideas worth trying and a lot of articles started with “get dressed like ...

Thank you so very much for visiting. I am happy to be able to share my little home with you. I truly hope that your holiday season is filled with peace, ...

In my office at home we've hung up all my brands. Talk about exciting! The Hermine Hold scarves were framed so nicely. Did you know we had half a million ...

Over the last few months I've picked up things here and there that add so much warmth and a bit of personality.

It was a bit of a splurge and quite frankly more than I've ever spent on something electronic like a TV but I am so happy I bought the Samsung Frame ...

I'm so excited, because demo has started on my fireplace wall and soon and very soon I will have a brand new look in my family room! I've been ...

... white and bright, lately I've just been feeling like a little color would add so much warmth to our house. Making it feel more like a home and not just ...

... had pictured it in my mind when I finished this room (an all time favorite I've ever done). I envisioned it as a cover, and so this is very gratifying!

I choose carefully which to display ~ only the ones that go with the color scheme in the room. The Restoration Hardware catalogues come in handy and are ...

I live in Texas so our summer basically started way back in April and that's when I originally decorated for summer. It's been a few months so I've been ...

And speaking of that chimney, I've never had one that didn't have a flatscreen above it so it's been fun styling the mantel! I couldn't help but think of ...

I've been so drawn to greens and light blues lately. I've scattered those colors throughout our family room and kitchen this season.

Our fireplace got a makeover just before Christmas too and we are so enjoying the lighter look and the added herringbone marble.

I also mentioned in October Loves how I've been painting and white washing pumpkins. There they are! Aren't they so cute sitting on my candle holders?

And the best part about this room-by-room series is getting your feedback. I'll post on IG the next room I'm updating and I want your feedback, so look for ...

Funny enough, a few weeks later, my family bought me a bar cart from Wayfair.ca – something that I've been (not so discretely) hinting about.

So that is the current state of the family room. Seeing these pics makes me realize I really want a rug for the room. I had always intended to get one, ...

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So, can you tell that I love them? I've owned 4 sets of the gray for 4 years and still love them and now 4 sets of the white curtains, ...

Our dining room opens up into our living room through a large cased opening, so I tried to keep the same feel to the holiday decor. Lots of red, green, ...

While I was prying off the old trim a piece nailed me in the forehead causing a bit of a scare that involved a lot of blood and a few minutes of panic!

I really am being true to myself in my decorating decisions right now. And my love of color is consistent with who I've been for a very long time now.

In the same room, we created a large built in and I made it pop by painting the wall behind it a variation of my blue so it was darker .

I am so freaking excited to show you all my furniture for #myhappyhousedreams!!!!! I've just really been enjoying taking my time on each room in my new ...

Ever since I was a little boy, I've loved perfectly decorated rooms and good lighting. I've always dreamed about my future home and designing my dream ...

So that is the current state of the family room. Seeing these pics makes me realize I really want a rug for the room. I had always intended to get one, ...

Because I knew that my family was coming to visit soon, I wanted it to look more put-together. So I went on a huge IKEA and HomeGoods haul.

So, I've been doing a little shopping lately for our living room, bringing in accents that are a little more contemporary to mix with the casual coastal ...