KITCHEN – SHOP AND PHOTOS

Happy almost SPRING! We are finally experiencing Spring-like weather which is giving me an extra bounce in my step!Today I will be sharing our KITCHEN!When we built our home a couple of years back, white kitchens were all the rage. I know the white trend is still going strong, but today, people are starting to…

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HOW I FOUND MY PERSONAL INTERIOR STYLE (AND HOW YOU CAN FIND YOURS)

First off, I’d like to say that I do not consider myself a designer or anything of that sort. I just like to make my house pretty for myself. I like entering a room and feeling completely at ease and happy over how it looks. I want a room to make my heart pitter patter…

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BUILD YOUR OWN PANTRY DOORS

With a new build, it’s easy to have a home that feels, well new. And brand new isn’t necessarily interesting or bursting with character. In an effort to make our home feel more unique we decided to build our own doors for the pantry. My husband, being the handyman that he is, took some of…

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RECENT BATHROOM BUILD – SHOP AND PHOTOS

I can’t believe I’m actually writing this post! We have finally finished closing in the 990 sq ft area upstairs and passed the final inspections! I love how the whole space turned out but especially the bathroom! From the brass fixtures to the dark blue walls, I’m in love with it all. (Am I using…

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Solid Stump Coffee Table

***If you wish to skip the drawn out story, then feel free to scroll to the bottom to read an abbreviated step by step guide on how to achieve a solid stump coffee table! Once upon a time, I saw a gorgeous solid stump coffee table in AD magazine. After scouring the internet, I realized…

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Fixer and Current Home Update

Happy three weeks before Christmas! This holiday season has been kicked into overdrive for the Kovalinskiy household! And no, unfortunately, this year it’s not the shopping, card making, or party planning that is the culprit. It’s the fault of two houses and two overly ambitious crazies. Slowly but surely I have been updating our blog…

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Curtains

You know that feeling when you find the perfect set of drapes or curtains? They’re the perfect fabric, perfect design, perfect print. So you take them home and hang them up on your lovely curtain rods. Except, there’s a problem. They’re too short. We all know that the best way to hang drapes are as…

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