TRANSFORM YOUR DOORS (AND YOUR SPACE) IN 3 EASY STEPS!

DOORS! I love them! They have the power to seriously transform your space. One of the biggest flops a person can make when renovating a space is forgetting about the doors. There’s nothing like a gorgeous room with an ugly dinged up door welcoming you in. So what can we do to ensure a beautiful…

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ONE ROOM CHALLENGE – Week 6

If this is your first time here, then HELLO! My name is Inna and along with my husband, we enjoy building and renovating in addition to our jobs and babies. We recently sold our first, self-build home and bought a ’67 fixer that has been uninhabited for 15 years, say for a few raccoon families.…

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ONE ROOM CHALLENGE – WEEK FOUR

If this is your first time here, then HELLO! My name is Inna and along with my husband, we enjoy building and renovating in addition to our jobs and babies. We recently sold our first, self-build home and bought a ’67 fixer that has been uninhabited for 15 years, say for a few raccoon families.…

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Elegant Tablescapes in 4 Easy Steps

It’s a warm, spring evening. You sit down behind a beautiful blue and white plate set, lay a soft blue napkin on your lap, breathe in the mixed aromas of flowers and bread, and smile at the pretty place setting holding your name. Suddenly your food tastes better, the conversations seem livelier, and everyone’s smiles…

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ONE ROOM CHALLENGE – WEEK 2

If this is your first time here, then HELLO! My name is Inna and along with my husband, we enjoy building and renovating in addition to our jobs and babies. We recently sold our first, self-build home and bought a ’67 fixer that has been uninhabited for 15 years, say for a few raccoon families.…

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ONE ROOM CHALLENGE – SPRING 2019

It’s time for our very first One Room Challenge makeover! If this is your first time here, then HELLO! My name is Inna and my husband and I, enjoy building and renovating in addition to our jobs and babies. We recently sold our first, self-build home and bought a ’67 fixer that has been uninhabited…

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HOW WE BUILT OUR HOME WITHOUT A BUILDER

I was 21, my husband 24. We were pregnant with our first and just moved back from Santa Barbara, CA to my hometown where I grew up. We have NEVER owned a home prior to this, let alone remodeled or built a home. As we were house shopping, we noticed most of our options were…

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HOW TO GET THAT PARISIAN APARTMENT FEEL IN YOUR HOME

Anyone anywhere can recognize that quintessential parisian style. The herringbone parquet floors, wall paneling, detailed moldings, floor to ceiling windows, and so much more! I fell in love with the Haussmann period French interiors a while back but always felt like that style was too far out of my reach. I felt that if I…

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