Easy to love them for their design, size, portability, and functionality. These can be found lurking at any garage sale, outdoor markets, and thrift stores. Be careful not to collect too many!
Have an empty and narrow unused corner, why not turn it into a space that works for you. Using a tray helps keep office essentials organized and contained.
Budget friendly, versatile, great for small spaces.
Take a walk in nature and gather some pine cones for this easy and quick, budget friendly craft. Spay paint pine cones in festive colors, good for any season, and turn them into a pretty flower arrangement for any room. Collect bamboo sticks, you can buy at any garden center or some plants come with … More Easy Decorative Project!
Turn a small room into a multifunctional space that works for you. Who says an office space has to look conventional. Keep in mind when buying furniture that it serves a multipurpose function and fits the space. This room is cozy and comfortable to work in, and functions as an office, den and guest bedroom. … More Turn An 8×10 Bedroom Into A Cozy Den And Office Space.
Turn an empty nook into a multi functional space that works for you. This empty nook has been turned into a water, coffee and tea station, an area for convection cooking and baking, and storage for dried goods and spices. Glass jars are used to store in, and empty space left over was filled with … More Make A Small Space Work For You!
When living in a small space, take advantage of the available places like your window ledge. Create your own vignette.
If you are tight on space, here are some retro deco ideas for decorating and adding a little pizzazz to a small space. Collect some pine cones and spray paint them gold, silver, and copper then add to decorative bowl and/or add battery operated lights.
Used cut toilet paper rolls. Then spray painted and hot glued to metal wreaths.
This project took a month to complete. It was great fun working with a very receptive client who saw this rundown cottage’s potential. The whole place was repainted and we added new flooring and a new kitchen. After a trip to IKEA, we then added furnishings and decorations. We attacked the landscaping and fenced in … More 400 Sq. Ft. Beach Cottage Turned Airbnb Retreat!
Eco-design for a 640 sq. ft. build plus a 320 sq. ft. guest pool house with a 20’ shipping container pool. Smart home construction integrated with renewable energy technologies. More to come… Budget 70,000 – 120,000 Land 79,900 Survey 1,500 pd Architect 1,500 pd Engineering 500 – 2,000 Land Clearing 2,500 – 4,250 Impact Fees … More Breakdown of Costs for Shipping Container Build!
Knew that one day I would attack this project. COVID down time was an perfect opportunity to get busy with all those waiting projects. I purchased this set off of market place for seventy five dollars. The back cushions are Ikea drapes, and the off white base fabric was given to me by a friend. … More Reupholstery Project: A Wicker Loveseat and Sofa
I like to keep it simple, clean, and inviting by using crisp white linens and white luxurious towels. I provide essentials like a tissue box, travel shampoos, soap, toothpaste, and bottled water. I decorate the bedside with a local paper or calendar of events for the area. My last guests were so pleased with the … More How to Decorate an Airbnb Room and Make It Welcoming!
Two fun projects. The candles were my sister’s idea which we ended up selling in a local shop.