Before and After: DIY Home Office

DIY Drawer Pull Tutorial

Have you been in the market for cabinet hardware or drawer pulls and you just can’t find exactly what you’re looking for? This tutorial will show you step-by-step how I created these unique drawer pulls from copper bell hanger pipe fittings and wooden dowels. What You’ll Need For this project, don’t be afraid to look…

One Room Challenge: Week 8

It’s week 8 and I still can’t believe my first One Room Challenge has come to an end! I started this challenge on a whim. I had heard of the ORC before and never quite had the opportunity to participate. After buying our first family home last year I have been transforming one room at…

One Room Challenge- Week 7

People often ask me how I got started with DIY... How do you know what tools to use? How did you make that? Where did you learn how to do that? My answer is… I Learned it from My Father Week seven happened to end on Fathers Day and to my absolute luck my father…

DIY Faux Flat File Cabinet

I have been obsessed with architectural flat files for many years since my early years as an architectural intern. The cool hardware, the stacked pulls, and the small drawers create such an interesting piece of furniture. Their unique look also comes with a hefty price tag that has left me dreaming of ways to design…

One Room Challenge 2021- Week 3

It’s Week 3 of the One Room Challenge and I can see the space starting to come to life! Let There be Paint I will preface this blog post by saying that I hate painting. I alway make a mess, it always take more time than I plan, and I’m very impatient. This time around…

DIY Wireless Pendant

Do you have a light fixture but no electrical connection? Or are you afraid of working with electrical? Not to worry, all you need is a wireless puck light, and some glue. You don’t need fancy tools or a YouTube degree. {The following photos and tutorials may include affiliate links. Click the photo or links…

One Room Challenge 2021- Week 2

It's Week 2 of the One Room Challenge and I feel unproductive and productive all at the same time! Material Selection I have not made an overwhelming sweeping progress but my success comes in the way of material selections, research, and thrifted finds. I have take this week to design, research and select the materials…

One Room Challenge 2021- Week 1

I am so excited to participate in my first One Room Challenge and I can't wait to share my ideas for this challenge! A Little About Me My name is Andrea. I am a mom of two young boys and an Architectural Designer by profession. Last year, at the start of the pandemic, we purchased…