May 14, 2010


I recently went to Virginia to re-vamp Chelsea's (blog friend of almost 3 years) living room/dining room space....

A few hours
$0 budget
Using what she had on hand,
but not nearly enough margaritas

Before: Computer area

Before: Computer area/living room

Before: Living room/dining room

After: Living room

Moved bench from wall to use as coffee table
Rehung artwork
Moved rug from under dining table to living room
Moved side table from computer area to living room
Added floor pillows for guitar seating

After: Fireplace

Removed tv/video games from above fireplace
Replaced with turtle tank, plants, books, etc.

After: Dining room

Removed rug from under table
Turned table and chairs opposite direction
Rehung artwork
Added centerpiece

Detail of dining table centerpiece

After: Computer area

Moved all computer desks, etc. towards kitchen area in the attempt to get as much separation as possible from the living room.
Rehung artwork
Added elephant trophies from boys' bedrooms


Martha said...

Nicely done. Wonder what you might have accomplished with more margaritas!

High Desert Diva said...

Hmmm....hear that Chels? Will have to come back.

Rosebud Collection said...

great work..Hey, you are bouncing all over the place..