I’m not sure how this last week got away on me! We had a super busy week work wise with a project install and somehow we are already at Wednesday again. Linda reached out to us this past week to let us know that for the first time in the history of the ORC, the final reveal post is being granted the extension of one week! Due to the number of natural disasters in so many states leading up to, and during the ORC, many participants have had to endure unusual circumstances and because of this, we will be supporting eachother with a one week extension. Guest participants will also be granted an additional week. Finished rooms will be posted… Read more »
Sharing a bit about my week along with my favourite pins!
And just like that we are halfway into this challenge! As much as I would love some extra time to finish, the room, I seriously can’t wait to see it finished and have already pictured my garland on the mantel for Christmas. I’ve ordered pretty much all of the products, and Steve has been killing it with the room reno! Heres everything that we’ve finished up to date: Removed flooring Centred main doorway Removed second doorway Installed hardwood Sanded and stained flooring Built out wall for fireplace (Steve is completing this as I’m typing 😉 ) Mudded and taped drywall Ordered furniture and decor And here is our list of what we still need to finish: Finish… Read more »
We are already into week 2 of the One Room Challenge, and I am so excited with how much we’ve completed! (If you missed my post last week about our plans for the space, you can see them here!) After moving into our home, I knew pretty quickly how I wanted the space to work and what layout would work best. However, I kept changing my mind on what direction to take for the design. I love so many different styles and was struggling to choose just one. After many hours of searching and pinning, I was able to settle on a sort of California Casual look. I wanted the room to feel ‘formal’ but not fussy, and since we have… Read more »
Hey there! If you are new here, we are Steve and Alyssa. We are a husband wife team and run an interior design business in Southern Ontario with our three small children – Coco, Jack and Flora. We were so honoured when we were asked by Linda from Calling it Home to be participants in this falls One Room Challenge and tackle our living room! If you are not familiar with what the One Room Challenge is, let me fill you in! Twice a year a group of 20 bloggers redo one room in their home in just 6 weeks. Every week we will share an update on our room and at the end House Beautiful features all of the… Read more »