Tag Archives | Re-Designing Rooms
Rustic cottage mood board

Dark Trim Gone Wrong and Mood Board Inspiration

I’ve been in hunter-gatherer mode for living room decor these last few weeks. When I started painting the living room, I made the mistake of not really thinking about what was going to hang on the walls, what some of the other new pieces were going to look like, and so on.  Not a suggested […]

Read full story Comments { 2 }
helpful-tips-sampling-paint-colors | stowandtellu.com

Sampling Paint Colors on the Wall : Living Room Update

I’m working on our living room update and I’m still trying to pull a room design together the old fashioned way. Eyeing it out with a lot of guessing. I don’t have a fancy mood board to show off. I’ve yet to learn how to make one online, although I do think they are a […]

Read full story Comments { 7 }
redesing-layout-small-living-room

Our New Small Living Room Layout – In the Raw

Welcome to the start of our living room makeover where the objective is to create a better design flow; make the room more usable; and improve it all around with a fresh coat of paint, window treatments and some pretty art on the walls. We have an ongoing challenge in our home. There’s a leak […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
Small-sun-porch-furniture-rearrange | stowandtellu

Sun Porch Furniture Rearrange. Unconventional, But it’s Working!

You know that feeling you get when you re-arrange your furniture, It’s like you’ve solved a puzzle or something. For me, in this small home, I kind of feel like I’ve almost solved the Rubix cube. Well maybe just a little anyway. In this particular instance, it’s because I’ve stared down my sun porch dining […]

Read full story Comments { 1 }
copper-green-decor-inspiration | Stowandtellu.com

7 Ways to Love Copper and Green

I’ve been intrigued for several years now with the copper and green color combo. Like a timeless compliment of color tones it works with well whether it’s rustic, vintage or modern. I wish I could blink and have a room or even a vignette inspired by these two colors. I haven’t managed that yet, but […]

Read full story Comments { 2 }
Gatehouse-inspired-entryway-staireway-StowandTellU.com

Gatehouse Inspired Entryway Stairway Reveal ($100 Room Challenge – Week 4)

The objective was to update a room on a budget of 100 dollars.  And I’m excited to say, we’ve accomplished just that in our entryway stairway. Now it’s fresh and clean with a touch of gatehouse inspiration, too boot! Welcome to the final reveal week in our $100 Room Challenge. I’m going to show you how […]

Read full story Comments { 17 }
entryway-crawl-space-plywood-faux-shutters

More Entryway Storage and More: $100 Room Challenge {Week 3}

In a small home, using vertical space is kind of like finding additional square footage, right?  Hey everyone, it’s week 3 in the $100 Room Challenge.  It’s coming down to the wire. but Ken and I were able to get a lot done this past weekend. Allow me to brief you on the progress we […]

Read full story Comments { 19 }
$100-Room-Challenge-Entryway-Stairwell-Makeover-week-2

Painting the Entryway Stairway: $100 Room Challenge {Week 2}

I believe that it is only after you have redecorated a room that you ask yourself, how did I ever live with it the way it was before? Of course this probably isn’t true for everyone, or every room. But in the case of my entryway stairway, that statement couldn’t be hitting closer to home […]

Read full story Comments { 27 }
Entryway stairwell $100 Room Challenge - StowandTellU.com

Entryway Stairway Makeover $100 Room Challenge {Week 1}

Have you ever challenged yourself to makeover a room on a $100.00 budget?  I updated my office – guest bedroom last year for $100.00. I can tell you that if you like to do-it-yourself and re-use items you already have, that $100.00 can go a long way towards achieving a new look.  I’m really excited […]

Read full story Comments { 28 }
Planning a hobby shed - StowandTellU

The Hobby Shed Planning Begins

When we purchased our 2 bedroom fixer upper last year, one of our goals was to update the “hobby shed” located behind the garage. Of course I was hoping that would have happened immediately after we moved in… Let’s just say I’m quite the dreamer. In reality, before any kind of serious update could begin, […]

Read full story Comments { 6 }
Design your own custom throw pillows using vacation photos - #Groupon Goods, #spons, #ad - StowandTellU.com

Make Vacation Photo Throw Pillows Using Groupon

What do you do with your vacation photos after a trip? Stow them away in a photo album, box, the cloud or your hard drive? Like I do? Last week I mentioned how hard it was to find post cards these days. So, I made a collage of my own. Just for fun! As I […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }
chalkboard-project-wall

How bout them apples? and a Chalkboard Project Wall

Have you ever felt like you need a whole wall to keep track of the projects you want to accomplish? Our project list has moved to a chalkboard project wall in our kitchen for four main reasons, although I’m not sure there has to be a reason at all, here are my four: Chalkboard project […]

Read full story Comments { 3 }
Open floor plan/Loft style basement makeover: Walls are taken down and everything in the basement is painted for a total cost of $1200 - StowandTellU.com

And the Total Comes to: $1200 – Open Floor Plan Basement Complete!

I wanted to take you back one very last time to what I can now officially call our open floor plan basement makeover which ended up costing just about $1200.00 to complete. I finally had a chance to pull out those receipts from the townhouse basement update and add them all up once and for […]

Read full story Comments { 11 }
$100-office-bedroom-makeover - StowandTellU.com

$100 Office-Guest Bedroom Makeover

In our two bedroom house, as the layout of the home would have it, we’ve had to set up our office in the guest bedroom.  On most days we needed it to be a functioning office space with a side of guest bedroom, but we also wanted it ready-set for a visitor at any moment. […]

Read full story Comments { 5 }
Thoughts and ideas for living with the wrong paint color on your walls - StowandTellU.com

Thoughts on Living with the Wrong Paint Color

Could you live with the wrong paint color?  Or would you paint right over it as quickly as you can?  Probably depends upon just how wrong that color is, right?  In our case, we moved “into” the wrong paint color, although I can’t deny I’ve chosen the wrong paint color many times, too. But back […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Read full story Comments { 16 }