Or their linen closets for things, like oh,
I'm not even showing you the two drawers I'm using up in the kitchen.
My crud is ev.ery.where.
I deserve my own craft room.
Alright fine, maybe "deserve" is too much. A tad on the "I'm a princess" side.
I should probably make a craft room. Tee hee! Wait. .. a craft room/if-we-ever-have-a-guest guest room.
(What guest wants to stay in my
Did you know my decorating style preference is shabby chic?
'Mmm hmm. House doesn't reflect that too much now, does it?
But what I do want this odd craft/guest room combo to say, is "me".
You know what that means? Definitely molding. Definitely.
"Now, lemme show you something!" (firemarshall Bill)
This, is the room we're talking about.
Yeee-ah. Total dumping ground when we moved in. Don't you judge me!
I got it cleand up lickity split. Everything you now see in there will have purpose in this room.
Yep, I've got a carpet problem in there. Thanks for noticing.
I turn to the trusty interweb for some inspiration:
Ooh. . .
Oh. . .
Hmm. . .
I'm sorry! I'm the jerk who didn't keep track of where I got these. There were no plans at the time to blog them.
A few things I do know:
This has got to be cheap.
Like dirt cheap. I mean, I'll spend a little dough on the molding, but everything else is going to be free, or near that.
It's gonna be a white on white look.
It's gotta have molding.
(for board and batten)
and this will be involved.
(for the ceiling)
Stay tuned for all those exciting things like
-fun with a nail gun (how I shot myself in the knee yesterday; don't worry it only pinged off my knee cap)
-paint color choices
-how the lumber dude at the hardware store is a tool
-using baseboard as chair molding (which leads to why the lumber dude is such a tool)
And so much more.