Guest Room Makeover: Navy + Teal Mood Board { +Before Pics}

Guest Room Navy + Teal Mood Board

It all starts with an idea...

With our house still in that "newly wed" stage, there are plenty of rooms to choose from to put our stamp on. I like to start with the quickest projects because I know there is a higher chance I'll reach a finished product. As I am still putting some finishing touches on our first guest bedroom (check out the progress here, here, here, and here), I'm ready to tackle the second guest bedroom. You might be thinking, "What's with all the guest rooms?" Well, with just me and the hubby taking up one room and three other rooms left to fend for themselves with furniture of homes past, we decided being away from friends and family warranted the "need" for two guest rooms. 

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Talented Tuesday #85

The Finale of Talented Tuesday Link Up

Happy Tuesday! Very glad you stopped by today! Unfortunately, I am sad to announce that this will be the last Talented Tuesday Link Party. With a lot of busy schedules, this little round-up of fun will be no longer. Please be sure to follow each of the hostesses, so you don’t miss any of their weekly posts. It has been fun! Before we go, checkout this week’s features where we have some fun with paint!

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Painting IKEA Furniture: Do’s & Don’t’s

Painting IKEA Furniture

The beginning...

I'm sure you've had a piece of IKEA furniture at some point in your life that was just the right price and style for what you needed. If you're like me, you have a few of those pieces. When we moved in to our new house, these pieces were still functional, but not quite the style I wanted any more. One piece in particular was a nightstand I used back when I was living in an apartment in college (shown below). As you can see by the one piece above the drawer, I put it together myself. I knew this was still a very functional piece of furniture I could use in my guest room, but the color was all wrong. Naturally, I took to the internet to see if anyone else was painting IKEA furniture and how it went. 

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DIY & Outdoor Projects | Talented Tuesday #84

It feels great to finally be back in the comfort of my own home! Ireland was wonderful, but jumping hotel to hotel does make you long for your own bed. Now that I have caught up on my sleep, I’m ready to get back to it! I have some amazing posts featured today discussing how to make your own wire basket, easy and unique outdoor summer projects, and how to make your own magnetic menu planning board! So many great ideas! Don’t forget to check out my fellow hostess’ featured posts as well! 

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Ireland Vaca | Talented Tuesday #83

Hey guys! I’m currently out of the country visiting some long lost relatives (hopefully), so no features this week. However, I will be back next week to see all the talent that awaits! Don’t forget to stop over to see what projects the other hostesses have on deck this week. See you soon!

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