It’s Fall Y’all

Let’s get cozy! Here are my best tips for simple ways to update your home for that fall feel.

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One Room Challenge Fall 2018 Reveal

The Library

I turned our builder-basic dining room into a lounge-y library, perfect for curling up with a nightcap and a good book. There’s even a secret dog apartment under the beautiful blue built-in!

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One Room Challenge Home Office

The Home Office

Our under-utilized guest bedroom was ripe for a massive makeover in the form of a graphic home office. From the IKEA desk hack to the full wall whiteboard, there are tons of ideas to try!

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Dark and moody master bedroom design

The Master

After sleeping on a floor mattress for the better part of two years I turned my attention to creating a moody master bedroom retreat. The stencil accent wall alone is worth a closer look.

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The Girls Bedroom

My girls shared bedroom was nothing but a white box with mattresses on the floor (a theme for me, apparently). See how I transformed it into a magical secret garden at night.

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