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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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The Living Room Redesign Plan
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The Living Room Redesign Plan

Hey friends! I can’t believe it’s finally here — week 1 of the One Room Challenge! This will be the fifth time I’ve participated. I must be nuts, ha. In case you’re not sure what the ORC is, it’s a twice-yearly challenge that any designer or DIYer can join to makeover a room (or space)…

The Weekly Edit: Volume 7
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The Weekly Edit: Volume 7

Welcome to The Weekly Edit! There’s so much good stuff to discover around the web that I thought it would be fun to share the best things I find each week with you. Let’s dig in. This week at BitB… Happy May, people! This week I finally got around to making a new air return…

How to Make a DIY Air Vent Cover
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How to Make a DIY Air Vent Cover

Air vent covers aren’t built for looks. At least the builder-basic ones aren’t. We had a standard white cover on our air exchange vent in the basement. When the wall was white and it was mostly used for storage, I didn’t notice or care very much: But then I decided to reclaim the space and…

The Weekly Edit: Volume 6
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The Weekly Edit: Volume 6

Welcome to The Weekly Edit! There’s so much good stuff to discover around the web that I thought it would be fun to share the best things I find each week with you. Let’s dig in. This week at BitB… Not a whole lot happened this week! The kids are on April vacation so I…

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Keeping Your Family Safe and Cozy in the Winter With First Alert
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Keeping Your Family Safe and Cozy in the Winter With First Alert

Thank you First Alert for sponsoring this post. Help ensure your family is protected with CO alarms! There’s something special about winter, isn’t there? Simple things like curling up by the fire, cooking up comfort food, and maaayyyybe nudging the thermostat up just one more degree when the wind is howling. These are all little ways my…