We are in our new house + Master bedroom redo on a budget

We have officially slept a week in our new house! Surprisingly, we are pretty much all unpacked (the craft boxes will await until another day) and just about all situated. I have curtains to finish and a few more things to hang on the wall, but that’s it.

I’m so thankful to have such awesome family – they painted, cleaned, moved, and helped unpack, so that we could have everything ready for when the baby decides to get here.

Marc indulged me with the ever-so-popular wall stripes and yellow, gray, and black bedroom motif. I love our new master bedroom!

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Home Projects to Try!

I’ve been spending too much time on the internet for no good reason. Unless boredom and not being very motivated is a good reason.

Anyways.

We are edging closer and closer to owning our new home and I am excited about the crafting and decorating projects! I found some great tutorials for a few things on my to-do list.

 

How to Paint Upholstered Furniture

I have a chair that I need to try this on. I’ve scoured the interwebs and these are the 2 tutorials that I thought would work the best and were the best cost-wise

Click the picture to take you to detailed instructions!

Here is another great blog that tried a slightly different technique:

A painted print!

How to Paint a Table to Look Like New

I am trading my brother tables just so I can personalize it by painting and reupholstering. This tutorial was very straight-forward and easy to follow.

These two projects are definitely on my list of things to do, regardless of our place of living. I have lots of other things on my list if we get the house.

I can wait to start on gardening projects, too!