antique german wardrobe

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Antiques, Favorite Finds, Guest Room, My House, Room Makeovers53 Comments

Before I share the wardrobe, I have to confess that I have been completely distracted by my obsession with my upcoming trip to France and Italy.  I very rarely use the word obsessed about anything, but it’s true.  I have been engrossed, consumed, and beset with all things having to do with this trip.  It’s where my daydreams drift and … Read More

foyer & staircase plans

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Decorating, My House, Room Makeovers46 Comments

If you haven’t noticed, I’ve been focusing my home improvement efforts on the main floor of our home over our first year here.  I’ve done a little bit of painting in the basement and worked on the master bedroom (mostly because of our collaboration with Sleep Number), but aside from that, our money, time, and elbow grease have been focused … Read More

fluffing & organizing

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Decorating, Kitchen, My House, Organizing25 Comments

I usually blog in “real time”, but I did a slew of projects one right after the other over the past few weeks that I missed a few of the smaller things that happened in between the bigger things.  Giving something a total makeover is the flashy part, but sometimes it’s the little details that follow, the fluffing and organizing, … Read More

Laundry Room Makeover | Part 4 | Sources & Organization

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Decorating, Laundry Room, My House, Organizing, Room Makeovers30 Comments

In case you missed any of the other posts in the Laundry Room Makeover Series, you can catch up here… Part One – Inspiration & Bead Board Installation Part Two – The Reveal Part Three – Tools & Tips In this post, I’ll share sources for everything (well, as much as I can source) and will also talk through the … Read More

Laundry Room Makeover | Part 3 | Tools & Tips

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, home improvement, Laundry Room, My House, Room Makeovers, Tips and Tricks, Tutorials33 Comments

In part one, you saw the inspiration and progress for the laundry room makeover.  In part two, you saw the reveal.  Now, it’s time to get into the nitty gritty details of the tools and products I used. First of all, the kind of bead board I used was a thin, tongue and groove plank bead board from Home Depot.  … Read More