The Perfect Little Office

reviving charm

Having a small space doesn’t mean you have to skimp on style and the 176 square foot office designed by Amy Mitchell is a perfect example of that. When her business outgrew the designated space in her New Hampshire home (her kitchen!) she converted a 19th-century building on her property that was being used as a […]

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ONE ROOM CHALLENGE REVEAL: MY OFFICE AND STUDIO

When the author of the blog “Calling it Home” put out the spring challenge of making over a space in six weeks I jumped in with both feet and used this as a wonderful opportunity to update my studio/office space. Challenge accepted! I can’t say getting to this point was easy and I know many […]

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ONE ROOM CHALLENGE: WEEK 5 – PLAYING WITH PAINT

One of my decorating philosophies is to first try and use or re-purpose items I already own. That may mean moving a piece from one room to another, switching out fabric, altering a piece or painting a piece. Sometimes a small tweak with new paint or fabric is all it takes to breathe new life […]

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ONE ROOM CHALLENGE: WEEK 3 – ART, FABRIC AND ORGANIZATION

I am attempting to makeover my office/studio/creative space over the course of six weeks as part of the One Room Challenge hosted by the Linda of Calling It Home. I have two short weeks left. I fell behind a little bit so this past week was all about catching up and starting new projects. The most […]

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WEEK 2-ONE ROOM CHALLENGE: PAINT AND INSPIRATION

Last week I announced that I would be participating in the One Room Challenge. My goal for the Week 2 was to create a blank canvas by clearing out the room and painting the walls. This is probably the most stressful part of the challenge for me because selecting paint colors is not on my […]

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ONE ROOM CHALLENGE: MY SEASIDE STUDIO MAKEOVER

If you are new to this blog…welcome! I am a Southern California creator who owns a seaside ranch home that is in process of being decorated one room at a time. To learn more about me check this out.  Over the course of the next six weeks I will be participating in the One Room […]

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THINGS SOON TO COME

I have been scouring the internet, magazines and my collection of books looking for inspiration for the makeover of my seaside studio/home office space.  This is a project I have  been planning to tackle come Spring. And since Spring is here it’s time to kick it up into high gear and GET IT DONE! For […]

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