Bedroom, Decorate

One Room Challenge | Master Bedroom Relaxing Retreat Week 3

April 21, 2019

It is the end of week 3 of the Spring 2019 One Room Challenge. The room is starting to feel more relaxing, but is still far from finished. Today I am sharing a project update with details on how the room is coming together. For those of you that are new to The Organized Wife, I am renovating my master bedroom during a six week challenge called The One Room Challenge. During this time, I…

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Bedroom, Decorate

One Room Challenge | Master Bedroom Relaxing Retreat Week 2

April 14, 2019

We are in week two of the One Room Challenge. Today I am sharing my project update. SOURCES BED | CURTAINS | DRESSER | NIGHTSTANDS | PILLOW A | PILLOW B | LAMPS | DRAPERY ROD | SIGN | PAINTING | BLANKET FURNITURE ORDERED THIS WEEK Most of this project is centered around new furniture. We don’t have any walls to paint, any tile to lay, or anything to be built. To say the least,…

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Decorate, Dining Room

Makeover | An Old Painting Gets a New Look

April 9, 2019

Last night I decided that the painting in our dining room needed a makeover. It is a large gallery framed canvas that is in good condition. But it is so green. I needed to do something meditative and painting is a good outlet. Here are some shots of the canvas before making any changes: I am not a classically trained painter. I took a couple of art classes in college and they were more about…

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Bedroom, Decorate

One Room Challenge | Master Bedroom Relaxing Retreat

April 7, 2019

It is time for another One Room Challenge and I am in! For this challenge, we will be making over our master bedroom. I am so excited as we have been putting off this makeover for far too long. I had my contractor over this week to talk about some projects that will be kicking off in June. He reminded me that we had our bedroom set up in the living room when we started…

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Decorate, Living Room

Spring Living Room Refresh + Exciting News

April 1, 2019

The temperature outside might still be in the 40’s, but spring has arrived at our house! The husband and I have made a concerted effort this year to spend more time relaxing on the weekends. I have been doing such a great job that I haven’t made time for one of my favorite hobbies: the blog. I have missed blogging so very much, but I really needed a break. I just renewed the site for…

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Bedroom, Decorate

One Room Challenge | Neutral & Relaxing Guest Room Makeover Reveal

May 10, 2018

ONE ROOM CHALLENGE GUEST ROOM MAKEOVER REVEAL Welcome to week six of The One Room Challenge!  For those of you that are new to The Organized Wife, I have been renovating my guest room over the last six weeks.  Today I am sharing my One Room Challenge guest room makeover reveal. THE BEFORE Before I started this challenge, our spare bedroom was not ready for guests.  We had a bed, some old linens, and boxes…

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Bedroom, Decorate

One Room Challenge | Neutral & Relaxing Guest Room Makeover

May 6, 2018

ONE ROOM CHALLENGE GUEST ROOM MAKEOVER Welcome to week five of The One Room Challenge!  One more week to go!  During this challenge I am making over my guest room.   So far, it is starting to look very beautiful. THE PROJECT PLAN The updated project plan by week is as follows: Week 1 – Complete the design plan and begin ordering furniture Week 2 – Add a feature wall using board and batten Week 3…

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Bedroom, Decorate

One Room Challenge | Neutral & Relaxing Guest Room Makeover

April 29, 2018

ONE ROOM CHALLENGE Welcome to week four of The One Room Challenge!  During the course of this project, I will be making over my guest room.  The room is a little boring and not quite ready for guests.  During the course of this challenge I will be creating a neutral and relaxing retreat for visiting friends and family. THE PROJECT PLAN I will finish this project over the course of the next couple of weeks. The…

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