Category: interiors | Page 4

Interior Define Couches Review Pt 2

As I’ve delved into interiors and started sharing more here on the blog and our living room has been my real pride and joy.  I picked out these couches right after we moved in; we had freshly painted walls, the old fireplace (see the before & after here), and all I knew was that I […]

View The Post

Before + After: Our Living Room Fireplace Mantel #thisoldtudor

I originally didn’t intend to change the mantel in the living room of #thisoldtudor.  I liked the contrast of the dark wood against the whitewall.  But the more we lived with it, the more I realized it was just too small for the room.  The mantel is a focal point of any room ad our […]

View The Post

The Kids’ Green Bathroom – Keep or No?

Another day, another decision to be made in #thisoldtudor.  Home renovations are stressful yet addicting.  And look at that beaut of a bathroom.  Sometimes, I can see a room’s potential; but I’m no designer, so much of the time, I can’t.  When I saw this bathroom for the first time, I thought, ‘oh dear God, […]

View The Post

#thisoldtudor Powder Room: Before + After

It’s here! Our first somewhat big project in #thisoldtudor.  I was really excited to tackle this first floor powder room.  It seemed like such a small room and how expensive could it be?  Well, let me tell you: it adds up quickly.  However, I was able to find some cost savings by finding an extremely […]

View The Post

Future Dining Room

chandelier / sconces (not pictured) / similar table (mine belonged to Eric’s grandpa) / cane back chairs OR I also love these / rug (just bought – it’s AWESOME and a great price) / art (found this on Minted and it’s a local artist from a neighboring Chicago suburb!) Here’s a sneak peek into how my dining room is coming […]

View The Post