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I would love a bedroom with French doors that open to a little private garden space. Once our lives regulate a little, we have plans to turn our master bedroom's double windows into French doors that lead into the back yard.

sliding barn doors

Design : Sliding Barn Doors - Bright Bold and Beautiful Blog

Gorgeous light & bright living room! I love every single detail.

Favorite Things Friday

Living Room decor ideas - White traditional cottage style, white slipcovered sofas, rustic metal chandelier, striped ottomans, round metallic coffee table and natural jute rug

White white kitchen

Bright n white, spacious design, with a cozy dining area to the dream kitchen involves a big bright space with a lot of natural light that streams through a wall of floor to ceiling interior design ideas design room design

25+ DIY Shabby Chic Decor Ideas For Women Who Love The Retro Style

This is one of 3 primary techniques I use to distress painted furniture. How To Distress Furniture With Vinegar - White Lace Cottage

Eye For Design: Decorating With Tartan Plaid......Especially At Christmas

Eye For Design: Decorating With Tartan Plaid. It's easy to add a tartan or plaid fabric to the inside of a bookcase or curio. It's a creative way to get the Scottish flair into your home decor.

Upholstering Instructions at Better Homes and Gardens. In a nutshell: Strip the chair of its original fabric and use the pieces as pattern. Then pin the pieces wrong sides out onto the chair. Remove pinned cover and sew it together, with welting reinforcing the seams. Put sewn cover back on the chair. It should fit like a glove!

Common Upholstery Techniques

Common Upholstery Techniques If you have basic sewing skills, you can master these common upholstering techniques.

Lady Mary, My Gorgeous Antique Secretary Desk / Hutch (love the BANK sign, too!)

Lady Mary, My Gorgeous Antique Secretary Desk / Hutch