More ideas from Jodi
I really love the idea of a desk behind the couch—I'm always working while we watching tv, why not make it more comfortable?

Contemporary Office/Library by MR Architecture + Decor in New York, New York In a Manhattan study, the sofa is covered in a Holly Hunt velvet; the throw is by Calvin Klein Home, the desk chair is by Herman Miller, and the shades are made of a Kravet silk.

Checkerboard Painted Sub-floor Tutorial. An inexpensive flooring alternative that steals the show! Design by Darlene Weir of

DIY: Checkerboard Painted Floor - this is a sub-floor that has been caulked, sealed & painted! Excellent tutorial, lots of pics & clear instructions. This is an awesome project that is soooo budget friendly! Would look great in my laundry room!