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Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Quick Update On My Family Room Re-do!

 


For those of you who have asked I thought I would give you a quick update on my family room re-do.

  • Sofa and ottoman are still at the upholsters
  • We have the two Ikea chairs in their place
  • The white Ikea Chairs are now sporting their pretty Schumacher Chenonceau green pillows.
The antique over mantel mirror has just received a haircut….
BEFORE
mantel for Linda 002 (600x800)


DURING
Mantel dismantel 001 (800x600)

Mantel dismantel 003 (800x600)
Unfortunately it had to come down in pieces.
Mantel dismantel 001 (800x600)
Look Mom NO TOP!!

Not to worry, see the step ladder and the molding!!
Mantel dismantel 003 (800x600)
I have my handsome handyman who just happens to live on the premises, fixing it all up for me.

Lots of discussion took place, moving things a 1/16 of an in, a 1/4in. Yes, I am that girl!! It makes a difference, trust me on this!!!

To be continued…………..

btw: Come back tomorrow I have a surprise for YOU, my dear readers!!

 

14 comments:

NanaDiana said...

It looks good, Kathysue. I like it with the haircut. I haven't been visiting as much since my brother passed away but wanted to pop in and say Hi-xo Diana

Jeanie Cash said...

Tell that handsome handyman he can come to my house! I need HELP! I love the "haircut" on your mantel and can't wait to see the new family room all put together. Do you think God minds that I'm so jealous of your incredible talent? Jeanie

My Crafty Home Life said...

I support you, because I am that girl, too. You are lucky to have good help living at home. Although, can you fire him if you need to? :)

michele said...

ha! way to heighten the drama, kathysue!

smiles.

michele

Judy said...

i love the changes i'm seeing..especially those ikea chairs. i'm hoping to convince my husband i need a new chair in the den to sit in for my blogging/web surfing...his old recliner has had it! how do you like your ikea so far?

Carol@HouseandHomeDefined.com said...

Love the white and green, your trademark! Mantel looks great.

Patty Day @Pattys Epiphanies said...

WHAT A TEASE!
Your "on premises handyman" is very similar to mine. We are lucky Gals!
I understand, completely, your "inch" detail discussion. We are nuts, aren't we?

vignette design said...

Yay, good for you! I like the mirror with its new haircut! Looking good at the Perdue home! Can't wait to see it all done!

The Pink Pagoda said...

I'm also that girl! I'll be back tomorrow to see the surprise!

The enchanted home said...

Looking good...love the pillows and the fireplace mantles redo....cannot wait to see the whole picture!

Susie @ Maddie's Nest said...

The haircut is brilliant! Cannot wait to see the result.

Linda Hartong said...

Wow- I love it. What a big difference.

SHERRY HART said...

I am SO excited for you!!! This room is going to be singing real soon:)

Kathy :) said...

Change is good !

Kathy :)