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Design Moments: Pictures of a Corner in My Family Room

Design Moments: Pictures of a Corner in My Family Room

Design Moments: Family Room The Design Confidential

This room is still very much a work in progress. I was hoping to finish up last weekend, and the weekend before that, and the one before that... but life and babies get in the way of my DIY and design aspirations, on the regular! So, while A full reveal isn't quite ready, since projects still need to be finished, I thought I might share one corner of this space that is finished, for now. At least kind of... 

Much like I mentioned a little while back when I shared a corner in my nook with you, a room should be made up of many design moments. Each one of those design moments really needs to stand on it's own... Read More

Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build a Parquetry End Table

Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build a Parquetry End Table

Cher-Ann Texter DIY Parquetry End Table Project Details

Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build a Parquetry End Table! Last week we brought you Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build a Parquetry Dresser and now the coordinating end table, yahoo! We still have one more piece in this collection and it's perhaps the most exciting yet! Xx...Rayan

Estimated Cost

$50-$75

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Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build a Bromley Desk

Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build a Bromley Desk
Cher-Ann Texter

Bromley Desk

Project Details

Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build a Bromley Desk. I just love a good desk with a fold down lid, don't you? I personally love the ability to hide stuff away when not in use so I can pretend it's not there and this baby gives me that option! Xx... Rayan

Estimated Cost

$75-$100

Dimensions Tools

  • Tape Measure
  • Saw – Jig, Circular, or Miter
  • Drill
  • Countersink Bit for Drill
  • Square
  • Sander
  • Kreg Jig
  • Brad Nailer

Lumber

  • 1 – 1x2 at 4’
  • 2 – 1x4 at 8’
  • 2 – 1x6 at 8’
  • 1 – 1x12 at 8’
  • 3 – 2x2 at 8’
  • 1 Half sheet of ½” plywood
  • 1 Quarter sheet of ¾” plywood

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Reader Showcase: Crate & Barrel Inspired Pocket Collection Two-Drawer Desk

Reader Showcase: Crate & Barrel Inspired Pocket Collection Two-Drawer Desk
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Pocket Collection Two-Drawer Desk

Love this little desk. It now lives in the playroom.

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Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build Provence Beam Benches

Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build Provence Beam Benches
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Cher-Ann Texter

Provence Beam Benches

Project Details

Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build Provence Beam Benches! ... Read More

For the Love of Summer Flowers

For the Love of Summer Flowers

I usually will tell people they shouldn't plant flowers (trees, shrubs, whatever) in the summer. Certainly not in Sacramento! I mean really! Poor little rootlets likely won't get enough water. The plants will struggle and die. Use common sense, wait 'til the cooler weather. Yep, that's what I preach.

Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build the Upper Storage for a Garrity Modular Cubby

Free DIY Furniture Plans to Build the Upper Storage for a Garrity Modular Cubby
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Cher-Ann Texter

Garrity Upper Storage

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