Room Renovation: Office Week 3 Update! Week1/ Week2/Week3/Week4/Week5/Week6 Reveal! It has been a crazy busy week at the Southern Yankee house. This week we completed the built-in bookcases/bench portion of the office room renovation project! This was mine & Justin’s first REAL DIY build project together! In 5 years of marriage we have obviously painted &
I’m no Vanilla Ice, but what better way to walk you through all our builder grade farmhouse lighting swap outs, than with this stuck-in-your-head-till-you-go-crazy beat! If you’re not familiar with this song, take a listen before you read this post & it’ll make it a lot more fun!
Room Renovation: Office Week 2 Update! Week1/ Week2/Week3/Week4/Week5/Week6 Reveal! Its week two of our office renovation project & things are in full swing! You can see week 1 here if you missed it, but it was mainly filled with a lot of planning & shopping (I know poor me… or really poorJustin’ss wallet) plus my inspiration
Room Renovation: Office Week 1 Update! Week1/ Week2/Week3/Week4/Week5/Week6 Reveal! Every little girl dreams of what her office might look like someday, or maybe she dreams of ponies, either way, my dream office renovation is the current project on the To Do list. My goal is to create a space that is chic, functional and has lots
1/2 Bathroom Board and Batten There is nothing sadder than a boring guest bathroom, well besides the ending to the Titanic that was pretty tragic also. I really believe there was enough room for both of them on that driftwood, oh well. Back to the bathroom business, I wanted to do something that was relatively
TRANSFORM BORING BUILDER GRADE WINDOWS INTO BEAUTIFUL CRAFTSMAN STYLE WINDOWS WITH THIS SIMPLE DIY WINDOW TRIM TUTORIAL Save This Pin For Later!!
So you’re probably wondering what exactly is a Southern Yankee (besides an oxymoron) and why would anyone name their blog that? Good news, you wont have to wonder any longer! A Southern Yankee is a term used to describe someone who is originally from the North, ahem Michigan, but has moved across the Mason Dixon
DIY Wood Curtain Rods & Brackets So I am all for beautiful DIY projects that look expensive, but are actually super affordable! Our whole house was in desperate need of some curtains, curtain rods, & brackets, but if you have been shopping around you know those items are crazy expensive. And I want to
DIY Bathroom Mirror Frame During our half bathroom makeover, I debated & debated whether or not to take down the builder grade mirror & replace it with a new one or to frame it in. In the end, the idea of taking it down scared me… I’m not great at wall repair & did I mention