Let me first explain to you what I have lived with for 4 years. Plain walls, nothing on them. No depth, just
First I had to add some dimension. I have seen tons of wainscotting tutorials out there, but I just loved this one from Newly Woodwards. But it was a little complex so I simplified. I didn't use the plywood behind it, just painted the walls white. I also used 1"x2" boards instead of 1"x3". But I love the way it looks.
this tutorial over at Brown Paper Packages.
I just couldn't resist the "Sock" exchange I found here
And would it really be a room in MY house without vinyl....
Now every one has their own hook for backpacks and jackets. (and most the time they actually get hung up here!)
I made this cute little addition using a wire hanger and a strip of burlap. Then just hung it by ribbon in an old frame painted black
I needed a pop of color so we made this heart picture with felt and pins. I love how it turned out!
Well, It still isn't my favorite room. But at least it is a little bit more bearable now.
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