When Life Throws You a Curve Ball, Make Lemonade

Do you see what I did there? I threw you a curve ball with that title…

This week we have been going to point out you a home tour, however we determined to share some information as an alternative. Jordan and I had a lot of tasks deliberate for the primary S months of shifting into our new residence. An monumental honey-do listing of nonstop enjoyable residence enchancment duties to maintain us busy till Christmas. However, a couple of months in the past, we have been hit with a curve ball of our personal…


Yes, a Little Milk*** maiden is on the best way. All these goals of brand name new cupboards, paint, and loos have been dashed, however changed with equal pleasure on the notion of taking over a nursery. A nursery! So meaning we’ve needed to revise our Summer To-Do record fairly a bit to make room for our new child woman who will arrive in early November.

This is our first baby, so we do not know what to anticipate or what we’ll want. We do, nevertheless, know that she goes to be probably the most trendy child on the block. We’ve began placing collectively plenty of concepts for the nursery. We’re not into cartoons, characters or frilly pink stuff, so we determined to attempt to do one thing colourful and becoming for a home from 1960.

I’m constructing the room round two primary issues: Eames Crosspatch decals and an Alexander Girard FLOR rug. I assume the theme goes to be natural graphic trendy, or one thing like that, nevertheless it doesn’t matter what I name it as a result of Design Blahg will make enjoyable of me. Decorating could be very arduous for me. Despite the truth that I function a design weblog, I’m no designer. Also, shade is equally as troublesome; I’m often one to throw a room collectively utilizing solely black, white, grey, and wooden. Here’s my inspiration board up to now. I’d love to listen to your ideas/concepts/options:

When Life Throws You a Curve Ball, Make Lemonade

From prime left, clockwise: Eames Crosspatch decals, Little Alouette picket rattle, Magis Metoo pet, Sock Monkey, Eames rocker, IKEA KULLA lamp, Alexander Girard FLOR Flora rug, Roh crib by Spot on Square, Frazier & Wing Summer cellular, Paper Cloud Wood Planks pillow, paint choices by Sherwin-Williams.

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**And, no, we’re not launching a brand new web site any time quickly!

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