Before and After: An Outdated NYC Apartment gets a DIY Makeover

by Capree K

Before and After: An Outdated NYC Apartment gets a DIY Makeover

This one bedroom apartment in New York City was horribly outdated and in need of some serious, serious style help. (That plastic-covered sofa is going to haunt me in my dreams.) When the new owners got the keys, THANK GOODNESS, they quickly got to work re-inventing this 500 square foot space, transforming it into a rustic, Scandinavian-inspired retreat in the heart of Manhattan.     

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Before and After: A Stylish DIY Kitchen Makeover on a Budget

by Capree K

Before and After: A Stylish DIY Kitchen Makeover on a Budget

In our previous home, we undertook a DIY kitchen makeover that involved painting our cabinets (which you can read all about here). It's an endeavor that isn't exactly at the top of my "I'd really love to do that again!" list, so I have mad respect for anyone that chooses to tackle that particular home improvement project (the right way -- which involves lots and lots of sanding).     

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