This is week five of the one room challenge! I got a late start which really put the pressure on, but I feel like it is all really coming together!
I have worked hard at trying to accomplish an awesome look for nearly nothing. Below you will get a quick overview of multiple DIY projects I tackled to save money and make this a super unique space.
First, I decided to paint our current black desk a brilliant green color which I picked out last week. I finally finished painting and It turned out perfect!
Then I put a floral patterned fabric on the back of our current bookcase. My husband was very clear that he didn’t want me to paint it. This is a removable, non permanent option! I LOVE how it turned out too!
I covered our old Memo board with a plum, lace fabric I had stashed away. It goes along with the boho, jewel tones vibe perfectly now, and it is still functional as a memo board.Total cost for memo board makeover: FREE
I worked on accessorizing the book shelf with some old and new pieces.
The green glass bottle was an antique hand blown find at a vintage market in Nashville. My husband splurged for $28. He’s a green glass fanatic! The antique lime green biscuit jar was an estate sale find from a few weeks ago for $18 and the purple was a new piece I picked up this week for a whopping $5.
I found this blue beauty while out shopping my local stores this week. This piece ties in with some of my accent pillows and helps bring the room all together. A splurge of $30! That’s big money when on a shoe string budget!
Total for these new accessories: $105
Here it is! Just wait though, this isn’t the finished product! I’m saving that for reveal day!!Wall hanging total cost: $15 (Thanks to coupons)
Next, I found these fab, brass lanterns at a yard sale for $7.50 each.And this necklace at a different yard sale for $1!
It’s been a crazy busy week and there is still more to do before the great reveal next week!
Here’s my to do list this week:
*Finish making pillows
*Decide what to do with desk chair I found for $10 at a yard sale.
*Rug or no rug
*Tackle problem corner
I think that covers it!!! Thanks for following along on my office makeover! Can’t wait for next week!
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