Simple Farmhouse Window Treatments • Maria Louise Design
Struggling with window treatments? I needed a simple farmhouse window treatment for my bathroom. Check out how I came up with this inexpensive solution.
New Kitchen Wall Sconces Over The Sink
Another kitchen update today?! And we are talking about kitchen light fixtures! This one is a little interesting because we are in the middle of doing something, but I wanted to share our progress with you. You see we have wanted to add lights to the top of our kitchen window since before we even started the kitchen remodel. Well, it's that time. A while back I threw up an architectural piece above the sink & I didn't say anything, but of course you guys noticed because you are amazing & I…
Dining Room Built in Bench With Storage
Adding more seating in our dining room was a must. I love having parties and get-togethers, but chairs are really expensive. I did buy 8 dining chairs for our table (at $100 a pop was a bit of a shock for this budget shopper), but when we have people over, we need more than 8 chairs. This beautiful built in bench was a perfect solution. Our bench sits on the wall away from the table and acts as a sofa most of the time. A place to sit with your coffee in the morning, a comfy seat to p…
Lust for Light: Library Style Wall Lights for Every Room in the House
I first fell in love with these library-style wall lights in an issue of Domino, which featured the bathroom (shown above) of editor Rita Konig. What an unexpected choice for a bathroom, with those big spidery bold legs sticking out over the sink. I love how the sconces — which are almost swing arms but only move up and down — give Konig’s bathroom an extra layer of character and warmth.