Office Chair Makeover

Office Chair

Get Updated When House on the Way Has A New Post. Subscribe by email.   ~An Old Chair Gets A New Look~   I have an old chair that I found at Restore for $15 that has been made over three times. Yes. That’s correct…three times. I bet you’re wondering, “Can’t she leave well enough alone?” When you’re not satisfied with a project, that’s very

DIY Sewing Table Skirt

Sewing Table skirt

~Sew Wonderful with a Sewing Table Skirt~   I’m in love with my new sewing table skirt. It’s a great little DIY. Check out what I started with… BLAH!!  I didn’t want to get a different table because the ugly little guy is actually a great table for sewing. It just needed some pizzazz. I threw around several thoughts and ideas and decided it needed some

Craft Room Storage Ideas

craft room storage ideas

~Organize Me~   Why do I feel like I am walking around in circles when it comes to finishing my office/craft room???? Right now, I’m trying to actually USE the craft room while trying to DECORATE and ORGANIZE it at the same time! I am definitely walking around in circles. It’s almost as if I don’t know where to start. I’m in desperate need of

Pleated Fabric Covered Stool for My Office

Round Stool Title

~Office Update~   As you know, I’ve been working (SLOWLY) on my office/craft room. Will I ever get it done?…I’m trying! I do not want to show you too much till the final reveal, but I also do not want you to think I’m not accomplishing anything…I’m not lazy…I promise! Therefore, I decided to give you a peek at this easy transformation for a great

New Home Office Curtains

Office Curtains

~Chinoiserie Inspired Curtains~   I have to say that I am totally in love with my new office curtains! Let me back up… A few weeks back, I decided to say goodbye to my guest room and HELLO to my new home office/craft room. I then began going back and forth in regards to colors! I truly had no idea what I wanted to do!

2013 Spring Fabric Choices

2013 Spring Fabric

 ~Great Fabric for Home Decor~   I’m in the process of doing an office/craft room makeover. It’s a lot of work, but a lot of fun. My favorite part of ANY room makeover is the fabric! I love to look at the choices of gorgeous fabrics for pillows, curtains and anything else I can use it for. I LOVE FABRIC! The majority of the time,

Fabulous Feature Walls

Fabulous Feature Wall

Some Feature Walls to Catch Your Eye   The last few days, I’ve been thinking about my office/craft room makeover. I’ve been thinking…colors…paint…fabric…and feature walls! I need a fabulous feature wall! Take a look at the guest room that I’m converting to my office and you’ll see the wall I’m referring to. It’s the first thing you see as you walk in the room and

Priming Furniture Tips

Priming Furniture

Preparing and Priming Furniture Tips Making Life A Little Easier   In my last post I told you about my new project. I’m turning my guest room into my office and craft room. I have some furniture that I can use, but I’m going to have some spend some time priming and painting. While I’m still deciding on colors and what style desk I’d like

Goals for the Year 2013

office craft room

Journal Entry #2 Goals for the Year 2013   I mentioned last week that I’m participating in Folk Magazine’s Journaling Agenda. Last week, I had to write a letter to my 2012 self about lessons learned last year. This week, I need to think about short-term and long-term goals for the year 2013. I googled and according to Wikipedia, a resolution is a commitment that

Office Inspiration Board

Office Inspiration Board

Inspiring in Black, White & Aqua   As you know, I’ve been working on an office makeover for myself. I’ve been working on a few things, like adding some stripes to a bookcase, re-doing a chair and personalizing some cute boxes for organization. I decided I should create an office inspiration board with some of my ideas, to get a better sense of what I