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  • Garden updates - doorsixteen.com

    Getting started in the garden.

    I can’t believe it’s already Friday! This has been a weird week. I had a TON of work to do on Monday and Tuesday, and then suddenly I had six different book…

  • Hallway Updates - doorsixteen.com

    More hallway updates.

    Last week I shared the simple makeover I gave the light fixtures in my hallway, but I neglected to show the rest of the space. I like hallways—they’re not too demanding, since…

  • Botanical Shower Curtains - doorsixteen.com

    Botanical shower curtain options.

    Saskia Pomeroy Plants Shower Curtain, Urban Outfitters Yesterday’s post about my bathroom makeover got me thinking about shower curtains. I mentioned that I’ve been considering putting removable wallpaper below the chair rail,…

  • Vintage Bathroom Restoration - doorsixteen.com

    Progress in the bathroom.

    One of the best things about my house is that it’s barely been touched renovation-wise in the 78 years since it was built. With the exception of the kitchen floor and a…

  • Light Fixture Makeover - doorsixteen.com

    Simple light fixture makeover.

    Here’s a little ceiling light makeover I did that only took a couple of hours, but which makes a really big improvement in appearance of one of my hallways. The fixture in…

  • IKEA office makeover - doorsixteen.com

    Getting organized in my office with IKEA!

    I don’t know what it is with me and workspaces—I know how important it is to have my office be tidy and organized and bright in order to feel like I actually…

  • Vintage bathroom sneak peek - doorsixteen.com

    Sneak-peeking at my bathroom.

    It’s Saturday and apparently nobody reads blogs on Saturday, so you know what? Let’s take a sneak peek at my bathroom. I haven’t done anything with it yet and I probably won’t…

  • Barn & Willow curtains - doorsixteen.com

    Dining room curtains from Barn & Willow.

    I’ve never considered myself a curtains type of person. The last time I attempted to like curtains was in 2007, and I hated them immediately. When I finally replaced them with roller…