Photo Tour (before & afters)

Welcome to my apartment tour! Woohoooo! C’mon in!

It has been a seriously long time coming, and I cannot wait to share our before and after photos of our (mine and my boyfriend) apartment. We moved into the apartment April 1st, 2013, and although we’ve only been here a month, it is really starting to feel like home. If you have any questions regarding something you’ve seen — whether it’s a “how to”, “where’d ya get that”, or “hey why do you have white objects in random places” kind of question, I’ll do my best to answer in a timely manor. As the blog progresses, I will be posting on specific projects, furniture redos, etc. Here goes!

First we’ll start with the blah entry way before pictures.

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Nothing too special. The carpet was kind of icky. I really wanted to add some punchy colours without actually painting the walls (we’re renters).

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I copied and pasted some close-ups so you can get a better look at some of the details.

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Here’s the view from when you first enter the apartment.

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The walls are neutral and the apartment itself is very spacious. We were so excited to get a big sectional in there to provide tons of seating and to break-up the space.

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As you can see, we threw down an area rug to help define the space, and we purchased a large neutral sectional in a light fawn colour (we may end up regretting the decision to choose a light fabric, but for now, it we love it!) We also painted an accent wall in a charcol grey tone.

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I bought some fun pillows to help tye in the fabric of the chairs throughout the room, and also the paper backing of the shelf.

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One thought on “Photo Tour (before & afters)

  1. Your apartment looks absolutely wonderful. You certanly have an eye for style and color.

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