Arizona Fixer Upper

We bought a second home in the Southwest to escape to from harsh weather – it’s a 4 bedroom in a gated community and only needed cosmetic changes…thank goodness!

DIY Real Life Renovators Without Chip and Joanna’s Crew or Cash

Hello Lovely’s Arizona Fixer Upper

Our second home near Phoenix is a Mediterranean style cottage with serene, Nordic French style interiors.


Arizona Fixer Upper – Where it Began

DIY Progress: Almost Done!

Kitchen & Baths:

Kitchen Progress: Summer 2017

Cookie Cutter to Custom {Quartz}

Video of Kitchen Makeover

Marble Mosaic Accent Wall/Backsplash

Cabinet Hardware

Living Room:

Dining & Living Room Progress: Summer 2017

Ikea Ektorp Sofa Upgrades

Choosing Tables


Master Bedroom Progress: Summer 2017

Guest Bedrooms Progress: Summer 2017

Paris & Stockholm Prints

Ugly Before Pics

Decor blogger/Founder of Hello Lovely Studio, Michele

The Arizona fixer upper requires cosmetic fixes and upgrades only (yay!) so we expect no structural nightmares like the other project!

Sponsors include:

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Blooming in our desert backyard!

This Arizona fixer upper project is our second fixer upper chronicled on Hello Lovely...find our Chicagoland reno adventure here.