{Hello Lovely Fixer Upper} Alder Front Door

I’m sharing the dramatic difference our new front door makes at the fixer upper! {Hello Lovely Fixer Upper} Alder Front Door provides details and before…

My Ektorp Sofas Get a Luxurious Ikea Hack from BEMZ

BEMZ Belgian Linen Slipcover on Ikea Ektorp Sofa If you caught my post on Valentine’s Day, then you know I just returned from Arizona, where…

Choosing Cabinet Hardware & A Fixer Upper Update!

  Soooo happy to be in the sunny desert loveliness of Arizona at the fixer upper once again since a gloomyJanuary in Chicagoland can be…

Best and Easiest Ikea Hacks {Bemz}

For me, the best and easiest Ikea hack comes from Bemz, an innovative company offering customized slipcovers for Ikea sofas, armchairs, chairs, and more. Bemz has…

Knotty Alder Interior Doors for Hello Lovely’s Fixer Upper

I posted about my affection for knotty alder another day and our decision to upgrade doors here at the fixer upper to a rustic door style. Now I’ll…

{DIY} My Christmas Cookies & Fixer Upper Kitchen

My winning Christmas cookie  styled in Country Home magazine It’s time to bake the Christmas cookies,  and after sharing my parents’ Swedish home, I am now sharing the not-so-secret…

DIY Wooly Pom Pom Christmas Wreaths

Creating woolen yarn pom poms for wreathsand other holiday embellishmentsis one of my favorite crafty projects. They are innocent, fluffy, retro…andreminiscent of my childhood in the…

Simple, Romantic and Thrifty Holiday Tablescape

Since we are back to renovating the fixer upperin full swing, it’s tricky finding time to considerdetails like holiday tablescapes for Thanksgivingand Christmas. Affiliate links…

Choosing the Perfect Quartz Color for Countertops

How to choose the perfect color of quartz for kitchen countertops or bathroom countertops? Not always the easiest task. There are tons of choices. But…

hello lovely fixer upper {Fall 2016}

Just when the dust seemed to be settlingat the fixer upper, we decided to stir up morefor a few projects in the homestretch…so all sorts of…

{DIY} Best Creative Ikea Hacks

Ever surf the net for Ikea hacks?I do. And once I get started, it is all… Ya know? Even when I have no reason to…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {week 52}

Lots of peeks today even though it’s not quitereveal time with shiny happy picturesof styled polished spaces;my best estimate now is Christmas, andI’ll be so relieved to…