{Hello Lovely Fixer Upper} Alder Front Door

Before and After – Front Door Upgrade It may have taken a little while to address the front door here at the Chicagoland fixer upper,…

Personal Reflections: FRESH

Hello Lovely Studio It’s time for fresh. Fresh and new. Fresh sheets. Fresh flowers. Fresh secrets for you.   Sheets: Judy Ross Textiles  “Brushstrokes” for…

Choosing Wood Doors for the Fixer Upper {…

  I posted about my affection for knotty alder the other day and our decision to upgrade doors here at the fixer upper to a rustic door style,…

Fixer Upper {Winter 2016}

  I am back with an update on our Chicagoland cottage makeover which is happily *this close* to being a wrap, though the last few…

{Decor Inspiration} Knotty and Nice Alder Wood

Beautiful alder cabinets and trim   I have been sharing peeks at our fixer upper progress on Instagram (@HelloLovelyStudio), so you may already know the…

hello lovely fixer upper {Fall 2016}

Just when the dust seemed to be settling at the fixer upper, we decided to stir up more for a few projects in the homestretch……