One Room Challenge – Week 2 – Platform Bed & Bedding

We FINALLY received word that our mattress will arrive mid-May, which is oh…14 weeks after we ordered it.  I was hoping it would be here by now, since we were given a range of 8-10 weeks lead time.  I really wanted it to be in the room before I chose paint colors and curtains, but I guess fate has other plans.  Either way, the bed was constructed a few weeks ago, and last weekend John and I picked out bedding and upholstery fabric. Plus, he helped me upholster the headboard and rails.  (I cannot tell a lie!) And of course, Demi had to give her seal of approval!

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DIY Recovering Dining Room Chairs

My dining room chairs are finished, and I couldn’t be more thrilled about the result.  This project did not require any sewing or cording, so it is an easy DIY.  The time it takes to complete the job varies according to which tools you use.  Since I am an expert in efficiency (or as impatient as a 3-year-old toddler), a new tool was the key to me finishing this job quickly with excellent results.Dining Room Chairs DIYDeeds

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