The DIY blogger in me always has such a hard time writing ‘updates’ or ‘progress’ reports with no real step by step takeaways for you. But the One Room Challenge is one of those things that almost requires it. There are so many steps to get the room ready for the fun stuff and that’s what a lot of those 6 weeks are spent doing… I was hoping to replace the window and write a tutorial about that, but we just didn’t get there… because I spent SO LONG painting.
If you missed our announcement, we’re joining in as guest participants to the One Room Challenge. The One Room Challenge is a 6 week makeover challenge to take any room and make it over top to bottom, sharing your progress along the way. We’re taking on the boys’ shared bedroom and it’s currently week 3/6! You can see our design plans for the space right here and then last week I shared everything we learned from removing valances.
So today I thought I’d share an update of where we’re at in the makeover and what is still to go. I know that so often on social media and on blogs we see these room makeovers come together in what feels like days and it can be discouraging. This totally doesn’t happen most of the time, so I thought I’d give you a realistic picture of everything that goes into a room makeover like this! And let’s be honest… this bedroom makeover is probably the least involved remodel in our whole house- we didn’t even have to move a window :)
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