The softer side of renovations
Last week it was a sink, this week it’s a headboard. I’m in trouble with our apartment again for the large delivery. As I type looking into my bedroom I feel like such a grown-up, I have a tweed headboard. I have arrived.
I’ve been focusing on some less serious non-dirty, non-sweaty things the last day or so. We drove around looking at house colors and numbers and found a few inspirations for exterior paint.
One thing I’m aware of is the historical context of the things we decide to do to the house. In D.C. if you have a transom the proper way to do your house number is like this– especially if your home is from the early 20th century. I cringe when I see people mounting numbers on brick– but that’s just cause I’m weird.
Or you can go with something more pre-fab and visit The House Number lab. Very nice options on their website too.
And because I love these two items I recently got and I wanted to share: