Holy Mama we’re in week 4! We are getting down to the wire here in our One Room Challenge hosted by Linda of Calling it Home.
If you’re just joining me (HI!) and you can start with our initial plans here.
I wish I could say we’ve made HUGE progress, but we are still slow and steady. That’s okay…it WILL get done. Mr. Wright (aka the husband) has been working hard on plans for our shining star of the room, the built ins. After many tweaks, revisions, and trips to the hardware store later he has a plan and is building and making cuts as I write!
So here’s where we are-
Because we’re weeks away from the reveal it’s SO important we order all. the. things. to ensure enough time for processing and shipping. So finalizing our built in plans was a must so that we could order our picture light’s (and many other things) to go above the bookcases. Lemme tell you figuring that out was no small feat…
First here’s how fancy they are:
LOVE! Our built ins are composed of 5 Ikea Billy Bookcases of varying width which posed a challenge in determining how many lights we needed. One above each bookcase? 3? 4?
We resorted to the ol painters tape method!
Here’s a reminder of where the built ins are going-