Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Kitchen Update Journal {four}

 

 

Progress. The past week has been busy and there is finally progress being made on my kitchen update. I may be slow to start a project, but once I get going, I like to keep moving towards the goal, slowly but surely. I was happy to pick up my inspiration piece, that I had framed and am thrilled with how it turned out. I picked a white frame, and yellow and burlap look mats to set off the print.

The biggest project is that I have almost finished painting the walls in the kitchen and only have my laundry room left to finish. I won't lie - it has been a big job, but in a way strangely enjoyable and rewarding. A kitchen like mine, with a lot of cutting in, takes time and patience, but I have gone slow, at my own pace and it has turned out beautiful. The color is exactly what I was hoping for too.

I have picked a textured white fabric with a soft yellow stripe to use on a fabric roller shade for my sliding door. It was the perfect solution to help block the afternoon sun. There will be a scalloped edge on the shade, with yellow trim, for a pretty finishing touch.

My final checklist includes fun things like having the new lighting installed and hanging things; both new and old on the walls. The final reveal of my kitchen will come when the window treatment arrives in a few weeks. I can't wait to see everything finally come together and to share it with you :-)

Happy Tuesday!

 

Kitchen Update Journal {one}

Kitchen Update Journal {two}

Kitchen Update Journal {three}

 

 

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7 comments:

  1. Love your inspiration piece! The color of the walls looks great. Very calming.

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  2. I too love the inspiration piece!

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  3. Great job! Can't wait to see it ALL! Have a blessed week dear Vicki, BIG HUGS!

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  4. The framed art turned out beautifully. I looked back at all your kitchen updates. Can't wait to see the finished project. The fabric you chose is gorgeous.

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  5. You're well on your way now that the walls are done!! Love the soft colour.

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  6. I love the softness of that color! Looking forward to the big reveal : )

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  7. We painted our kitchen last year.. the worst was he ceiling and I don't think I will ever to that again.. pain in the "neck" ;) Anyway, looks like everything is coming along and can't wait to see the end result. Beautiful color!

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