Redecorate For Free: Family Room Project

The following is a post from my beautiful wife, Michelle. Thanks hunny! The couch that started it all. It was a fateful rainy day in Seattle.  Just a girl and her baby walking through a thrift store….and then….she saw it!  It’s what she’d been waiting all her life for.  The one.  The perfect floral couch! I looked, I lusted, I sat and took a quick sniff….but then I left.  What in the world would I do with a crazy couch like that?  I already owned three couches, all of which I love.  Go home, Michelle, go home!  But first, post a photo on facebook! I got home and had non-buyer's … [Read more...]

Redecorate for Zero Dollars

This post was written by my lovely wife, Michelle. Thanks sweety! Jake’s been talking a little about our “Redecorate for Zero Dollars” series.  So here’s a little intro: This seriously all started with my Naked Lady Party.  We had a lot of left over clothes so I went to a local thrift shop to donate them.  I decided to take a quick peek inside, looking for potential treasures, and found this beauty. So then I left after a little slap on my own wrist and a reminder that I already have enough couches.  Got home, posted this pic on facebook and showed Jake.  A few encouraging comments … [Read more...]