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Our Ikea Klippan 4-seater couch is turning out to be not quite the easy-peasy couch we thought it was when we bought it last year.  Granted, it was only $400, which is in no way pocket change, but for a

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The End is Near

We had an okay weekend over here.  Greta was under the weather on Friday.  Then I was feeling crummy on Saturday and Sunday and poof, there goes the weekend. But it is a new day and a new week and

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Fauxdenza Crendenza!

Two weeks ago, we shared part one of our new “fauxdenza” in the living room made of 3 Akrum wall cabinets from Ikea floating a few inches above the floor.  It was a great solution to a large credenza for

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The "His" Chair is Here

Last week, I mentioned we found a his chair for our her chair in the living room.  A lot of you had fun guessing which one we went with–which seemed to be overwhelming for number 6: How do I say

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The HER Chair

You may remember back in this post, when our new jute rug arrived, that we decided our matching armchairs matched more than each other a little too well.  Our living room became a sea of beige. So, we decided to

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The Slipcover Blues

Just so you know, this post doesn’t end well.  You see, our Klippan 4-seater couch from Ikea used to have a white cover on it–the one we purchased with it when we bought the couch last year.  In less than

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Beut Jute Riot

(riot!)  Yes, that was an attempt at a 90s Cherry Poppin’ Daddies reference. After we purged almost everything in the living room and painted it a dark, moody charcoal with navy undertones (Kwal’s Crave), things were looking better, but there