Take a Tour of Trenton + Cambria’s Minimalist Home and Learn Some Amazing Tips for Staying Organized

A Minimalist Home Tour and Tips For Staying Organized

Today is an exciting day! Let’s take a peek inside the charming townhouse of an equally charming Canadian couple, Trenton and Cambria. Located in a quaint town just 20 minutes outside of Calgary, Alberta, you will find this darling and minimal home, full of bright light, airy spaces and crisp white walls that really allow their handmade furniture pieces to shine. Plus, they share some tips and tricks into how they live this perfectly simple and minimal life.  Continue Reading

Makeover Tour: A Master Bedroom Gets an Eclectic, Mid-Century Inspired Makeover

This master bedroom, while clean and perfectly functional, is completely devoid of any personality or drama, the exact opposite of the stylish, risk-taking homeowners that call this space theirs. Tired of retiring to a bedroom that just didn’t match her taste, Erin from Suburban Bitches gave this boring room a much-needed dose of style and personality — on a budget! Read on to get the scoop on this unique master bedroom makeover.      

Name: Erin of Suburban Bitches

About: I am one half of the blogging duo known as Suburban Bitches. Continue Reading

Makeover Tour: A Crowded Backyard Gets a Modern Deck Makeover

This gigantic deck took up most of the space in this narrow Minneapolis backyard and, rising above the fence line, provided little privacy for the homeowners. But with some hard work (and a jackhammer or two), they built the deck of their minimalist dreams! Read on to see the new space and get the scoop on this DIY backyard makeover in this month’s Makeover Tour.      

Name: Karin Newstrom and Jeff Hansen

About: Karin Newstrom is a Minneapolis-based photographer (www.karinnewstrom.com Continue Reading

Makeover Tour: A Serene Scandinavian-Inspired Bedroom and Bath Makeover

From designated dumping ground to serene, Scandinavian-inspired retreat, this master bedroom and bath combo recently underwent a seriously stylish makeover. See how a whole lot of elbow grease and some cleverly thrifty design choices transformed this space in this month’s Makeover Tour below!        

Name: Karin Newstrom and Jeff Hansen

About: Karin Newstrom is a Minneapolis-based photographer (www.karinnewstrom.com) who lives with her husband Jeff and three adopted, scruffy dogs. Karin and Jeff have fully embraced home ownership and the DIY mentality by completely ripping apart their first home and slowly putting it back together. Continue Reading

Makeover Tour: A Coastal Cottage Gets a Colorful Face Lift

From run-down coastal cottage to casual-living dream home, this 90-year-old house recently received all the TLC it deserves. Read on to get the full scoop on its colorful new look!        

Name: Nanette Tanner

About: Growing up, my parents moved every 5 or so years. They had adventurous home choices and eventually built a modern passive solar home. My mom is an interior designer so I have always been exposed to home design. Working at angela adams since 2000 has immersed me in design, color and pattern. Continue Reading

Makeover Tour: A Colorful and Quirky “Big Girl Room” Bedroom Makeover

I’m super, super excited about our Makeover Tour today! It’s kids and pets month here at Curbly, and to celebrate we’re getting a behind the scenes look at this colorful, personality-filled bedroom any kid (or grown-up) would love. Check it out!     

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Bobby Rabbit – For Little Treasures (www.bobbyrabbit.co.uk) was founded in November 2012 by Nicky King, a mum from the UK with a passion for unique and stylish children’s interiors, beautiful toys and innovative party ideas. Continue Reading

Makeover Tour: A Stylish, Light-Filled Senior Home Makeover with Designer Emily Henderson

If you’ve spent any time on the Internet in the last few years or have ever watched HGTV, you’re familiar with Emily Henderson. On top of being a wildly talented interior designer, she’s also one of the funniest and most down-to-earth people around. We are beyond thrilled, then, to share this month’s Makeover Tour and get a behind-the-scenes look at the room Emily recently transformed for Fran Ferguson, a resident at an assisted living center.

Read on to see how Emily tackled the unique challenges of this room, including her tips for creating a stylish living space for seniors — and more!  Continue Reading

Makeover Tour: A Dated Midwest Kitchen gets a Scandinavian-Inspired Revamp

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Our Makeover Tour this month is one of my favorite kitchen makeovers to date! Read on to see how this pest-filled foreclosure was transformed into a fresh, Scandinavian-inspired dream home in the heart of the Midwest!      

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Name: Karin Newstrom and Jeff Hansen

About: Karin Newstrom is a Minneapolis-based photographer (www.karinnewstrom.com) who lives with her husband Jeff and three adopted, scruffy dogs. Karin and Jeff have fully embraced home ownership and the DIY mentality by completely ripping apart their first home and slowly putting it back together. Continue Reading

Makeover Tour: A Tiny Mudroom Gets a Colorful Face Lift!

created at: 03/17/2013Editor’s Note: We’re excited to launch a new monthly column featuring exclusive tours of room makeovers — from DIYers like you! Check in every 3rd Monday to get inspired by a new Makeover Tour.

This month’s Makeover Tour is a super colorful and inspiring mudroom — proof that even tiny spaces can have loads of personality! Read on to get the full scoop on this fun space.       

Name: Anu

About: I am a busy mom to two little boys and currently am on maternity leave from my job as a Speech-Language Pathologist. Continue Reading

Makeover Tour: A Dull Basement to Bright and Cheery Home Studio

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We’re excited to share an exclusive makeover with you today! You may remember Alexandra Hedin and her fresh and colorful style from her week of inspiring guest posts last spring. Since then, she’s been busy giving her basement laundry room a bright, cheery, and oh-so-functional makeover. Read on to check out the new space and get some behind-the-scenes details!     

Name: Alexandra Hedin

About: I am a lifestyle and entertaining correspondent for local media outlets including television, magazines, etc.   Continue Reading