A Bathroom is Reborn.

bathroom remodel / sfgirlbybay

I’ve got the teeny tiniest bathroom and have been trying to brainstorm on how to remodel it to add more space. So when interior stylist and beloved blogger Kirsten Grove of Simply Grove sent me photos of her recent remodel project I was inspired! The space was once a bedroom, and her client needed a master bath so they split the bedroom in half to create the bathroom.... 
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diy, bb.


i’m calling this post — do it yourself, but better. if you follow along here often you know i’m not the best at diy projects. sure, i can paint a wall, or repurpose a piece of furniture. but actually make something? not so much. i’m just not that good at it. but this week i enlisted the assistance of my new marketing editor (everyone, meet jeannine... 
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fab friday.


hello, and welcome to fab friday. at least we all had a short week, right? i thought you might enjoy a bit of down time this weekend in your very own kitschy little bathroom, and so i recreated this one from country living magazine for you. wasn’t that nice of me? enjoy your bath. i think you should add bubbles. 1. Vintage oil painting portrait of Great Aunt Ruby from... 
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i spy: vanity fair.


my inner girlie girl has always longed for a vanity. you know, the kind where you pull up a sweet little tufted chair and brush your long locks like 800 times as your loved one looks on in awe and admiration. your lipsticks and perfumes scattered about in reckless and feminine disarray, revealing a fashionable woman on the go. yeah, one of those. they’ve got this romantic... 
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a room to rest.


sitting here wondering what i might share with you today, when i came upon this great old neon sign on how to be a retronaut. and then it came to me – le bain, the loo, the bathroom – that place occasionally called the restroom. but one can only truly rest when one’s bathroom is decked out as luxuriously as we deserve (like with that lovely reclaimed tub... 
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