Dawn's Built-Ins : REVEAL

8:36 AM Katy 12 Comments

What? You thought I'd never finish?

Me too!
 Here is where we started In Dawn's cute living room, almost a year ago. Yes, a YEAR.
 And here we are now. Can you believe my neighbor gave me a key and let me go in and out of her house for almost a year? That's how awesome she is. It wasn't just that I wanted to build her something cool; I was also teaching myself how to build cabinetry. (I wasn't in her house every day or even every weekend, but still. Dawn is what an intermediate carpenter would call a Dream Client.)
 Unfortunately, after years and years of blogging and building stuff, I still don't own a camera. So you've got to deal with my blurry cell phone pics :)
We still need a bit of touch-up paint and Dawn's going to fill up her new picture frames, but I think we can call this one done!

Up next: the old clawfoot tub gets a car paint job, and I have some news on the beach shack but I don't want to jinx it yet...

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12 comments:

  1. WOW - amazing Katy!!! As always :) XOXO

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  2. Beautiful!!! I just "built" some shelves but cheated with IKEA Billys, I just trimmed them out. It just about killed me. I am clearly not up for a project close to this but I appreciate all the work that went into this. How on earth did you do the doors?

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  3. I totally knew you could do it Katy. Just simply stunning. Cheers.

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  4. I'm simply stunned! That's absolutely gorgeous. You should be proud!

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  5. Totally. Amazed.

    Crossing my fingers for good news on the beach shack - you guys totally deserve it.

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  6. Squee! You totally nailed it! Well done

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  7. tada!!!!!!! Looks absolutely fabulous.

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  8. I don't live next door, but if I did I would be honored to be your neighbor! Dawn's built-ins turned out fantastic! Major pats on the back my friend! So proud of you! Do you want to commute I'd give you my key too!
    Dee Dee

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  9. oh my gosh it is awesome!

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  10. oh yeah boy! you do good! and dawn's stuff is very cool. what a team- you two! proud of you and here is this ^5 (which means high five...does anyone do that anymore?)

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  11. thanks everyone, i'm just so relieved that it came out so good, considering that it was my first attempt :) There is definitely room for improvement, the camera thankfully does not pick up every flaw !

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  12. Nice job! Doors look great too!

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