my home office makeover

About a month ago, I decided to redo my home office. You can check out the mood board here. The room before was brown, dark and dreary. I wanted to lighten the space up. I also have a problem with putting holes in the walls.

Holes leave marks.

They were everywhere. I told the husband that I won’t put anymore holes in the walls. I didn’t promise.

We painted the room a light grey and bought all white furniture. The only light that comes into this room is from one window, so I wanted it to have a light and airy feel to it. We had the one desk from pottery barn, and decided to get the rest of it.

Sidenote: I bought the desk, and wouldn’t you know it — 2 days later I got an email saying they were having a 30% off sale on the exact desk I had just bought. I called customer service and asked if they do anything for customers in that situation. THIS is the reason that I buy things from Pottery Barn — the woman answered “Absolutely! We can reimburse you for the difference in the price.” Boom!

Home Office Makeover

Home Office Makeover

Home Office Makeover

Home Office Makeover

Home Office Makeover

Home Office Makeover

Home Office MakeoverWe found these chairs at Target for a good deal, and this rug pulls the room together perfectly.

Home Office Makeover

Home Office Makeover

If you remember back to Maddie’s Room Makeover, I found this shelf at IKEA and used 2 of them in her room. I loved it so much, I decided to get another one for the office. All of the floating shelves are from IKEA as well. When I bought the white chair for Maddie’s room, they came as a set. I used the other one for in here, and I think it’s perfect!

Home Office Makeover

Home Office Makeover

Home Office Makeover

Here’s what the office looked like…

Before

What do you think? Are you thinking of making over your home office, or recently did? I would love to hear about it!

Love, Megan

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