September before and after!

September 01, 2014

Hello all and welcome to the before and after link up, Labor Day edition! Hope you’re having a lovely holiday weekend!

I’m kicking this month’s highlights with a few kitchens that caught my eye – yes, I’m now unabashedly in love with white kitchens. I think they are classic and never age – you have SO many opportunities to play with color, textures and wood tones in a white kitchen.

I love Jessica’s touch of brick on her kitchen island:

DIY brick wall

The brick is an unexpected touch that adds some warmth and color that I love!

Laura’s kitchen is gorgeous as well – she painted her cabinets and the backsplash and the difference is astounding:

painted cabinets glass doors

Her floors, decor and countertops keep a warm feel in this space. It is gorgeous!

I’ve been watching Sally’s kitchen renovation for months and the final result did not disappoint!:

white kitchen long island

That big island has all kinds of storage and functions, love it all!

OK, I’m done with the kitchens for today. ;) I’ll always love a good DIY orb light fixture and Kristi’s turned out beautifully:

DIY orb light fixture

Saving a couple hundred bucks is always a good thing!

I have a feeling I’ve highlighted some of this room before, but it’s so good I don’t even care. ;) Jennifer shared her son’s finished room and it looks SO good:

wood plank wall boys room

I LOVE that wood wall and the colors she used throughout. There’s some great storage in there too.

And finally, I was shocked when I read that this floor in Jessica’s bathroom wasn’t tile:

hexagon vinyl floor

I LOVE it! You can see what it is and how to install it here.

As always, there is so much talent at this party every month! If you’d like to be considered for next month’s round up, copy and paste this code at the end of your post or just include a link: 

<div align="center"><a href="" title="TDC Before and After" target="_blank"><img src="" alt="TDC Before and After" style="border:none;" /></a></div>

Now it’s time to see what you’ve been up to! If you’ve been up to any fall projects already feel free to include those. ;) I am so excited for my favorite season of the year!!

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  1. Thanks for hosting Sarah!! I'm excited to actually have a before and after to share this month!

  2. awesome features!!! i love the room from dimples and tangles!

  3. Those are gorgeous kitchens. I'm redoing mine soon and these are all great inspiration. Loving those DIY light fixtures too. Thanks for hosting Sarah.

  4. Wow...thanks so much for featuring my DIY light fixture Sarah. So honored to be among all of the great inspiration you chose. Thank you also for hosting this awesome party every month. -Kristi

  5. Pretty Kitchens! Love the light fixture too, it's like an armillary sphere!
    Thanks for hosting this fun party.
    Have a lovely week.

  6. So many great links! I am excited to have actually included one this time :)

  7. Thanks so much for hosting! Excited to be linking up :)

  8. Thank you so much for featuring my kitchen...You just made my whole weekend! I hope you had a fabulous weekend & thanks for hosting this party each month!

  9. Hi Sarah,

    Thanks for including my bathroom and floor in the highlights for the month! I get lots of compliments and questions on that vinyl product. It was such an easy and affordable solution!

    1. Hi Jessica, where did you get the vinyl flooring for the bathroom? I am looking for something just like this for my bathroom. Thanks. -Kristenne

  10. I have that same brick in my kitchen, I painted mine white and am working on a grey wash over top of it. Thanks for hosting the linkup party Sarah!

  11. Love your blog and thank you for hosting!!!

  12. The circular light fixture is fantastic.

  13. Thanks so much for hosting the party for us, Sarah! I was driving and all of a sudden it dawned on me I didn't provide a link earlier today (the important stuff that fills my brain, ha!) : )

  14. Thanks so much for the great party!

  15. Thanks so much for sharing my kitchen with your readers, Sarah! I had the best time designing it, and I love our brick, too- probably my favorite detail! Have a great day!

  16. Amazing link submission. First time I visit your post. Really it is great...I just added link in on your page easily. Thanks for link design Singapore


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