Your best projects of 2016!

January 03, 2017

Hello and happy new year! I hope your start to 2017 was happy and healthy. I know I say this a lot during different seasons...but this is one of my very favorite times of the year! I LOVE taking down the Christmas decor (as much as I love it) and having our house all bright and clean and open again. LOVE. IT.

I shared my best and biggest projects from last year in this post and I thought it would be fun to look back on your "best of the best" of 2016 -- my favorite projects linked up to the before and after link up each month. It's fun to look back at your projects...these were just a few of my favorites!

At February's party I shared Kammy's DIY solution to a table that serves both levels in her kitchen:
DIY breakfast bar two levels

It's more of a table up top and a bar when you step down into the other part of the room. I think this is such a brilliant way to deal with what could be an awkward spot. 

In March I shared Sharon's clean and bright mudroom makeover:
modern mudroom with built ins

You know how I'm a sucker for black doors!

In April Liz's stained and painted dresser stopped me in my tracks:
gray and wood dresser

I love gray with anything, and especially with wood tones. Beautiful!

In May I shared Stephanie's pretty dining room makeover:
squares on whole wall

Those small rectangles on the wall make a big impact!

I'm pretty sure I forgot about the party in June (it was a trend in 2016), but in July I was wowed by Monica's pretty fireplace makeover:
bright white fireplace with marble

That tile is so pretty! I may be using it in our home this year too! 

Carli's pretty patio makeover in August already has me excited for the spring:
small patio updates

Love her bright, fun colors!

And in September Jenna's pretty powder room makeover stole the show:

Such a pretty, serene space, right? Just lovely!

In October I loved Kim's DIY solution to a bunch of the kid stuff in her son's room:
DIY pegboard for kids storage

This giant pegboard is cute and holds a ton of stuff! I LOVE that it looks like art.

And finally, in November I shared April's pretty farmhouse kitchen makeover:
farmhouse kitchen makeover

What a pretty and bright kitchen! Love it!

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  1. You truly have accomplished so many wonderful things in 2016. May you have a very productive, healthy and happy 2017!

  2. Sarah, Happy New Year to you! You have no idea how much you have impacted me this past year! I love gathering inspiration from you and appreciate your support! I look forward to seeing the fun projects you tackle in this new year!

  3. Thank you SO much for featuring my kitchen again in your roundup, Sarah! Hope you have a fantastic 2017! :)

  4. Happy New Year, Sarah. I hope you have a wonderful 2017!

  5. LOVE all of your features, and I am loving it that I am finding beautiful content I have never seen before! Happy 2017!

  6. Thank you so much for sharing our pegboard wall again. I truly appreciate the way you encourage and support other bloggers throughout the year - and I always love seeing all the features. Inspiration overload. Happy 2017!


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