I recently moved into a new apartment and am super duper excited about it. This is not my apartment, but an example of what I would like it to look like after I decorate:
It’s sunnier, bigger, and just all around better than my last place. I spent this Monday and Tuesday unpacking boxes, jammin’ to Alanis Morissette’s Jagged Little Pill (an album I recently re-discovered, and still remember every word to - just like my 13 year old self did) and other such albums that I can only listen to when my husband is not around.
As my possessions have piled up around me, blissfully free of boxes but still without a place to call their own, I’m realizing two things:
1. I need to seriously scout out some local thrift stores for some additional furniture.
2. I really don’t have any interior design skills, at all.
Luckily, I have a friend who’s a designer. Unluckily, she’s on tour right now, wrocking out to The Whomping Willows and friends:
So, where’s a librarian to turn? You saw this coming…..THE LIBRARY!
So, whether you’re moving to a new dorm in the fall or just need to revamp your space for the summer, check out one of these terrific books to get an expert opinion.
Tradition get you down? Check out this book for some real out of the box imaginative design ideas!
Only have the supplies in your craft cupboard to work with? It’s cool, check out this title for some funky ideas on a low budget!
Have issues with color choice? This is the guide for you!