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Entryway preview - Thibaut Cabrera wallpaper in navy - Robert Abbey Delta lamp in aqua - Kate Spade books - Domino book - @psstudio www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

Entryway Makeover Preview with Thibaut Wallpaper

    Change is in the air here and the entryway is getting a makeover! My new Thibaut wallpaper arrived last week and quickly got hung earlier this week. I can’t wait to show you the final reveal, but I thought I’d give you a sneak peek in the meantime of my design direction. It’s funny,
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Serena & Lily Riviera bench in breakfast nook, white kitchen, red Tolix Chairs, Saarinen style Tulip table, preppy dining room, @psstudio www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

Breakfast Nook Update with Serena & Lily

I’ve been in the market for a bench to create a banquette-like seating arrangement in our breakfast nook for awhile now, and we finally pulled the trigger on this lovely Riviera Bench from Serena & Lily in navy (FYI – the red color is on sale and it’s a STEAL).  It arrived last week and
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Pencil Shavings Studio dining room makeover with Benjamin Moore. Inspiration board, mood board, aqua and navy, color schemes, interior design, @psstudio www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

New Project: Dining Room Makeover with Benjamin Moore

I got an email from the lovely folks at Benjamin Moore at the beginning of the summer, asking if I’d like to participate in their upcoming blogger campaign by using their Regal Select line. This was incredibly perfect timing and I said yes – that dining room was just begging for a fresh start.  I’m definitely a
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Benjamin Moore China Doll - Painting the ceiling: a before and after at @psstudio www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

Makeover: Stairs & Upstairs Ceiling

We’ve been in our house now for seven years, and I’m *still* updating things I disliked from when we bought the thing. Isn’t that silly? Amazing how time passes. The main thing I have wanted to accomplish was entirely banishing alllll the builder beige paint from the whole house, which I’ve been on a hellbent mission to
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