Formal Living Room Becomes Fabulous Craft Room


I have a fun, fun, fun day planned for you, today!  I’ll be posting six (6) times today!  Each post will feature a wonderful “Before and After” project I’ve spotted during a previous Met Monday or from a lovely blog in my travels around the Blogsphere.

Instead of lumping all the projects into one big post, I’ve created 6 small posts that will go up throughout the day at the following times: 7:00 AM, 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 3 PM and 5 PM.

So stop back by during the day to catch the latest post.  You’re going to love all the Before and Afters!

Let’s get started…here’s our first featured Before and After for the day!

Christy at Beach Brights  had a “formal” living room that was begging to become a useful space.  Just look at all that space and potential!  Love the huge window!

Living Room Become Craft Sewing Room Before and After
Christy turned her living room into an amazing craft room complete with lots and lots of creative storage.  Wait until you see where she put the outlet for her craft island.  It’s a pretty amazing idea I would never have thought of.   I don’t want to spoil it, so I’ll let you read about that at her blog.

Craft Sewing Room Renovation


You’ll find lots more pictures and details about this fabulous Before and After at  Beach Brights.  See you in a couple of hours with another wonderful Before and After!

Build a Great Craft Room



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  1. Wow! What a great room to craft in, Susan! Not just for the size of it, but all that natural light.

  2. gorgeous!!

  3. Michele from Finch Rest says


    That is amazing -= what a wonderful space – especially if one doesn’t formally entertain! It is so huge and cheerful and bright. Not to mention organized and tidy!!!!

    Going there now to see more. Thanks, Susan.

  4. Fantastic craft room..I can only dream of having a craft area that large…it is so beautiful and functional!!

  5. Oh this is just a gorgeous room! Thank you….I now have some great ides for me own craft room! 🙂

    ChrisW Designs

  6. Aww, Susan. This came up as a suggested post and I have never seen it, so came to check it out. But her page wouldn’t open!! So now I don’t know what she did about the electrical plug in the island. Please, please, please tell. 😀

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