2.13.2013

The Bright Side of a Flood

As most of you know, my apartment flooded last Monday. The only thing that got ruined was a DIY project that I had hanging above my desk area. Anyway, I moved back in my place this week (after spending last week at my grandparent's house), and have been spending some time putting everything back together decor-wise. It's actually been kinda fun rearranging things and making my apartment feel like home again. I realized that I never gave y'all a virtual apartment tour of this new place that I moved into in October. Well once everything is all set back up, I'm gonna do just that. So get stoked!

I'm constantly adding things and changing things, but for the most part, everything is looking good. I've been wanting a new desk since before I moved, and this flood was the perfect time to take the leap. I've been pinning white desks for a few months now, so I knew that was the direction that I wanted to go in.  Keep in mind that I don't have an entire office space, since I live in a one bedroom apartment. Instead, I use a corner in my dining room as my "office space."

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My desk hasn't arrived in the mail yet, but I've been brainstorming what I want to do with it once it arrives. Here are a few work spaces that I have been using as my inspiration. I truly believe that if you are in love with your work space, that inspiration will strike often and the work that you produce will be noteworthy.

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I can't wait for my work space to be all set up! As soon as it is, I'm planning on giving y'all a tour of my entire apartment...I really hope y'all are excited as I am :) Look for that in late February or early March!

I'm linking up with Michelle of The Vintage Apple for Oh, How Pinteresting.
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11 comments:

  1. these all look fab! i cant wait to have my own place just so can decorate it how i want lol :D
    http://www.thelilywhiteenglishrose.blogspot.com

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  2. I love these gorgeous office spaces! Great pics.

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  3. Hey! I have that pink short vase in pic #5. Used em for my wedding and swooped em from Ikea! Lovvvvvvvve!

    I can't wait to see what you do. You've got a great perspective love. Fresh new beginnings!!

    Xox, Bev

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  4. Ah I cant wait to see your apartment all done up again! I'm glad you're back in your own apartment. At least now you don't have to take your pictures standing on your bed! :)

    Have a great Wednesday girlie! :)

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  5. i don't know why desks make me do a happy dance. but they do. can't wait for the reveal!

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  6. Floods are scary things...They show me I hold into my stuff waaaay to tight.

    Love your office inspiration! I've been getting into the whole white and clean and simple with just the right amount of color coming through in smaller details too. I haven't changed anything, but I have pictures in my mind for "someday".

    Can't wait for the tours you're working on. :)

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  7. I've really been wanting a new desk too! I've almost got myself convinced. There's just something about a clean work space to fuel creativity!

    http://wonderwhatsnextblog.blogspot.com

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  8. I really want to update my office space at home! Love all these ideas

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  9. new follower from the pinterest link up today.
    i knew i had to follow you when i read your "about" page and you said you like Luke Bryan and HIMYM. :)
    btw - those desks and office spaces are amazing!! i am loving the wood plank one!

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