I have officially hacked, closeted, arranged or stored every piece of Drexel that is practical for our current apartment. Now I’m having fun looking for fresh ways to mix in pieces that can travel with us
Our Drexel Heritage coffee table scratches and stains so easily. If it wasn’t an eyesore to begin with, it became one just a few months into post. The GSO “solution” of putting one of the dining table scratch pads on top as a protector was. just. wrong. So I have been staring at this thing (above) and percolating this project […]
Every time I walked into my studio, and from each sideways glance while seated at my computer, my eyes were assaulted by the wooden scallop from the Drexel Heritage Computer Hutch we are stuck with. I couldn’t stand to look at this eyesore for one more second:
I’m so happy to highlight the work of another kindred spirit and fledging FS blogger, Paige of “Ben And Paige’s Favorite Food” blog.
Adaptation House is about sourcing and adjusting all the little things that make home life happy abroad. This is just one of those tiny things,
I’m so happy to be documenting and sharing the ideas of others in this FS life! This one is from Sandra Para, who has more great ideas for upcycling UAB boxes on her Pinterest page. Below is her story about adapting to a new post – and creating a headboard from UAB boxes. “When we found out our next […]
Moving 6,000 miles away from home has all sorts of unforseen challenges. Functionally, the biggest by far was electricity
I’ve been hunting for more hacks and ideas to archive here on Adaptation House, and here’s another great one taken (with permission of course) from Trailing Houses. Waterproof seats!
The Holidays are almost here! With the maddening pouch rules for shipping and the insanely little amount of storage space (I know I’m not alone here), I’ve been trying not to go postal with Christmas decorations.
This Drexel hack comes from Megan B: a lovely new friend, fellow DS employee spouse, and founder of BalléNess. Megan is NOT a fan of traditional bookshelves, so she stacks them on their side for a more contemporary display.
Yesterday M came home with another pouch delivery – my first fabric.com order! I’m very happy with the quality of the fabric (that awesome chartreuse pattern,