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Designer in a Binder Customer Transformations

August 26, 2021

Want to see what our Designer in a Binder customers are doing in their own homes using the interior decorating system I've created?! It's pretty amazing!

This post will be updated every single week with a new Designer in a Binder customer transformation–the most recent transformation is always first. But if you've come here looking for a different one, just scroll down. It is here somewhere!

If you are looking for room transformations in my own home, you can click HERE to tour our old house and click HERE to see how much we've updated in our current home in the first 6 months of living in it.

You can grab Designer in a Binder below or click HERE to learn more about it!

Customer Transformation of the Week

September 10, 2021- Cathy added peel-and-stick wallpaper in a really beautiful neutral print. She also created a board and batten look with wood boards, white paint and some caulk! Such an amazing DIY renovation made possible by her Designer in a Binder®!

white powder room
wallpapered neutral bathroom

September 3, 2021- Tracy hand-painted this pattern on her walls herself and it turned out amazing! With the help of her rug as her crucial element, she was able to choose decor that worked well together to create a warm and inviting space!

plain unrenovated bathroom
hand-painted brushstroke walls in renovated bathroom

August 27, 2021- This week's transformation of the week shoutout goes to Carol. Carol wanted to transform her beige living room into one full of her favorite colors, blues and greens! With the help of Designer in a Binder® she chose her crucial element and was off the creating the space of her dreams. She decided to paint the fireplace to tie it in with the rest of the room. She used BM Providence Blue on the fireplace.

beige family room with brick fireplace before makeover
Designer in a Binder customer transformation

August 20, 2021- Bayne finally finished the transformation in her 3-year-old daughter's room and realized that girly girls are fun to decorate for!! The crucial element was the Rifle Paper Co rug from the Anthro outlet in Augusta, GA, and the goal was to include as much pink as possible in the design. This is another step toward finishing the giant (and lengthy!) project of renovating a 100-year-old house in downtown Columbia, SC.

kids room before renovation
colorful kids room with bunk beds

July 30, 2021- Kelly totally transformed her kids’ bathroom. She used my SUPER easy cabinet painting tutorial to paint her vanity cabinet, changed out the textiles and fixtures and made a simple DIY frame for the mirror. The frame was only $30 to make and she attached it with command strips so it will be easy to remove when they do a major renovation in the future.

outdated bathroom with wood cabinets
bathroom renovation with DIY mirror frame

July 16, 2021- Kristen transformed this small kitchen for her college-aged kids! She painted the cabinets, added trim at the top. She also painted the backsplash and added butcher block countertops that she stained and sealed herself. Definitely an awesome DIY project!

kitchen with oak cabinets and brow tile
DIY renovated basement kitchen

July 9, 2021- Ebby completed a gorgeous renovation for her girls' bathroom. Their bathroom had been untouched for about 7 years but they love it now! Ebby did all of this on a budget which including shopping her own home. The tub came from her guest bath and she painted her knobs and pulls to save money. The print was her crucial element and she kept it very feminine with the pinks for her all-girl household!

Old bathroom being renovated
pink and white girls' bathroom

July 1, 2021- What an amazing budget-friendly kitchen update from Erica! The power of paint is real. She used Fusion Mineral Paint on the cabinets and backsplash following Tasha’s tutorial, a stain and poly coat from Fusion Mineral Paint for the table over the pet feeding station, countertop & sink refinishing kits. She and her husband did everything themselves, including adding the 3 new light fixtures! This update sure breathed life into an outdated kitchen!

dark outdated kitchen
remodeled kitchen with painted cabinets

June 4, 2021-  This before and after of a beautiful DIY fireplace is amazing! Lesli bought her home in September and has put so much sweat equity into it. It’s so amazing when a design plan starts to come together.

May 28, 2021-  Kelly never made decorating her bathroom a priority, but once she did, she was so happy with the refresh! The bathroom cabinets are Fusion Mineral Midnight Blue following Tasha’s kitchen tutorial. What an awesome change from the way the bathroom looked in the listing photos to the beautiful oasis she created!

May 21, 2021- Laundry rooms are all the talk right now in my world since we just finished giving ours a pretty major glow-up. Today I am sharing a customer laundry room makeover that is gorgeous! With the help of Designer in a Binder and my tutorial from painting Thea's cabinets, Christina did a beautiful job on her laundry room. I love how fresh and light the new paint makes the space feel! Proof that a little a paint can make a HUGE difference.

laundry room with wood trim and cabinets
laundry makeover with painted cabinets and marble counter

May 14, 2021- Since Summer is near and that has so many of us thinking about outdoor living, I wanted to share a customer patio transformation with you. With the help of Designer in a Binder Angie created this mood board for her front patio and then brought it to life! I love what she did!

Designer in a Binder customer mood board
Designer in a Binder® customer patio transformation

May 7, 2021– This playroom transformation by Bayne is one of my favorites! Talk about taking a room that was just being used for storage and transforming it into a beautiful and functional space.

customer before photo
DIAB customer playroom

We are so proud of and happy for every single one of our Designer in a Binder® customers who is using the simple system to create rooms that they love! You can click HERE to check out more customer transformations and reviews of Designer in a Binder®.

Designer in a Binder® is the simple system I have used for years and years to design spaces in my own home. A couple of years ago, I finally put it all down on paper so that others can use it as well! In it I walk you through all the important stuff like choosing items that are the correct scale, space planning, mixing patterns, choosing colors and more! I give easy-to-understand guidance on all of this in Designer in a Binder®! You can order your binder now. We have over 9,000 happy customers so far! Click HERE to learn more.

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