Category Archives: One Project A Weekend

>Sketch Every Day: 7.5.11 and 7.6.11

> I thought last week was busy with painting and wedding deadlines, but this short week (because of the holiday on Monday) is pretty jam-packed, so I didn’t have a chance to post my sketch from yesterday. 7.6.11: Today’s sketch is … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 6.15.11

> I’ve been wanting to re-do our laundry room for some time now…have it all planned out in my mind, know (almost) exactly what I’d like to do. But I realize, it’s just a laundry room after all…no one really … Continue reading

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>Faux Wood Doors: One Project A Weekend

> I’ve always loved the look of rustic wood doors, stained dark with wrought iron hinges, “clavos” (decorative nail heads) and ornate handles. It reminds me of our honeymoon in Italy and the look we’ve been going for in our home … Continue reading

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>Big Boy Beds: One Project A Weekend

> How RAD is this bunk bed? Short of actually being seaworthy…I think this bed might be as close as it gets to sleeping aboard a boat. It is AMAZING, one of a kind, completely handcrafted, the workmanship and engineering…in a word, … Continue reading

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>Sketch Every Day: 2.1.11

> Ah yes, the stair riser project. Over seven years ago, we ripped up the carpet on our stairs and had a contractor come in and install wood steps. We didn’t want all wood on the stair risers, and we … Continue reading

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>The Loft Benches – One Project A Weekend

> My DREAM Indo-Moroccan-themed room inspiration.  This is a room in fashion designer Sue Wong’s 1920s L.A. home (from In Style Home, Spring 2006). We knew from day one of moving into our house…probably even before that (while we were … Continue reading

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>Top 10 of 2010 – Paper and Paint

> 2010 was a great year for EITAK Design! There were so many wonderful projects; so many fabulous collaborations with my network of industry professionals: event planners, photographers, printers, interior designers, and contractors; so many enjoyable experiences working with such … Continue reading

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