In the midst of Day 2 of painting, the furniture we ordered from Ikea arrived. The poor delivery truck drivers - it was a very hot day and that stuff was HEAVY. I then put my finely tuned Ikea assembly skills to work. Here are some in-progress photos:
It ended up being the Kivik Loveseat, for those of you that are interested in complete details. I also took a trip to Target and fell in love with these throw pillows:
They would become my decoration centerpieces for the living room
Here is the furniture in its' finished form. Obviously the room is not complete, but it was definitely a really good start.
In the meantime, Calvin was still in St. Paul, hiding in the bookcase and wondering why we had taken the table apart: