Update September 2018 on the never ending story of Cockpit curtains. The window curtains still had to be kept in place to the curved wall, so I finally added a lint and velcro. Now its held perfectly in place if you take some effort to close them properly, including pleading. Off course no one in… Continue reading Curtains cockpit DIY start to finish (final update)
I know…. this is not every RV owners dream but I have the habit of making the RV look like an actual home and i love to cook, so lets talk about fresh herbs on vacation. If you like to bring herbs, plants or flowers with you in the RV, you are in need of travel… Continue reading Growing herbs in an RV…. (Really?!)
Decorating a small RV is all about the details. Still love the custom made Ikea sheets I made last year but there was something missing…. a touch off 1976 vintage. The permanent bed is also finished now and needs custom made bedding too, for a foam 12 cm mattress with 5 cm topper (size 135cm… Continue reading Ikea sheets hack
Personally I love before and after pictures in makeover stories. It gives you in one blink of an eye the “What” (what has changed) without having to read the why and the how of the makeover artist. In other words without the BS…..!! Exterior: The entrance: Home bar: Cockpit lounge: Bunk… Continue reading Before – after pictures
Can you believe its almost ready? The Ikea bedding has been re-sized to fit the odd shape and size of the bunk mattress. the 80x200cm was way to big and was hanging on each side. The plan is to make a sort of sleeping bag with zippers for sheets and blankets, so it always looks nice, but… Continue reading Bunk bed custom made bedding
Final pictures update november 2017 (see also other home bar posts) Previous april 2017 AH YES the end of this project is at the horizon. Today and yesterday we added a aluminum edge around the opening – sanded satin gloss. (Was looking for bronze but could not find it for a reasonable price). Installed 2… Continue reading Home bar from the beginning to the end (final update)
Well we are almost done at this part. The bunk needs to be fixed to the wall. The cockpit is ready. I like to put in a new curtain track as the OEM is really bad. The new front curtains really look nice but from the outside it would look better with a liner. Made additional… Continue reading Update upholstery – love it.