At Home with Lindsay Kujawa in Temecula, California

At Home with Lindsay Kujawa Plant Shelves/DIY.

Hey, friends! We have a special At Home feature for you today. Lifestyle photographer Lindsay Kujawa is sharing her renovated home with us today, and get this. It used to be a barn!

Here’s some before photos—

BeforeBefore And after!

At Home with Lindsey Kujawa Around January of last year, my husband Ian and I started throwing the idea around of us possibly moving. We loved Temecula Wine country (in California) and knew we wanted to be in that area, but none of the houses for sale were our style. Then one evening, my husband pulled up a 12 stall horse barn that was for sale on Redfin and asked me what I thought about it. He said maybe we could gut it and completely transform it. I am usually the one with the crazy ideas, so this was completely unexpected coming from him. I LOVED the idea of a possible barn conversion, so the next morning we decided to go drive by the barn and see what we thought.

At Home with Lindsay KujawaSofas/Thrive Furniture, Coffee Table/Mt Hood Wood Works.

At Home with Lindsay Kujawa “I remember driving by slowly and immediately getting goosebumps and teary eyed (I’m an emotional person, haha). I KNEW it was for us! I also knew it would be the craziest adventure ever, but we decided to jump in with both feet and go for it! We did a ton of the renovation ourselves along with the help of family and friends, which made it that much more special in the end.

At Home with Lindsay Kujawa “Our two chairs in our living room were thrifted Danish midcentury chairs that my aunt found for me, and we had them reupholstered with West Elm fabric. And I would say the thing that I am most obsessed with (ha) in my home is my plant wall. My motto has always been, “When you can’t find art, add plants.” And I feel like the more plants you have the merrier. 🙂

At Home with Lindsay Kujawa Pendant Lights/Barn Light Electric.

At Home with Lindsay Kujawa Dining Table/Pottery Barn.

My favorite space in my home is the kitchen. It’s a little bit modern and a little bit country, and I just love it! I always dreamed of having an all white kitchen with open shelving, and I couldn’t be happier with how it turned out. We love to have friends and family over, and it’s always the space that everyone gravitates towards. I also decided to leave the ducting exposed, and I feel like it’s the perfect industrial touch for our home.

At Home with Lindsay Kujawa At Home with Lindsay Kujawa Headboard/DIY.

At Home with Lindsay Kujawa At Home with Lindsay Kujawa Nightstands/West Elm.

“When we took on this renovation, we wanted to try and reclaim as much as we possibly could. The ceiling is all lined with the original horse stall wood. And all the exposed beams were wrapped, and then we hand distressed and stained them ourselves… that was a lot of work, and I don’t think I ever want to do that again. Haha, but it was worth it! I would call my style modern farmhouse, and I love mixing new with old and giving thrifted items new life again.

At Home with Lindsay Kujawa At Home with Lindsay Kujawa “We have lived in our home for a little over a year now, and it’s just such a rewarding feeling to know that we did so much of it ourselves!”

We’re in love! You can find more peeks of Lindsay’s home on Instagram. xo.

Author: Lindsay Kujawa. Photography: Lindsay Kujawa and Paige Buffington


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