More ideas from Anna
I want a board like this in my house, to pin all the places I've been and plan to go.

black map with colored pins.pinned onto a cork board. I would use tissue paper or colored tape or even parts of postcards/maps from each place and cover each state/country I visit so by the end the whole map is covered in different colors and papers

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this would actually be a really fun idea to bring light into the space. a ladder could go against the wall where the metal desk is now with string lights. it would be nice to see walking into the room from the hallway