Here is the Master Bedroom during our home inspection:
There was either builder’s paint on the wall, or something very light. The ceiling fan/light fixture was brass with black blades and not my style. Window treatments were lace shades and mauve drapes.
My first concern was to “camouflage” the
Here are some photos of the evolution of the room:
We painted the walls a light mossy color. It was called “Brocade Cream”, not sure the manufacturer. We also replaced the fan pretty early on with something more mission style. We had our own furniture but did purchase the sleigh bed a couple of years ago.
Early this year…
Recently I was inspired by HGTV’s 2010 dream home to bring in some teal/aqua and to lighten things up a little. Not sure if I have too many colors going on here, but it’s ok for now.
I brought in the blues by making some pillow shams for the bed and a toss pillow for my grandfather’s rocking chair from some fabric from an inexpensive drapery panel I found at Target.
I found this sort of Pottery Barn-ish cream coverlet and Euro-sham covers at Homegoods. And the chair pad below on clearance at Pier One.
The blue plate off in the distance here was found at Homegoods also.
As most things, it is a work in progress. But for now, it is great for us the way it is.