Hey all, hope you had a great weekend! We did a lot of lounging around, but I also took the time to snap a few photos of some of the changes I’ve made to our master bedroom over the last few months. How about a quick tour?
Me and my mister have gone around and around in our master bedroom, him always representing in the left corner Mr. Traditional Lover of Dark Wood Antiques with me in the right corner as Mrs. Classic White Meets Touches of Modern. The tricky part has always been how do we find a happy compromise ? The agreement finally came to this: If he gets to keep the dark wood antique dressers he’s so fond of, I get to pick the paint colors, fabrics and accessories. Deal!
We both agree on one thing, we prefer soothing colors in our master. It’s a place to withdraw from the world, catch up on our reading, and on much needed zzzzzs. I like to keep it in the neutral zone, but then play around with patterns. This year, I added a little bit of graphic, a touch of zebra, and a hint of Ikat in the sophisticated blue grays, taupes, and champagne tones I find so appealing.
Yes, you can see, I did paint over the trellis wall! Long story short, I wanted something less olive, much lighter and more gray, plus this Devon mirror and the linens were competing, so we said goodbye to the stenciled trellis wall and replaced it with the focal point mirror over the bed! You like?
Under the window next to the bed, I tucked the little loveseat that I slipcovered last year in linen. I found the Worlds Away gold leaf end table at One Kings Lane, and earlier this year wrote about the golden thrift store coffee table. Ikat pillow from Pottery Barn, lattice accent rug from World Market.