New Blinds in the Master Bedroom

A Master Bedroom post – could it be??!   I took off time from working on the bedroom during the holidays and a insanely busy December, then I got bronchitis for 2 weeks in January and the winter blues sort of hit.  And the master bathroom has been an easier-to-accomplish and easier-to-see-the-finished-pretty-after so I have […]

16 Gorgeous Gray Bedrooms

You know I am in the process of still working on making over furniture and decorating our new gray bedroom.  So I am constantly looking for inspiration and ideas.  Have you heard of Hometalk?   Hometalk is a community of people  – not just bloggers or professionals although many of those are on there, but people […]

Update on Master Bedroom

So who went shopping today?  I put in about 10 hours today and it was so fun.  Black Friday is a tradition for me and I LOVE it!  I have never gotten trampled, pushed, or even seen a fight break out (probably because I don’t usually go right when the stores open), but I get […]

$20 yard sale French Provincial painted chest turned nightstand

Back in the spring I posted this French Provincial hutch/chest on facebook that I saw at a yard sale for $20.  I said it was killing me to leave it behind – many of you said, “NO!  Don’t leave it!  Buy it!”   So buy it I did. 🙂  I actually was debating about buying it […]

New paint in Master Bedroom – Magnet by Behr Marquee (and a fun announcement!)

When you last saw our master bedroom it looked like this… And now it looks like this!! Yay for progress! First let’s mention a few disclaimers… This post is strictly about the paint change. So except for admiring the pretty new comforter, pillows (which some are staying, some are borrowed from another rooms, and others […]

Real. Life. DIY.

So remember how I told you at the beginning of this series of our Master Bedroom Makeover to expect some in-process, messy, in-real-life type posts?  Well…this is hopefully the worst one of those.  I figure let’s just get it over with and hopefully  it all can just get better from here. Yesterday was one of […]

Friday Finds: What I have been picking up for our bedroom makeover

I haven’t had time to do much yard saling or thrifting recently and I have really been focused on finding, working on, and planning for our bedroom makeover.  So I thought today I would share some things I have picked up over the last month or two for our bedroom makeover.  One of the big […]

Master Bedroom Inspiration (part 2)

Let’s talk about some more inspiration for my master bedroom makeover.  If you missed the previous posts you will want to go back and see all the before pictures and also see the first inspiration post where I talk about wall color, curtains, headboard plans and more for the room. Today lets talk about the […]

Master Bedroom Inspiration

Project Master Bedroom Makeover is underway!  If you missed my post yesterday, hop on over and check out the BEFORE pictures of our bedroom.  Then come back and give your eyes a break from that furniture and feast on all these pretty pictures!   Today I am going to share some ideas I have gathered […]

Master bedroom BEFORE

Before you scroll any further… stop and repeat after me, “I will not stop following this blog because of the pictures I am about to see.”  Ok.  Got that done…now let me show you a never-before-seen room in my house, all BEFORE pictures, and a room that pretty much breaks every rule of decorating that […]