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Topic: Guest Bedroom Makeover...long over due!  (Read 4956 times)
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« on: February 24, 2008 03:26:26 PM »

Well, after 3 years of living in my house, I finally got around to making over my guest room.  I have to say it turned out just how I wanted it to.  It is a bit shabby and a bit chic. 

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If you wanna play a little game, you can play "where's the kitty?"


Pardon the mess. I let the room "go" about a week before the makeover.


ahem...pardon the rum and coke too.  Wink

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It is amazing what a few coats of paint can do along with some new mini blinds!  I think I am going to re-do my craft room next!
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« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2008 03:42:53 PM »

It's amazing what a little paint can do to pull a room together.  The madeover room looks great - you should be proud of yourself.
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« Reply #2 on: February 24, 2008 04:12:49 PM »

I found her, I found her!  She looks so startled!  Cheesy

Great color--I can't get over what a difference the new paint makes.  And I think I'm in love with your sofa!  Could I have it for being the first to find the kitty?  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: February 24, 2008 09:42:13 PM »

What magazine did this makeover come from???  What a difference.  Great color choice.  You did a great job.  Incredible difference!!!  Boy, can't wait to see what you do with your craft room!!!
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« Reply #4 on: February 25, 2008 03:22:00 PM »

Thanks everyone for you kind words!  Grin

I found her, I found her!  She looks so startled!  Cheesy

Great color--I can't get over what a difference the new paint makes.  And I think I'm in love with your sofa!  Could I have it for being the first to find the kitty?  Wink
She does look a little startled doesn't she!  The sofa has been passed around my family for years and I was lucky enough to end up with it!

What magazine did this makeover come from???  What a difference.  Great color choice.  You did a great job.  Incredible difference!!!  Boy, can't wait to see what you do with your craft room!!!
Thanks so much! I actually came up with the makeover myself. It turned out better than I could have imagined!  I picked the wall color based on the color of the sheets on the bed (underneath the comforter) and I thought the color would look nice on the wall. I have been fortunate enough to have most of the furniture in that room handed down to me.
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« Reply #5 on: February 26, 2008 09:57:26 AM »

How nice. And that bed is gorgeous!! Lucky guest indeed! Grin
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« Reply #6 on: February 26, 2008 09:21:12 PM »

Fortunate indeed with receiving such wonderful furniture. You have transformed your guestroom into a wonderful picture perfect place for your guests....I agree!! Lucky guests.  Great choices. Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: February 27, 2008 11:44:11 PM »

Wow, that paint made a HUGE difference!  It looks fantastic now!  And my god I love your furniture!
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« Reply #8 on: February 29, 2008 06:43:38 AM »

This is gorgeous ~ I love shabby chic. The bedstead is fab too Smiley
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« Reply #9 on: March 06, 2008 02:09:10 PM »

Thank you everyone!  Grin
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« Reply #10 on: March 06, 2008 02:20:44 PM »

I LOVE that bed! My "eventual" plan for my spare room involves a bed along those lines. Nice paint too!
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« Reply #11 on: March 20, 2008 06:52:56 PM »

Nice work! I love the bed Cheesy Is it a "hand-me-down" too?
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« Reply #12 on: March 21, 2008 08:25:54 AM »

that is a GORGEOUS color for the walls. i love periwinkle!
it's kinda funny, it looks at though your change was to switch the wall and comforter colors, which is great cause it makes the whole room pop!
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« Reply #13 on: March 28, 2008 09:44:20 AM »

Great job and I LOVE that bedframe!
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« Reply #14 on: April 13, 2008 04:23:39 PM »

Thanks everyone! Yep, the bedframe is a hand-me-down.  It really is one of my favorite things, especially in that room!  Grin  I like the color of the paint too..I was a little worried at first, kinda started to look like the inside of an easter egg but, once it was complete and everything was in its place it turned out great!  I am proud.
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« Reply #16 on: June 07, 2008 10:38:56 AM »

Wow. I like that. Smiley
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« Reply #17 on: June 08, 2008 06:08:45 PM »

such a serene and beautiful room..... I'm totally jealous of you ( I want that dresser.. LOL).... great job!!!!!
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