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Topic: Out with the red, in with the Gold!  (Read 2042 times)
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« on: June 20, 2011 11:48:03 AM »

After finishing the girls room https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=380576.0 we decided to attack the dining room.  I loved the red when we first moved in, but after we received new furniture from my in-laws, it felt like a cave.  Especially when there were people in it, which happens more often now.  It definitely needed to be lighter, a new arrangement on the furniture and a new floor!  On to the pics:

The left side of the dining room (Before Shot):

The right side of the dining room (Before Shot):

After shots!

Central view:

View from the foyer:

The entrance from the foyer:

The finches in their niche.  We left it brown, because it is not part of the main dining area.  it's a little nook that has the second entrance to the walk in pantry and the master bedroom door is visible on the right.  The big white block is the swinging kitchen door.  It's nice to be able to shut off the kitchen and still be able to run in and out with out having to bother with handles Cheesy 

I don't have a pic of the left wall because it is unfinished.  I haven't decided what to hang there yet.  Thanks for looking, comments and suggestions are welcome!
« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2011 11:55:34 AM »

It looks a lot bigger now

Look twice, buy once. Nooooo
Look twice, decide I can make one instead.
« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2011 12:05:06 PM »

It looks great. And the yellow is much better with the furniture.

« Reply #3 on: August 25, 2011 08:49:46 AM »

Very nice!! Completely changes the room!
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