Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Our Bedroom progress...

Hi.
I thought I would touch base and give you a little look-see at how our bedroom is coming along.
Nothing like this dreamy one above, but getting there.
This image has given me a lot to think about in our own room.


..as has this one.
I am loving the idea of some sort of feature around our chimney breast,.
I have an good idea of what I will be doing, but this week it wont happen as I prepare Marley & Lockyer for the Boutique Markets which is happening on Sunday in Hobart.
There is a sewing frenzy happening here right now as well as trying to squeeze in painting and preparing our bedroom.
I just want it finished. The weather has been horrid and not good for drying anything. We did get a few good days which hinted to spring and I got as much as I could done. So that's a start I guess.
Here is a little peek of the rooms progress....

The wall had a band of a dark caramel suede paint around it, which I had to paint out first before putting the real coats on the wall.
You can see where the band of colour was.

Here is our fireplace wall that I am thinking of doing some sort of feature with
and I am still debating on painting the mantel and surround white.
You can see a bit of my wardrobe makeover off to the left there,
but more on that soon.

Today I was working on this side table, which my Dad made a long time ago. I have finished Mics one and put the last coat on mine this afternoon.
So, all I have to do now
is a few small things and the room will be done
...for now anyways ;0)
Once the Market is over with on Sunday, I will be able to get my backside into this room and get it finished.
Stay tuned!

14 comments:

  1. Ooh, Ness! We will finally get to meet. It's a date - see you there ☺. J x

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  2. It's looking great, Ness! You have been busy. Have fun at the Market!

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  3. Hi Ness- love those inspiration pickies & the loooovely high ceilings in your room!

    it will be lovely to have it all done- but now focus on enjoying the markets- wish i could somehow get myself to them!

    Melissa xx

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  4. It's going to be so beautiful, Ness. I just love that you have a fireplace in your bedroom, too.

    XO,
    Anne

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  5. Well that first image is a lovely inspiration. I have been painting furniture grey too...and busy in my studio getting ready for my first booth set up at an Artwalk. Love all that you create!

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  6. Hi Ness,
    I can't wait to see it. I just know it's going to be beautiful.

    hugs
    Sissie

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  7. The fireplace painted white will look amazing. Can't wait for the finished photos.

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  8. Loving the sneek peek! Very excited to see the finished room. I love the idea of the feature fireplace. Hope the markets are a success.
    Enjoy your week.
    Rebecca x

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  9. I can't wait, so far it looks great! Those inspiration rooms are beautiful.

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  10. LOVE the high ceilings. Everything is coming along perfectly.
    Teresa
    xoxo

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  12. Hi Ness, all looking fabulous. Have a great weekend, Love Amanda x

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  13. Love he gray and white wall paper. Cant wait to see your bedroom.

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