New headboard made from pallets. Add a trunk, and swap out the night stand.
Below was the 'before' dresser-lots of storage room...
here and here. I just repainted the chalkboard with some crackle antique paint.
Here are those steps. And the book wreath I also made to fill that little spot. My Mom was getting rid of some of HER books from high school, so I decided to use those for a craft to hang a little bit of her history here.
tutorial. I kept the mirror, I had found that out of town a few years back....but I scraped the blue off that drew me to it b/c I could see white underneath. I kept just enough of the blue so I could 'remember.' I also uncovered some peach....and a few layers of my own skin during the process.
I snagged the bedside table with antiqued mirror top on sale at a furniture store-modeled after a piece at a flea market in France. Old and new. This is me. I love that even the pieces I've bought had a story to tell. The only story this room told before was about the factory in which it was built and shipped. I needed more memories and pieces of 'me' in this room. I still have a ways to go, but...I'm enjoyed the process.