So we’re very close to being done and I can’t wait anymore. We’re just waiting on a duvet cover and a chandelier.
My dream room was painted, new headboard, new art, new bedside tables, new corner chair and new picture frames (no pictures yet.) And when I say “new” I mean old. Everything in the room was thrifted, yard sale-d, or made by me.
The whole she-bang!
My bedside table:
The whole view:
The boyfriend’s bedside table:
Our pretty corner chair and “new” mirror:
I am loving my new room! It makes me want to re-do all the rooms in my house!
So, a while back I got a mantel off Kijiji. (For any American’s, Kijiji is your answer to Craigslist.) The Mantel was $20 and fits perfectly in my kitchen. I resolved when I bought it that I was going to decorate it with each season. This was my Winter Mantel:
I loved how festive it made the kitchen. But I had some trouble with the “Spring” mantel. What was springy? Flowers? Rain? Easter Bunnies? All totally fine, but not my style.
I made a trip to my local homesense hellbent on getting some mercury glass candle holders and ended up coming up with this: