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Thursday, November 8, 2012

Master Bedroom Makeover

Since I have been looking back at all the changes that have taken place this last year,  I've shown you all the changes and updates to the Family Room here. and all the different color schemes I've had in the Living Room  here, however the Master Bedroom Redo was one of the biggest and I am so thrilled with how it turned out.


This was the before.  A simple upholstered headboard, family photos over the bed, antique washstands for nightstands and really simple decor.


A small settee and chair and that was about it.


This shows the headboard wall better, and yes I change the pillows constantly.


All the changes started when I found this headboard at Hotel Liquidators for $75.  I knew it would be perfect for my transformation.


 Some paint and distressing and this is how it turned out.  I love it.


 I brought in a buffet I had in the garage for one side of the bed and added some new accessories.


 Great lamps from Hobby Lobby and a few seafoam and aqua accessories for DH side.


 Paintings that were previously in the hall got moved in here and some new candles and a fern added to my side.


 This was the look for a while.


 Then I found this nightstand at Goodwill and refinished the top.  This is exactly what I was looking for, now to find a dresser.


 A couple of months later I found this beauty at a used furn. store and refinished it to match the nightstand.  I love this piece, and the storage is fabulous.  Gorgeous detail on the old hardware.


 Now it was looking like my vision.  I really like the new pieces and it reflects a much more elegant and put together style.


 I brought in my chinese stool from the front porch to sit beside the settee and put a stack of decorating books next to the pedestal holding the fern.


 This side of the room across from the foot of the bed stayed the same, and the armoire coordinates with the new furniture pieces better.


 This is today with a little touch of rusty orange added for fall.

I am so enjoying this room and it definitely reflects my style better.

I HAVE A QUESTION!!!!!  I have been looking for a camel or sand colored check fabric tablecloth.  Do any of you have any idea where I can find one.  I have seen one on someone's blog and now I can't remember who.  If you know of a place I would really appreciate it.  Just leave me a comment and let me know.  I am looking for one that is about 3/4 to 1 inch check.  Thanks.

I am joining the following parties:
Kristen at Kristen's Creations for Share Your Creations
Wendy at The Shabby Nest for Frugal Friday
Richella at Imparting Grace for Grace at Home
Honey at 2805 for Potpourri Friday
Cindy at My Romantic Home for Show and Tell Friday
Alison at Stuff and Nonsense for Friday's Unfolded
Courtney at French Country Cottage for Feathered Nest Friday
Heather and Vanessa At The Picket Fence for Inspiration Friday
Diann at The Thrifty Groove for Thrifty Things Friday
Debra at Common Ground for Vintage Inspiration Friday
Sherry at The Charm of Home for Home Sweet Home Friday
Kate at Chic On A Shoestring Decorating for Flaunt It Friday
Jane at Finding Fabulous for Frugalicious Friday
Becca at Home Is Where My Story Begins for Home and Family Friday
Remodelaholic for Home Sweet Home on a Budget






43 comments:

  1. Your bedroom transformation is dramatic and beautiful! That headboard is really stunning! I love the height it has. You have such a great sense of traditional style that I appreciate so much.
    Blessings,
    Leslie

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  2. Marty it looks wonderful! I love how you've used thrifted and pieces you already owned. It all looks so elegant and inviting! What a great sanctuary for you ! I'm not sure on the tablecloth but maybe Ballard Designs?

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  3. Oh Marty I love your new look. Everything looks so fresh and updated!!

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  4. Your bedroom make over is beautiful, Marty! Love the new headboard.

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  5. Beautiful master bedroom Marty, the headboard is perfect. Such a warm and timeless look!
    Blessings,
    Cindy

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  6. Wow! What a difference! You did a great job putting all the details together and that headboard is gorgeous!

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  7. Such a pretty makeover and you did it wonderfully on a budget, Marty! I like that it is neutral enough to bring in your different pillows to add color and give you a new look.

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  8. I still like your new headboard. The chest and night stand are perfect. Where did you hang the antique photos, Marty?

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  9. Wow! That headboard is to die for! You did such a great job with all the refinishing...all great finds. You put it all together beautifully!

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  10. What a lovely bedroom! I love the headboard and bedding, fun pop of color with the orange. So pretty!

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  11. I have said many time what a fabulous job you did on that headboard as well as on the entire bedroom.

    I have a light camel, cream and taupe fabric I got from:::

    barnfabriccenter dot com

    they are having a sale right now --$4.00 a yard.. you might enjoy looking through their site..I know that isnt a tablecloth:) but you sew very well and it is 54 inches wide. sale is on till saturday. good luck..
    hugs
    Sonny

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  12. Your bedroom is so lovely and you did a wonderful job. I have been working on our guestroom and I don't think I will ever get it done.

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  13. Such a cozy and charming room! Fabulous job. And I love, LOVE those side tables!
    Nancy

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  14. Marty check Ballards, that's where I bought mine.
    Loved seeing all the changes your bedroom went though. Your final result, perfection!

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  15. Good Evening Marty, What a transformation. I adore your headboard, it looks fabulous. I like the idea of the neutral colours, because then you have the option to change the accent colours as the seasons change. Have a lovely evening. Best Wishes Daphne

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  16. Love the beautiful antique pictures over your bed!

    Hugs,
    Debbie

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  17. Marty, your headboard is beautiful! Would you share your paint color? I have a pair of $30 chairs that I need to refinish and I LOVE the color you used on your headboard! I love the changes!

    Hugs,
    Sandra

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  18. The headboard makes all the difference. It is in charge in the room.

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  19. Hi Marty, I love your new look. It is so warm and cozy! You do such nice work.
    ~Audra

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  20. It's just beautiful Marty! Well done! :-)
    Vanessa

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  21. Your bedroom is absolutely gorgeous. You did a great job transforming it.

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  22. Your bedroom is simply stunning, Marty! Your bed board is gorgeous, so elegant and pretty. I'm getting jelous, as I want to redo our bedroom too. I don't like much of it, at all, but you have inspired me so much. Big hugs,
    FABBY

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  23. Marty,
    Love your Master Bedroom changes! The headboard truly set the mood, but your side table and dresser brought in the elegance!!! I adore that you re~finished these beautiful wood pieces!!! You made me giggle a bit when you said you change the pillow constantly...believe me, I DO understand!!! Love the stool for your reading materials!!! Sweet dreams, dear friend!!!
    Fondly,
    Pat

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  24. The transformation is gorgeous! The headboard looks awesome here. Love the elegant set up of this room.
    Thanks for sharing.
    Hope to see you on my blog:)

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  25. Your bedroom makeover is beautiful! It's stylish, yet warm & inviting too.

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  26. you certainly gussied it up.....love the new bed and the whole room is beautiful...

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  27. Your bedroom looks GREAT!

    I so co mpletely love that headboard, wow - looks like you spent hundreds on it too - yay.....you got the look for less!!! Well done, Marty!

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  28. Really lovely! Great finds can totally remake a space.
    Nancy
    http://wildoakdesigns.blogspot.com

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  29. What a wonderful bedroom makeover!! You share my love of upcycling furniture. I recently blogged about my bedroom makeover so please do head over to my blog and take a look. Very different colours but a love of vintage, repurposed furniture in common!! Well done, J9 x

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  30. You have done a beautiful job. Very elegant.

    Jen

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  31. Hi Marty- love the beautiful changes you made and that headboard is an amazing find! Wanted you to know I featured your room on my Saturday favorites- have a great weekend! Claire

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  32. Your bedroom looks beautiful, Marty! You've created such an amazing & relaxing space, and the colors are lovely.

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  33. Looks beautiful and i love the added dresser as a nightstand. I did the same thing in my room and it really does make a huge difference in the storage department. Beautiful. Thanks for sharing,liz

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  34. Your bedroom looks so comfy and cozy! It is definitely a wonderful place to retreat to. Thank you for sharing it with us at TTF and have a lovely Sunday!

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  35. Great job on the makeover! Great furniture finds too!! Congratulations!!

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  36. Your new case pieces are beautiful, as is the bed. The room is so elegant and beautifully styled.

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  37. Lovely and I love that headboard! Thanks for linking up with HSH!
    Sherry

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  38. Master bedroom redos shown b y you is excellent, it is a beautiful and stylish room
    Upholstery

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  39. Just beautiful Marty!!!
    That headboard was the find of the year I would think - how gorgeous!
    AND love the buffet as an end table ( oversized endtables are the best!.
    Beautiful job!
    Hugs,
    Suzan

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