Friday, June 5, 2009

Bedroom Make-Over

This was our bedroom before we moved into our house. It had turquoise carpet and a woven cloth type wall-paper. This house was built in 1913 so it had lots of character. The wide baseboards were so nice. The moulding around the upper wall and the solid oak doors were gems to us. The moulding near the ceiling is painted burgundy as are the fan blades, not pictured.This is how it looks now. My husband put in the hard wood floor himself. We hired someone to change the hall window into a door. We stripped off the wallpaper and painted. I bought my curtains at Ross Dress For Less. We love our new room. It's just right for us. Have a wonderful evening dear friends. "I call to the LORD, who is worthy of praise, and I am saved from my enemies." 2nd Samuel 22:4

9 comments:

Kelly said...

How beautiful, Kathi! Your bedroom looks so luxurious - such warm colors and elegance. LOVE those window treatments and floors!!

Heather said...

very nice. so beautiful! i love how you changed the window into a door!

Lady Farmer said...

I just love hard wood floors! Someday I may get them. And your armoir is gorgeous! Looks like a cozy respite from the rest of the world!
Blessings!

onlymehere said...

This turned out beautiful! I love the hardwood floor and the fact you have a door to outside here! The curtains are really pretty and I love that quilt! Great job!

Joyce said...

It sure is pretty. I like the idea of taking the window out and putting in a door. Gives me an idea. Thanks for sharing. Oh and you husband is great to put in the wood floor.
Joyce

Elena said...

A beautiful makeover! Your bedroom is lovely!

Connie said...

It's gorgeous and very romantic, honey! It's so nice to see women who've been with their hubbies for so long as Jack and I are.....48 years and counting, chick! Woooohooo
xoxo,
Connie

Sharon said...

It looks beautiful You did a great job. It is so serene and peaceful and beautiful now!

Love you sister!
Sharon

Linda said...

Oh, your room is just lovely. The hardwood floors are gorgeous....hugs, Linda

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