Do you have any of these closet doors in your house? You know, the sort of flimsy sliding kind? Well I do. And they happen to be in our master bedroom. Did you know you can paint sliding closet doors and transform them? Not pretty, hey? Oh, and want a glimpse into some real life at the sweetest digs casa? Here is our bedroom in all it’s unmade bed and strewn laundry glory. Just keepin’ it real. Well, I was ready… Read more »

I’m all about soft grays and neutrals right now as we get close to the home stretch of our bathroom reno (I’m thinking I’m going to keep the walls white and paint the ceiling gray, but I may change my mind..). If you happen to follow me on Pinterest, you may have noticed that I’ve been pinning a bunch of rooms in this colour all week. I love gray as my go-to neutral. It can be soft, moody, and have… Read more »

So, after re-painting the master bedroom (see post here) and adding some DIY artwork (check it out here), we still needed to do something about our bare windows. Remember what they looked like?: Not only did we want some curtains for aesthetic reasons, we were also getting woken up super early every morning by the beaming sunlight that pours into the room. As you can see, there are two windows. Since the one on the right hand side in the… Read more »

As you can tell from my most recent bedroom-painting extravaganza, I love the colour gray. It can be mixed with whites, other tones of gray and metallics for a chic look, or can be paired with a bold colour (like yellow!!) for something a little more exciting. Yellow and gray are a match made in heaven. The combo is so fresh and fun. I’m planning on adding a few punches of yellow into our bedroom eventually (hopefully with a custom… Read more »

When we first moved in, I went on a painting frenzy throughout the main floor of the house. We choose a dark grey for the master bedroom – a striking colour. Both Dan and I loved it. However, after several months of searching and searching for the right curtain, accent pillow and headboard fabrics for that room, I started to love the charcoal grey less and less. Because it was such a dark colour, it was really difficult to match,… Read more »