And I've decided: cottage style. I love the look of crisp, clean, and somewhat rustic feel of cottage style decor. I'm thinking that I want to paint the room in a lighter green, almost a greenish blue.
|Behr Cucumber Crush|
|Behr Green Myth|
|Behr Rockwood Jade|
I don't know which one is my favorite; I may have to pick up some samples tomorrow morning. I think that I like the Peridot or the Rockwood Jade best. My curtains are a deeper gold:
|And yes, that's plastic on the window. It has a|
broken seal so we got some of that plastic
window sealant that keeps the cold air in
until we get the seal fixed.
|Light green knobs.|
So which color out of my four do you think would work the best with a "cottage" themed decor?
Here are a few of the inspiration pictures that I'm loving:
|I love the mixture of prints, colors, and textures in this room. The|
built-ins and mirror over the fireplace is beautiful, too.
|The natural elements in this room make me fall in love. All of that|
light through those big doors is gorgeous.
|I love the window seat and the color of the coffee table and hutch.|
I guess I could go a pale yellow, too...
|Love those chairs and that awesome lamp.|
|I'm not too keen on the floral couch, but I love the distressed coffee|
table and wooden chair. The mixture of textures in this room makes
The hubs and I had originally wanted a London pub theme down there where I could display all of my cool pictures from my trip to London, but I think I could put some of the good ones in black and white and still put them in the space. I'm just really loving the openness and freshness of a cottage style right now and think it would work for my large open room.