shabby chic dream space
Patina Green Home & Market Blog: My Holiday Tour of Homes
Great for an outside party/anniversary
Brazilian architect Simone Tasca. At the center of the room there’s a large recovered pallets sofa/day bed with different heights. Even if here it is not intended for sleep, it’s an interesting idea for a studio, an opposite from getting rid of the bed: making the bed into a multi-purpose space. On the sides, the pallets offer space for magazines or books.
More pallet repurposing … In this installation, pallets are used as tiered seating in a media room. The pallets’ open sides can be used as shelves for books, magazines, and other items. On the opposite wall, wall-mounted pallets set off a screen. (via TreeHugger)
Constance Ramos' Seaside Constance says: My go-to color right now is blue. It reminds me of the sea and the sky--and endless opportunities. Walls: Valspar Seaside Villa SR204 Drapes, wall textiles, sofa: Valspar Dockside Haze SR206 Large accent: Valspar Thunder Gray SR210 Trim and painted pieces: Valspar Fishnet SR310 Accent: Benjamin Moore Sweet Butter 171 Accent: Metallic silver
Sea and sky colors Walls: Valspar Seaside Villa SR204 Drapes, wall textiles, sofa: Valspar Dockside Haze SR206 Large accent: Valspar Thunder Gray SR210 Trim and painted pieces: Valspar Fishnet SR310 Accent: Benjamin Moore Sweet Butter 171 Accent: Metallic silver
backsplash! love the color and mood this gives!
Media room with a bar to eat while watching a movie.
A variation of the lesson my grandmother taught me when I began teaching school. She retired (twice!) and still subs at age 84. Her advice to me was to love the kids who are the hardest to love, because those are the ones who need it more. Best advice ever. ♥
Deep drawers for laundry basket storage
Mud room design with sliding barn door.
A backsplash of variegated handmade glass tiles that are reminiscent of the ocean.
This website is like Oriental Trading Company for grownups...with good taste. Might find something good here!