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Bedroom Game Plan

Oh, get your mind out of the gutter.

Since I moved to my great new apartment (vintage 1920’s building, unexpectedly large space that I chose for the ridiculous amount of closet space), I have been clueless as to what to do with the bedroom. Searching old issues of Elle Decor, Domino, and trolling Flickr and Pinterest turned up nothing. Finally, months after unpacking, I have a vision of what I want the room to be. I guess it is an original idea in practice, but I would be lying if I said that I didn’t draw inspiration from two places:

Mark and Sunshine Ruffalo’s Bedroom from Domino Magazine circa 2009:

Dooce mastermind and blogging ninja Heather Armstrong’s Master Bedroom┬ácirca 2009:

I have a pretty good base with the bed. rug, and paint color (still undecided if I am going to actually keep it the same color)

  • Ikea Stockholm Rand Rug
  • World Market Draper Bed
  • Behr/Home Depot Paint in Wheat Bread Shade
I will add some “Before” pictures of this tomorrow as well as a resource list (and a dream plan – not going to happen on my budget, but we can improvise, can’t we?


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