Wednesday, October 11, 2017

ORC Week 2 - The Plan for Master Bedroom Re-do


Now that you know I'm working on our Master bedroom for the ONE ROOM CHALLENGE, I wanted to share with you the over-all plan.
Ta-Da!

This is the plan on the bed area :

1) Replace all the furniture - got that handled since a friend of mine who just moved into a new house is buying all my old one! Yey!

Good bye to my choccolate goodness!


2) Add huge picture molding beside the bed to for wallpaper. - Since I change my mind often, wallpapering the entire room or a wall would be 'problematic'. So by doing this, I can change up my wallpaper in no time!

And currently I'm obsessed with Schumacher Chenonceau wallpaper

3) Paint the entire room white.- The cream and blueish gray has to go.

Good-bye cream and blue walls!


Mainly this side of the room just entails a lot of shopping work & fun! LOL!

On the opposite side of the bed. I want something like this...



1) Build custom cabinetry beside our fireplace. I need to hide a couple of small safes and the rest of our 'junk', but also, I need to display some of our 'junk'!

Good-bye to putting things in bins and on the floor!

2) Remove old fireplace surround and come up with something prettier. - I basically want it to be marble or natural stone all around, more of a contemporary look. The Hearth needs to go too!

Good-bye Mantel!

3) Add interesting lighting to the cabinets.

4) Hide all the wires. - Like you, I hate wires, and having these built-ins made is the only way I could hide the wires from the TV and Blu-ray with ease.

5) Add crown molding to our tray ceiling and remove the old popcorn ceiling. I want to replace our ceiling fan too!

Best shot I could get of the tray ceiling.

Here are some of my inspirations..





I have already discussed all the plans with our contractor and we're getting started already! Wish me luck!

You can check out my ORC Week 1 HERE.


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Have  a Great Weekend!



VEL

 Would love to hear your thoughts! Please share away...

10 comments:

  1. You have some fabulous ideas, Vel. Great idea for a nice picture behind the bed rather than wallpaper. I'm very indecisive and my wallpaper days are over. Then again, if you get a larger headboard, you may not need anything behind the bed besides just a bit of art.

    I think the first inspirations looks very much like the angle of the bedroom you shared, so it's easy to imagine it looking like this---very pretty. I kept our master very creamy as far as paint and trim. Right now the predominant colors are gray and blue, but with the light paint color I can change anytime I want!

    I'll go back and have a peek at your last post. Sounds so great---keep us up to date. And I know how you joke-the safes-hahahaha

    Jane

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  2. Wow great plan! I'm sure that new bedroom will be stunning! Kisses

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  3. Good luck! Vel, you have lots of work ahead. Good luck!

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  4. Love the mix of drama and calmness in your bedroom! that wallpaper is stunning and I love how you mix in a dresser and a desk as side tables, beautiful and practical. that bench ... I need it!

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  5. all new furniture is a great way to start! I am quite envious of your fireplace, I love the idea of a nice cabinets around it. Best of luck!

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  6. You have amazing taste, Vel. I know it will be gorgeous. That fireplace is a dream and the wallpaper boards are genius.

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  7. Bedroom ideas are very great..

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  8. This is going to be amazing!!! Cannot wait to see it done.
    Kris

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  9. It’s amazing how similar those desks look but the price is so different! I love the Schumacher wallpaper. I like the idea of doing panels. Wishing you luck!

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