Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Calm and Tranquil Master Bedroom Makeover on a budget

We all need a place to retreat at the end 
of a busy day!
I'm going to share my

Calm and Tranquil Master 
Bedroom Makeover

that was done on a budget

Calm and Tranquil master bedroom makeover done on a budget

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It fills me with such joy having a haven
to rest and relax!

Before the makeover,
this room was the opposite of relaxing
it was loud and messy!



Now it is a calm and tranquil
room to catch my breath
after a long day of being a mom!




The entire room is painted Ashwood by Behr.

There is a small hall at the entrance to our bedroom.  
I stenciled the wall to look like wallpaper.
The light color is Chocolate Froth by Behr.
I made the burlap wreath (similar to this one) 
along with a collection of tarnished silver trays.


Calm and Tranquil Master Bedroom Makeover, wall stencil, Ashwood by Behr, Chocolate Froth by Behr


The bed is covered with a cream quilt set (similar here)
and various pillows that I have sewn from
napkins and even an old sweater.
I added mine and my husbands initals
in a monogram above the headboard.  (similar here)




I found perfect wooden bedside tables
at a store locally (similar here).  
I styled the tables with silver lamps and white shades (similar here),
and trays that I painted yellow (similar here).

For the art above the bedside table,
I used canvas stretcher frames that I painted
and distressed and stapled fabric to the back.
frame fabric.  




For one of the walls in the bedroom
I used thrift store white plates.
I used these plate holders to
hang them on the wall.




Above our chest of drawers
that was purchased at a local furniture store,
I used free printables (similar here)
in spray painted thrift store frames.

On top of the chest is a thrift store tray
that holders a vintage enamelware pitcher
with florals from the craft store,
and mercury glass candle holders (similar here)




I painted the window wall the same treatment 
as the entrance hall.
I used gray grommet curtains (similar here).
The mini couch is from IKEA.




On the large wall we put our entertainment
center that matched our chest of drawers.
Above the EC I used paper mache boxes and an
old suitcase from the flea market. 
To the left side I did a photo collage of my husband
and me.
To the right side photo ledge shelves I built
with photos of my babies! 




I am so happy with the way 
my Master Bedroom Makeover turned out.
And the best part is that it was done on a budget.  





linking up to:  Blue Cricket Design

21 comments:

  1. I love it! You really tied all the colors and shapes in so nicely.

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  2. I absolutely LOVE IT!!!! Have you ever considered consulting???

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  3. It is all so cute Candice! I'm definitely going to copy the stencil thing. Great Job!

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  4. Love it!! My favorite part is the stenciling!!

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  5. Absolutely Beautiful!! Love the wall color...excellent accessory choices too!!!

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  6. Your room is beautiful!! What is the wall I colour?

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  7. I absolutely love your bedroom makeover! It turned out so beautiful! I Love every detail. You did such a good job.
    -emily
    www.nestnestingnested.blogspot.com

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  8. I'm your newest follower and I'm going to link you up on my post today. It's my favorite redo out of the entire Link UP!

    Courtney
    http://courtney-theandersons.blogspot.com/

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  9. love everything about it, especially your "wallpaper." such a soothing room!

    threesisterz.blogspot.com

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  10. Holy mackerel your bedroom looks awesome! It's come a long way and I love how it turned out! :)

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  11. Stopping by from Just A Girl. The stencil is gorgeous and I love the monogram. Great job!

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  12. So cute. Love how it turned out. Great job. Stopped by from Just a Girl

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  13. Coming to you via TT & J. What can I say, I love it all! Great job!

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  14. wow... your room turned out beautiful... love all the little details :)

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  15. LOVE it! I just painted my room gray a couple of weeks ago but haven't done anything else yet. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  16. This is SO lovely! What a huge master bedroom! I love the colors - the greyish taupe is supposed to the the "it" color right now! Thanks for stopping by my blog. I'm expecting a blog post of your boy's room now with a map - ;-)

    Have fun!

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  17. Candice! This looks amazing!! I love the gray with pops of yellow, and may need to replicate this in our vanilla master bedroom. You know I love to copy your house! (ie: your playroom PBK knock off from years ago!) I love, love, love what you've done here - especially the monogram. Such a good job.

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  18. Love your bedroom! I especially like the stenciling!! Beautiful!

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