Here are a few pictures of the very unfinished space:
|Our bed is up against a window, so a headboard will really help frame the space.|
|This picture most accurately depicts the color. I am not getting good color match with my camera!|
So, while the colors are just perfect, there are some things missing. I would love a headboard, a bench at the end of the bed, a big mirror. (Read more about that here. We have never had a heaboard! I have been pondering the idea of making one for years. It was much more recently that I decided to really go for it. Well, I haven't gone for it yet, but I am close to actually doing it. My dad is visiting this weekend, so perhaps this is the time to go for it!
Here are some great inspirations that I have come across in the past few months:
|Colette Bed from Crate and Barrel|
I have no idea why the picture is so small!
This one here from Shoestring Sophistication is what I am going to go for:
And here it is upclose:
I love everything about it -the shape, the fabric, the nail head trim. Awesome!! And, she has an awesome tutorial that tells each step. How great!
I can't wait to post pictures of when we do it! And, more importantly I can't wait to see how it transforms my room :)