Jan 30, 2012

Makeover day 3: salvaged chippy windows

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Chippy fun windows! 
I found these a couple weeks ago and thought they'd be great additions on either side of the bed. 


This one with the blue was such a great match to our colors, it's almost unreal!

 Just love it.

They aren't exactly the same, but the size and colors that coordinate was more important to me.

Once I have the room completed, I am excited to show you the complete before and afters!  It's been a loooong process! :)  I love how light and airy it feels- a mix of romance, vintage and contemporary, and, a  more sophisticated look than what I'd originally started playing with.
I thought I'd figured out what else I wanted to add to the fabric panel behind the bed, but nothing's really clicking. I may just wait and see what jumps out at me down the road.


Next, I'm setting my sights on this little vanity stool. A pretty new cushion is in the works. 

I also just bought a nautical map on Etsy that I'm really excited about- for the wall here:
  Another little pop of aqua is coming!

Have a great Monday friends!

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22 comments:

  1. Lovin' the chippy windows. Looks great!

    Holly

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  2. Those windows are perfect! I'm having a great time watching your room come together.

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  3. You know I loves me some chippy vintage windows, and girl you scored a couple lovelies. :) Your room is such great inspiration for the colors I'm doing my guest room in....just gorgeous!

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  4. I'm just loving how this transformation is coming along. It just gets better and better!:)

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  5. I love the old and chippy windows. I just can't seem to get enough of them. Your look great on either side of the bed. Your room is looking beautiful!

    ~Shanon

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  6. Your room looks fantastic...I love the windows:))Old windows add so much charm to a space.
    Have a great week
    ~Cheryl

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  7. Your bedroom is so pretty! Love your soft color choices.

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  8. The windows beside the bed are wonderful! And, i love the idea of the nautical map, can't wait to see that, i love maps... your room is so pretty and peaceful, i think it's cool that the windows are the same but not...

    Cindy

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  9. Ohhh I love the windows! Looks great in your BR!! Thanks for sharing!

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  10. yay for chippy windows. they remind me of mine over my fake mantel. yours look really good!

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  11. Love what you have going on!! Been following you for a few weeks and you have wonderful ideas! Great colors in the bedroom!

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  12. Your room is looking so beautiful! I love the windows and the curtain with the mirror behind you bed is gorgeous! So relaxing.
    xoxo

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  13. I am loving the way the room is turning out! Those windows are perfect, love love love!
    Enjoy your week Denise!
    XO
    Kristin

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  14. Love the fresh, airy color scheme. The chippy windows look super and the blue one . . . it must have been fate that you "found each other"!

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  15. So happy I popped in from Kristin's, your bedroom is beautiful! Pinning away!

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  16. Looks so great!!!! They are the perfect touch. Looking forward to the cushion that is in the works ;o)
    Alicia

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  17. I stumbled upon your blog looking at the blog list of some of my followers. You have some lovely makeovers, I love the kitchen one, what a difference some paint can make.

    I also love your chippy windows, I used a pair of old French (Yes from France) shutters above my bed in my bedroom makeover. I love the distressed look and it added a lot of character to what was a plain room before I did my makeover.

    I hope to visit again and spend a bit more time looking at your DIY efforts.

    Lee

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  18. Simply gorgeous bedroom! Love the windows! XO, threemangoseeds.blogspot.com

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  19. make that two of us. i love it too. but forget the windows, what I really love is that branch!!!

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  20. I like chippy windows too! I placed one in my front entrance recently and really it doesn't look bad in ANY room! I haven't figured out how to hang it because it is so heavy, but just leaning it against the wall or a mirror in this case has worked out ok. Your bedroom is BEAUTIFUL!

    Kristine

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  21. Your whole room is looking wonderful but I have to say I'm loving the chippy windows. They are like the perfect color too!

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