Traveling always makes me want to clear out my house. I realize how little I need to be ok and how simple design can be the most restorative, especially in the bedroom. We’ve had our master bedroom on our list of rooms to “do” for a long time and we haven’t touched it since moving in five years ago next month.
I’ve had waves of inspiration for this room from uber modern/midcentury modern to very beachy to all white to navy and so many other ideas in between including wallpaper, cool finishes and interesting paint colors.
I’m feeling inspired by our trip to Hawaii. I love the soft colors and textures that we saw and experienced. Brightness is always important to me in our home and our bedroom has a lot of beautiful natural light.
We’re still a ways out from making change. The most important feature for us in our bedroom is practicality. We just recently removed all toys and children’s books from our room and it made a huge positive impact for us. We know we’ll always want some kind of rocking or gliding chair. We love using it with the kids and I enjoy it on my own with a cup of coffee or hot tea too. We’d like a King size bed and even though it’s a big no no to some, we want our TV in the room. I LOVE curling up on a Friday or Saturday night after the kids go to bed and watch a good movie, falling asleep whenever I desire. Read More »