Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Chic Chinoiserie

More new bedding!  Yep, the other duvet set from DwellStudio arrived.  And I love it just as much as the peacock one.  It's brightened the room up even more.





I think it photographs better than the peacock bedding because it's less busy.  They both look really pretty in person though.










And if it wasn't hard enough making a decision which duvet I like best, now I have to decide on which side table I like.


The side table above is from Target.  It has that chinoiserie vibe to it.  But it is crappily made and maybe a little boxy.


The tulip table I borrowed from the bathroom.


I'm leaning towards getting another tulip table.  I like that the shape offsets all of the square angles of the other pieces.

*UPDATE*  I've entered my bedroom in Apartment Therapy's Bedroom Retreat Contest.  If you like it, please throw a vote my way, thanks!!

3 comments:

  1. I love your little sleeping nook. So sweet and cozy. I prefer the bird bedding over the peacock, like you said, it lightens the whole space.Love your changes. Thanks for sharing, liz

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  2. I love them both but I vote for the peacock bedding - it just looks so boho and COOL. And deffo on the tulip table - most rooms need round objects to balance them out - too many square edges (especially as most rooms are square/rectangular by nature) and it's not as pleasing on the eye so you want to introduce as many round shapes as you can. Bravo though, your room is FABULOUS!!! xxx

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  3. Thanks Kimberly, funny you should say that about the tulip table because I took the other table back to Target yesterday. It was a cheap piece of crap (pardon my french) anyway. I haven't ordered another tulip table yet because I'm waiting to see if I win the Serena & Lily ones over on Emily Henderson's blog. I don't think that I have much chance though seeing as I only have 16 votes!!

    As for the bedding, I think I like them equally. They make the room look totally different so I will enjoy seeing a new room every wash day!

    I'm also debating getting some brass wall swing arm sconces instead of the lamps. I think it will add a touch of sophistication instead of looking sweet like the current lamps do. We'll have to see what the budget allows.

    And thanks for the comments! I really appreciate them.

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