I'll show you a full room reveal soon, but here is the original (expensive) Kate Spade:
My second try - the dots are way too big:
And my third try - the final version:
So much better. I still have to paint the ceiling and bookcases and seal the desk, and then I'm DONE. I can't wait to finish.
Ok, moving on. Almost all of my favorite rooms have at least a small element of surprise. Usually, I am a fan of big surprises in decorating - something you would never expect. Some favorite techniques include using enormous oversized lighting or art, interesting color combinations like hot pink and yellow, black ceilings, or drastically different styles (like ultramodern and antique) in the same room. Here are some images that capture what I mean:
Finally, I wanted to share the new arrivals for summer at Anthropologie House & Home. I told you I am getting a store in my area this year, right? I can not wait!!