Scot's parents gave us their old king guest bed (with Linda's handmade American quilt) and the antique furniture that was handed down from Scot's grandparents when we moved in, so we wanted to work around what we already had. (What a blessing to have hand-me-downs, right?)
It was more of a catch-all room before, but I just love how his new room looks now! But, first - here's how his room looked before:
After Jake left, I bought new bedding and new accessories to see if they'd work before we painted:
We picked my favorite Benjamin Moore Revere Pewter paint for the walls and went to town!
Here's the after:
Aren't these animal canvases so funny? (The squirrel holding a Starbucks cup is my favorite.)
Before + after:
This little corner is one of my favorites.
DIY handmade industrial pipe toilet paper holder (tutorial coming soon).
DIY handmade industrial pipe hand towel holder (tutorial coming soon).
Love having a finished space for our oldest boy to live + use + grow into through high school and college.
It's his new Happy Place for sure.
Paint color | Valspar's Benjamin Moore Revere Pewter primer + paint (color matched at Lowe's)
Star throw blanket | Target
"This is my Happy Place" toss pillow | Kohl's
Animal canvases | Homegoods
Mercury lamp | Homegoods
Black desk | Craigslist find
Desk task lamp | Target
Desk accessories | World Market + Kirkland's
Dry-erase calendar | Target
Bookcase | Craigslist find
Black metal chairs | Walmart
"Live the life you've imagined" toss pillow | TJMaxx
Large metal J | Hobby Lobby
"Keys" wall hanger | Kirkland's