Monday, December 1, 2014

BLACK + DECKER Big Finish Progress

Hey guys...

As you know, I'm participating in the BLACK + DECKER Big Finish initiative. I have selected our guest bathroom to attack with some changes, so that it finally feels finished to me. 



I checked with a designer friend of mine this morning, to get the name of a great stone yard, and hope to be able to go there today. Woo! (also I just checked with Jordan to make sure he's cool with me changing out the countertop. Thankfully, he's pretty easy going about all my design changes around here) I want to get something that looks like Cararra marble. Something lighter than the gray Cararra that's in the shower area, so that there is at least a little contrast. I also plan to add trim around the mirror, but I don't think that will be hard. 


I have been spending a little time this morning looking around for a cute rug. I feel a little stupid, because I bought a red Oriental rug for this space last year. It never felt quite right though, so I think I'll move yet somewhere else in the house. Just incase you forgot, here's what the space looks like now: 

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Here are three rugs I'm considering:



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Which one do you guys like best?! I like one and two, because they are both really similar to the inspiration photos that I am using for the redesign. Bright colors! I've got a thing for 'em. 

I like option three, just because it's weird. A little offbeat and a little weird, in the color choices. I think my favorite right now is 2. Tell me what you think -- I need to order one today... the BLACK + DECKER Big Finish is over on December 10! Yikes, I've got to get myself in line.



I also need to select fabric for a new shower curtain - that will be easy, I think. I will probably just make one myself. 


Anyway... wish me luck! And don't forget to let me know which rug you like. 

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11 comments:

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    1. thanks daddio... might be needing your help again with this one. hehe.

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  2. I like them all, but I'm kind of feeling #3 most. I have bold colors and patterns in my place, and I've been trying to calm things lately. I guess that's why I pick 3. :)

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    1. i do love that one!!!! I actually decided on another one... that's not even listed here!! I will probably post about it tomorrow. I understand... I always go back and forth between COLOR and neutral.

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    1. i know - i like the inconsistencies in that one!

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