The Power of Paint & Custom Drapery: A Nursery Design


I'm not sure if I should call this an office redesign or a nursery design, but either way, it's the visual story of the little home office that became a nursery. A few months back I started working with a client to design her nursery, which turned into a bathroom & bonus room redesign. We're fiinnnally hitting the home stretch, so I had my photographer Christina Wedge come by and take a few snaps of the semi-final space.  We only took a few shots (we're going back to shoot more), but I thought I'd share a bit of what I've done.

I used their existing furniture & bedding and worked within their color palette to throw in special touches where possible. The room has french doors behind the dresser which the family wanted completely covered for security & privacy, so I created a wall of custom pinch-pleat drapery using basic Ikea Ritva panels lined with blackout fabric and a border at the top. After changing the hardware, adding new lighting (including one of my favorite light fixtures from Ikea), custom artwork, a new ivory shag rug, a refinished side table, and new paint, it was a completely different room--especially when it started out like this...

More pics coming soon!