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12.02.2011

Sacramento Bedroom IDESIGN


This is an IDESIGN project that I completed for a Sacramento couple who wanted a complete redo with items that would last.  We choose timeless pieces that were gender neutral (their old design had too much floral for the husband).  The ticking stripe on the chair provides interest without being too overwhelming and the rug adds the right amount of color that they can easily add more accessories without clashing.  The vintage Murano lamps are grown-up, but the canary yellow is fun and fresh. I am dreaming with the Cy Twombly painting, but the colors are right and its a good inspiration piece for the couple to find an abstract piece of their own.  Since the bed has thin posts, I added substantial bedside chests to add weight and purpose.  

Also, not shown, we are using a simple check quilt for the bed and white percale sheets with crap apple embroidery from Garnet Hill.  As a designer, I order mattresses for my projects and always recommend an Aireloom mattress if the clients don't have a preference.  They are not cheap, but consider how much time you spend in bed, it is money well-spent.  Ohh, I almost forgot this is the wall color:
Isn't it spectacular?  A sophisticated grey, that has the slightest hint of lavender to maintain interest.  Absolutely everything goes with it.  It reminds me of the light in the English countryside.   



  If you'd like help designing a home you absolutely love, contact me about design services.

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