Then the other day I was at Gary's Antiques on Central (as I so often am) and spied this enamel top end table. My heart goes pitter-patter for enamel so I took a quick picture of it, thinking I could do another "browser window shopping" posts (like this one!) and moved on. I came home and couldn't stop thinking about that stupid little table.
Needless to say, these pictures show that I came up with some reason to have that table. And that reason? I decided it would be FAB in my guest room. And like that I was pumped once again for some cleaning and organizing.
Here's my end table in its "before" state:
here) are the winners but we'll see.
The color is SW6212, Quietude - it is a sort of grey turquoise. I painted our back hall the Rainwashed color - it actually is a little blue-er than the picture portrays.
So with some direction, I headed back in to tackle the guest bedroom. Here's what we started with:
After spending some time going through clothes, I had gotten the bed pretty cleared off during my first bout at cleaning:
What you can't see is that the clutter is still there. So this most recent session was spent rearranging the room. It got worse before it got better:
On another note, when we re-do this room for real, I need to get a different light in there - it is so dark all the time.
But for now, baby steps will do. Progress is progress.
In putting clothes away and donating to Goodwill,