Tuesday, October 5, 2010

my love affair with glass

I chose glass.


Those little crystal flowers had me at hello. I just needed a little enabling to go ahead and "scum" shop for myself so close to my birthday.


And the furniture getting the dainty baubles? My master bedroom dresser. I love how it lightens the dark wood. (Yes that is my cable line. This is how I roll..dainty glass knobs with hideous cable cord.)


I also love how the glass knobs curtsey at my battan & board.


My little green topiaries look even more at home. (Mr. B's side)


Because we all love a great BEFORE & AFTER:


BEFORE (excuse me while I die from embarrassment)



And Happily ever AFTER! Look at my lovely cream magnolias peeking in the mirror.


I am giddy that my master bedroom is slowly evolving into the room I envisioned..and one that I truly love.

Cheers~
e

18 comments:

  1. Gorgeous! Don't be embarrassed...the before makes it even more dramatic. :) Huge progress has been made. It's amazing what a wide angle lens can show isn't it? :) Hope you are well!

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  2. oh my goodness...that room looks wonderful!
    Love the pictures!

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  3. e... it's gorgeous! I love the knobs. The color of that dresser is awesome!
    one more day!!!
    gail

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  4. GORGEOUS!! I'm in love with the knobs!!!

    Hope your tooth starts feeling better, can't believe again! I"m sorry!
    XO
    Kristin

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  5. Coming along nicely. Looks gorgeous and I'm still waiting for the big reveal. Course, things always take longer than expected! Those knobs are perfect!

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  6. The glass knobs are beautiful, I love glass and what a good design...they are classic. That was a great idea, using those.

    Thank you for visiting my blog.

    Cindy

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  7. Glass knobs are one of my favorite things and they can add such zing to any piece! I love what you did to them. And I agree, I love a really "good" before picture!

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  8. LOVE the glass and the sneak peek at your room redo. Can't wait to see more of those magnolia flowers - hello gorgeous! Got your emails (blushing) and I agree, I think we found each other again for a reason too. Not losing you this time chica :) We've got waaaay too much in common. BTW, picked up a carmel apple candle at Wally World today and I'm going out tomorrow to get all the ingredients for the cider :)

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  9. Hi there. LOVE this glimpse into your bedroom redo. Isn't it amazing how pretty knobs can totally transform a so-so piece into a fantastic, room-changing piece? Love it! And thanks for checking out my blog!

    Malinda
    ourdomesticbliss.blogspot.com

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  10. You completely transformed that piece of furniture!! Ohhhhh, I am so loving this little peek. I'm totally getting a French colonial meets new world glam meets coastal cottage vibe.....am I close? You don't have to say it, I already know what you're thinking. FC, put down the wine......

    (The more embarassing the BEFORE, the more I love the AFTER btw!)

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  11. love the glass knobs. Your bedroom looks fantastic.

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  12. thanks for linking up! I needed an extra knob (from the swag bag) but I didn't have a friend to give it to me. ;)
    have a great weekend!

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  13. That is a beautiful dresser. I love the crystal knobs! It looks like jewelry for the furniture! You room is gorgeous.

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  14. wow...truly gorgeous! I am slowly working on my master bedroom too. But I am being hindered by lack of gorgeous furniture such as yours.

    Thanks for stopping by to check out my Organizing post the other day - I hope you do implement the outbox!

    Lisa

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  15. Beautiful, E!!

    Don't be embarrassed. My before photos of my bedroom have a half nekkid toddler running through them. LOL

    Good job with this one!

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  16. Oh, it's beautiful!!! Love the glass knobs, the board and batten, and the accessories. Don't be embarrassed...my master looks awful right now. :s I'm visiting from Rhoda's party. Hope you'll stop by my blog to say hi. :)

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  17. Very pretty, and I like that we get a little peek of the rest of the room in the mirror! :-)

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