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As you can see, it’s still covered in paneling, but we gave it a facelift by painting it a couple of years ago. Painting paneling is such an easy and inexpensive way to update a dated space. It’s also made from 1964 paneling, but it got a makeover with paint, new knobs, and paintable grasscloth-looking wallpaper in the back of it.
Part of the decor in the shelves includes some of our vintage games, yet another thing that I seem to In the master bedroom, we have a casual, laid back style. I either want to make one from an old door or a fireplace mantel. Someday I’ll get that marked off my list and actually have a headboard in here!
This is my favorite area to decorate because it’s the first thing I see when I come home, and also because it’s the easiest and quickest to change.
Anything that takes very little time and makes me happy has got to be a good thing.
Admittedly, when we moved in, I wasn’t in love with these cabinets.
I still have some light summer colors in here now, but will be changing over to some heavier fabrics with some darker colors mixed in within the next few weeks. A leaky shower forced us to address the 1964 plumbing and fixtures.They had shiny, round brass knobs which I switched out to oil-rubbed bronze, and that helped.I still don’t love them, but they’ve grown on me and I don’t dislike them enough to paint them.I like various decorating themes like farmhouse, vintage, mid-century modern, and some traditional.And I love to use items for something other than their intended use.