Immediately is the day!!! I’m past thrilled to be sharing the REVEAL of my One Room Problem area with you. The final 6 weeks have been stuffed with numerous planning, work and pleasure. Turning my shoppers’ underused Formal Eating Room right into a recent and purposeful TV Room and Lounge area, was a particular group effort! So, I wish to begin by thanking the great Linda Weinstein, from Calling it Dwelling, for asking me to be a Featured Designer is that this Fall’s ORC. Linda is the inventive visionary and Founding father of the One Room Problem. She works tirelessly to place collectively this biannual occasion and I’m grateful to her for all her laborious work. I additionally wish to thank the unbelievable sponsors who selected to work with me to create this area. I selected to work with manufacturers that I’m actually a fan of and I really feel privileged to have the ability to function their merchandise in my ORC area. I additionally wish to give an enormous shout out to my contractor and his group for serving to carry my imaginative and prescient for the room to life, in such a short while body. Lastly, an enormous “THANK YOU” to my shoppers for trusting me and giving me free reign to do no matter I wished on this area. You guys, that they had ZERO concept about my design plan for the room they usually had been completely good with that! I actually have the perfect shoppers ever.
Okay, I’m positive you might be anxious to see the completed room, however first, simply so as to add some drama, here’s a fast reminder of what my shopper’s Formal Dinging Room appeared like BEFORE…
Here’s a reminder of the Design Board I created for the room:
And here’s what it seems to be like NOW:
The room has utterly remodeled from its’ unique self! There are such a lot of particulars within the room I wish to share with you, so let’s dive in!!
By far, the most important assertion within the TV Room is made my this insanely lovely trim work wall, I designed. The trim work on the wall was carried out by my gifted end carpenter, utilizing wooden trim from Metrie. Metrie has lengthy been a go to supply of mine, when deciding on end carpentry and trim supplies for my initiatives. The have so many choices to select from. Certainly one of my very favourite issues about Metrie, is that they’ve a novel vary of merchandise that work with any design fashion. Their Then & Now Collections are a favourite! For this mission, I used merchandise from their Very Sq. Assortment. The clear traces helped me create the extra modern look I wished for the area.
I had the trim wall painted a putting shade of deep blue, Naval by Sherwin Williams. It is likely to be my favourite navy blue paint colour ever.
This wall would merely not be full with out these wonderful Backyard Metropolis Sconces from Hudson Valley Lighting. Confession number one… My love for Hudson Valley Lighting runs deep. Actually deep. So deep that Hudson Valley lights comprise 95% of all the sunshine fixtures I utilized in my new dwelling. The sweetness and high quality of their fixtures is unparalleled. The designs of their fixtures are so putting. Actually, I’m an enormous fan!
So, it was solely becoming that I used my favourite lighting supply in my One Room Problem House. The Backyard Metropolis sconces had been the proper selection to focus on the beautiful Tremendous Artwork Prints from Minted. The aged brass end of the sconces, pops off the blue wall and provides the proper quantity of shine.
Talking of the artwork, I wished so as to add the artwork items to the wall to focus on the opposite colours current within the room. Minted has among the highest, inexpensive artwork items obtainable on-line. The factor I really like finest about Minted, is that they promote the art work of unbiased artists. It’s wonderful to be uncovered to the completely different genres and kinds of all these gifted Artists on one web site. I selected three of the identical water colour summary prints, offered in three distinct colorways. The Soma Artwork prints by Artist Kelly Ventura are fascinating, however sufficiently subtle as to not distract from the general fantastic thing about the area.
Each effectively designed room wants a great basis. Fortuitously, my shoppers already had fairly wood flooring of their eating room. Since I wished this room to be each trendy and comfy, selecting a top quality rug was a prime precedence.
I principally hit the rug jackpot with the Heritage Rug from IBB Design. This beautiful rug was designed by the mega gifted, and fellow ORC Featured Designer, Shay Geyer. The rug has wealthy blue, inexperienced and teal hues in it. The fibers are delicate underfoot and the rug elevates the consolation and class stage of the area. It’s essential to try all of Shay’s rugs on the IBB Design Store! They’re all so gorgeous!
Shay is a girl of many skills and has additionally designed probably the most life like and splendid fake floral preparations I’ve ever seen. I selected her Annie Association to grace my ORC room.
Hey! That is about as up shut and private as you may get to a fake floral. Are you able to even stand how life like it’s?!!? These succulents are to die for! You’ll be able to see Shay’s complete line of florals.
My shopper’s solely had one request for his or her new TV Room, and it was a cushty and trendy couch. Fortunate for us, the Burrard Sectional from Article, delivered on each fronts. Whereas the TV Room shouldn’t be tiny, it isn’t large enough to accommodate an L – Formed Sectional. So I selected the subsequent smartest thing. A settee with a chaise. Article had so many unbelievable choices to select from, and never simply on the couch entrance. They’ve a full vary of upholstery and case good choices. I really like that Article’s items are design ahead and provided at an important value level, with out compromising in any respect within the high quality division.
The Burrard Sectional has clear traces, giving it a contemporary enchantment. The seating is deep, which is ideal for Netflix binging or nap taking. I selected the Seasalt Grey colour, which is sweet, cool, gentle grey. The impartial couch helps steadiness out all the opposite colour within the room.
No couch could be full with out some beautiful throw pillows resting on it and Arianna Belle’s Pillow Store is the proper place to seek out these extremely wanted designer pillows. I’m at all times getting requested the place to get designer pillows, in case you are not a designer. Effectively, Arianna Belle has you coated. Her store has pillows constructed from top quality designer materials. The alternatives cowl each design fashion conceivable. I selected 5 pillows from her assortment for my One Room Problem area. The Scorching Home Spark pillow was the catalyst for the whole colour palette for the room! The precise pillow alternatives had been important to my design. Arianna Belle Pillow Store had precisely what I wanted. The fabrication of the pillows covers is supurb. I’m so impressed by their high quality. Go to Arianna Belle’s store and prepare to swoon!!
The TV Room referred to as for 2 different most important items of furnishings, the espresso desk and the console that might sit below the TV. I knew I wished a spherical espresso desk to assist steadiness all of the angular traces within the room. I additionally wished to ensure it had a glossy see by way of base, so it didn’t really feel to heavy and cumbersome within the area. Lastly, I knew the fitting espresso desk wanted to have a light-weight coloured prime, so it will distinction properly with the daring, saturated rug. My search ended when I discovered the Casana Alana Desk from Hayneedle. The desk has a aged brass metallic base and a fake marble prime. The fake marble is definitely fairly lovely in particular person. I used to be more than happy with the look and high quality of the desk, particularly given the inexpensive value! I’ve seen comparable tables that price three to four instances as a lot!
Hayneedle is a good useful resource for all issues dwelling, however I particularly adore it for locating nice Furnishings at an inexpensive value. In case you are funds aware or not, Hayneedle can give you the look you need.
I additionally discovered this nice Mid Century Trendy impressed console at Hayneedle. The wooden colour of the Walker Edison TV Console is wealthy and heat. It additionally got here with lovely brass hardware, which was an added bonus. The TV Console is the proper area for my shoppers to cover all of their audio visible gear and likewise supplies them storage for any miscellaneous objects they could need in to maintain within the room.
You will have in all probability heard that Designers like to include completely different sources of lighting into single area. Effectively, that may be very true. So apart from the Backyard Metropolis Sconces, I additionally chosen a ceiling flush mount fixture and a ground lamp, each from Hudson Valley Lighting to light up my One Room Problem area.
I’m obsessive about the Fleming Flush Mount fixture. It has such a novel, fashionable design and makes a press release within the room. The eight gentle fixture can stand on its’ personal to gentle up the room, nevertheless it additionally is a good associate to all the opposite lovely fixtures within the area. I additionally selected the Marshall Flooring Lamp for my shoppers. It can give off the proper quantity of sunshine when snuggling up with a great ebook, on that chaise.
The TV/Lounge Room was completed off with quite a lot of equipment and botanicals, which make it really feel homey and full.
I hope you loved the reveal of my One Room Problem House. Thanks to all of you, who’ve been following alongside during the last 6 weeks. I’m so pleased with how the room turned out. I’m completely satisfied to report that my shoppers adore it and have informed me that it’s already probably the most used room of their dwelling.
Additionally, it’s extremely potential that I can be glued to my pc display screen, the remainder of the day, checking our the One Room Problem Reveals of all of the Featured Designer. It is best to be a part of me, as a result of I assure they’re going to be good!!