you have heard tell of the lake house before. and it's atrocity. the pepto-pink and lavender walls; the circa 1970 toilets; the mish-mash of furniture that came with it. well, friends, it's time to see with your own eyes. i'll start with our bedroom - the before and the inspiration board.
from the bedroom's doorway:
close-up of the metallic floral wallpaper:
ghosts of linoleum past lurking under the vanity:
the harvest gold sink and counter:
and the matching en-suite pottay:
are you so impressed? here's the plan:
a few weekends ago, we did a deep clean and painted the paneled walls white. next steps include removing wallpaper, ripping up carpet to replace with hardwood-looking laminate and building a headboard.
operation lake house resuscitate = go.