I thought the lines of the bed were really pretty, but the all-dark wood matching set made the room feel heavy. The solution: lighten things up with lots of paint and beautiful accessories.
Some inspiration pictures I clipped while working on her design plan:
And, the finshed idea board:
To lighten things up, I suggested she paint the bed (the focal point of the room) black and break up the set of furniture by painting the other pieces white--all of this against a light gray wall color. We then brought in black and white accessories and a beautiful crystal drum chandelier for sparkle.
After many hours of work on Caycee's (and her husband's!) part, the room went from this:
Thanks, Caycee, for allowing me to share your beautiful guest room makeover!
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