The Farmhouse Powder Bath Update (Did We Stick With The Blue Walls??)

This little toilet shall be seen by probably the most precise human individuals IRL and but it’s the one I’ve thought in regards to the least (which is ok, I’ve different fish to fry). It’s proper off the mudroom and household room with quick access to the yard (by way of the french doorways off the household room) so it is going to be the toilet the youngsters are available to make use of when taking part in outdoors. I wished it to really feel utilitarian however not boring with a facet of “expertise,” as you do. Right here we go.

Right here you’ll be able to see the place it’s in the home. I do not forget that a whole lot of you wished it to be simpler to entry or in a extra apparent location (for friends), however to date all our friends have made it to the bathroom in time:) However critically we don’t actually host a whole lot of strangers (if any) so most individuals who come over are shut associates or household so we’re all good. However admittedly, if we have been constructing a home from scratch we’d put it in an apparent, extra central space.

Sink with Faucet

I by no means actually finalized the design of this room earlier than we moved in so that is the place we’re at. As you’ll be able to see we paneled the partitions with the identical millwork because the household room/lounge however stopped round 6′. I believed it was odd that the highest piece is shorter and never the identical full piece, however I used to be reminded that we did that as a result of it’s really a trim piece that’s getting shaker pegs. There may be this enjoyable little sport that you simply play a yr or two into any rework or renovation the place you don’t bear in mind why or who made a design alternative, however somebody did and so there it’s. I’m not being snarky, this occurs on a regular basis and it’s normally my alternative that I’m like, “huh, okay we’ll work with previous Emily’s alternative.” That’s all to say that it’s not an enormous deal in any respect and as soon as we put within the shaker pegs it is going to give that shorter flat inventory trim piece some objective.

The sink is a dangling utilitarian farm sink from Rejuvenation (the tap comes with it), set off-center as a result of I wished the asymmetry (with a direct web site line with the door open).

The sconce was additionally chosen to be quirky and simply on one facet (balanced out by a lamp or plant on the vainness). Talking of…

This wall goes to have a customized vainness that I’m designing with a neighborhood maker, Nate from Dinihanian Design. We’re doing a bit that may appear like a desk, which has “legs” with a wooden apron. Then on the underside, we’ll put a curtain. At first, I designed this to have drawers and be a complete customized cupboard scenario, however for value causes, we’re decreasing the scope of it (y’all white oak is a fortune as of late). And it is going to be a darker stain to pop off the ground. In addition to, we don’t want storage in right here.

Now we have so much left to do and right here’s what we’re considering:
1. Paint the blue. It’s Favourite Denims by Sherwin-Williams and I would like it moodier. So with that mentioned, one thing thrilling occurred this week (which you’ll see on the finish). I’m IN LOVE.
2. Wallpaper above the paneling. I had one picked out that you simply’ll see beneath, however nothing is ultimate. I wish to select the remainder of the papers that will be close to this room first.
3. Choose a mirror. As you’ll be able to see beneath we’ve got some choices however I’m going to maintain classic procuring.
4. Equipment and artwork. I’m considering that is the right room to showcase my assortment of classic animal portraits, however we’ll see.

The Mirror

I went to our stock and grabbed a couple of mirrors (one you’ve seen earlier than). I really actually love the simplicity of this oval with the skinny black body (however not making any choices till different issues are in place).

That is the one which I’m doubtless going to hold in our child’s toilet, however I prefer it right here, too!!! Seems to be like I’ll must take a procuring day to search out some new mirrors 🙂 Keep in mind this one in right here?

photograph by ryan liebe | from: my powder room reveal

The Wallpaper

We’re going to wallpaper in right here as effectively. I’m nonetheless ordering extra samples (I’ve extra from Kelly Ventura coming that I’m enthusiastic about). I liked the concept of these plaids however I feel they’re too candy (not fairly pulling at my intestine like I normally want).

Initially after I was going to do a plaid curtain I wished this ticking stripe wallpaper, however since I’ve chosen the plaid for the washer/dryer which is de facto near this room I’m moving into a unique route (I feel, maintain me to nothing as of late).

See? That curtain with the ticking stripe wallpaper above the paneling would look fairly darn cute! Shoot, possibly I ought to put this right here as an alternative of the washer/dryer since lots of you mentioned you don’t assume I ought to do a curtain anyway!

The Hanging Shaker Cupboard

As soon as we get our pegs in (which went in after this shoot) we’re going to paint this cupboard and cling it from a peg (principally to look cute). Additionally, this photograph jogs my memory that I would like a TP holder…

I used to be going to simply submit this with it being blue however I acquired somewhat bug up my butt to simply finalize this room extra shortly and I wished to alter the colour to one thing much less shiny and extra moody. I’m so obsessive about the Creative Taupe (additionally by Sherwin-Willliams) coloration that’s in our upstairs visitor room…

In order that’s what occurred yesterday. Kinda. After they painted this primary coloration which is GORGEOUS (Glamour by Sherwin-Williams) I made a decision to go one shade darker on that very same coloration stick and do Cocoa Berry (Additionally SW). Y’all it’s SO PRETTY. Right here you’ll be able to see the potential wallpaper (that white swatch with a skinny grey stripe) and the leather-based pet portrait represents the tone of the customized vainness desk (clearly), whereas that tablecloth represents what we would put because the skirt/curtain. I’m SO HAPPY with this coloration alternative, the tones are good. Positive it’s “pink” however with a whole lot of heat to it (it goes brown) making it much less PINK and extra soothing. Our visitor room is within the lighter model of this coloration so I felt very very assured understanding that I like the tone. The large query (which was painfully debated right here) was the extent of darkness – which shade of coloration on that very same stick. After Kaitlin left yesterday he sprayed the darker coloration (the pattern you see on the wall) so subsequent time you see it it is going to be even richer.

In order that’s the place we’re at with this little toilet. I’m a lot extra enthusiastic about it this coloration than the blue that felt just like the flawed tone for this home (it’s a extremely glad coloration, although). Y’all I’m studying a LOT about coloration and glad you might be on this journey with me 🙂 I’m going room by room slowly, dialing within the coloration and getting nearer and nearer to nailing it every time. One other huge field checked. THANK GOODNESS. xx

* Except In any other case Famous, Photographs by Kaitlin Inexperienced

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