Remember the recent shortlist of projects I wanted to tackle? Well, today was Kit's first day back to school for summer session, so I got right at it in the boys' bathroom.
This bathroom has good bones but almost zero sex appeal. It is feeling very vanilla to me. Super plain Jane, if you know what I mean.
I was going for a classic bathroom vibe when we built the house -it's hard to go wrong with subway tile and marble. But now the pale blue walls feel very stark to me. I want something more dramatic.
Weird as it may seem, I'm drawing my inspiration from this exterior shot of Kristen Buckingham's shop in L.A. and...
...this bathroom in Bristol.
So I'm starting by first adding some texture to the walls with some faux, floor to ceiling board and batten. This is the beginning of the ceiling molding. This is going to be fun, someone's going to be getting all obsessive over the next few