Thursday, November 18, 2010

Painting the Master Bedroom

Sometimes I get amazed at how slow we are to get things done.  Really I think what it is is that we dearly love the talking it over process so much that we hate for it to end once we do whatever we’re talking over! <—Hope that made sense!

But finally we’re ready to paint the master bedroom.  Most of the other rooms in the house that we’ve painted have gone from white to a bold color like barely gray or lightest brown.  But this time we’re really stepping outside our comfort zone with an actual bold paint color.

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I’m feeling good about it though because the paint companies have gotten so smart and now sell little sample bottles of paint.  The color I chose is Glidden Spiced Gingerbread and for three dollars we got enough paint to cover about a two foot square.  Took quite a little bit to get it painted though because we used the half inch paintbrush that came in the bottle.  Smile

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We did the swatch on the wall on Monday night and have loved it more each day, so we figure it’s a go.  Bright and early tomorrow we plan to get up and paint the day away!

5 comments:

Tales From My Empty Nest said...

That is such a warm, rich color. I think you will love it! We need to paint our master bedroom and bath, but that will have to wait until after the first of the year. A fresh coat of paint does wonders for a room, doesn't it? Good luck painting tomorrow. Love & blessings from NC!

Anonymous said...

I love it sis!!! I can't wait to see the whole room.

Nanato4 said...

That is a bold color ... but I like it! It's warm and not at all overpowering. Hope you'll show the completely finished room. ;-)

Blessings!

Cheryl said...

Love the color. Our rooms are different colors also.

Rene' said...

I didn't know Glidden had a paint tester. ooops I guess you can tell, it has been a while since we've painted... your color looks pretty and perfect for this time of year!