For about a year now I’ve been contemplating a rug for our living room. (Obviously, I’ve had other things on my mind!) I think a rug would help aesthetically tie the room together. It would also help hide the fact that our cream carpet is worn. We’ve tossed around the idea of pulling up the carpet because we know there is hardware below… but we also know thats risky and some days we feel riskier then others (after all.. our house was built in 1909 and is currently for sale).
Here is our living room before we bought the house:
Our living room is huge. We loved the high ceilings and white walls. Because white walls are asking for paint and painting is therapy. Seriously. For the first five years the walls were a sage green. Last year Ryan painted it for me while I was pregnant with Colette. I love the lighter color. Here is our living room this summer:
Talk to me.
(photos taken by Shutter Stories)