Master bedroom, My Suite Escape!

I am so excited to show you our master bedroom!  It was one of those rooms that I really did not have a clear vision for, therefore its a bedroom that I thought, I will just get to later!  I  kinda added home decor accessories here and there, no rhyme or reason to anything,  I figured I would make sense of my master bedroom later.  I really was just adding things to keep it from being an empty room!  I think that it turned out beautiful and it is one of my favorite rooms ever!  I think it is a true example of transitional decorating style.  Hopefully you will get some decorating tips from this master bedroom.

When it was first painted, I freaked out and text my sister immediately, “it is too baby blue, it is suppose to be gray”!  She kept responding with “I am sure it looks great!”  Oh my, baby blue was not what I had in my head, I had gray, a pretty light shade of gray!  I have to warn you, if you are picking out gray paint colors, know that they can read purple or blue!!  Even though I tested a LARGE sample on all the walls before it was painted, (actually tested about 5 colors before picking this one) it STILL turned out more baby blue than gray!  I was horrified and my husband was REFUSING to paint it again!

He kept saying, “just leave it up for a few days, and you will like it!”  After I had time to catch my breath and realize we still had A LOT of painting left to do, I decided to just leave it and just see what happens.   One day became a few days, which became a week!  To be honest, it is my favorite color in the whole house!  Some days it is gray, some days it is baby blue.  But it don’t matter, IT IS WHAT IT IS and I LOVE it!  I just made sure that most of the home decor accessories were a true gray!  I just love the white comforter set mixed in with it!  The whole room is very relaxing, even my girls love to be in there!!  Now if I could just actually SLEEP through the night, it would be perfect!!

Lesson to be learned:  don’t freak out and panic if a room is the wrong color, live with it a day or so and see what happens!!!  So Glad I did!!


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  1. Your bedroom looks beautiful! A great place to unwind & relax.

    Stopping by from Maria Elena’s blog….nice to meet you!

  2. Wanda, your bedroom is just gorgeous! I am also glad you kept that paint color. It is beautiful! Your furniture and accents are very pretty! And the fact that you can see the pool from your bed, well, what can I say? I am sooo jealous!!!! LOL

    • HAHA! Thanks Maria! I have a special Thank you coming your way! Just trying to get my thoughts together!

  3. Hi Wanda, you have a lovely home and terrific blog. Thanks for allowing Maria to introduce us. I’m now following you on Linky and would love for you to visit and follow my blog. Please thank your husband for his service to our great country. Sincerely, Helen

  4. Hi Wanda,

    I love, love your style!! Your bedroom is simply gorgeous!! I need to update my bedroom and I hope it can look as good as yours!! I’m sttoping by from Maria Elena’s blog. I’m now following.

    • Thank you Cristina! I will be glad to share any additional information! Thank you for following!

  5. Thanks for visiting my blog and the nice comment about the burlap-backed bookcases! I love finding new blogs and absolutely love your new master bedroom design! The monogram at the head of the bed is my favorite part!

  6. LOL. Some things never change, huh Wanda? Paint is never as we envision it. Just ask the little old Korean man who mixes by hand… Beautiful!

  7. Wow! Absolutely gorgeous!

  8. Very pretty! Thank you for joining me at Home Sweet Home!

  9. I love this! I love the initials above the bed. I am now following you and am excited to see more ideas! I would love if you stopped by and followed me at


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