Monday, September 16, 2013

My Living Room Walls are Pretty Bare

I'm just going to tell you, my living room is very naked!  When we moved into this house 2 years ago, I had no idea what to do with all of the walls!!  I'm not used to having higher ceilings and everything I had on my walls in the last house just got lost on the walls in the new house; too small.  So, the walls have sat there pretty much empty.  


Now, I still haven't done very much because I have been so unsure of what I wanted to do.  It's pretty funny really.  I've invited friends over & asked them what they would do, but have still remained pretty indecisive.

I put a mirror on the mantel:




Then, I put another mirror on the mantel:



Better right?

I hung some crosses up:




Last week I found something else!  I was shopping yard sales & found 3 mirrors for $10!  




Here they are hung:



OK, here's the whole room now (or least the most bare part):




I did not clean up for this pic.  Ha!  Real life folks!

It's too plain.  What would you do?  I can't decide at all.  There is nothing on the wall with the window or the wall with the TV.  Ideas?  


5 comments :

  1. Buy a big canvas - or a really ugly painting at thrift store - paint it white or some other color you like and then let your kids go a bit wild with the paint. Really. That kind of art work can change often. The key is to go pretty big.

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  2. Hey lady! I would totally add a gallery wall wit a ton of frames to one of your big blank walls...it's my go to! So easy and makes a giant impact!!

    I hope you have a chance to check out that I nominated one of my new favorite blogs...(YOU!) for a Liebster award!! You can go check it out here http://absolutelyarkansas.blogspot.com/2013/09/the-liebster-award.html

    Xo Kylie

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    1. Thanks Kylie! I'm thinking on it.

      Thanks for the award!!! I'll get a post up : )

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  3. My walls are pretty blank too but like Kylie said, a gallery wall is great! I've been collecting $1 frames from flea markets and will spray paint them the same color and then hang up! Can't wait to see what you come up with! And I love the real life photos! That is how my house looks with two kids too!

    Come check out my blog if you get the chance, I just started! http://polkadotfluff.blogspot.com

    ~Stacie

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