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I remember growing up getting a new “Easter outfit” every year, but as I got older, this tradition was broken.  I decided to bring it back this year, and got myself some new Easter digs! (I will have to share after Easter!)  I was drawn to the typical pastels and florals, as well as some sparkly details.

Here are some other potential Easter looks!

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Floral Dress, Cross Necklace, Studded Flats (I need these!)

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Scalloped Neckline Dress, Knot Bracelet, Shimmer Wedges

-K

Room Updates

October 21, 2013 — Leave a comment

First post for miss&murphy! Woot Woot!

I moved home in August to prepare for some foot surgeries that I am having.  I figured it would be better to be in a comfortable home with family around to help me during my recovery struggles.  I just finished the first surgery and my leave from work.

This has been my view during the leave…

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Pretty flowers in the back from my man 🙂

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My watchdog nurse

Fun stuff, huh?

So before my surgeries, I knew I wanted to update my bedroom.  It’s the same bedroom I’ve had at my family’s home since we moved there before I started first grade, and it has had the same paint since high school.  I knew if I left it how it was, I might start going crazy.  First step, changing the paint.

I was starting with a bright yellow, and I was ready for a more neutral color.  I have been loving greige, grey, and black walls, and decided to go with “Morning Fog” which is part of the Sherwin Williams and Pottery Barn paint line.

Before (messy!):

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In Progress:

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After the first coat:

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It surprised me how tough it was to paint over the yellow, since the grey was darker than I expected.  Ended up taking me 3 coats to cover the yellow.

I will be posting the After photos soon!  I have a few more projects to complete before the first unveiling.

First, my new dresser!  As great as my armoire was for storage, I am trying to get the most use out of my closet, and I just don’t need that much extra storage. I ordered a Target Threshold Windham Accent Cabinet in Red.  This should give me a little storage, and I plan to style the top with a lamp and my jewelry.

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Making progress!

-K