Wednesday, March 7, 2012

A Mess


I'm obsessed with wallpaper border.  For two nights in a row I studied every wallpaper.com on the net and pieced together all kinds of possibilities on printshop to see what would look good.  

hey... it's not done yet...  don't judge me

My house is a mess.  Paint cans everywhere.  Gracie, annoyed. 

So I took a sample of my newly painted living room into Sherwin Williams and asked the guy if the border I was about to buy would look okay with the color I painted my living room.  He took one look at the sample (the color I painted my living room) and said, "I don't like it."  I said, "Well, it's too late for that now.  It's done.  Now help me find something that will go with it."  And he did. lol.  

Nate Berkus, design expert and star of The Nate Show, 
came to mind.


11 comments:

Furry Bottoms said...

The guy doesnt know what hes talking about, I like the paint color!!

Scrappy said...

too funny...did you decide on a border with or without his opinion?

Sharon said...

Why not just stencil the border, that way it will match...

Ginny said...

Why does Nate Berkus wear his jackets a size too small? I still like him, though! I will be really excited to see the border you got, SO many choices!! And I want to see the hole room when it's finished.

Lorilee said...

I can't wait to see it all finished!
Blessings,
Lorilee

Tweedles -- that's me said...

We like it Bobbi and we cannot wait to see it all done
love
tweedles

Theresa said...

I like that color, my pool house is painted that same color:) I can't wait to see which border you pick! Don't pay any attention to other's opinions... go with your heart! Have a blessed day, HUGS!

3 doxies said...

I'm sorry Ms. Bobbi, I REALLY don't means to laugh but dis is just da very same thingy my mum would do.

Nate does have great hair.

Puddles

charlene and Storm said...

hi just found your blog today, i love your wall colour it is my favourite colour!!! my whole house is painted in different shades of turquoisey blues and greens.
and i love the writing at the top of you blog :) you got me, i do exactly the same, i dare not move for so long sometimes it hurts and if he is to far over on my side then i have to like it or lump it xxx

Amber DaWeenie said...

Oh me poor wittle head. Why do da hoomans tink they has to remodel dere house all da time. Dis is EXACTLY what mee is about to go through too. Stinky paint...cleaning stuffs...and worst of all...COUNT VACCULA! Me needs a long va-k-shun somewhere away from here!

Daisy said...

That is very close to the color of my living room too. I like it! Hope you found a border that you love. :D