So what have I been up to? Well on Friday I went to Walmart (the worst place on earth), which has turned into the "not so bad place on earth" now that Revel is in school. But anyway, I digress, I am there to buy toilet paper, cat food (although to be honest they could use a little less food and a little more diet), and shampoo.
So I'm walking through Walmart thinking these are the things I need, I'm trying to not look anywhere else, on a mission to get what I need. But Walmart gets me every time...I decide, I mean while I'm here right, I'll see if they have drop clothes to cover ""My New BFF". As I'm searching for the painting aisle I magically stumble upon the mistinted paint section....and there he was. The most beautiful deep dark grey (almost black), at least I hoped that's what it was. Half price made it only $8.
Now believe me, I tried to walk away several times. I may have even succeeded a few times. But when I got everything to the check out, he magically appeared..lol...at least this is what I told my husband...lol.
I had talked about painting my entry way I dark color after seeing Emily's beautiful pictures of her navy dining room. I felt like I needed a place that got alot of natural light and lots of white trim which my entry way accomodated both. It's an itty bitty area, in fact I painted the entire thing with a brush, wasn't any use in getting out the roller for all over a couple spots. So here it is..my new favorite room in the house...
dun dun na na.....
I am never very good at posting before pics, I always get way too excited to get the project started and completely forget...but in the middle I remembered.
Isn't the yellow terrible...(say yes or else...lol) It was just so dirty from kids and animals and time...it needed a facelift.
I realize this is not a good pic but it is overcast today and there wasn't enough natural light, you 'll just have to suck it up and maybe I can sneak a better pic into another post.
Last but not least, I think "My New BFF" is fitting in perfectly, what do you think?