Five in Five...Easy Room Changes In Five Minutes

A little bit of color in five minutes...
five minute design tips - pink roses in crystal vases

five minute design tips - blank canvas, white walls with flowing white curtains
Since we redid the flooring recently in our master bedroom, I have been going for a cleaner look with less clutter. It makes it easy to add just a few choice pieces at whim, which I often do at the start of the new week! Today I'm sharing the quickest DIY ever on how to add five simple touches in literally five minutes for a romantic clutter free style in the bedroom...
five minute design tips - vintage chipped paint bookshelf with off-white paint
A friend dropped by for a visit this morning and brought me the chippy vintage shabby shelf above. Perfect...I need a spot for storing extra pillows in the bedroom. Love friends that know my style well! This would be my tip #1...move furniture around and try and shop your own home. If you just look around you'll be surprised at how a piece looks different if you move it to another room...
five minute design tips - vintage bookshelf with pink rose arrangement and linens
I brought in one of my authentic French cafe chairs to balance out the shelf and will fill the shelf with some linens soon...
five minute design tips - pink rose flower arrangements in vases on a white fireplace mantel
That empty mantel now has some fresh pink roses displayed, as I thought that this week I'd add a bit of pink to the room. Tip #2...fresh flowers add so much to a room and simple displays are often the most dramatic...
five minute design tips - pops of pink roses in crystal jars and an aged water vase
Another corner...
five minute design tips - soft mint green upholstered chair painted white
My quiet corner for reading gets a pop of color with this vintage canvas sea painting just tacked to the wall. #3...no big commitments in adding artwork if you just prop up or tack, but another big impact piece...
five minute design tips - vintage canvas sea painting and distressed furniture
five minute design tips - bedroom dressing area with white screen and lace lamp
 I love white linens and my tip #4 would be adding pillows to introduce a shade of your choice or perhaps a style that you wouldn't want to overdo, but just add a small touch...
five minute design tips - neutral and soft white bed linens
And in dressing the bed...#5 would be throws or blankets. I'm going with pale pink this week and found a pair of old eiderdowns in my linen closet, so tossed one at the foot of the bed. Great for an afternoon nap!...
five minute design tips - neutral and soft white bed linens with frills and soft textures
Challenge yourself to add just a few new touches to give your own room a new look. I'll be posting more five minute changes soon...

xoxo,
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