I a real happy with how nice the living room is coming along. I think the buttery yellow curtains have brightened the room. And when the sunlight streams through the sheers, it is just gorgeous.
Here is a peak:
The yellow IKEA curtains and sheers against the khaki-sage wall color:
I still can't believe people thought we should paint the trim! The hardware is from Bed Bath & Beyond:
Our entire ceiling has these great beams. I will be painting the ceiling a pale creamy taupe when the fireplace is finished:
Speaking of fireplace... Steven was at Pottery Barn buying me a present (a McKenna jewelry box in pale blue), when he found these candleholders on sale. The candles he found at Kmart and they match the curtains perfectly. (He is learning quickly!!) He has the fireplace all decorated with candles and bones when I came home.