Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Master Bath Redesign - Who Can Pass Up A Party, Over At Nesting Place!






I've watched the "Price My Space Party" go on for nearly two days over at Nesting Place, and I finally started to feel like the girl who decided to stay home and watch a movie rather than get herself out to the party. So, here goes, I'm heading over to the party!

For this Master Bath Redesign I painted, changed all the light fixtures, added window treatments, put a Mirror Mate frame around the large plate glass mirror, brought in chairs that I refinished and finally added some favorite accessories. The room includes a few splurges as well as a few additions for nearly nothing. I love the result! The bath went from one that did not inspire to one I love being in. The second photo above shows the before.

Now to the money part!
Paint: $72. Mirror Mate Mirror Frame, Mediterra/Glazed Earth: $149 (with my designer discount). 2 vanity mirror light fixtures: $49 each, from Destination Lighting. 2 chandeliers, $99 each, from Lamps Plus. 2 Recessed Fixture Converter Kits, around $9 each from Home Depot. The Little Golden Bird, $6, from Calico Corners, got the little guy for a steal (regularly about $22) because he had a little damage which super glue fixed perfectly. Biggest score of the room is the wall mirror from Uttermost. Was originally priced at $379, but again, due to damage easily repaired with super glue, I paid only $59. Love it! The chairs I already owned, so with a yard of Thomas Paul fabric and paint I transformed them from blah to beautiful for about $30, for the pair. A splurge for the room was the tall vase and golden grasses for the niche, they were perfect, so worth it I think. Both from Crate & Barrel, were just under $100. Finally a basket for towels from Target was on sale for $9 and the grass roman shades were $350 for both windows...again, with my discount.

This brings the grand total to $1089. Not inexpensive, but when you consider what is spent on bath remodels, it's a bargain!




14 comments :

  1. Gorgeous! I'm also envious of the fact you can fit chairs into your bathroom. Come to think of it, I'm envious of the entire bathroom. :)

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  2. It is absolutely Beautiful!! I am so jelous!! =)

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  3. It's a beautiful redesign! Doesn't it just make you feel good when you walk in there every morning?

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  4. Stunning! I love absolutely everything about it!

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  5. Your bathroom is gorgeous! I just love that big mirror you used. Realy glamorous and dramatic.

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  6. This looks like much more than a bathroom - It's a place to escape to. Well Done!

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  7. The Mirror Mate looks great. I have seen those and wondered if they were easy to install. Yours looks really good!

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  8. janell you know I love this room! then to find out it cost less than $1200 WOW! and about my kitchen, well I'm scared to post the picture! I will tonight so you can see the color. I'm starting on the cabinets and trim this weekend.

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  9. Janell, it's lovely! I'm happy for you that you created such lovely space that you enjoy so much more.
    You are so talented!

    Nancy

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  10. Janell, I'm in the process of remodeling my master bath and am having trouble finding the perfect bathtub to recline in, relax, and read a book. It appears that yours has grab bars and arm rests as well as a nice reclining back. Did you pick it out or was it in the house when you bought it? Do you know the specs for it?

    Thanks,
    Lynn in Texas

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  11. Hi Lynn, the tub was already in place, but it is by Lasco. Here is a link: http://www.lascobathware.com/browse.pl?line=1&model=4572531&series=3

    This tub is virtually the same, but ours does not have jets. I didn't see our exact version, but I hope this helps. I do like it as it is very deep and like the slant at the back. GOOD LUCK on your project! Janell

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  12. Hello Janell - your bathroom is absolutely gorgeous! Nice job on everything, and some great deals too. That mirror is my fave! Thank you for sharing.

    Blessings,
    Marie
    http://emmacallsmemama.com

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  13. Beautiful bathroom .
    Chris
    Jsut beachy

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  14. I am in Love with this bathroom!! Amazing work!

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