Thursday, September 24, 2009

My Chinoiserie Canopy Bed


As a little girl, I dreamed of a canopy bed. Instead, I got a Danish modern bedroom of teak, rosewood, black leather, and red wool, in keeping with my parents' mid century modern home. Not exactly my dream room. So today I will finally get my canopy bed when my wonderful gold leaf Annie Selke pagoda bed arrives. I am also in the process of redoing the Chinese Chippendale chair I posted about. Stay tuned for the big reveal next week.

31 comments:

  1. gorgeous!!! you must be so excited!!

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  2. Cannot wait for more. I'd be standing at the curbside anxiously awaiting it's arrival. Simply stunning. Would of loved your childhood mid-century modern room as well, you lucky girl!

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  3. Oh, the unspeakable joys of being a grownup getting a child's dream come true. I expect many lovely chinoiserie dreams will be dreamt here. Enjoy.

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  4. lucky! i hope you enjoy the hell out of that beautiful bed for many, many nights to come! sweet dreams!

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  5. The bed is absolutely beautiful! Can't wait to see the pictures!!

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  6. Are you kidding! That is coming to your house! You are one lucky girl. It is simply stunning. Yes I hope there will be pictures. Enjoy.

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  7. The is a gorgeous bed! Your site is killer too. I will be back.

    xo,
    cristin @ simplified bee

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  8. Really stunning and so inviting, you will have so much fun with this!!

    Felicitations!

    me = jealous :)

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  9. oh you must be thrilled to pieces! It is gorgeous!! Congratulations.

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  10. Lauren-Thanks-it's all set up and it is gorgeous.

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  11. Deb-Thanks-it's wonderful-much more my style than mid century modern.

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  12. The Glam Lamb-It's going to be a great room.

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  13. Kit-Thanks-I think you'll like the room-it will have a French feel.

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  14. Laura-Thanks-come back and see the results!

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  15. Southern Aspirations-Thanks-I love it!

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  16. So exciting! I absolutely adore this bed, Beth, and can't wait to see it in your bedroom.

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  17. Averill--Wait until you see it in the room-it's gorgeous!

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  18. I can't wait -- this bed is so lovely! It's both simple and intricate...

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  19. Sarah-It's really gorgeous in person-glad you like it.

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  20. You are SO LUCKY. I cannot wait to see the after pictures!

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  21. SF-The Chinese Chippendale chair is drying and the room will be ready for its photo shoot.

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  22. Wooow!!! I LOVE it!! Now we need some pictures!!

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  23. I opened a blogger account, just so I could comment on your blog. LOVE it!! Post photos of your home. I have a feeling it very similar to my taste.

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  24. Dagny-Pictures this week, I promise!

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  25. kblutz-I think that's my favorite comment ever-thanks so much! I will show the bedroom this week and will start showing more of my home. Thanks!

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