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Summer at The Cozy Cottage

We had a pretty lazy summer at the cozy cottage, mainly playing with our dog, tending to our vegetable garden, and lounging out back at Boss Bar. Oh, and enjoying many a cocktail.

Summer Summer Summertime

Simply because summer is my favorite season, I’m posting gratuitous shots of flowers, vegetables, fun and other pretty things from our home this season. Enjoy!

 

Master Bedroom Makeover…

…or how I basically ripped off an idea from Domino to decorate this bedroom.

Way back when I was envisioning a house I didn’t have and spending an incredible amount of time on¬†Pinterest¬†decorating said house, I didn’t quite have an idea of what I wanted for my imaginary future master bedroom. I figured it would be bright and airy, with a lot of white and natural light. But then I saw a photo on Pinterest of a bedroom with dark blue walls, a brown wooden headboard and white comforter. The design of the room was spare, which I liked, and I was struck by the blue. There was a masculine air to it, but yet I felt like it could be my room. So I pinned that picture and then, over a few months, pinned a couple more photos of bedrooms with dark blue walls, wooden headboards and white comforters. I went from having a vague idea to having a very specific one quite quickly.

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