Making it Yours (MiY)

MiY 4d: Seaside Fair

Scallops and dots and ferris wheels, oh my!

As in the first three looks in this edition of Making it Yours (MiY), the bed, tables, lighting, and seating remain the same. Even the reversible quilt and sheer linen curtains have made a reappearance, yet this room looks completely different from the last.

MiY 4d: Seaside Fair

That bold green color is the same one I used for the rug I painted on our front porch. It’s a little more vivid than I would usually recommend, but the fun wall color paired with embroidered scallop sheets and pom pom pillows would make for a pretty fun look. The round, graphic rug adds some zip, and the ferris wheel photo is perfect for this room.

There is just one more look to go!

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  • Audrey
    February 17, 2010 at 11:27 am

    this look is by far my favorite – so fun! I have the pattern of the rug on a chair in my office. I had no idea it came in rug form as well!

  • jbhat
    February 17, 2010 at 12:05 pm

    I love PB Teen. Well, some of it. It’s nice to see some of their stuff featured in this room, which I think is truly lovely. Nice work!


  • Sugar
    February 17, 2010 at 12:15 pm

    Ohhhhh. Love the sheets and the pillows from PB Teen. Who knew? Obviously, you did. Love this series, keep it up!

  • anna
    February 17, 2010 at 12:54 pm

    I like the bolder wall color. Gives me ideas for updating my aqua and brown bedroom!

  • Carole
    February 17, 2010 at 1:08 pm

    I like this one the best, too. Love the pillows and the rug!

  • Catherine
    February 17, 2010 at 1:21 pm

    it’s taken me 4 editions to realize that that’s my bed in the MiY … clearly I need to pay closer attention! I’ve been looking for side tables for years, your mock-up had inspired me. Thank you!

  • Carrie
    February 17, 2010 at 1:32 pm

    that’s the very paint on the walls in my old bedroom at my parents’ house. it’s such a fun color

  • gina
    February 17, 2010 at 1:33 pm

    A perfect example of how when you want to change your room all you need are some new accessories. and viola!!

  • Jen
    February 17, 2010 at 2:03 pm

    Those PB Teen sheets are lovely! The pillows are fun, too. This is such a fun, cheery room!

  • robin
    February 17, 2010 at 2:26 pm

    all my favorite colors! i love this one :o)

  • Colleen
    February 17, 2010 at 2:34 pm

    Oh my, this is gorgeous!!! I am working on getting ideas to re-do our living room, and these are the colors. I am smitten! Thank you for such lovely inspirations!

  • Vic @ Swoonette
    February 17, 2010 at 2:37 pm

    This one is definitely my favorite! It makes me think of the beach with all those beach glass inspired colors!

  • Miss B
    February 17, 2010 at 2:42 pm

    Oh love this room a whole lot! Very pretty palette, reminds me of Amy Butler (whom I adore) adn of course I am a big fan of Skippy Designs, good call:)

  • Erika
    February 17, 2010 at 3:10 pm

    This is my favorite look so far!

  • Helen
    February 17, 2010 at 3:25 pm

    Maybe it’s the pink font, but I read the pillows as “porn porn pillows.” Definitely did a double take!

  • Natalie
    February 17, 2010 at 3:34 pm

    I love everything about this MIY! The fabric, the colors, the patterns ~ mmm delish! Keep up the good work, these MIY days are so inspiring :)

    P.S. Those pom-pom pillows are ADORABLE!

  • meredith
    February 17, 2010 at 3:34 pm

    Oooooh, this one is my favorite combo so far! Ferris wheels, pom-poms and parasols in blues and greens. . .

  • Laura in LA
    February 17, 2010 at 3:42 pm

    The pom pom pillows! The rug! Love this.

  • Liz @ It's Great To Be Home
    February 17, 2010 at 4:09 pm

    This room is really fresh and fun – I’m agreeing with the others that I’m totally impressed by the options at PB Teen! Another fab design. :)

  • Renee
    February 17, 2010 at 4:56 pm

    I love the color palette – and the rug design is so fab-u-lous!

  • Kristi
    February 17, 2010 at 5:23 pm

    So gorgeous I love this color combo…my favorites!

  • heidi
    February 17, 2010 at 9:02 pm

    I love the color combination,the tables are adorable! thanks

  • Mrs. Kinne
    February 17, 2010 at 9:43 pm

    This one is my favorite– love the rug!

  • amy
    February 17, 2010 at 10:42 pm

    just found your blog and I love it! Especially these MIY features!

  • Sarah
    February 18, 2010 at 12:17 am

    LOVE this room!

  • Jen
    February 18, 2010 at 1:00 am

    Nicole, this is by far my favorite of all the Make it Yours! Absolutely gorgeous! If I hadn’t just redone my bedroom, I’d seriously consider using this style. Awesome work!

  • Lucia M
    February 20, 2010 at 4:45 pm

    the pom pom pillows are just adorable!

  • Ana
    February 21, 2010 at 7:20 pm

    I think this is my favorite so far!