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Jessica's "Mid Century Style" Room

Mid Century Style



Name:

Jessica

Location:

Chattanooga, Tennessee

Division:

South

Colors Used


Plum and Garden Sprout (Behr Paint)

Color Inspiration


we were inspired by any and all things mid century. we love the era and wanted the colors to compliment our mid century furniture.

Color Tips


don't play it safe! the great thing about paint is you can change it up if it doesn't work!

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Awesome. Would love to see a house tour!

posted by ZeliNine on November 9, 2011 at 3:09am
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Love it! Where did you get the room divider? Looking to do something similar.

posted by bagley818 on November 8, 2011 at 10:06am
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Where is the rug from?

posted by clampers on November 8, 2011 at 9:30am
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I would love to see a house tour. Beautiful space!

posted by moke076 on November 8, 2011 at 9:31am
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Ooh, lovely. I'd love to see more! House tour, please! Also, where is the couch from?

posted by LSUgrad03 on November 8, 2011 at 8:46am
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What brand/color paint did you use for the aubergine walls? They are lovely!

posted by rlb296 on November 8, 2011 at 9:44am
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fantastic! so well done! Even though there's heavy MCM influence, it's so damn cozy. The colors are perfection.

posted by ashk on November 8, 2011 at 10:29am
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I have the same Lane coffee table! In fact, I inherited mine after seeing it at a friends in ill-repair. I told her I'd clean it up and give it a good home and now it's mine. My parents had the same one when i was a kid too! Love it. It'll never go out of style.

posted by ck8g0 on November 8, 2011 at 10:55am
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I think it looks beautiful and cozy! Can you share how you did the wall divider? I would love to do the same thing - what exactly is hanging?

posted by jcampbell52 on November 8, 2011 at 11:04am
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Love it--perfection! And what is that sofa? Is it comfy? I'm in the market for a new one, and that looks like it could be just the ticket.

posted by hyzen on November 8, 2011 at 11:30am
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hyzen, the sofa is from Urban Outfitters

http://www.urbanoutfitters.com/urban/catalog/productdetail.jsp?id=17762386&color=004&itemdescription=true&navAction=jump&search=true&isProduct=true&parentid=A_FURN_FURNITURE_SOFAS

posted by BeeGirl207 on November 8, 2011 at 11:52am
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beautiful!

posted by melissakay on November 8, 2011 at 12:57pm
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Thanks, BeeGirl!

posted by hyzen on November 8, 2011 at 1:53pm
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I love the wall with the bike against it -- so graphic, so cool. The night shot makes the colours look awesome, but I don't quite get what the pendant light illuminates...

posted by LorienQ on November 8, 2011 at 2:09pm
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Great space! I'm rooting for you to win South!

posted by e53 on November 8, 2011 at 3:54pm
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Hi there! THAnks so much for all the awesome comments!! We are excited to be a part of the competition!
@Bagley818 & jcambell52 we actually got the idea here at apartment therapy! We made the 2nd sitting room into our master and wanted a creative idea for a door, here's the link to that post on AT
http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/chicago/how-to/how-to-build-a-sliding-door-for-less-than-40-139922

Thanks again for all the support!!!

posted by midcenturyluver on November 8, 2011 at 4:59pm
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@Lorien@, Ha thanks so much! Yeah the pendent light is def a bit awkward! We used to have a round table under the light. after some moving around we never got around to lifting it a little higher so it wouldn't hang so low. something we def want to get around to. :)

posted by midcenturyluver on November 8, 2011 at 5:00pm
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By far a huge fav!!! Jessica and her mid century inspired perfection most certainly deserve to win!!

posted by brittanymoncrief on November 9, 2011 at 4:19pm
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I like this one a lot, but would not say there is much color in the room, as least not in the photographed area. Looks like a neutral palette to me.

posted by olderworker on November 10, 2011 at 2:31pm
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The colors are different but working well.
Nice!

posted by Tawana Walker on November 13, 2011 at 7:39pm
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