Meet Miss Sunshine

I call her Sunny.  It seems to fit!

Sunny is Stella's twin sister and I think the two are quite the pair!  I decided that I wanted to bring a little more yellow into the living room since I put up my big love sign with yellow letters.  I knew that I needed to tie it into the rest of the room.  So, I thought that this stool would make the perfect little side table and would add just the right amount of yellow to the space.

She went from this:

To this (after a few coats of Valspar's "Mark Twain House Yellow"--don't you just love that name!, a few stripes of white on the top, a little distressing, and a coat of wax!):

She's made herself at home by the red chair, and I think that she'll enjoy staying there for a while!

She likes to show off her rays!

 Let's get a taste of how a little color can add such a change and give new life to a space! Here's a picture of the corner right before Easter:

Here's one from about a week ago--after the walls were painted in Benjamin Moore's "Quiet Moments" and the love sign put up:

And here's the little corner today:

I'd like to kid myself that I am all about the neutrals. I like neutral; yet, I can't help but add color!  Although the red chair is not my favorite color, I like the challenge of working with what I have and seeing what happens!
And I think that Little Miss Sunshine has brightened up the space, and I am so happy with her!

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  1. Love that little yellow table next to the red chair!

  2. so cute! love the stripes, and yes, it is perfect next to the chair!

  3. Love that little nook. The color name and the color itself are both amazing. Looks great with your sweet sign.

  4. So sweet,and I love your cozy corner:)

  5. I am loving this table! I featured it on my blog today...come on over and check it out. Happy Friday to you :)

  6. I love that wooden sign. Do you have a previous post on it? It's so adorable and that little table looks perfect!!

  7. The love sign is great! Love the pop of yellow!

  8. I like color too--red and yellow are favs!

  9. I love the transformation. The yellow looks great. And I just adore the LOVE sign. Great job!

    Karen @ My Goal is Simple


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