The master bedroom has a refined style. "This is much more formal than any other room in the house, but the bold color makes it a little more fun and not really stuffy," says interior designer Brian Patrick Flynn.
Fixer Upper hosts Chip and Joanna Gaines created a new laundry and mudroom for the homeowners, complete with plenty of storage cabinets and shelving as well as a desk that double as a folding surface. A chalkboard backsplash will come in handy for taking notes and brick floors were installed for a durable yet attractive look.
This kitchen trends toward a warm and inviting aesthetic, cabinets and islands take a unique, trendy look. This custom island was designed to have an architectural appearance to serve as a focal point rather than a utilitarian surface.
These easy felt cards come together in a snap and their soft texture and bright colors ensure they'll stand out from the pack. To create, use pinking shears to cut a 5" x 7" dark-gray felt rectangle for each card. Next, cut colorful felt into assorted holiday-themed shapes and glue onto card base. Finish by stitching on holiday greetings which have been printed onto paper. Image courtesy of Melanie Blodgett.
“The overall design approach for the master suite was to double the way it could be used,” explains interior designer Brian Patrick Flynn. “It opens onto the back deck, making the size of the room double by carrying the same color scheme from inside to the adjacent outdoor space.”
This eclectic study is a colorful, fun space that features plenty of places to relax and store office supplies. Patterned Roman shades and an animal-print loveseat keep the room from feeling too serious.
This trendy, whimsical bedroom mixes fun elements that appeal to a modern girl, including butterfly-themed wallpaper and bright, contemporary artwork. An old-fashioned metal bed is dressed in a brightly colored quilt that complements the other fabrics and colors used throughout the space. Meanwhile, white walls give the eye a place to rest and keep the room's bold patterns and colors from feeling overwhelming.
Patterned wallpaper adds a playful element to this traditional bathroom. Appropriately-sized furnishings, like the wall sconce and pedestal sink, make the most of the available space in this small bath.
When: Saturday, January 1, 2011, 11am/10c Where: Pasadena, California Theme: Building Dreams, Friendships & Memories TV coverage: Home & Garden Television (HGTV) Grand Marshal: Paula Deen Rose Queen: Evanne Friedmann Length of parade: 5.5 miles Where it starts: At the corner of Ellis Street and Orange Grove Blvd. in Pasadena Where it ends: Sierra Madre and Villa Street
Other Fun Facts for 2011
The Rose Queen and Rose Princesses have presided over the annual celebration every year since 1930.
Some of the world's most distinguished individuals have served as grand marshal, including Dwight Eisenhower, Bob Hope, Walt Disney, Shirley Temple Black, Bob Newhart, Angela Lansbury, Tom Brokaw, Bill Cosby and Mickey Mouse.