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Thursday, March 31, 2016

New Light and Spring Decor in The Mudroom


I hope everyone is enjoying their week!  

I'm slowly brightening our spaces to reflect the warmer temps, longer days and arrival of spring.  I added a splash of pink to our entryway and now it's time to update the mudroom.  I have to say, as much as I LOVE the added space of this room it's certainly not what I call complete.  We "finished" this mudroom in order to create usable living space while we save up for our kitchen expansion.  When that day comes, this space will get a full makeover with new flooring, built ins, crown molding and white plank walls.  Until then, I'm working with basic finishes and trying my hardest not to go overboard on updates, that includes decor. 

Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR
I knew I wanted to add a fun spring pillow to the bench, but spending $20-$30 on one pillow (why are pillows so expensive?) was not in the budget.  I kept my eye out for fabric, tablecloths, napkins.....anything that I could turn into a pillow.  I was thrilled when I finally found a four pack of napkins at HomeGoods.  I loved the print and the $6.99 price tag was perfect!  
Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR
In no more than 10 minutes I had a pillow sewn and ready for the mudroom.
Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR

Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR
Now that I had the pillow taken care of I had to find inexpensive art.  When I'm looking for art I normally print out a free printable, but since my printer was nearly out of ink that wasn't an option. I then remembered I bought a book at Goodwill a few years ago that had a ton of beautiful pictures.  I skimmed through the book, but nothing stood out that I thought would be perfect for the mudroom. 
Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR
I ended up going through my scrapbook paper and found the perfect floral print.  I simply lined my DIY vaseline memo board with the pretty paper then rehung the quote that I previously printed from Brepurposed.
Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR
A few vintage books from Goodwill and a pop of red and yellow finished off this side of the room.
   Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR

Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR
We also added a beautiful new glass globe pendant that is very similar to the one we installed in the hallway.
Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR
I plan on adding an Edison bulb, but I didn't have one and was too impatient (surprise, surprise!) not to share this space.  
Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR

Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR

Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR

Pops of yellow and red are the perfect spring addition to this beautiful mudroom. - LITTLE HOUSE OF FOUR

The added pops of color is just what this space needed to brighten it up for Spring. 
Thank you to Wayfair for generously offering product for this post. 


Affiliate links may be used.
-Door Paint Color- SW Iron Ore
- Green Metal Drawers - HomeGoods
- Mirror - HomeGoods
- Pallet Wood Arrows- DIY
- Rug - HomeGoods
- Globe Light- WayFair
- Numbered Wall Rack - HomeGoods
- Hello sign- Hobby Lobby 
- Bench - Target




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4 comments:

  1. Love the spring touches and the awesome light! I always forget to look for napkins to make into pillows. Such a great idea!

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    1. Thanks so much Samantha! Definitely keep your eye out for napkins, it such an inexpensive way to make pillows.

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  2. Love the light and all the pretty spring touches! So welcoming :)

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    1. Thanks Bre! I'm loving the light too :)

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