I’d been mulling around this idea of bringing a little color to our front entryway:
(please excuse the dark Instagram stories screen shot – I forgot to take a good before pic with my camera). Plain, simple… just sort of, ho-hum. So what’s a blogger to do? Off to the paint cabinet I went. I tested a few options out on the door before painting and finally decided on Sherwin Williams Slate Tile:
Yes, we’re getting there – and now for a little style. A few weeks ago I’d picked up a storage bench that conveniently fit perfectly in the space to the left of the door:
I gave it a good sanding, brought the seat all the way down to the raw wood, and then stained it. The rest of the piece got a few coats of satin black spray paint. Then I shopped the house and brought in a large clock I DIYed a few years ago, some mums, a few throw pillows a scarf and….
Yes, a little color was just what the doctor ordered:
Thanks for popping in today! I hope this little makeover has inspired you to bring a little color into your life!