6 Amazing Room Makeovers
These decorating projects were stopped in their tracks...until Real Simple stepped in and turned a space from incomplete to incomparable.
Expert advice to smooth the way, from San Francisco interior designer Kimberly Ayres and New York City wallpaper master Al Hoxha.
Amy & David’s Kitchen: Where-to-Buy Information
Brocade 3209 wallpaper, $255 a roll, us.farrow-ball.com.
Eames molded plastic chairs, $349 each, and Adams dining table, $1,599: roomandboard.com.
Fabric for banquette cushions: Swagger Spring, $83 a yard, linkoutdoor.com for info.
Large Eugene pendant, $483, circalighting.com.
Custom flat Roman shades in Sheer Elegance Silver, $1,330 (as shown), theshadestore.com.
Silestone countertops, from $62 a square foot, silestoneusa.com for stores.
La Defense cabinet pulls, $10 each, schoolhouseelectric.com.
GE Profile 30-inch four-burner gas cooktop, $1,709, lowes.com.
Paint: Aura Semigloss Crisp Linen No. CSP-305 (on cabinets and trim) and Aura Eggshell Stone Harbor No. 2111-50 (on walls), from $36 a gallon: benjaminmoore.com.
Custom banquet and cabinetry fabrication, tjpbuilders.com for info.
Not shown: Kohler sink, kohler.com for stores. Kohler faucet, GE oven, and semiflush-mount ceiling fixture: lowes.com.