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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.

Susan and Joe Nyzio's bedroom after makeover
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Susan & Joe’s Bedroom: Where-to-Buy Information

Pondicherry headboard, $1,550 (king),
Lima rug, $1,325 (8 by 10 feet),
Serena Bowl chandelier, $3,250, for stores.
Large Aspect articulating sconces, $462 each,
Parsons metal desk, $499,
Preben chair, $99,
Matter lamp (on desk), $239,
Ollie mirror, $990, for stores.
Bliss chaise, $999,
Gibson Sugar pull-up table (next to chaise), $370,
Ribba frames, $10 to $15 each, for stores.
Lacquer stash box (on nightstand), $78,
Tailored pleated drapery in Wool Sateen Silver, $2,217 (as shown), and Steel Collections curtain rods and finials, $830 (as shown):
Plaza Slate flat and fitted sheets, $125 each (king), and pillowcases, $55 for two (king):
Pearl Shadow gray pillowcases, $115 each (king),
Café Noir gray Belgian linen blanket, $450,
Gent’s Stripe bed skirt, $175 (king),
Paint: Aura Flat Quietly Violet No. CSP-415 (on walls) and White Dove No. INT.RM (on trim), from $36 a gallon: