It's been quite the process.
I wanted to keep the design simple, since the rug's design is elaborate.
Nothing in the stores was right with the rug! Oh my, the rug is the reason we couldn't settle for just any bedding. This rug is the. Most. Beautiful! Thank you, thank you to Bill and Andrea for passing it on from Molly's room and blessing us with it!
I had to attempt something equally beautiful to compliment the rug. It was a good excuse to go fabric shopping at Sarah's in Lawrence. ( I get more excited than anyone should over that place, my behavior there could be qualified as manic!) That is what I got to do for my birthday.
These are what I picked out. I admit this is not all that I bought.
I especially like this print.
And am in love with these colors. (Not surprising to me that this one is from designer Kaffe Fassett, one of my favorites.)
And this is what I've done so far.I need to get some stuffing and figure out the back still... but the hardest part is done! Hmm... now for some pillows, and curtains, and...