Our Breakfast Nook Update

Wallpaper can be your friend… If it is covering up other wallpaper you don’t like.

I wanted to do this focal point wall because it has relatively small surface space because of the window and because our house is mainly white. While I love all the white walls, I wanted to be a little more daring in this house. Creating spaces with a pop was important to me.

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I’ll tell you a secret… this wallpaper is removable! It is basically thick contact paper. My sister and I tackled this project. In true Haley fashion, we ran out of wallpaper and I had to order another roll so a project that should have been a weekend took a couple weekends. It is currently out of stock in the black and white, but comes in two other colorways! Also, I’ve found a really similar option for you linked at the bottom of this post! The black and white colorway does come back in stock occasionally so I will keep checking and update y’all if it comes back again!

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But, I’m thrilled with how it turned out. One snafu we had was this window is concave so there is a line behind the curtains where the pattern doesn’t match up. So be aware of that if you have a similar area that you are thinking of using wallpaper with a pattern that has to match up.

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As for the decor and furniture…

I scored this light fixture right after we moved in this summer for under $100. It is on sale right now for $125! I have also linked some similar options below.

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The table was my great great grandma’s. Her father gave it to her as a wedding gift. I love how the chairs don’t compete with the sight lines as this window looks out into our back yard/ pool area.

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The last element to this little breakfast nook will be new flooring. If you noticed in the before post here, the black kitchen tile was laid at a curve so installing new floors won’t just be ripping up carpet… We will have to tackle taking up the tile too.

I’ll update this post once we have that complete! I cannot wait! It’s going to look so good!

Get the look of this room & table setting below!

 
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