The colors were ok enough (browns/beiges). But they were seeming a little blah if you know what I mean. Also, notice the
But now, thanks to all you lovely people out there in blog land and in Pinterest land, I've changed my taste and opted for more bright and airy colors. Here are some "after" pictures:
I got new gray and white sheets with a fun pattern, a new duvet cover that came with 2 pillow cases, a new fleece blanket in a lovely teal color, and a new body pillow with a fun pop of yellow. I think the new lamps are much more substantial now, and they look great with the new gray and sheer white drapes.
Overall, very successful start on the bedroom makeover. I still want to paint the walls in a nice light gray/white-ish color. And we still need new carpet. But I think its a good step in the right direction :-)