Guest Room Makeover Reveal

It seems like this room has certainly taken me a while to complete;

however, no room is ever complete, right?

You have seen so many sneak peeks, so no more sneak peeks today!

Guest Room Makeover-Housepitality Designs

My inspiration started with the Pottery Barn Darcy Toile Bedding.

Love toile and chinoiserie!

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French Champagne Bucket-Housepitality Designs

So who will be my first guest to celebrate with champagne that is seated in this beautiful

French Champagne bucket that was gifted to me by a wonderful friend.

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Guest Room-Housepitality Designs

Guest Room-Housepitality Designs

Can you tell that I love blue? Hope my guests love it too.

Guest Room-Housepitality Designs

And I love to pop the blues with bright greens, like the apple green in my sunroom.

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The bedside table got a little bit of a makeover too.

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A bit of ironstone added to the table filled with antique Japanese fishing floats

that my mom gave to me. I added some faux succulents for more texture and color.

Guest Room Night Stand-Housepitality Designs

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Placed a pretty bright green and white kalanchoe on the black stool.

You can’t have enough flowers and plants in a guest room.

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So happy that I had these branches with the green blossoms in my stash…

perfect for the blue and white pitcher.

Guest Room/Ironstone-Housepitality Designs

I also had these branches of white flowers that seem to coordinate well with the desk area filling

the ironstone pitcher. While another ironstone piece holds note cards and a container for pens.

Ironstone Tureen for Charging Station-Housepitality Designs

This small ironstone tureen holds a cord for easy phone or electronic device charging.

Guest Room Desk-Housepitality Designs

My drop leaf table doubling as a desk in the room.

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I am very pleased with replacing the dresser in this room with the French Country hutch.

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This is what you will see when you first enter the room and I hope I achieved my goal for a great

focal point.

Guest Room-Housepitality Designs

When we stayed at the Greenbrier Hotel, this placard was in the room . . .

. . . . . the definition of “Bliss”. It came home with me!

I hope that my guests will feel a little bit of bliss when they are staying in this room!

Hope your day is filled with much bliss!

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  1. Hi Shirley! Oh, your guestroom turned out wonderfully and is so beautiful! I had to pin it! πŸ™‚ I need to learn to make a bed up like you – I love it. I have a similar cover in the blue and white toile on my bed – love it. Now you know your guests are going to be so comfortable that they’ll never want to leave! πŸ™‚
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia πŸ˜‰

  2. I love this room and look forward to staying in it when I visit. You and I are on the same page today with our posts.

  3. Your room looks totally inviting, Shirley. I love all the ways you incorporated your ironstone, especially the one with the floats. Great use of the black accents with your blue & white, too. Any guest would look forward to staying there, and regret leaving! Happy Easter week to you.

  4. Shirley it turned out just beautiful any guest would be thrilled to stay in the room. Great redo!

  5. It’s beautiful Shirley, just dreamy~ love the black and white check with the toile, so fresh and different, especially the border on the drapes…champagne and chocolates, a charger and note pad, and those lovely sayings, you’ve literally thought of everything!

  6. Amy Kaminski says

    I love the black accents you have used in this room. It’s all beautiful. Great job!

  7. Shirley that room is beautiful. I also love blue but I never thought of adding apple green with it, but I will now. I just made blue and white checkered pillows in the living room. Now I will look for some apple green material to make more pillows for the couch. Thanks for the help (again)!

  8. I want to book my stay!!!! It is gorgeous!!! You KNOW I adore that bedding. Everything has your VERY special touch. I love the blue and white theme, as you know!! BRAVO!!!!!!!!

  9. Linda miller says

    Beautifully done, Shirley. Perfection. I know your guests will enjoy their stay in your freshly redecorated guest room.

  10. Gorgeous!!!! I love the bedding, the black tole trays on the wall, the hutch looks perfect there. I would love to be your guest!

  11. Shirley, this is a beautiful room that any guest will love! You have thought of everything they may need! The bedding is lovely! The black bed, tole trays and cabinet anchor your room perfectly. The Spring accessories are such a nice. Great job!

  12. WOW, you have created the most beautiful, relaxing guest room ever. You will probably have to take reservations for all the guests that will want to come and stay with you. You have done a terrific job…… my hats off to you.

  13. You have such a beautiful guest room….I love the blue with black accents. What lucky guests you have :o) Happy Easter!!!

  14. The bedding is gorgeous Shirley and what a perfect choice to inspire your guest room makeover. I love everything you’ve done. Your rooms are always filled with so much beautiful attention to detail and are so inviting and cozy. Your guests won’t want to leave!

  15. Shirley your guest room is as charming and elegantly finished as I knew it would be! The bedding and hutch are the big highlights and then the blue and white pottery. Anyone would be a very lucky guest in your home!!

    The Arts by Karena

  16. Love the charging station…. Clever idea!!

  17. Ditto to all the comments above. Your guest room is so inviting and beautiful! In addition to the colors, I love all your great accent pieces! Thanks for sharing how you put this wonderful guest room together. Have a happy Easter!

  18. Hi Shirley, your guest room is just gorgeous. Every detail is stunning and your guests will so enjoy their stay in the completed room with all they need. Love the pop of green for an accent with the blues and black. It is truly an inviting space.
    The charging station is a great idea!!
    Hugs, CM

  19. It is stunning! And your attention to detail most surely pays off! I can only imagine the waiting list to stay in this room! I love all the touches of black too…very sophisticated! πŸ˜‰

  20. Get ready to pop open that bottle of champagne! I’m on my way ….

    Simply stunning! You will have to pry me out with a crowbar!

    πŸ™‚ Linda

  21. Such a beautiful and inviting room. I love all of your accessories, so pretty.

  22. Shirley, Your guest room turned out lovely. Blue is my favorite color as well. So many things that I like but I must comment on the hutch. The crisp white looks so well with the blue and white woodwork. You did indeed create an awesome focal point.
    Love Greenbriar, we were there a couple of Christmases ago. It was decorated so beautifully almost as pretty as your guest room.
    Have a blessed day, Ginger

  23. What a beautiful guestroom! Everything is just lovely. I love the bedding. I have been looking for a similar fabric for a small French chair. I’m thinking I can purchase a king sham or two and use them as fabric!

  24. AS always a beautiful guest room!! Love blue and white and how you have used it through out the room.

  25. I love the combination of black and white check with the blue toille! Your room looks very inviting and cozy, which is the point for a guest room, right? I’m ready to make a reservation! πŸ™‚

  26. Shirley,
    That room is sheer bliss. How pretty and comfy and cozy. Your guest will not want to leave. It will be like staying in a 5 star hotel. Really just so beautiful.

  27. Can I just tell you that I LOVE this room, Shirley!! Whoever gets to stay in here as your guest will experience total bliss! It is styled to perfection with all of your beautiful accessories, yet still invites warmth and relaxation for your guests.
    Mary Alice

  28. Your guest room is so beautiful Shirley! So many gorgeous details. I love the simplicity of the little stool with the kalanchoe in the baskets. So pretty!

  29. It was great to zee the room come all together



  31. Btw…are you taking reservations CUZ I need a vacay! More chocolates please:D

  32. Beautiful room Shirley…I am a lover of blue also. Making that table into a desk is genius!

  33. It’s absolutely gorgeous Shriley! I sure wish I was the first guest and getting the champagne lol! I love every square inch of it.

  34. Oh Shirley, it is just gorgeous! So, so bright and cheery and inviting. I love the hutch in place of the dresser too. You did a fabulous job!

  35. Love your room Shirley. Looks like Bliss to me! sheila

  36. I’m packing my bags now, Shirley! : ) The room looks beautiful. I love the black with the blue, too. It looks so welcoming and so much room for your guests to feel at home.

  37. What a great reveal….I knew it would be PERFECT. Love that apple green with your blue toile. Who would have thought of that? Shirley of course. Well I guess I will just dream about this beautiful room because I know you are booked up.
    As said before, great taste in dΓ©cor……

  38. Shirley, love love love this room!! Plus, I love your name! My daughter and mother have that name as well! It’s a pretty old name! Love your style and your blog. Rebecca

  39. The room is beautiful, Shirley! I love the bedding and the pretty trays.

  40. What a beautiful room Shirley. Love the blue with the pops of green and the little desk area. You’re guests will never want to leave.

  41. So, so pretty Shirley! You know I have tray envy and the accents of black from your checks, curio and little stool are perfect with the blue! I know your guests will have sweet dreams and find their bliss. β™₯

  42. Lucky the guest who gets to sleep in this room! Love the wall color and the bedding and and and! The tv disguise was a great idea.

  43. What a BEAUTIFUL room! Everything is just perfect! I really, really, love the bed. Where did you purchase it from?

  44. Jeanette Price says

    Oh Shirley it is so perfect! I would love to come be a guest in your gorgeous home especially if you leave chocolate at the end of the bed!! It’s just beautiful! xoxo

  45. Your room is beautiful! I’m gathering ideas for redecorating my guest room. You’ve given me lots of great ideas!

  46. Bliss is right, Shirley! What a gorgeous room. I am simply wild about the blue and white with the black and white check. What an amazing combo. Do you mind if I “steal” this look as I makeover my master bedroom. I would have never thought to use black and white … just stunning!
    You never cease to amaze me with your decor talent. This is the bedroom I’d love to stay in!!!

  47. Shirley, your guest room is such a beautiful retreat! Any guest would be honored to spend time there. You have thought of every single detail; and, I can tell that you have poured your heart and soul into this room. It’s beautiful!

  48. Shirley, you are the epitome of the hospitable host! You have taken care of every need that a guest may have. And yes, champagne is a need sometimes! Everything is beautiful from the bedding to those real Japanese floats! I love every single detail!

  49. This room is beautiful. Love the bed linens.

  50. I love it! It’s so welcoming and cozy, exactly what a guest room should be. I have no doubt that your guests will never want to leave!

  51. You are going to have a line out the door of guest. The room is beautiful and I love all the touches. What a great hostess champagne and chocolate– yes please! Just so inviting.

  52. jeannette says

    Gorgeous! I never get tired of the color blue – it always feels clean and fresh to me. So many nice touches in this room. chocolate and champagne works for me! lol

  53. It all looks lovely…

  54. Shirley your guest bedroom is simply gorgeous! I just love everything about it. Thank you so much for sharing it at THT! Hope you and your s had a great Easter weekend.

  55. WOW Shirley…I loved getting all the sneak peeks but the full reveal is absolutely beautiful!! Making my reservations today πŸ˜‰

  56. it’s wonderful, warm and welcoming πŸ™‚

  57. Botanic Bleu says

    Your guest bedroom is over the top beautiful. Not that I’m biased toward blue or anything. :=} I love the French style white painted table on the left side of the bed, the checks throughout the room, the French doors, the crown moulding, and on and on and on …. The black with the blue is stunning!

    What is the name of the font you used in the caption on your first photo?


  58. Love the room; fantastic job! I have a guest room on my list that I needs to be done…you gave some great ideas.

  59. Oh it’s just gorgeous – LOVE the bedding!
    And that hutch is sheer perfection – what a beautiful job – ( your guests may never want to leave !!! )

  60. I LOVE this room, and the fact you have used many colours in the accent pieces. Oh, and those painted trays on the wall are simply divine!

  61. I don’t know what the room looked like before, but it is absolutely gorgeous! Let me know available dates for visiting! πŸ˜‰

  62. Shirley, I am so in love with your makeover!!! Just beautiful!

  63. SO welcoming! I love it!

  64. This gorgeous room won’t stay empty for long! That bedding, ohhh…it’s so beautiful. I love the whole room, blue and white is my favorite too! And I love that card from the Greenbrier–what a sweet touch from a wonderful place. Thanks for sharing at the Pretty Preppy Party πŸ™‚

  65. Shirley!! I love your guest room!! That bedding is so beautiful….I am a big white bedding fan but that toile could sway me! And all your pretty details are so lovely for your guest – the books, plants, tray with champagne :), and my favorite, the soup tureen as a charging station, that is just brilliant!! Thanks for sharing at Best of the Nest, it was so fun to take the tour of your guest room!

  66. Shirley I check out your blog often however I just ran into your guest bedroom on pinterest.Im redoing my bedroom and looking for a light blue to go with my Blacks in the room and have brought home 4 colors so far and none have worked. Would you mind sharing the name of your blue, it looks alot like what Im looking for too. Thank you Deb

  67. Would you mind sharing the paint color and brand with us?

  68. Lori Taylor says

    Could you please tell me the paint color on the walls? Thank you.

  69. Amazing color choices! I love it!

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