In case you missed my guest posting last week on Kendra’s blog, I thought I would share my bedroom tour with you all here!

My husband and I are currently renting a quirky home in a neighborhood in Minneapolis, MN. And when I say quirky, I mean it. Our bedroom is one of the rooms in our home that I feel like we haven’t been able to do as much to, since we’re renting and it has some definite built-in “character.” So I wanted to show it to you so you could see how to make a place your own even when you don’t get to choose the floral wallpaper and lack of real doors. 😉

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I’m all about improvising. I love the idea of a bench at the end of the bed, but they can be so expensive! So I took an old $6 thrift store coffee table and body pillow and wah-lah! Instant end-of-bed bench!

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You enter our bedroom through this large archway. We hung a curtain to serve as a “door” to provide more privacy and darkness at night.

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We got this old dresser from some family as a hand-me-down when we got married and chose to paint it white. We decided to just go with one coat of primer to keep a stroke-y vintage look. I love how it turned out! And I’ve recently discovered the wonders of hanging dried eucalyptus. Not only is it beautiful, but it smells heavenly!

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My dresser holds favorite jewelry, essential oils, perfumes, and some lovey-dovey prints. It’s the perfect little spot for getting ready in the morning. My husband’s dresser and closet are in an adjacent room (I told you, quirky!).

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These framed playing cards are from my husband’s proposal. The words on each card share one aspect that my husband loves about me and spell out “Will you marry me?” I love decorating with meaningful pieces like this. Having special memories in sight is a great reminder of those happy times!

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And last but not least here’s a peak into the Mysa Home Styling office that we walk through on our way to the bedroom. This is all in the 2nd level of our home. I love all the natural light that the office gets—perfect for photo shoots! 🙂

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Thanks so much for taking a peak into our bedroom. I hope you’re encouraged that you can make a space beautiful, even if the wallpaper isn’t what you’d choose or the layout is a bit quirky.

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