Lounge Living Room
Host Joan Steffend and designer Ann Sundet give a dated living room a trendy lounge look.
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The makeover starts by painting the walls a soft beige-pumpkin color. The warm color helps makes the huge room feel cozier.
New window coverings were not in the budget, so valances are made to dress up the drab drapes. A small diamond pattern is cut into the border to create visual interest. The easy-to-make valance covers are crafted using a no-sew technique.
Paint – $72
- paint: Behr's Heathcoate 0824742-60012
Window treatments – $35
- valance fabric: black beach umbrella – 7548142 purchased at JoAnn Fabrics
- iron-on fabric for lining: WT Shirt Tailoring – 94067 purchased at JoAnn Fabrics