Desert OasisHomeowners Zoe and Daniel Reyes fell in love with their home the minute they walked in and have devoted a lot of time and energy into making their first floor welcoming to guests. They are now ready to tackle their bedroom and are looking to student designer Jenny Evans to create a room with lots of ambiance and southwestern flavor. Evans has little knowledge in this style, but tackles the challenge head on.
Zoe and Daniel Reyes want their bedroom to be an oasis in the desert. They're looking for ambiance and colors right out of the southwestern sky and landscape.
Too Much FurnitureThere is a lot of furniture here, which is a concern to the student designer charged with creating a new look. It's overpowering and each piece takes away from the next.
Colorful Focal PointThe bed with an iron-gate headboard swaps sides and a new wall tiled wall niche creates a colorful focal point where a dresser once stood.
leather chandelier (Pantalla Piel 4", 015), handcrafted tin mirror with ceramic tile inlay (Espejo Talavera, ARZ093) No Mas! Productions
iron gate (SUBSZ COLR, NUM004) Rustique
ceiling paint (Metallic Copper) Sherwin-Williams
Behr Venetian plaster base coat (custom tinted and applied in a crosshatch pattern with a wide trowel) *we regret that specifics are not available
glaze (applied in a random pattern over the Venetian plaster with a sea sponge ) *we regret that specifics are not available