Before: Cluttered and ChaoticSally Meyer loves the look of cottage chic design and wanted to make up her guest bedroom in the same style. Unfortunately, she ended up with mismatched furniture, silly accessories and the wrong color palette. With a $2,000 budget, designer Frank Fontana, contractor Steve Pitzer and design coordinator Jennifer Julian whip this cottage catastrophe into a chic success.
creme pillow shams (Colchas Domingos, 017346119) — Marshalls
creme tab top panels (Peri Homeworks Collection, Bali); patina kit (American Accents, Patina); crackle glaze (McCloskey Paints, 3020352, clear); curtain rods (white); sconce (white, 2421405001) — The Great Indoors
creme sheer panels (Ellery Homestyles, Victoria) — Big Lots
TV cabinet on wall (Ivar); blue-framed mirrors (Malma) — Ikea
blue glass hanging tea light lanterns (452708969 10832509); white candle holders (455808969 10288603) — Anthropologie
chandelier (Portfolio, 106353) — Lowe's
creme and green area rug — Haven
After: Cottage ChicThe room is transformed with sage green walls, cottage-white floors and exposed beams. Distressed surfaces and lacey fabrics are the perfect chic accents.