1. pine tree home

    March 2nd, 2011 at 8:16 am

    Isn’t it so fun to switch things up? The change is drastic and very calming. I think the new wall colors gives a new life to your furniture. I’m with you living with it all for a while and then deciding what you want to tweak some more.

  2. Kristen Foster

    March 2nd, 2011 at 8:22 am

    Glad the shades still work!

  3. Janell Beals

    March 2nd, 2011 at 8:41 am

    Amazing how bright and light the space is now, the color is so pretty and soft, looking forward to seeing the whole room put together! And how you ever got this color past the guy of the house…impressive! Janell

  4. Eliza

    March 2nd, 2011 at 8:42 am

    I love, love, love your striped chair! The wall color looks great, so crisp and clean and bright, thanks for sharing.

  5. christine {bijouandboheme}

    March 2nd, 2011 at 8:42 am

    Don’t you just LOVE it? Your pink is very similar to mine and I love how it can look white but when you see write against it, you get the little hint of pink. I think your living room looks gorgeous and that little hit of Misia- love love!

  6. kristen f davis

    March 2nd, 2011 at 8:51 am

    pretty! i, too, am going to be injecting some black into our living room. i think it must be spring in the air…i want to change up everything in my house as well! so annoying! πŸ™‚ your pink looks great, though.

  7. Heather

    March 2nd, 2011 at 9:02 am

    that looks amazing! it looks so fresh and inviting…now i need to reconsider going darker in my living room πŸ™‚

  8. LiveLikeYou

    March 2nd, 2011 at 9:13 am

    Love the pale pink, but love even more you convinced your hubby!!

  9. Rene

    March 2nd, 2011 at 9:44 am

    The room looks so fresh and airy now. Even better is a man who will go for pink. Very nice.

  10. modern jane

    March 2nd, 2011 at 9:54 am

    I just love it! And I love it even more that John loves it!:) Do you feel pretty in the room? Wearing pink is like natural blush for your cheeks.. should work in a room too!

  11. Natalie

    March 2nd, 2011 at 9:56 am

    I LOVE it!! The pink is so subtle but pops with the right light. Excellent choice and love that your got your husband on board for a pink room!

  12. rebekah

    March 2nd, 2011 at 10:00 am

    I actually love the striped chair with it!!

  13. pve

    March 2nd, 2011 at 10:00 am

    Ah, how lovely and fresh and ready for Spring.
    Love the red-striped chair against the pink.

  14. Kim@Chattafabulous

    March 2nd, 2011 at 10:02 am

    Jealous! That soft pink is perfection!!! Thanks for color-sharing!

  15. AlbeeLucky

    March 2nd, 2011 at 10:18 am

    What a beautiful shade of pink and what a drastic change from the previous brown πŸ™‚
    Inspired to lighten up my humble abode.

  16. Kerry

    March 2nd, 2011 at 10:37 am

    Love that Pink, and I can see why Jon would be okay with it! It’s not so in your face… it’s subtle and beautiful. Great choice (but that’s no surprise!)

  17. Julie

    March 2nd, 2011 at 10:46 am

    Oh honey…that made the biggest difference! The room looks amazing; so much lighter.

  18. Kristy Swain

    March 2nd, 2011 at 11:09 am

    Love it!

  19. Courtney

    March 2nd, 2011 at 11:10 am

    You CANT get rid of the striped chair!!! I LOVE it… if you do, ship it to me, haha! Seriously, I scrolled down and saw that first photo with the brown walls and the chair jumped out as so beautiful. πŸ™‚ The walls look great, too. :p

  20. Michelle@secondstreeteast

    March 2nd, 2011 at 11:31 am


  21. Mary Ann Pickett

    March 2nd, 2011 at 12:07 pm

    Looks lovely. Pink shades on the wall are tough to get right and you really got it RIGHT.
    Mary Ann

  22. maria

    March 2nd, 2011 at 12:19 pm

    I LOVE it, Camila….you nailed it, can’t wait to see it all!!!

  23. LindsB

    March 2nd, 2011 at 12:44 pm

    ahh. I love it!! It is so so pretty! I cant wait to see it in person either πŸ™‚ One of these days I’ll get up there!

  24. Sara

    March 2nd, 2011 at 12:46 pm

    Looks great!

  25. Dana (Southern Inspired}

    March 2nd, 2011 at 12:57 pm

    It’s gorgeous! The room looks so much bigger and brighter! Love it πŸ™‚

  26. Ingrid

    March 2nd, 2011 at 1:23 pm

    Wow it looks beautiful! I am impressed you got your husband on board! It really brightens up the room. It is subtle but still makes a statement. I LOVE your tiered white shelf in the corner, can you tell me where it is from.

  27. Jenn

    March 2nd, 2011 at 2:41 pm

    I LOVE that you talked Jon into this … it looks so completely amazing!

  28. Perpetually Engaged

    March 2nd, 2011 at 3:13 pm

    I love it! I’m so jealous I’ve always wanted a soft pink living room!

  29. Marianne

    March 2nd, 2011 at 4:36 pm

    Oh my gosh, I am obsessed! It looks SOOOOOO good. I want a pink living room! Jon is the best!

  30. carmel

    March 2nd, 2011 at 4:53 pm

    That is a really lovely shade of pink – can’t wait to see the finished room πŸ™‚

  31. Lonely Wife Project

    March 2nd, 2011 at 4:57 pm

    It looks amazing!! Kudos to you for convincing your guy! Mine wouldn’t budge πŸ˜‰

  32. Oh, It's Just Perfect!

    March 2nd, 2011 at 7:27 pm

    Looks so pretty and airy. Great color choice!!

  33. Danielle {freshquince}

    March 2nd, 2011 at 8:19 pm

    Absolutely lovely!!!!! I can’t wait to see it all complete…and gotta love pink! Also that red/white striped chair is divine…great job! And so glad your hubby’s happy! I have been wanting to paint my bedroom light pink for quite sometime, luckily my man is on board…he comes from a father whose favorite color is lavender and orange. Great job!

  34. layersofmeaning

    March 2nd, 2011 at 11:37 pm

    LOVE IT! I painted my guest bedroom pinky-ish last year as well!

  35. Ingrid

    March 2nd, 2011 at 11:43 pm

    Wow it looks beautiful! I am impressed you got your husband on board! It really brightens up the room. It is subtle but still makes a statement. I LOVE your tiered white shelf in the corner, can you tell me where it is from.

  36. Sarah

    March 3rd, 2011 at 1:37 am

    I love the pink, it’s perfection! I like the airiness of it. Can’t wait to see more of this room.
    I am dying to paint our guest room pink but still looking for the perfect fit.

  37. Beth

    March 3rd, 2011 at 1:49 am

    Refreshing! I love how open your space feels with the lighter wall color. Are you still getting used to it? Thanks for sharing… β™‘

  38. Dina @ Honey + Fitz

    March 3rd, 2011 at 8:29 am

    OMG! I just finished painting our master closet/dressing room this exact shade! I had it color matched to the same Behr paint and 2 coats completely covered the dark tan we had before. I am LOVING the shade and how much brighter it looks in there. I’m planning to create a stencil of China Seas Aga and do it in a white pearlescent paint over the pink on 2 of the walls. Also debating bright yellow drapery in there and have been fretting that it might be too much with all the open storage but I love the color combo. Can’t wait to see how you finish the room!

  39. Stefanie D

    March 3rd, 2011 at 11:27 am

    This is so gorgeous. It’s subtle and not overly girly.

  40. Carol-Anne: Use the Good Dishes!

    March 3rd, 2011 at 5:58 pm

    Did you say you would get rid of the white & red striped chair? I love it with those walls…..pink is just a lighter version of red and I think it looks so fresh and pretty together! Beautiful walls, by the way. My bedroom is the same colour — my husband is a bit colour blind and thinks it’s white!

  41. Jessica DeMaio

    March 7th, 2011 at 6:06 pm

    Such a drastic, but refreshing change. I’m not usually a pink girl, but I love how these walls look! I’m leaning towards lighter, more neutral walls myself and using decor for bright accents. I’m good friends with your SIL and was at your house over a year ago. I must say it’s even more gorgeous in person. πŸ™‚

  42. effortless

    March 7th, 2011 at 9:01 pm

    Hi Jess,

    So funny to see you here. I believe you are friends with JoAnn, right? She was recently in your wedding I think. Green bridesmaid dresses?

    πŸ™‚ C

  43. Jessica DeMaio

    March 8th, 2011 at 6:40 pm

    Yes. That’s the one πŸ™‚ Don’t mean to be a stalker. She told me about your website after I visited because I loved your house so much.

  44. cassie {hi sugarplum!}

    March 11th, 2011 at 12:16 pm

    Oh my — that is delicious!!! I’ve been dying to paint my dining room ceiling the perfect blush…and you found it for me!!!! xoxoxo

    and props for Behr paint+primer!

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