Redoing the Formal Powder Room

Written on 11:16 PM by Cara

I finally got a chance to redo the formal powder room. We have two here, this one and the Cheetah Bathroom. Dillon is voting to keep the cheetah and it is a conversation starter, that's for sure. But I would like to change it into something more fitting for the pool bathroom.


I don't know what the lady before me had against her powder rooms but here's the Cheetah:


And here is the one I redid, don't you love the wallpaper? These are pictures from when the other people owned it.



I have always been fascinated with Egypt and I have been collecting stuff for years, so I decided this is where I can finally put the whole collection together.

So I stripped the wallpaper, textured, painted. Got new light fixtures and switchplates, and towel bars. I may add a few more touches, but it's pretty much done. Hard to take pictures, though, since it is so small.









Cabinet above the toilet:




I bought some plain black/bronze towel racks and rings at Home Depot and used my gold ink pad to bring out the pattern: