Ha, I realized after I chose that title that it looks strikingly familiar to “self improvement”, that was totally unintended. Anyway, so I talked about how I wanted to do a little something to our shelves. Most of you said that you liked a solid vs. a print. And, I agreed. I’m saving the print for our dining room.
So, Sean and I headed to Lowes to pick out some paint. I knew I wanted something in a blue/green shade, but as you know picking out paint colors can take some time. I asked Sean what he thought, and he rattled off a few names he thought were funny. Not helpful. So I sent him to look at the power tools while I perused the paint colors. Eventually I decided on one called Spruce Pine. Don’t be mislead, it’s not what Iwould consider spruce or pine at all. But, I’ll let you decide for yourself.
Here they are bare:
And with some decorations:
I almost didn’t post this because I feel like the pictures don’t show the true color and I think it looks so much better in person, but I couldn’t capture it. I tried taking pictures at different times of the day but didn’t get any better results. The flash messed everything up. So, those pictures represent the basic way it looks. Now if only I could take better pictures.