Excerpted from Rooms to Inspire by the Sea by Annie Kelly (Rizzoli New York, 2012). Photo by Tim Street-Porter.
This is an example of a shabby-chic style bedroom in New York with blue walls, painted wood flooring and blue floors.
Dream up a girlie boudoir
Attics are often converted into extra bedrooms, but this room has taken its out-of-the-way location at the top of the house as an excuse to create a space dripping with feminine charm. The soothing, eau de nil washed ceiling and airy voile drapes instil serenity for the perfect night’s sleep. The only downside is, you might not want to get up in the mornings! - webuser_818638904