Thursday, March 29, 2012

Bare Chest

Did I get your attention with that title?  What I mean is, bare chest... of drawers.  :)

We have this chest of drawers (or "chester drawers" as I always thought growing up... hey, I live in the south!) and I've been kind of stumped as to what to put on the top.  I felt like it needed to have some height so my short 5' self could actually see it, but I didn't want to throw just anything up there.

b-t-dubs, I don't make my bed for you or anybody! :) those pillows live right there 5-6 days a week (I usually try to make the bed on the weekend)

Anywho, I walked in the bathroom yesterday and just randomly thought "hey, those blue/green glass vessels will look perfect on the chest of drawers!"  I picked them up on super clearance at HobLob a couple years ago, and they have sat around my tub ever since.

So, I threw them up there, along with a basket I had lying around, and voila!

I like it.  This chest is the first thing you see when you walk in the door to our bedroom, and I find my eye drawn upward every time I come in the room.  Having something tall up there really makes our ceiling seem higher.  But now I'm left with a blah tub surround.  Hmm, I'll figure something out. :)

Have a fantastic day!  Come back tomorrow for another fun manicure (yes, this will be the third Friday in a row I've had a mani post for you guys... I'm thinking it's becoming tradition!)


Mrs. H said...

TOO FUNNY, I thought of "Chester Drawers" when I was reading! Hubs and I are in serious need on one of these! It looks great!

Nellie said...

Nice! When Scott was working at Big Lots the first time around in college, one of his co-workers wrote down "Chester Drawers" on a order sheet! You are not alone!

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