Monday, March 17, 2014

Crossing It Off the List (Sitting Room Rug)

I know that I've shared my favorite room with you before.

It's the sitting room right off of our dining room that I love so much.

I always knew, however,
 that the area rug I had under the coffee table was too small.



See what I mean?  
TOO SMALL.


I've had a new rug for this room on my 
"to buy" list for over a year.
(Do you have one of these lists too?)
I've been searching forever it seems, 
but could never find the right rug with the right shade of blue.

Low and behold, I walked into Tuesday morning 
a few weeks ago and found it!


Now I realize that this one may be a bit too large,
(oh never the happy medium around here),
but I loved it and the colors (and price) were right.


Doesn't it look much better?

I am so much happier with this larger rug. 
I can cross it off my "to buy" list....finally!


 
Gina
Gina

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26 comments:

  1. PERFECT!!
    Gina I love everything about this room too:-)

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  3. Lots of typos ;)

    I love it.
    The previous one was beautiful but this one seems (to me - and what do I know, right?!) exactly the perfect size...

    This room is so welcoming. One feels instantly warm and soothed in it, I bet... just by looking at it I do.

    So nice to buy new things and enjoy, isn't it? Go Gina!

    And I do have those lists... for me and everyone else at home ahahahah Husband has a to-do-never-ending list, kids a mum-suggest lists, even dogs have them but do they care?! No one cares my list I'm afraid but I get a kick with it.

    Enjoy your week and your rug and your wonderful Home,
    Teresa

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  4. I don't think it's too big, and the color is like made for that room.

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  5. The size is perfect and the color is wonderful. Such a pretty room. Hugs, Marty

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  6. The size is perfect Gina! It's a beautiful rug.

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  7. Gina, the rug looks perfect and definitely not too big. Someone once told me that the rug should fit a bit under all the furniture to anchor it. The room looks wonderful!
    p.s. I love your Spring chalkboard, too.

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  8. Gina, a beautiful rug for a beautiful room! I think it's a perfect fit...I love it!! Enjoy your day, Gail

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  9. I think it looks great!
    Sounds like you did well at Tuesday Morning.

    M :)

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  10. Wow, that rug looks like it was made for your room!! Perfect colour, shape and pattern.

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  11. Love your new rug! Perfect size and color. Beautiful!

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  12. It's perfect! Just the right size. I love the color. It looks great with your color scheme. Our Tuesday Morning closed recently. I loved shopping there too :-(

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  13. Gina I love it. I think it's the perfect size. We all have those lists.

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  14. Yes indeed it looks wonderful Gina~!

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  15. Personally? I think the new rug is the perfect size. I like it when the front legs of furniture sits on a rug. I love the colors in the rug, too. I think its a keeper!

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  16. I don't think it is to large at all and the color is perfect. You have been on the hunt, but look it came to you!

    Carol

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  17. I do not think it's too large at all, and I LOVE the colors in that room, especially with the rug. I am pretty sure I've already pinned that room because I love it, but I pinned it again just in case. So very pretty and very much the look I'm working on for my den.

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  18. I think your new rug is gorgeous, perfect for the space! Love that little blue dresser too:)

    Thank you so much for stopping by my blog, it was so nice to see your pretty face in the comments:) It's been far too long since I've visited here! Have a wonderful day:)

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  19. It looks like it was made for your spot....just perfect. I love the style of the rug and it's not a bit too big...I love it.

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  20. THAT is beautiful G. Such a pretty shade of blue. Rugs (at the right price) are so hard to find. Often so busy and ornate. This one is just, pretty!

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  21. Great find Gina!
    Looks like it was made to go with that room, and your existing furniture.

    ~K.

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  22. Your new rug couldn't be any more perfect! Your patience paid off.

    Having a give away in honor of the first day of spring. Come by if you can. :)

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  23. Its perfect!! I love the color and how well it goes with your room Gina. I have a few spots in our house that are needing some area rugs and I just haven't found the right one yet......I will know it when I see it though!

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  24. The bigger, the better. Such a beautiful rug and I am sure you feel so cozy and comfortable in this room. Enjoy your weekend.

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