Decorate My Home, Part 16 – Bathroom Decor

Remember the curtains I just made?
That bathroom needed more to brighten it up.
Those walls were painfully bare.
And I was really diggin’ this fabric by Laura Gunn… I couldn’t help but use more of the collection.
I attached this fabric panel along one end of each hand towel the same way I attached the fabric panel to the shower curtain.
And I made a fabric wall hanging, the same way I made the wall hangings here.
That was it.
Now the bathroom is a bit more complete.
And gosh, makes me want to use it more often.
Hmmmm……I’m not sure if that’s a good thing.
And hey, have a great weekend.
It’s Spring.
But if there are no blooming flowers yet where you live… are welcome to come and hang out in my bathroom.  Just sayin’.

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42 Responses to “Decorate My Home, Part 16 – Bathroom Decor”
  1. 1
    Miss Makes-a-lot says:

    wow! it looks really great – perfect for spring/summer!~

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    Lora says:

    i love it! that fabric stretched on canvas is a brillant idea

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    the thrifty ba says:

    I LOVE ORANGE! i believe there isnt enough orange in the world! love this bath!

  4. 4
    Bonnie says:

    LOVE IT!

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    Margo says:

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    NatureGirl says:

    cute colors!

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    Santa's Gift Shoppe and Ideas says:

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    & get inspired by something for your family/home. I hope you will follow me as well.
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    Crafty Batches says:

    I love it, very inspiring! Now I want to re-do my bathroom!! :)

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    Shannon says:

    could ya just come on over to my place and spruce it up for me??? oh PLEASE!? I Love your blog and your ideas, you inspire me! I'm thinkin re-vamping a bathroom is moving it's way to the top of my list…with an orange scheme-I love it!

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    michaela says:

    I am so loving this fabric too! I also appreciate how creative you are!
    I love getting your e-mail updates and was sooo happy to see this today.
    However I have towel O.C.D. and couldn't help but notice how you folded your towels. Trust me, it makes a difference and even my hubby is a convert to how I was taught to fold. Just lay your towel down flat. Fold in each side 1/3 of the way. When you turn it over there are no exposed edges!
    So, even at the risk of being a laughing stock I couldn't resist sharing! Please forgive me!

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    Stephanie - My Frugal Lifestyle says:

    Great idea! I'm might have to try doing this for my bathroom! I came from Follow Me Friday. I'm your newest follower :)

    Stephanie from My Frugal Lifestyle

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    Scrappy Gifts says:

    people must love going to your house and seeing all your beautiful home decor

  13. 13
    Jen says:

    Love you bathroom! Kind of makes me wanna shout – "Go Orange, Bo Big Blue – Fight Fight BSU!" good work! Love it!

  14. 14
    whitharrell says:

    I absolutely LOVE your website! I have saved a lot of money by following your ideas. I applaud you!!!

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    Lizzy @ Lizzy Designs says:

    I LOVE that fabric! Such a shame I can't seem to find it in the UK. I did a fabric canvas, here:
    before I'd even seen yours, great minds think alike! :)

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    Larsen Party 24/7 says:

    LOVE the fabric strips on the handtowels, i am so doing that to my boring handtowels. or make 4 and what a cute housewarming or bridal shower gift!

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    Tasha says:

    Love love LOOOVE it. Seriously. I am working on both my bathrooms right now. This is definatly some fun inspiration. Thanks!

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    a little bit of everything says:

    New follower from Trendy Treehouse…

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    Star @ A Load Of Craft says:

    I gave you the Sunshine Award on my blog today – thanks so much for inspiring me!

  20. 20
    West Wing Studio says:

    I am so inspired right now-guess what I will be doing over the weekend!
    Thanks for sharing!

  21. 21
    Lipstick Momma says:

    This is so simple, yet makes such a HUGE difference! Gorgeous! Thanks for the fabulous ideas! I think I need to go now & stretch some fabric! Ha!

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    Nishant says:

    I'm thinkin re-vamping a bathroom is moving it's way to the top of my list…with an orange scheme-I love it!
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    Jeremy and Heidi says:

    love your series on decorating the home. thanks for the great ideas and your bold use of color! i love how you added a strip of fabric to the hand towels.

    it's not bad that you want to use the bathroom more–it's a great excuse to hideout from the kids for a few minutes, lol

  24. 24
    Eileen says:

    What a great simple idea…it looks wonderful

  25. 25
    Ashley says:

    Michaela, I just want you to know that my mom would be so sad that I didn't fold my towels in thirds. That mom of mine is the queen of towel folding and I can't believe that I actually posted a picture of a towel folded incorrectly. I'm not sure why I did even……maybe to show more of the trim?? Shhhh…..don't tell her! :)

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    Ashley says:

    Oh, and I'm glad you're all enjoying the color. It makes me so happy to see those colors when I walk in there! :)

  27. 27
    Erin says:

    Ashley! Thanks so much for the comments – I am having fun starting it up. Love the bathroom. I can't figure out what to do with mine. It just feels blah! :)

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    CJ says:


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    Frugal Home Designs says:

    Looks great. I have been waiting to get my hands on that Laura Gunn fabric. I am supposed to be getting a call when it is back in stock. Also, most places online are back ordered. Your bathroom is beautiful. Great job.

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    Natalie says:

    This is freaking fantastic!! I LOVE the idea of using fabric like this to spark up a plain bathroom. (Like mine- it is the room that just never got decorated.)

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    Anderson says:

    I'm loving your bathroom- every aspect of it. Beautiful job, you talented girl!

  32. 32
    Christy says:

    This is just amazing!! I really love that collection by Laura Gunn, and now you've inspired me to do something similar. Thanks for the gorgeous pics!!

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    Carrie says:

    Adorable! I love it!

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    Spence Ohana says:

    So crazy to see this post…I work for the company that publishes Laura Gunn's artwork! I'm their color specialist and have worked a ton on Laura's images!,%20Laura

    I had no idea she had a fabric line! Great stuff you made!

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    lovely says:

    i love it!

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    Shell says:

    I did the same thing with this fabric. Saw it in the store and HAD to have it. I did not want to make anything with it because it is just too much fun! I am super happy to see someone else did it too and took it to new level :)

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    Annalisa says:

    ciao Ashley, non so bene la lingua inglese, scusa. Ti conosco grazie a mammafelice. Complimenti sei bravissima. Grazie per il tuo lavoro.

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