Wednesday, September 28, 2011

A Converted Mattress Factory



Images via House and Home UK

It's hard to believe that these are photos taken of rooms from a remodeled mattress factory in Melbourne, Australia! I could literally spend days indoors if these were my surroundings. Even though there's a lot of white, the rooms are very livable and practical. I think it's great that the colors aren't typical of the shabby chic style...there's coral, a rich turquoise blue, and even some olive green.

What do you like about this home? Could you see yourself living here?

8 comments:

  1. Hi Vicki! Dying over that chandelier, that's exactly the style I'm looking for for my bathroom, and I collect teal glass too, so this place is just up my alley with all the white and sea washed colors!

    xo Mary Jo

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  2. Seriously gorgeous! I could completely fall in love with that home!

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  3. That chandelier in the first picture is gorgeous! And I love the use of the different shaped mirrors on the living room wall. Very cool space for a home! Can hardly believe it was a mattress factory!

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  4. Go Melbourne - yeah!! (I'm an hour or so down the road in Ballarat).

    I love the little vignette of flower pics on the wall in the first photo. And, she's an obvious cushion lover, so she's 'in' in my book!

    Linda. xox

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  5. That first image is my favorite! I love that stand alone closet...(i don't know the word for it...bureau?) Its lovely.

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  6. Amy - Thank You Cards ShopSeptember 28, 2011 at 10:42 PM

    this space is absolutely lovely and you're so right i would have *never* guessed it's a remodeled mattress factory. i can't see myself living here, but only b/c dh wouldn't put up with a house so beautifully feminine.

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  7. Vicki, I actually DID live in a mattress factory! My father bought a building to use as a weekend house on our farm and I lived in it for a year. The building still had "Golden Rule Mattress Factory" painted on the side! I LOVED IT.

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  8. Che bello mi piace tutto, l’armadio, la cappelliera, gli specchi!!!

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Thanks so much for your comments. Your thoughts, opinions, and ideas are important to me!

~ Vicki