Idea #4: Spend strategically
The designer used all of the homeowners' original furniture to rework the master bedroom. "It was my favorite transformation
because it cost next to nothing," Howard says. To create a sense of drama, he commissioned a decorative painter to apply multiple
layers of varying color to the walls for a unique, nuanced look with lots of depth and found a statement-making sunburst mirror
to hang above the bed.
The custom paint job is by Stephen Floyd Design. The bedding is by John Robshaw.