Friday, June 25, 2010

Chalkboard in the home.

 
Chalkboard as we know is not just limited to use in the classroom anymore. I love the idea, and although this is not a new trend, i never tire of seeing how homeowners decide to incorporate its use in their home. This post features the use of chalkboard in a variety of spaces. I have been itching to paint a chalkboard wall in my own home, but haven’t yet. The intended wall(in my kitchen behind my dining table) got wallpapered
 instead:-). If you don’t already have a chalkboard wall in your home, maybe seeing its use in these spaces might inspire you!

In the dining room

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In the bedroom (on the door or to highlight the wall being used as a headboard).

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In the playroom

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In the bathroom- how cool!

 
In case you’re wondering where you can get coloured chalkboard paint, click here.


{images via revistacasajardim.globo}

6 comments :

  1. Great post! Love the idea. A pink wall - how cute! I really enjoy the bathroom one, because I would place all my reminders there ;-)

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  2. Kristen,
    Thank you and i think the bathroom one is such a fun idea too!

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  3. That is so cool! I love the pink door one :)

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  4. It may not be a new trend but every time I see chalkboards in houses I'm always amazed at how good they look!Love especially the one in the bathroom
    xoxo

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  5. I've always wanted a chalkboard wall in my kitchen.. but I never thought of using one in a child's room. Genius!

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  6. this is SUCH a fun idea! i really love it, especially with kids around, it'd be so fun to say, 'yes honey, you can draw on the walls!' xoxo

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