Monday, January 19, 2009

Move In Condition






Nancy Reagan decorated this bedroom, it has a bit of a Plaza Hotel suite, circa 1960 vibe.


Sister Parish decorated this room for Jackie Kennedy, notice the books on the floor.

I was rather surprised to see these rooms in the White House Residence. I always think of it as having heavy brocade curtains and navy blue or red furnishings. I wonder what impact the Obama's will have on the decor. Will they make their private rooms more casual because of their young daughters?

The White House has:

6 comments:

Rebecca Ramsey said...

Very cool! It will be fun to see how the Obamas make it their home!
Becky

caren said...

Thanks for the information - how interesting. I do wonder what the Obamas will do with it!

Sara's Sweet Surprise said...

Hmmmm,I wonder if the girls will be allowed slumber parties....

How many housekeepers do you think it takes to clean? Do you think they dust everyday? Will they put stuff under the beds?
Yup, I've got many silly questions.

Sweet Wishes,
Sara

Sara's Sweet Surprise said...

I meant...will the Obamas put stuff under their beds. Not will the housekeepers put stuff under the Obamas bed... Yup, it's definitely bed time for me.

Sweet Wishes,
Sara

adrienne said...

Nice digs! I'm just picturing the damage a new puppy could do...

I nominated you for the Kreativ Blogger Award...see my post:)

Linda Crispell said...

Thank you Adrienne!!!