Farrow & Ball wallpaper was a splurge, but small powder rooms are a safe spot to experiment with pattern.
A vintage Canadian flag, picked up for $1 at a thrift store, adds edge to the prettiness of the blue wallpaper. H&H style editor Michael Penney and his wife Sara replaced the toilet, but saved money by adding a new faucet to the existing sink. Read more about decorating their main floor.
Read all about Michael's new house — including before shots and DIY projects — in his blog, tour through each floor on Online TV, see the full story in our June 2011 issue, and browse all before and after photos in the online gallery.