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from a sweatshirt to a dining room?!?

How a Sweater Can Inspire a Dining Room! / via Oh Joy!

Have you ever loved a piece of clothing so much that you want to wear it every single day? We've shown you past rooms inspired by dresses, fabric, and a skirt. But if you can believe it, this one was inspired by a SWEATSHIRT!

How a Sweater Can Inspire a Dining Room! / via Oh Joy!

We're obsessed with this Castle "Woman" sweatshirt that we carry in the Oh Joy! Shop, AND we used it as inspiration to create a sleek, modern, and inviting dining room. Take a look...

How a Sweater Can Inspire a Dining Room! / via Oh Joy!

1. Let one element influence a wall color. The peachy-salmon color from the "W" of sweater inspired the playful, yet feminine, wall color! Then the navy came in for smaller doses with navy velvet cushion chairs that help to ground the room and contrast with the bright walls. Since we used lots of fun pops of colors in this space, so we opted to keep the table neutral and white. 

How a Sweater Can Inspire a Dining Room! / via Oh Joy!

2. Reflect a mix of colors in the artwork. The artwork all compliment each other and is inspired by all the fun colors from the sweatshirt: tangerine, peach, coral, and navy blue. We also mixed in some typographic prints as a nod to the piece's statement typography.

From Sweater to Dining Room (part 1)... / via Oh Joy!

3. Plants! To create texture and bring life to the space, we added lots of plants. Plants are a great way to make any space feel extra cozy and they help to ground a colorful space with some natural texture and color.

Sources shown: Castle sweatshirt, Benjamin Moore Dusk Pink paint, Lamps Plus lamp, Target round rug, Target faux fur,Joybird yellow chair, West Elm brown pillow, Arro Home triangle pillow (past season),Anthropologie gold plant stand, Ban.do x Chasing Paper Professional print, J. Otto Seibold house print, Framebridge frame, Rihanna Marie Chan Good Day print, Angie Stalker abstract painting, Target bench, Juju & Jake knot pillow, Target round blue pillow, Lorena Canals rug, Wayfair blue chairs, Target table, Anthropologie marble planter, vintage glasses, Anne & Kate swizzle sticks, vintage pitcher, Urban Outfittersplates, Bonnie and Neil napkins, Target flatware.

{Photos by Lily Glass, styling by Julia Wester, styling assistance by Jess Hong

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