My first attempt came out a little too yellow for my taste but while looking for something with some more red in it I found the perfect color in the most perfect little burst of inspiration - Richard Wilkenson's "Orange Robot".
Sadly, the man of the house wasn't too sure about orange, so I set out to show him how fantastic an orange room can be:
Inspiration Room by Åsa Clerksén at Family Living Magazine
As Seen On Emma's Design Blog
If you put a robot in a room, all of a sudden my husband will look past anything - orange walls, flowered wall decals - heck he would probably even be into that spotted dog rug....just as long as there is a robot.
And oh, there will be robots because currently they are running amok in home decor everywhere. Suddenly my husband, and brother I might add, are totally in style:
Rr is for Robot Romance Pillow by One Roof Designs on Etsy
And who knew that Devo singer Mark Mothersbaugh is an artist whose latest venture is a series of rugs, including a series of robots?!? My favorite is Super Thing 3000 (seen below) but there are many styles, all available in 2 sizes.
Animal Friendly Fake Taxidermy Rug / Tutorial:
"Dōmo arigatō, Mr. Roboto"