While I'm an ardent color lover, I've been thinking of repainting my bedroom, and it seems like the common denominator in my inspiration searches has been white walls. It seems that I'm not alone, so in honor of the white, tranquil bedroom, here are some before and afters to give you a sense of what's possible.

Live Like You by Jill Sorenson: A Dated Library Becomes a Bedroom

(Image credit: Thrifty & Chic)

Thrifty and Chic: Wood Paneling to White and Bright

(Image credit: Oh My Deer Handmades)
(Image credit: Oh My Deer Handmades)

Oh My Deer Handmades: Nasty Ol' Attic to a Bright Bedroom

(Image credit: Design Milk)
(Image credit: Design Milk)

Design Milk: The House Milk Guest Room Part 2

(Image credit: Classic Casual Home)
(Image credit: Classic Casual Home)

Classic Casual Home: How to Make the Most of a Small Blue and White Bedroom

(Image credit: Life on Virginia Street)

Life on Virginia Street: Queen Guest Bedroom

(Image credit: A Beach Cottage)
(Image credit: A Beach Cottage)

A Beach Cottage: Vintage Decorating with White and Aqua

(Image credit: Owen's Olivia)
(Image credit: Owen's Olivia)

Owen's Olivia: K.K.'s Bedroom Makeover

And for those of you who can't do without a dose of color, here's an additional light and bright (but not all white) before and after, thrown in:

(Image credit: West Elm Front + Main)
(Image credit: West Elm Front + Main)

West Elm Front + Main: Master Bedroom by Brad Ramsey