It's amazing how something as simple as a rug can completely transform a room. It's also amazing how deplorable my photography skills are. I'm inclined to blame my camera...
Oh. Do you see the diner clock in the top left of the "After" pick? Yup. This is what it looked like later that same evening:
Awesome, right? The sticky hook FAILED miserably. I followed the directions; I cleaned the wall with rubbing alcohol, I pressed, I removed the hook and pressed some more, I waited an hour (or five) to hang the clock on it. Grr.