- A Project For: Arwen Elizabeth
- Age: Aug. 28, 2012
- Location: Chicago
I wanted a room that was bright, but not shocking. Sticking with colors vs. a theme (like animals or a place), the goal of the room is to grow with little Arwen and hopefully transition well with the rest of the house. For those who are looking to be a bit cost senstive: The total for this room was well under 1200 dollars (crib and everything)
A lot of postings on projectnursery helped me create the theme, but considering most of the people had pretty big budgets, I had to cut somethings or find lower cost substitutions (which helped bring out my creative side). I added it up and I think I spent around 1200 on the whole room (I included items that were gifts in that total as well).
I suppose contemporary/chic, but my taste really varies. The room has some vintage items (like the night stand) and newer items with cleaner edges (like the crib). If I like it, I'll make it work.
Crib: http://www.walmart.com/ip/Baby-Mod-ParkLane-3-in-1-Baby-Convertible-Crib-Amber-and-White/5983290 --I removed the drawer.
Dresser: http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/products/30180542/ painted asparagus by Behr
3 Tier basket: Badger basket (orig. unfinished) paint by Behr
Nightstand: Eden Cove Treasures from Etsy
Pilllow on chair: Stuffing from Ikea, cover from Studio Tullia on Etsy
Bedding: Sheet: http://www.babybedding.com/solid-light-lime-crib-sheet
Skirt: Babylovin on Etsy
Paper Lanterns: Luna Bazaar in Chartreuse Green and Ice Blue
Floor Baskets: http://www.landofnod.com/strapping-floor-bin/f4111
Changing tablet cover: Cottage Belles from Etsy
Animal Prints: GriaffesnStuff from Etsy
Wall Color: Gentle Rain
Curtains: http://www.target.com/p/target-home-faux-linen-window-panel/-/A-13976337#?lnk=sc_qi_detaillink I pierced the fabric with shower curtain hooks which are also from Target
Mobile: Lil Sprout Creations from Etsy
Probably the rocking chair area, I love the colors and the view you have when sitting there. I also love the prints-those took me FOREVER to decide on, but I'm very happy with them.
Enjoy Etsy. I love the fact that there are items in my nursery that I know no one else will have (like the night stand and the bunting).
Posted on August 19, 2012 5,862 views
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