May 28, 2009

Show Us Where You Live Friday- Kids Rooms



It is Friday already and this week at Kelly's Corner it is time to tour children's bedroom's/nursery.

This is Ayla's room, we actually have not changed anything since she was born. Since she is still in her crib, I am going to wait until she is in her big girl bed before I change anything. I have seen the cutest little girl bedding at Homegoods lately but I am not going to rush anything. I will let her sleep in her crib until she can no longer move she outgrows it!!

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My husband got a little carried away with wanting to keep "toys" off of the floor and so he put some hooks on the wall to hang the bigger toys. It doesn't look all that great but it gets the job done!

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Her name on the wall behind the bed was the first thing that we "made" for her room. John also painted some patterns on the wall that matched her baby bedding but after we put all of the furniture in, well you really couldn't see much of it.
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Anyway, Ayla loves all of her butterflies (which she calls "fireflies") hanging from the ceiling

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Everything turned out really cute, but I am anxious to get rid of the shelves and put some paintings up..one day!!

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Yes I know, I have a problem with buying clothes.... my husband tells me all of the time!! So that is it for Ayla's room



And this is Brennan's room


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To be honest with you, Brennan's room was not even finished before he was born. Since Ayla was a baby throughout my pregnancy with him and since I am sick as a dog when I am pregnant, the room was the last thing to be done.

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We didn't even paint, we planned on painting some road lines and racing designs on the walls but we never got around to it. Hopefully we will be able to do that in the future. John did everything in this room, if you haven't figured it out, he is a huge fan of cars, "fast cars" to be exact. There was no question what this room would look like..ha!

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All of the antique toys hanging from the ceiling and on the shelves (sorry honey) are my husband's when he was a little boy. The hot wheels cars on the shelves are his as well! The drawing of the Mustang on the wall was done by my husband so we decided to hang it in his room.

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Thank goodness Brennan loves cars! But I really don't think he has much of a choice!!!

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I wasn't going to show this picture of the closet because it is SO MESSY, but I am just keeping it real ya'll!!!!


Hope you enjoyed the rooms, have a great weekend everyone!!!

11 comments:

Jenny said...

Those are fun rooms!

Heather said...

I love these rooms!! SO cute and we have some similar things! You have done a great job!

Maria said...

Love em both....that boy room is SUPER creative and different. Awesome.

annalee said...

i'm totally remembering the idea of hanging some of the big toys! great use of wall space and great designs in both rooms.

Pam said...

Such adorable rooms. Love them both so much. I actually don't mind the hooks on the walls.

Myra said...

These rooms are GREAT!

Kari said...

Your kids rooms are great! I love the hook idea! That would be wonderful if we ever have room for an actual playroom!! And, I love Ayla's crib! Beautiful!

Martha said...

Very fun rooms!
Martha

Tara G. said...

Cute vanity and my son would love that fire truck tent!

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

What fun rooms....

Love them...Just blog hopping today and enjoyed reading your blog...I am posting on our Disney trip so hope you will stop by.

Also, the June giveaway starts today...all comments left in June will be in the drawing for the "June Card Box"! You will have to go down a few posts to read about the monthly giveaway.
Happy Sunday!

ALI said...

cool rooms! But like your boy's room, mine has also been taken over by CARS!!

:)