I know it seems like it has taken me a long time to finish the kids’ rooms!! In reality the majority of the work has been done for a while, just tough to catch the room clean enough for good photos!! 🙂
This room belongs to my youngest who is a lover of animals, nature, and music. I helped with the general direction of the room, but he chose the color scheme. It was difficult to do brown and green (with a little navy here and there) and not end of with camouflage, but I think we did ok.
His favorite animal is the giraffe, so of course I had to incorporate giraffe print somewhere. The brown curtains were ones I had on hand, but they were too short. So, I added a band of giraffe print to the top. A simple nod to his fav.
He’s a bit opinionated on how things are gonna be in here. So, despite the fact that my plan was one large gallery wall, we ended up with two smaller ones. And, ya know, I like it that way. I’ll share more details on this soon.
He wanted something unique for his bed and when I suggested tie-dye he was all over it! This really expresses his personality! We had a lot of fun creating this duvet cover together. 🙂
And, don’t forget the super easy DIY trundle bed hubby and I created! It worked great when my oldest was home for Christmas break and I’m sure it will get a lot more use this summer!
The bookcase is actually a cheapy laminate one that we have had for years. With a little elbow grease, paint, and wood-look contact paper it is a new creation! I adore that he still loves his stuffed animals and toys…:)
His desk is organized to his liking, and covered with all of his treasures. 🙂
It is just right for him to go and hang out amongst his things, do some homework, or work on his music. He loves it which means so do I!
To see the other kiddo’s completed room click on the links below 🙂
Bright and Fun Teen Girls Bedroom
All-American Teen Boy Bedroom