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Category Archives: nursery
Twas the Day After Christmas: The post-Christmas cleanup
‘Twas the day after Christmas, and new toys were here “But where shall we put them?” I started to fear. The shelves they were crowded, the baskets were full “And how to keep tidy?” daddy started to mull. I … Continue reading
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Jackson’s room is done!
These may seem like small, picky finishing touches, but I had to conclude with the room in its finished state–with the bench cushion and all artwork hung on the walls.
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IKEA hack bench
I love how this turned out! So I didn’t end up making a no-sew cushion with foam and a staple gun; this one was custom made by a vendor used by Josh’s work, but I was a liiiitle busy, so … Continue reading
The nursery is almost done!
I’m not sure how much more will be finished by the time baby o2 is here, so i’ll show you now! We have a few more pictures to hang, and I need a pillow form for a pillowcase I made, … Continue reading
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Up, Up and Away Nursery Projects: Hot Air Balloon Mobile and Quilt pictures
By the way, the extra embroidery thread hanging from the balloons is because I’m still working on how I want it balanced and what lengths I want. 🙂
Jacob’s room gets another update
It has been a while since the last update to Jacob’s room, and the storage situation just wasn’t working out for us. Today, while josh had a bike race, Jacob and I transformed his room yet again. The trip to … Continue reading
It’s done, it’s done, it’s DONE!
Baby O2’s quilt and matching pillow are done! I’ll try to take some nicer pictures, but here’s what I have for now.
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Baby O2’s “Up, Up and Away” quilt
To begin with, much credit to my inspiration quilt, found on http://www.Pinterest.com which was apparently from a book called “Everyday Handmade.” I won’t link it here in case the publisher dislikes it being shared online. Now, I have never made … Continue reading
The photo mobile
I bought this so long ago and just hadn’t gotten around to putting pictures on it. I’m so glad I finally did! He got a new coat of arms pillow, too! 🙂
The nursery becomes a busy toddler room
Jacob’s room has transformed to meet his needs (playing, sleeping, and hiding hehe). The baby furniture is safely packed away for possible future use, and Jacob’s room is all about fun now. Here is a link to pictures of the … Continue reading