Tuesday, April 10, 2012

nursery tour: details

Little crying's room is pretty much all finished!
I just love how it turned out.
Simple. Clean. Not too girly. Fun details.

And since I couldn't control myself and take less than a million photos, I've decided to give you all the grand tour over the course of two posts. 

First up: 
details!
 Thrifted this end table for $12, got one of the cheapest lamps at Ikea, and my little sister made this perfect elephant sculpture for us in her school art class. 
 Over Christmas break, my mom, sisters, and I all worked on making this quilt/wall hanging. 
And let it be known that I made the amazing sail boat piece.
Pride and joy right there.
 I think it goes without saying that this is the highlight of the room. 
My sister, Hailey, painted Chas' portrait for Christmas and then we commissioned her to do one of me to match. 
The mommy and the daddy.
 I made this mobile years ago in grad school. 
I was always secretly hoping I could use it one day in a baby's room. 
And, of course, our special print for our strong little girl. 

Next up, tomorrow: 
how it looks when it all comes together!

19 comments:

Maria said...

It looks so good! Y'all really did an amazing job with all the little details!

Maggie said...

This nursery is awesome! I love that your sister made that elephant sculpture. Very impressive.

Amazing details :)

Messy said...

OMG this is sooo sweet! Your quilt is beautiful! Excellent job on the sailboat :) I also adore the paintings your sis did...they are magical. :)

Cheers,
Messy

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Noelani said...

so cute! :)

Catherine said...

all of this is so sweet and beautiful. thanks for sharing!

Cara said...

So so SO adorable and lovely! Full of great love. Cryings will absolutely be in heaven. xoxo

Eloquent English said...

it looks great! i can't wait to see the rest of it tomorrowwwwww! xoxo A-

Erin said...

The mobile you made look amazing. What talent! Can't wait to see the room as a whole.

Jenna said...

Great little details. Can't wait to see the big picture!

Oh and your sister MADE those elephants? Amazing.

Shani said...

I love the painting hanging over the crib. It's a beautiful touch.

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Mugdha said...

It looks AMAZING!! I love all the little details, especailly the pictures of you and Chas. How comforting for her, even if she won't know it yet!

Jenna said...

Oh my goodness! This nursery is AMAZING!!! I absolutely love all of the details! They are all so thoughtful, meaningful, and full of love <3 Perfect room for your sweet little girl!

Laura Toeniskoetter said...

I love, love, love the elephants. My room is covered in elephants.

Alexis Kaye said...

wow it's perfect! And the paintings of you and your husband are precious. I seriously want some for when we have a baby!

LaynahRose said...

ugh, that is so amazing! i love the elephants that your sister made...and that quilt is to die for! it truly is perfect, great job.

Gaby said...

i love the bird mobile and the quilt! gorgeous details, can't wait to see the rest!

Sarah @ Scissors and a Whisk said...

Wow I just LOVE everything! Love the sailboat you made for the quilt, your sisters elephant, and the matching portraits :D

Urban Wife said...

Precious! My fav are the portraits over the crib.

moonbeam said...

I want that bird mobile in my room! Gorgeous. Look forward to seeing the completed look!