Monday, June 7, 2010

The Nursery: Revealed

After lots and lots of hours spent sewing, painting, a bit of woodworking, and rearranging; I think the nursery is as close to finished as it's going to get. There are still a few more things I'd like to get done and others that I have to purchase. The lighting was almost perfect for taking pictures on Sunday morning, so I couldn't help but take them for the reveal. I hope you like it.
























Resource List: Just in case you're wondering...

Glider: craigslist find and slipcover made by me 
Gliding Ottoman: curb and slipcover made by me
Elephant side table: Goodwill
Reading Lamp: Target
Curtains: made by me using fabric from Jo-anns
White frames: purchased at Michael's
Wooden bird on ledge: West Elm
Alphabet Letters: Martha Stewart for Michael's
Linens/Bedding/Pillows: all sewn by me with fabrics from Calico Corners
Bird pillow in crib: Pottery Barn
Dresser and Crib: Ikea
Elephant watercolor: Goodwill find
Frame for elephant: Pottery Barn
Giraffe lamp: Home Goods
Rug: Home Goods
Wooden plaques with knobs: plaques from Michaels and knobs from Anthropologie
Wagon: garage sale find
Zoology book: Anthropologie
Bunny on shelf: Anthropologie
Letter A: Ben Franklin's
Decal-Branches: by Blik found at a store going-out-of-business in town
Birdhouses: Michael's and Jo-ann's
Bunny painting: by me
Hearts in shadow box: by me
Maurice Sendak art: enlarged by me from personal copy of book
Wooden frames above crib: Pottery Barn
Paper garland: made by me
Mirror: found at Ross
White shelves: Ikea
Paint-by-number plate: Anthropologie
Numbered containers: Anthropologie
Wire chair on shelf: Pottery Barn
Clothes on hangers: Baby Gap

Can you tell I love Anthropologie?!

Just for fun, this is what it really looks like. We're getting our car seat installed in two weeks and it's been in the crib for months! The bassinet is waiting for it's stand to arrive and will then be placed in our room. The stroller is just hanging out. 



7 comments:

Kate (This Place is Now a Home) said...

It's BEAUTIFUL!!! Everything looks so full and lush and precious. I can only hope ours will look as "finished" when we're "finished". Congrats!

Elizabeth, Lawrence, Calvin and our Baby Girl on the way said...

Very nice. It's so warm and inviting, I'm sure beanette will absolutely love it!

Angela said...

Everything looks beautiful, Nancy! You worked really hard, and it certainly shows. The beannette is one lucky little girl!

estefanick said...

WOW! What a beautiful room!! I hope you are thrilled with the results! :)

Amber said...

You are incredibly talented!! Impressive!Beanette will definitely feel warm and safe and I'm sure inspired.

Maggie said...

Amazing. It looks completely professionally done but yet also homey and warm. You will enjoy spending time in this very special room and so will your daughter!

Stephanie said...

Very cute room. So many different elements that all mesh together. Very impressive.