Monday, October 7, 2013

Nursery Tour

The nursery is finally done and we are anxiously waiting for baby!  It took us a few months, but we wanted so save some money by making things ourselves or refurbing other items.  We wanted the nursery to be elegant and simple and a happy place for us all to be.  I am thrilled by how it came together!

 Dresser-Craigslist Refurb $50
Bulletin Board (for art, pictures, whatev):  Thrift Refurb $4
Baskets (one has bows, one swaddles)- Walmart, $5
Wire Basket (Cloth Wipe supplies/Diaper cream)- Goodwill $2
Contoured Changing Pad Cover- Tutorial

Window- Thrifted, painted white (it was brown) $20
Wreath- Goodwill $2
Bedding- I made them from these tutorials:
Bumper-Directions on package (Joann Fabric sells a bumper kit, by the foam pads)
Fabrics from Walmart (Bows), Etsy, and

Bookshelf-Nebraska Furniture Mart (It was damaged so we got it discounted)
Frames:  TJ Maxx, various
Mirror- Had it, spray painted (was brown)

Vase-TJ Maxx $4
Flower-Hobby Lobby $3
Frame/Print- Michaels, $4 (I made the print and glittered the frame)
Mercury Lamp- TJ Maxx $20 Clearance
Frame- Michaels $10, spray painted silver (for coming home outfit)
Ottoman- Thrifted and reupholstered $38 (including upholstery fabric)
Sign- $12, Tutorial Here

White bins, top- Aldi, $5 for two
Brown basket-Goodwill $3
Tan Bins (center)- Target, ITSO Medium Fabric Drawer, $6 each
Clothing Dividers-$1 Hobby Lobby (O's painted with silver spray paint from the mirror/frame)

Wainscoting around room-Tutorial here

The only thing missing is our little Girl!  
Comment with any questions and I will do my best to get back with a reply.


  1. Just gorgeous! It is SO elegant and classy. You sure have an eye for it all! I love the theme of hymn lyrics. Thanks for sharing with us!

  2. I love this nursery! Turned out amazing!!

  3. I just stumbled upon your blog and love this nursery! So calm & inviting! Enjoy these last couple weeks as a family of two!

  4. Where did you get the quilt? I love it....the whole room!!


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