What could be more upbeat and fun than decorating a kid's room (or two)? This is your chance to lighten up, take a step back in time, and imagine what would excite the young mind of a child! Sure, you can always default to superheroes and trains, princesses and fairies, but that just guarantees you'll be right back at the drawing board as soon as they outgrow the theme du jour.
Twin beds, sheets, pillows, duvets, duvet covers: Sears; www.sears.com | Mattresses: IKEA; www.ikea.com | All fabric Robert Allen; www.robertallendesign.com | Wing chair Around the Block; www.aroundtheblock.com | Dresser, bridge lamp, shelf, blue stool Christie Antiques Show; www.antiqueshowscanada.ca | Upholstered stool Chair Table Lamp; 416.934.1021 | Wool army blankets Save More Sports Store; www.savemoresportstore.ca | Bedside lamps Decorum Decorative Finds; 416.966.6829 | Lamp shades Pottery Barn; www.potterybarn.com | Hardwood floor supply & installation North Country Wood Floors; www.ncwf.ca | Paint Colours: all colours from the Sarah Richardson Designer Palette for Para Paints at Lowe's; www.para.com Lower walls & inside panels Dew SR 64 Upper walls & ceiling Oxford SR 61 Trim Snowfall SR 29
Sheets, duvet cover, duvet, pillows, white ceramic vase, lampshades - Sears; www.sears.com | Mattress, box spring IKEA; www.ikea.com | All fabrics Telio; www.telio.com | Wing chair - All Most Antiques; 416.466.9724 | Antique Quebec cabinet, purple side table, marble lamps, pink quilt, hooked rugs - Christie Antiques Show; www.antiqueshowscanada.com | Make-up table, dresser - Chair Table Lamp; 416.934.1021 | Flower sconces - Decorum Decorative Finds; 416.966.6829 | Chandelier - The Door Store; www.thedoorstore.ca | Botanical prints, framing of art - D & E Lake 416.863.9930 | Paint Colours: Para Paints lower walls - Marrakesh P5187-34D Upper walls & ceiling Gown SR9 Trim Snowfall SR29