Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Baby Room is almost done!

We are now less then a month until our new little addition makes his appearance and we're getting close to having the nursery as ready as it can be.

We're hoping to find a fun area rug to bring some much needed colour to the floor.

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We still have to hang the artwork and find some small shelves. The dresser will double as a change table once we get the change pad attached to the top.


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Stacey came up with the idea of the Z's above the crib. We're hoping it has a sleepy affect on him so Mom and Dad can get some sleep as well. :)


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I'm particularly proud of the dresser. It took many hours of hard work, but we love how it looks in the room.


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Below is the before photo of the dresser. (Taken with my ipod, sorry for the crappy quality photo)
I picked this baby up for $25 at a local thrift shop and could see the potential. After sanding it down, some paint, stain and a coat of poly... we ended up with a nice modern piece that will hopefully last him well into his teens!!


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I will post more shots when we get everything completed and in place. But I couldn't resist sharing our progress so far. We are both getting very excited (and nervous) to meet the little guy. We hope he loves his room.

5 comments:

diz2 said...

It's so cute and I just love the dresser. Nice work. It fits in there perfect.

Sarah & Wes said...

The room looks great, we can't wait to see it, and it's future inhabitant!

Brook said...

The room looks great! You did a fantastic job on the dresser. I love the transformation!

Brian said...

thank you everyone!!
:)

natasha said...

Brian, the room looks so amazing, you both did an incredible job.

I LOVE the dresser!

Hard to believe it is less than a month to go now! You are going to be a dad, OMG! :)