Lydia & Joey's "Forever & Ever" Shared Room

Lydia & Joey's "Forever & Ever" Shared Room

Carrie McBride
Apr 15, 2015

Name: Lydia (7) & Joey (4.5)
Location: Appleton, Wisconsin

My 2 oldest teamed up to share a room – for forever and ever or so they say – because they simply love NOT being alone. (I will check back when they are teenagers on that line) This also gave me the task of creating a space that is both for a boy AND a girl. And thanks to our fabulously adorable character home, I had the added bonus of working around bunk beds.

I consider my style to be eclectic + modern + vintage all rolled into one. There is a definite mix between old and new – many of the old coming from my childhood which I love. My inspiration for this space was to create something that they can grow with by adding a few sophisticated elements and keeping it somewhat gender neutral. And because we are planning to move in the near future, I didn’t want to do a complete overhaul of the room so some repurposed some pieces and did a couple DIY projects to give the room a new look.

Source List:

  • Tomato print: Fawn Shoppe
  • Other artwork: Society6
  • Goodnight: Anthropologie
  • Herringbone rug: Urban outfitters
  • Metal baskets: Target
  • Basket no. liners: Restoration Hardware
  • Rolling toy cart: World Market
  • Bedding + quilts: Target
  • Faux fur throw: Pottery Barn
  • Side table + dresser: vintage
  • Eiffel chair: Amazon
  • Deer head + mirror: Home Goods

Thanks, Danielle! Readers, visit Danielle at Drape + Dapper.


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