KIDS BEDROOMS & NURSERIES

Here are some gorgeous local Adelaide children’s bedrooms:

  • Bear Themed Nursery

    Bear Nursery copyWith the weather turning cold and miserable outside, this Bear themed nursery design I designed cheered me up no end!

    Full of gorgeous pieces… some vintage, some new and some handmade… they are all available form local Adelaide shops and businesses! Yes!

    There are some $$ key pieces that will last the life of your baby (and others to follow) and then there are some absolute bargains as well, all mixed in beautifully to create a haven for your little one (or big one- just substitute the cot for a bed!).

    Here are all of the links to help you Shop The Look- enjoy!!

    (from top left to right) Wooden houses $15- Lil’ miss Mabel  SHOP HERE

    Hand Painted X Print $37- Em and Ev Design  SHOP HERE

    Knitted Mountain Cushion $69.95- Little Pea Interiors SHOP HERE

    Round Mirror $19- Kmart SHOP HERE

    Wooden Growth Chart $100- Banksia Lane SHOP HERE

    Wooden Wall Hooks from $10- Little Bohemian SHOP HERE

    Jacquard Cotton Throw $325- Etienne SHOP HERE

    Sleeping Bear Cushion $59.95- Little Pea Interiors  SHOP HERE

    OSparrow Cot by Oeuf $1,299- Out Of The Cot SHOP HERE

    Custom Monogram Hoop Art $30- Luka Mish SHOP HERE

    Natural Fibre Rug $89.99- Kidzone SHOP HERE

    Wooden Silicone Teething Ring $12- Indi and Frey SHOP HERE

    Children’s Hello Yellow Clothes Rack  $239- Such Great Heights SHOP HERE

    Chunky Knit Cushion $59.95- Freedom SHOP HERE

    Hand Crafted Double Metal Arrows $60- Lil’ Miss Mabel SHOP HERE

    Chippy White Chair $35- Arcq SHOP HERE

    Canvas Storage Bag $29.95- Bel and Bear PRE ORDER HERE

  • Mother’s Day 2015 Shopping Guide

     

    Mother's Day Shopping Guide 2015

    Working with a pallet of sof pinks, purples and grey, with a punch of copper, have fun shopping for mum this Mother’s Day with these gorgeous items from equally gorgeous local Adelaide shops.

    Covering all budgets and tastes, there will be something to tickle all imaginations. So be good to your mother, give her a thoughtful gift and a big fat hug this Sunday.

    Lamp $P.O.A. Hot Chocolate

    Set of 2 Wing Dishes $19.95- Raw Space 

    Ju Ju Hat $760 – One Rundle Trading

    Cloud Ceramic Vases from $22- Etienne 

    Swan Vase- Peach $49.95- Raw Space

    Burnt Fig & Pear Diffuser $39.00- One Rundle Trading

    Copper Champagne holder $259.00- The Furniture Affair

    Marble Pear $24.96- Living By Design

    Club Chair $495- Living By Design

    Scandor Rolled MetalTable $395- Empress Homewares

    Magazine Holder $P.O.A.- Oscar and Willow

  • Stirling’s Triple Treat- Part 2- Boo & Child

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    After the delicious lunch at Patch Kitchen and Garden (read all about it here), I wandered through to Boo and Child where I was greeted with beautiful high ceilings, light filled windows and  crazy-good feature walls, all with beautiful stock gorgeously displayed throughout. I L.O.V.E.D. the awesome range of boys clothes and accessories, so many great brands and super cool pieces.

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    There were so many quirky pieces that are just screaming for someone to make their statement piece in an outfit, from horses on necklaces to lace “Mickey Mouse” ear headbands, to oversized fluffy pompom beanies… I could have bought so much.

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    In addition to all of the beautiful BEAUTIFUL clothes, there were many unique room decoration pieces as well. From toadstool lamps, to beautifully framed artwork, to mason jars with brightly coloured lids and bold straws. One huge corner was taken up with shelves and shelves of awesome kids gifts, lots of cool present ideas and cute little trinkets.

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    There is also a gorgeous separate room filled with nursery items, newborn clothes and accessories, and THE most divine sparkly cow hide rug!! Everything was just perfection.

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    And don’t worry, its not all fun and games for the kids, there are some beautiful things for the lucky ladies in your life, and the lovely mums-to-be. With gorgeous gift wrapping and cute cards, Boo and Child is the perfect place to buy gifts

    Where: 143 Mt Barker Rd, Stirling, South Australia
    Who: The shopping addict
    W: www.booandchild.com
    F: www.facebook.com/BooandChild
    P: 08 8339 1731
    I: @booandchild
    H: #booandchild

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  • Yellow & Grey Nursery Design

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    This beautiful yellow and grey coloured nursery, with cute little cloud touches, is all ready and waiting for its most precious addition- which should hopefully be arriving in the next two weeks!

    The super stylish and super organsied Kim is the proud owner of this beautiful baby haven, and she has kindly allowed me to share this magical space she has lovingly created.
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    Kim has managed to include many super cool on-trend items in this room, and they work beautifully with the classic larger pieces that will transition with the baby into toddler-hood and beyond. The metal words above the changetable, together with the cloud clock, create some lovely points of focus, while the pompom garland on the other side of the room balances it all out.

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    I love the bold black house-shaped shelf that has been used to house little trinkets and baby items. The black is a great colour to make the little white and yellow goodies really pop. The blackboard garland above is also a great idea to be able to write different words and sayings on… maybe even the babies name once he/she is home!

    The little cloud and elephant touches throughout the room are really lovely too, especially the gorgeous knitted toy that sits on the rocking chair and the cloud cushion in the cot.

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    Kim is one clever mumma-to-be, designing and printing her own artwork for the trio of white frames. Such a lovely personal touch to the room that will live long beyond the neutral nursery

    I will be featuring a “Shop This Look” tomorrow night, with a comprehensive and beautiful list of local items that will help you re-create something as beautiful as Kim has. Be sure to visit again tomorrow, and I will also update you with the final addition for this nursery in the next week or so!

    Here is a sneak peak of tomorrow’s post…

    Kim Yellow Grey Nursery copy

  • Shop This Look- Yellow & Grey Elephant nursery

    Kim Yellow Grey Nursery copyIf you loved Kim’s Yellow & Grey Elephant Nursery, you can shop her look here form all Adelaide based businesses…

    Personalised Name Bunting $10 per flag – Down Grapevine Lane 

    A4 triangle geometrical print $10- Apple Child Designs 

    Zig Zag Height Chart $75- Booie and Ben 

    Black Spot Wall Decals $20- Packhorse

    Cloud Clock $20- Target 

    You Are MY Sunshine Cuschion $15- Target

    Crosses Cushion $85- Booie and Ben

    Hello metal sign $15- Target 

    Cloud Cushion $8- Kmart  http://www.kmart.com.au/

    Boori Urbane Daintree Cot $349.99- Baby Junction

    Living Textiles Elephant Toy $24.95- Out Of The Cot

    Armadillo & Co Herringbone Rug From $365- Terrace Floors

    Yellow Geo Cot Quilt $125- One Harper Lane 

    Uashmama Fabric Basket $POA- Maple 

    San Lucas Basket $39.95 (large)- Adairs

  • Room Makeover: 8 Year Old Girl

    AL Molly Room

    So the cleaning, tidying and purging has begun, and we aren’t far off finding the perfect finishing touches to Molly’s bedroom makeover.

    Going through all of her bits and pieces, we have transitioned from My Little Ponies to Schleck only animals, Barbies to Little Live Pets, and all the Sylvanian Families have stayed, but are now housed in sweet aqua suitcases rather than old shoeboxes (!!). Her desk has cute jars for all the beads, sequins, shells and erasers that she collects, actually making way for a space to do her homework.

    I did not have a budget for the makeover, but am always on the hunt for bargains, second hand purchases and upcycling. Kmart is perfect for overhauls like this, as on-trend pieces don’t cost much at all, and you can have fun with pieces that you don’t ‘need’, but instead just want. There are always key-item pieces that I don’t mind spending more on, if they are going to give years of use and wont date.

    Here is her shopping mood board, and as always, all pieces are from Adelaide based shops (online and bricks and mortar).

    Stay tuned for photos once we are all done!

    If you need help with styling a room in your house, or help with an upcoming celebration, don’t hesitate to drop me a line as I LOVE creating mood boards for all occasions and décor styles.

    Gold Triangle Wall Decal Stickers, $20 Adelaide Loves

    Minx Brass Wall Clock, $34.95 Lightbox Gift and Home

    Denim Gem Cushion Gold/Frost, $29.99 Kidzone

    Brumby Cushion, $39.95 Out Of The Cot

    Button Hook, $14.95 Oscar and Willow

    Sticks and Stones A3 Print, AU$35.00 EttieInk

    Pegboard with Wooden Shelves, $29 Kmart

    Brass Bed (already own)

    Metallic Crown Cushion in Gold/Copper, AU$32.00 My Sweet Little Room

    Pinto Indigo Quilt Cover, $99.95 Out Of The Cot

    Turquoise Herringbone Heat Bag, $22 Wili Heat Bags

    Gold Paper Bag, $29.95 Lightbox Gift and Home

    Rabbit LED Night Light, $24.95 Adorn the Fawn

    Adum Rug, high pile, turquoise, $59 Ikea

    Viktigtv Baskets set of 2, $35 Ikea

    Schleich – Arabian Mare 13761,  $14.99 Bel and Bear

    Zakkia Concrete Dala Horse,$39 Osacar and Willow

    Micke Desk, $69 Ikea

    Wire Wall Basket, $55 The Furniture Studio

    Snow Floor Cushion, $50 Generation Lion

    Wildflowers Circle Cushion Cover, $60 Adorn the Fawn

    Pink Dot Basket, $149.95 Outdoors on Parade

    Swan Planter, $15, Kmart

    Fiddle Leaf Fig, $POA East End Flower Market

    Chest of Drawers (already own)

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