Things are going really well in my daughter's room makeover.
One of the first things we have tackled has been her bed. Keeping in mind that she doesn't actually sleep in it. For the past year and half she's been sleeping in her brother's room - they've got bunk beds in there and it just works for them.
The purpose of Bug's room is really for her to have a place to play, hang out with her friends and keep her stuff/clothes. So we decided convert her bed into a daybed. Here is her bed before:
Nothing too fancy, a simple white pine bed that we painted white and used regular bedding for.
And here is her new daybed:
And here is her and her best friend already enjoying the new space. I could barely pry them off the daybed this afternoon to add new pillows and take pictures. They used it to play their DS's on, listen to music on Bug's iPod and we actually found them both passed out there after their visit to the pool.
Over the coming week, I'll share how I made each of the pillows on the daybed and how we went from this:
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