Home Tour: Bedroom Edition, Cont’d

Okay…I promised I’d share my children’s hideous bedrooms today.  I really dont’ want to b/c they have no style whatsoever.  Ugh.  I really need help in their rooms.  I don’t know why it’s so hard for me, I can decorate any other room in the house, but not kid’s bedrooms.  I’m challenged that way, I guess.  SO…here they are…the lifeless, styleless, boring rooms…

My daughter’s room:

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I have absolutely NO idea what to do with her bunk bed.  I want her to have a fun, fresh, girly ‘shabby chic’ style room, but how do you do that with a metal bunk bed like this? Please, someone help me!

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And my boy’s room…

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His bed and dresser are antiques.  They belonged to my grandmother, and she remembers having both when she was a young child.  The bed is a really dark wood, and the dresser is actually a dark brown metal.  I love that they are antiques, but I just don’t know what else to do in this room. 
He also has a desk in here that my pastor gave me when he redecorated his office, it sits on the other side of the room:

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So, as you can see…I really need help here.  I’d love to see any rooms of yours, or rooms that you like for inspiration!  I have to work on a budget, but I love thrifting and yard saling to find things to repurpose!

Tomorrow’s installment of the Home Tour will be either the living room or the guest bath…not sure!

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4 thoughts on “Home Tour: Bedroom Edition, Cont’d

  1. I love kids rooms! Cover the bunk bed w/as much fabric as possible. 😉 make it simple and use velcro if need-be/

  2. hey! Loving the blog!
    I’ve been thinking about her room all afternoon after seeing this. I would really love to get together and show you some stuff. I have books on shabby chic and ideas! I love having a girl, don’t you? I’m sorry, I honestly don’t get the boy stuff….my fault entirely, I’m sure…but I don’t all the same. 😉

  3. Pingback: My boy’s room makeover…on a budget! « My Organized Chaos

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