5.19.2011

Around the House...

Remember the mention of working on my 4th little moth's space [here]? Well, news of friends visiting over the weekend encouraged a push to put the crowning touches on some projects. My little Ethan's room was one of them. I sure hope he likes the finished space created with love just for him. 
Inexpensive striped fabric from Ikea dresses up the table tops when placed under a sheet of lucite.
Art above by Ben Mark Holzberg from my favourite gallery ever... Canvas Gallery.
That's my 'hurry up and take the darn picture' face... and on to the next project. Wish me luck! xo

47 comments:

  1. how cute are you? the room is fantastic!

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  2. I don't know what's cuter...the room or your outfit!?!?!?

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  3. Oh Erica!! That room is just absolutely the CATS MEOW!! I LOVE it! It's fabulous! Have a wonderful long weekend! Angie xo

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  4. Looks adorable!!! I am so excited to get in and do up the boys rooms in the new house, a space just for them. I hope they turn out half as good as this room!

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  5. OK. I'm in AWE!! How and where are you able to find such perfect pieces and put them together so fabulously. I feel like I search and search and never seem to find the right thing for the right spot. You have an incredible gift and unsurpassed talent. I hope your son enjoys his special space.

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  6. Adorable!!!! The benches and custom side tables are nice touches! Love your expression, too!

    There's nothing like out-of-town visitors to speed up the process! :)

    turn up the rad blog
    turn up the rad creative

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  7. The room looks just perfect! Love the blue and red colour scheme. It makes me want to finish my son's room, it's about half way there and then I lost steam, this inspires me to get it done:)

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  8. It looks brilliant ~ he obviously has a thing for travel, I assume? And wow you look fantastic, love the colourful outfit.

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  9. Every piece in this room is amazing, right down to the VW bus!! A little boy's dream. I also adore the fabrics and artwork you chose. And the Eames-replica, my fav, I have 2!!!
    Nancy xo

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  10. Love it !!..everything Looks amazing especially the canvas on the wall and the desk is gorgeous :) xx

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  11. i really love the union jack canvas above the bed, where did u get it from?

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  12. Erica, that room is so very cool. You are as talented as you are gorgeous! Your outfit even matches his room. I love your house... that's it.. I'm moving in. I'll help babysit! xo

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  13. Ah - to be four in your house must be amazing! What a lucky duck your Ethan is. Love the desk combo especially.
    Jordana

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  14. Looks fabulous! I need to get my little guys room finished! Maybe this weekend. thanks for the push.

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  15. Adorable room!! You're so talented!!

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  16. Absolutely incredible! Oh, it really is stunning, I am always amazed at your work!
    Love it!!

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  17. It is perfection! And love your outfit. I need a pair of red pants.

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  18. This is fantastic!

    What a sleek and sophisticated lair for your 4th little one -- and I love how you chicly color coordinate ;)
    Bravo, well done and enjoy the weekend.
    Cheers, Alcira

    nerochronicles.com

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  19. The room is amazing. You did a great job.

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  20. My warmest thanks to all of you... really. So now to answer a few things:
    the canvas is from homesense (homegoods in the u.s.) as is the little VW bus and the boxer book ends. The tokyo image is from a calender I bought years ago. The Eames replica office chair is from Costco. (I'm inherently frugal)
    Debby... don't tease me! You can come and babysit anytime! But I might just stay home. :)
    Dana, thanks! If I lived closer we'd shop together and find you the perfect things!
    But again, thanks to all of you for every lovely comment. They really do make my day. xo

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  21. Erica, Erica...if this is seriously how you roll, then sign me up. You do not know how to make something not look good. This is a such a great space. Love how your outfit matches;-)

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  22. How beautiful! I adore stylish kid's rooms. It doesn't have to be so typical, you know? Well, obviously you do because you did a fab job! PS Loved your "hurry up and take the photo" picture. Sign of the true power woman ;) haha! Love it.

    Hope you have a wonderful day, Love!
    B.

    That Girl in Pearls

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  23. It's amazing! I LOVE that upholstered bedframe!! Where did you find it?? Happy Weekend!

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  24. This room is amazing...love all the details and feel I must mention how cute YOU look in the room with your red pants! I love the red ticking stripe you added to the table tops. The art work, the desk and those red leather stools at the end of the bed are fabulous!

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  25. I think it is fabulous! I am working on my son's room as well. He is hitting 13 and going to high school. Want to make it over for him! Gorgeous:)

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  26. fantastic! Boys rooms are such a challenge - you've used a common palette but created a really uncommon room - the desk area is wonderful and the bedding -perfection!

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  27. E,
    Wow little Ethan has such a gorgeous grown up room. I love the boxer bookends. Brilliant as always!!

    hugs and kisses,
    p

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  28. E,
    What a wonderful gown-up room for little Ethan. Fabulous as always.
    hugs & kisses
    P

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  29. This is the most sophisticated little boy's room I have ever seen! So chic!

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  30. what an elegant room for your little boy..ethan is one lucky boy to have such a talented mommie..great job, erica!! thankyou for you lovely comment on my blog..i'm glad it led me to your beautiful blog! I now a follower..it would be lovely if you would follow me too!! have a wonderful day! xx meenal

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  31. I love that you coordinate with the room!

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  32. Erica I adore this room;it is just perfect in every way. Youo are very talented!

    xoxo
    Karena
    Art by Karena

    Do Come and enter my Great Giveaway from Serena & Lily! Ends the 25th

    You will love it!

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  33. Its so perfect! Hope he loves it as much as we all do!!

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  34. That bedroom is SPIFFY. And so are those fabulous red pants :)

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  35. It looks wonderful! And perfect for a boy!

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  36. Erica you did a beautiful job!! Beautiful colors! Did he like it?

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  37. Great space, so nice !

    love it, and your blog is inspiring me everyday, thanks for sharing ;)

    love,catarina
    santiroyalhome.blogspot.com

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  38. Oh my gosh this room is AMAZING! Great job Erica - wow, you are so talented and beautiful to boot!

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  39. What boy wouldn't dream of having a room like this. You did such an amazing job.

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  40. If he doesn't like it, I'll take it.

    Great outfit, by the way.

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  41. Love this room! Where are the side tables from?

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  42. So many more lovely comments... thanks everyone!! xo

    E Lafferty... thanks, the side tables were display units from the store Caban. I bought them when they closed up. :)

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  43. Oh, I love this room and I have 2 boys and in the process of re-doing their rooms. Ages 7 and 8. Do you mind me asking where you purchased the bed?

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  44. Thanks Susan.
    The bed was purchased at Crate and Barrel and was called the Tattersol I believe. I'm pretty sure it's gone now but they do have a similar model called the Tate. Only difference being button tufting along the back. You may also want to try your luck at West Elm or CB2. Hope this helps. :) Erica

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  45. I'm dying to see that wall treatment too! More blogging! :-)
    Tuff to be successful huh?

    Jasa Desain Rumah Minimalis Bandung

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