Today I did Zihao and Taizi's new room! This room has been in my head for a while! I planned ahead and each time I went to the West Side for business I searched Craigs List for deals on the furniture we were looking for.
The furniture is IKEA Mammut. For the 2 beds, mattresses and night table we paid $195 on CL. The price in IKEA is $390.
We bought the dressers on CL in Seattle area (still sitting at a friends house in Seattle area) for $100 for both. Retail is $360.
Entire room to paint was ONE can of paint! How crazy is that? the red wall took 2 coats (paint was Olympic ONE at Lowes) and the blue was one coat. Half of a gallon of each color total. = $27 in paint.
We did buy the curtains, rug and bedding new at Ikea.
The finished product is below.
I cannot wait to see our 2 little boys in there very soon!