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This post is sponsored by Lego Friends Lego would have to be the most used toy in our home, so much so that a few years ago we made my son a Lego Storage Unit in his bedroom dedicated to displaying his creations!  However we haven’t made a dedicated space for the girls Lego, they have so much of […]

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  • Anita

    My 2, age 5 & 3 enjoy playing in the garden together, pretending to use the gate as a house door “knock knock”, pushing & weaving in and out of the plants with trucks & cars, picking flowers & creating bunched together…
    Garden play offers a wide range of imaginative ideas & great place to bond & express their imagibation together…ReplyCancel

  • Anita

    My 2, age 5 & 3 enjoy playing in the garden together, pretending to use the gate as a house door “knock knock”, pushing & weaving in and out of the plants with trucks & cars, picking flowers & creating bunched together…
    Garden play offers a wide range of imaginative ideas & great place to bond & express their imagination together…ReplyCancel

  • Isobel

    My son is in high school & my daughter is in primary. Lego has always been something that they could play together-it’s ageless! The kids also play with Lego sets that my hubby & I had as kids, they re-invent the playsets all the time. My youngest even takes sets over to her friends house & they play together. It’s so nice not to have them staring at a computer screen. I love to see what they’ve made- bits of grey space Lego mixed with the pinks of the Friends Lego equals a space cubby house with starship garage & coffee area.ReplyCancel

  • Sam Wilson

    My girls and I all love building Lego together. Thank you for sharing these storage ideas, I can’t wait start using some of them at home.ReplyCancel

  • Ebony Twiss

    My two girls 4 and 5 are relatively new to lego and I introduced it to them to build their own fairy houses. They built their Lego fairy houses in the backyard tree to escape their destructive brother, 2, and it has become a morning ritual to check to see if the fairies have been and see if they were left a present. They end up spending hours playing and adding to their creations. It’s worked very well!!ReplyCancel

  • Robyn

    I have 2 girls and a boy, aged 4,5 and 7. They love to play imaginative games together, be it from role playing a favourite scene, to running around outside making up games as they play together. They also enjoy making plans to create their next masterpiece from lego, playdough or paper, in fact anything they can get their hands on! We try to limit TV and computer time as it isolates them from the rest of the family.ReplyCancel

  • Maureen

    When my Grandchildren get together, at my home they play and create for hours, it is lovely to see the cousins bonding with each other, I have lots of lego at my place. the storage ideas are great must use some of the ideas.ReplyCancel

  • Christina

    My 6 yr old and 3 yr old love to play together all the time. They make fabulous desserts with playdough, help each other with Lego and Duplo, dress up Barbie and sing and dance together! But most bonding time is when they are in bed. They talk to each other in bed after good night kisses and until they fall asleep.ReplyCancel

  • Nadine

    I have two girls and a boy, aged 9,7 and three. My older girls think they are the “Mum” to their brother. The best bonding time is in the bath. All three bath together and they love to create imaginative games in the bath. They love using bath crayons as well as bath toys. My little boy loves taking his Lego in the bath with him. The best is when my daughters try and teach their brother how to swim in the bath and blow bubbles. ??????????ReplyCancel

  • Angela

    Thanks so much for the Lego storage ideas. Lego is such a great toy to play with but can be so messy so these ideas are great. I have four children, 8, 6, 3 and 9months. They love to play animal games, so they will be lions and they will make my 9month old the baby lion who they have to follow and keep track of and protect so all I hear is roar roar roar. They also like to play mums and aunties and our 9 month old is their baby. I love that they always try to include our youngest in their games.ReplyCancel

  • Such a great post. My husband and I bond with our 4 year old with lego. She loves lego she is able to do most of the bigger older lego by herself already :)ReplyCancel

  • Anna

    I have so many great memories of playing Lego with my 4 siblings. Despite the 11 year gap between the oldest and youngest, it was the one toy we all shared together.
    I found the same thing this summer with my children’s Duplo collection. They are aged 4 and 2, so when their older cousins (aged 6, 7, 9 & 11) were visiting from the USA I had my doubts that they would be interested in my children’s toys, however the Duplo came out on the first day and stayed out all summer, and I have pictures of all 6 children playing happily together!
    I’m working on building my Lego collection before their next visit in a few years timeReplyCancel

  • Mara Evans

    Definitely Lego! Keeps the kids entertained for hours. And Dad joins in too. My favourite is that after they finished building the instruction designed it all gets pulled apart and the real creating begins. Great for little imaginations.ReplyCancel

  • My girls bond when they have common interests, they are 3 & 7. Lego is a great all age activity (we love it to) as well as drawing together and for each other.ReplyCancel

  • My daughter is a very active girl, but the one thing she will sit down and do is play lego and she loves to get everyone involved building sets and using her imagination to build her own creations. It is the perfect rainy day (or to hot to play outside) activity for my girl.ReplyCancel

  • christine

    My girls aged 7 and 10 bond with each other when they do things together. For example, they assemble their brand new Lego sets, play board games, help in cooking and even help clean each other’s bedrooms.ReplyCancel

  • Robyn

    My three girls (2,5 & 7) love playing make believe together. Two of their favourites are using the outside cubby house to play cafe or babies, and playing schools. Lego is another good one because they need to cooperate and share all the pieces to build, then use their creations to make believe play with the characters.ReplyCancel

  • Anisa

    My girls like to play with their lego and farm animals. They make scenes and can play for hours. My eldest has just found lego friends and wants to get some for her birthday.ReplyCancel

  • Chris Watt

    My 7yr old son & my 4.5yr old daughter love to play with the figurines. They pull apart all the Lego people & make brand new people & super heroes using all their different body parts. Then they play out different super hero action scenes with my daughters Lego Frozen or Lego Friends sets. Its super cute :-)ReplyCancel

  • Kym p

    My three girls love to play Lego. We store our Lego in several Lego heads and up end it all when its time to play. Not much fun for mummy to clean up. Will definitely be implanting a better Lego storage system now. Wonderful ideas thanks you.ReplyCancel

  • Katie O

    My daughter H and her friends like to pretend they’re animals on a big adventure. Everyday they seem to pick a different animal. It wonderful to see them outside and making use of their surroundings.ReplyCancel

  • Cate

    My four girls 6,6,3, and 1, love playing with our dolls/barbies in the doll houses. It seems to bridge the age gaps wonderfully. Early morning or anytime the sunny corner of our lounge is witness to little voices and tiny folk going about their business. Their cousins and friends also just come in and settle down to play, changing clothes or layout, wether alone or with others it’s easy fun play.ReplyCancel

  • Sally

    My girls 5 & 7 have been learning to long stich with kits they were given for Christmas. It’s a great bonding session for them while bringing back memories for myself.ReplyCancel

  • Nadette

    My girls bond through imaginative play, and their little brother is starting to join in with them. They often use Lego, Loopsy’s, animals and dolls all in one game.ReplyCancel

  • Sarah

    Lego is a great bonding experience for ALL of us. My 11 year old daughter thinks she’s too old for Lego, but is happy to “help out” her 7 yr old sister with building the Friends Lego!! Ultimately she ends up fully absorbed in it!! 10 yr old son has always loved lego and Minecraft is his and his dads favourite. I have the Christmas lego too, and it is family tradition every year to build it all together!! Better than decorating a christmas tree!!ReplyCancel

  • Alicia

    My four kids love playing Lego and I quite often find them all in a bedroom with Lego spread out all over the floor. The other favourite game is to play shops or restaurants together.ReplyCancel

  • heidi lomax

    believe it or not but they play together on Mine Craft on their ipods ganging up on spiders and working together. I was reluctant to allow them technology at first but this game has changed my mind. It is highly interactive and sociable. I love the way they problem solve together.ReplyCancel

  • Lynette

    My kids spend time bonding playing with Lego of course !
    They love to play together and help each other to create some very imaginative scenes.ReplyCancel

  • Clare

    I have four children 6,5,3 and 1. One of their favorite wet day activities is setting up the wooden railway track and then with in all the loops they make paddocks and villages and then set up a farm with all their farm animals and tractors (we are farmers so see a lot of role playing of our day to day farm jobs, and is scary how they mimic what we do and say!). Its great to see them play together and discuss their ideas about what should be happening. The older ones are also just starting to play with lego and have really enjoyed building some great creations, as long as they can keep the youngest away from all the little pieces!ReplyCancel

  • Noelle

    I have a 7 year old girl and a 5 year old boy. They bond really well when they are sitting at the kitchen table with all of their Legos spread out, playing for hours. My son likes to create different homes for my daughters little lego Friends to play in. There is usually a bad guy involved in the end and a good guy to save the day. When they need a break they go out to the trampoline for some playtime.ReplyCancel

  • Janine Hobbs

    Both my kids do it with toys! My son uses octonauts. He organises his friends to be different characters and they go on “missions”. The language they use is amazing and the getting along and group work skills is fantastic for him and his friends!! My daughter used little people to do a very similar thing when she was little. Now she is older her friends come over and they play Lego. Role playing with friends over toys is the best way to bond and develop friendship skills!ReplyCancel

  • Jodie

    My son(9) and daughter (4) love playing Lego together. My daughter loves that big brother can build “anything” … and he loves the challenge of her requests!!ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Ooh that is very cute.:)ReplyCancel

  • Sarah Fazalul

    I have a 4 year old girl. Nothing compares to the stomach ache she gets due to giggling hilariously with her friends! What a beautiful moment!ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Oh i just love the sound of hearing the kids play together.:)ReplyCancel

  • Natalie Mardon

    LEGO is certainly without age barrier here too. With a 14yo, 9yo, 8yo and 2.5yo we have some big age gaps, but lately they have been building rockets out of their Lego stash – my daughter uses her pink and purples and the boys mostly grey and black from their stash. They also like playing lightsaber fights or role-play in the yard (including the big one!) And sometimes the middle 2 can spend hours together creating with hama/perler beads.ReplyCancel

  • Di

    Out the back in their cubby house, giggling and sharing ‘kids only’ secrets.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Just beautiful.:)ReplyCancel

  • Liz W

    Love all the fantastic lego storage ideas thanks for sharing. My daughter and her friends like to bake cookies and then decorate them, it’s messy but oh so delicious!ReplyCancel

  • sapshu

    Building things with Legos without using the instruction book and making short videos of their step by step creation.- this way they challenge each other to come up with the best creation.ReplyCancel

  • Miranda

    Some great storage ideas however disappointed at the title of this article. Surely it could have been ’20 Lego friends storage ideas’ versus assuming this branding of lego is used exclusively by girls.ReplyCancel

  • My three girls 4,6,7 like to lay on top of each other and roll down hills together. Every time we go to a park with hills they pile on top of each other with the youngest protected in the middle, hold each other tight and the roll down a hill gently but in one block. It is so cute to watch them hugging and looking out for each other and ending up in a big mess at the bottom!ReplyCancel

  • As a grandmother I get great enjoyment watching my 2 granddaughters playing with their lego with each other and also on play dates. They live in Dubai so when I visit these times are especially precious to me as I miss them so much.ReplyCancel

  • Monica Hunter

    My kids, Liliana 5 and Raphael almost 2, pretend to cook breakfast and tea at their play kitchen and then bring it to me in bed in little bowls (duplo lego pieces are often part of my pretend breakfast and tea)ReplyCancel

  • Linda Clark

    Ridiculously, my boys interact the most AND the most positively when on individual computers in separate rooms. They talk to each other via Skype at the same time as playing Minecraft – in the same world.
    Lol!!
    ???ReplyCancel

    • Linda Clark

      BTW… I have a younger little girl who I would love the lego for. She is too young for Skype and Minecraft.
      ; )ReplyCancel

  • Amy

    While we don’t have kids yet my 28 year old husband can be entertained with Lego for hours. Thank-you for the great storage ideas.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      LOL i love it Amy!.:) My hubby too enjoys “helping the kids” create lego towns.:)ReplyCancel

  • Rebecca Doyle

    Definitely by making up their own games … that is when I see my daughter and her friends most alive and full of SO many ideas ….ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      It is just beautiful! I couldn’t agree more, Rebecca.:)ReplyCancel

  • Hana simes

    My kiddies bond through dance. There’s nothing they love more than a “dance-off”!ReplyCancel

  • Sabrina

    My kids are big on using their imagination. They do a huge amount of role playing as mums and dad, teachers and students, pets and owners. It is wonderful to see them playing this way, they are so creative !!ReplyCancel

  • Jane

    My 6yo daughter and her friends love to put on a show with costumes, music, dancing and the occasional puppet guest!ReplyCancel

  • Rene

    Our cul de sac has open front doors with kids riding bikes and scooters, and playing cricket and soccer in the street and then bounding through houses with their mates to re-energise for the next round.ReplyCancel

  • Carolyn

    My girls, 7 and 4, love building Friends Lego together, making puzzles and putting on puppet shows. Their favourite though is putting on backpacks and go exploring the backyard. Miss 7 makes a list and they have to collect everything on it while avoiding the crocodiles and anacondas that are apparently out there!!ReplyCancel

  • Shiami

    My 5.5yr old son and 3.5yr old daughter are very different and have different interests. However they do manage to role play together with lego. Even though my son is very protective of his lego, he will give my daughter’s lego friends rides on his lego train etcetera and they have fun together. We are thankful for the great benefits and fun lego brings!ReplyCancel

  • Lily

    I grew up in the 90’s and lived on the Rugrats cartoons. Watching it always made me wonder if toddlers could actually communicate with one another.

    Now watching my niece and nephew, I know the definitely can. Mr 7 and little Miss 3 have these wonderful conversations with one another. I have no clue what they’re talking about but it can go on for hours with cuddles and laughs in between. It’s so lovely to watch them bond and strengthen their sibling love for one another.ReplyCancel

  • I don’t know if this is the best answer, but it is a good one! SweetFrog (a local serve-yourself frozen yogurt store).ReplyCancel

  • Lisa Powell

    We like to dance together! But of course, Lego Friends are a fun way to play together, too!ReplyCancel

  • Corina Gatto

    My granddaughter (4) has taught her younger sister (2) to wag her bottom from side to side while singing “bom bom bom bom” (aka come get me). They also love singing Frozen tunes, even though our little one can only sing “Go, go, go go” along with the tune of “Let it Go”. I fall in love with them both every day.ReplyCancel

  • Alisha Williams

    My five year old daughter and three year old son adore each other and spend so much time together. Their favourite thing to do together is tell each other jokes. I love hearing them off in another room trying to make each other laugh. Not many of the jokes makes sense to me but they both think they’re hilarious. “How does a rabbit get over the fence when he’s lost his hop? A kangaroo throws him over!”. See…hilarious! 😉ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Ooh that is so very cute!.:) xReplyCancel

  • Alana

    My girls 2, 4 & 7 love either riding bikes outside, but if they must be in, it’s either Legos or Duplos. With Lego Disney Princesses, we really don’t need any other toys. The use Legos to build doll houses, cars, play zoo, play trains, and act out all sorts of plays, there’s no end. And with Duplos and Legos, they can pick what scale to make it, either tiny to act out or BIG to use for their stuffed animals.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      That’s lovely Alana.:)ReplyCancel

A few simple steps to create a toy rotation strategy in your home. This will help to reduce the toy clutter.

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  • Abbie

    Thank you for this post.
    We have HUNDERDS of toys as Grandma is a giver for sure.
    Having so many toys isn’t so bad in our house but when other children come to play the house gets trashed and some toys even broken!!
    I keep meaning to rotate them, but never really know where to start.
    There are some good ideas here. But just wondering what you may do with Dressups and Matchbox cars and Animals?
    Is it worth separating these also? Say 50% stay out. (Think I just answered my own question.. haha.) Or just put the whole Dressup box away?ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      If you have too much yes Abbie for sure put some away. I remember when my son was younger he had a set of matchbox cars for inside use and a set that were always kept outside in the sandpit (in a plastic container so no spider or insects could get in).ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Hi Abbie, Yes i think leaving half out and putting the rest away and then rotating them every few months. With the dressup’s i have them in a seperate box under their beds only because i know that they go through stages with their dressup’s. And by storing them under their beds they can get to they easily and put away just as quickly.ReplyCancel

  • Uroos Qindeel

    Wow!!! What a great idea to swap and rotate toys. I found the article very beneficial is really convinced to adopt it very soon. Thank you!ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Hope it helps to organise your toy clutter :)ReplyCancel

  • Molly

    i have just unpacked our large storage tubs i used to move house with, they were what we used as toy boxes but were better for bulky kitchen stuff then cardboard.
    so tomorrow we (kids and i) will be sorting toys out and i will be putting half of them away! we have more room in our new house but still want to minimize the mess and clutter. looking forward to some sorting and tidying. love these ideas.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Sounds like a fantastic idea, Molly.:)ReplyCancel

  • Joanne

    Thank you, thank you, thank you for sharing this. I’ve been trying to do it for a while but have lacked any real plan of attack and as a result most of it ends up back in the living room. These tips have helped me to see the changes I need to make.
    Thanks again for your great website.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Ooh that is wonderful! I am so happy this has come at the perfect time for you.:) xReplyCancel

      • Joanne

        It’s done! Thanks again for the post :-)
        I was going to add a photo to show you, but can’t work out how.ReplyCancel

        • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

          Awe that is fantastic! Nice work, Joanne.:)ReplyCancel

  • I love this idea but never get around to doing. I so have to do it soon.ReplyCancel

I have recently given Miss 9’s bedroom a make over.  We moved into this house when I was pregnant with Miss 9, when I found out I was having a girl I couldn’t help myself and painted a pink feature wall in her bedroom.  So really I presumed pink was going to be her favourite colour.  I […]

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  • LOVE!!! I actually have blog post for Monday about how much i would love to do icecream room. Many of these items are featured. Great minds!! Well done :)ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      It’s just so colourful!! Miss 11 is eyeing off the watermelon and pineapple range, I would have so much fun helping her redecroate her bedroom as I am loving watermelons at the momentReplyCancel

      • Oh i love pineapples & watermelon… i did post other week showing ranges of both. I asked which team readers were on. I wish i had lots of rooms to decorate.. kids rooms are so much fun!ReplyCancel

  • Wow Kat, you truly have outdone yourself, it looks fantastic! I have total (when I was 9) bedroom envy! I will have to head to Adairs to shop for my little girl…she’s 3 & a half and still in a cot! Well her cot turns into a ‘bed’ but it still looks like a cot to me! Thanks for the fantastic tips! P.s your fairy painting is precious!ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      LOL I do too Jenni, I was never able to chose the colour and linens for my bedroom when younger so I am really open to my kids picking what they want and feeling comfortable in their bedroom and making it theirs. I love all this colour and I think the polka dot wall just finishes it all off beautifully.ReplyCancel

  • rebecca

    Hi, I love the bed!! where did you get it from?ReplyCancel

    • Tara

      I could be wrong but it looks like it’s from ‘Incy Interors’ReplyCancel

      • Tara

        *interiorsReplyCancel

      • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

        The bed is also from Adairs. It can only be brought in store and not online.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Hi Rebecca, The bed is from Adairs. It can only be purchased in store and not online though.ReplyCancel

  • Oh this looks gorgeous Katrina! I love the colour scheme and the gorgeous pops of pastel colours. That ice cream lamp is seriously fun too. Great makeover! xReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Thank you Vanessa.:) Colourful and happy.:)ReplyCancel

  • Kate

    Love it! Had to laugh – painted my daughter’s room pink when we moved in and she was 8 months old – now nearly 7 and has declared she wants it green! I am hoping to hold out until after Christmas though :) Think I will start by getting her to choose bed linen, too. Looks lovely Kat!ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Ooh thank you Kate! Yes it is beautiful.:) Great idea with picking the linen first, she may just change her mind on what colour she wants to paint her wall. Also trying to match the linen might b harder if you paint first.ReplyCancel

  • Looks so fresh and bright – gorgeous!ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Thank you Kez! Miss 9 is thrilled to pieces with her new room.:)ReplyCancel

  • Leesa

    Love the room – just beautiful. Just wondering the purpose of the wire basket under the pink table? and where the pink table came from. Thank you :)ReplyCancel

    • leesa

      Oops – just saw tables are from Adairs xReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Hi Leese, Yes the little pink table is from Adairs and the white basket is for her to put things in ( she likes to put her slippers in there so on a winters morning they are nice and close).ReplyCancel

  • LOVE IT Kat. Well done!
    What an awesome space for a special little lady!
    C xReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Ooh thank you Claire! Yes Miss 9’s room is just so colourful, it is a really happy place.:)ReplyCancel

  • Tammy

    Love the desk! Where isn’t from?ReplyCancel

  • Tammy

    Sorry, “is” not “isn’t” :)ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Hi Tammy, It is so cute isn’t it! The white desk is from Bambino Home. They have a huge selection, i fully recommend them.:)ReplyCancel

  • This room looks amazing and I think that you should become a decorator! Keep going!ReplyCancel

  • Debbie

    Hi there, just wondering if you were able to let me know where you got your daughters I-pod cube docking station? My daughter, also 9 is working on a similar room for herself! We are off to buy the shelving and lamp on Thursday! :)ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Hi Debbie, I got the ipod docking station at Big W a long time ago. Unfortunately i don’t think they sell them anymore as i have looked because i wanted another one for my lounge room. If you come across them somewhere else please let me know.:)ReplyCancel

  • So amazing post! I love the pictures! I have five-year-old daughter and I want to renovate her room. I got some very cool ideas from this article! Thanks!ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Fantastic, Pamela! I just love the colour dots on her wall. it adds a lot of colour and gives off a happy vibe.:)ReplyCancel

This post is sponsored by Howards Storage World I am really sad to admit the twins, now 11 are taller than me.  They are growing so fast, thankfully have their fathers genes.  But in doing so Mr 11’s current wardrobe system is no longer working.  The cubed system was great when he was younger  but now his pants […]

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  • Joanne Quinn

    Looks great. Lots of inspiration. I have just changed to the flocked hangers myself and am wondering why I didn’t do it sooner!
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  • Aimee Douglas

    Good timing for us, we’ve just moved our 11 turning 12 in a weeks boy to another room and needed ideas for the wardrobe!
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  • Jacqui Moore

    Thanks for the detailed post. Great to see your many good ideas! ReplyCancel

  • Jacqui Moore

    Thanks for the detailed post. Great to see your many good ideas! ReplyCancel

  • Janelle Civijovski

    Any tips re getting children to keep their rooms tidy? I’ve tried a few different things the last few years but I’m the only one who seems interested in keeping anything tidy!ReplyCancel

  • Looks fantastic! Love the elfa system.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      It’s a great system to mix and change how you want. If we ever move the next people could change it all up to suit them.ReplyCancel

  • Marion

    what a fantastic idea for the socks and underwear not folding them. Why have I not found this idea sooner would of saved me so much effort. Brilliant.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      Yes Marion, stop folding them will save yourself so much time. I have started putting all my kids socks and undies in a pile and get them to sort them, so much easier.ReplyCancel

  • Lara B

    I have been looking at the Elfa system for a while now, with this and your daughters wardrobe it has given me some great ideas. Is it easy to move the shelves?ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      Yes you simply lift the shelf up take the brackets off the back panels and then place at another height, clip brackets back in put shelf back on then your right to do, all within seconds. Very easy to do.ReplyCancel

  • We are about to move Mr almost 12 into his own room, so this is quite useful! My two boys share a room and it’s tight, always messy and a step away from complete chaos. I normally go through it once a year and toss all the packaging they feel the need to keep for eternity, but I haven’t had a chance to do it for a while, so it’s pretty trashed at the moment.

    As an aside, I have the Elfa drawers in my laundry as sorting baskets. Brilliant! And I have two in the bottom of my pantry – one has lunch box snacks in it, and the other has drink bottles.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      Miss Maudy, Love your idea of the Elfa baskets in the laundry! Good luck with organising your boys room.:)ReplyCancel

  • Kate

    Looks so functional – fantastic. :)

    Just wondering if you can share the overall dimensions (HxWxD) of the robe space? We’re currently looking to renovate to create a 3rd bedroom so all kids can have their own rooms, and am trying to gauge what a usable BIR space would be – this looks great, but I think it’s probably smaller than what I’m currently allowing. And space I save in the BIR will go to the new bathroom, so keen to maximise use of all spaces!!

    Thanks,
    KateReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      Hi Kate, Sure the dimensions are H: 2.4 W: 1.66 D: 500mm
      Good luck and would love to see photos when its completed.:)ReplyCancel

  • Kellie

    I have that space for two boys which I am just about to tackle. I have just put in bunk beds that has lots of shelf space but nothing underneath as a trundle. We do have a tall boy. I would need all across for hanging for both and all the Lego storage and you boxes under the bed now need to go in there. Would love some suggestions :)ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      Kellie, i would try looking at Howards Storage World or even Ikea. I get a lot of great organising ideas from there.ReplyCancel

  • Mum's Closet

    I love this Kat. We are about to build a new house – I definitely got some great ideas for wardrobe storage for the kids rooms from this post, especially for Mr 15.
    Thank you, Claire x
    http://www.mumscloset.com.au/ReplyCancel

  • Marieka Battiato

    loving this idea – perfect timing for us too – we need to do this now ! thanks !!ReplyCancel

  • Elizabeth

    Hi there, fantastic idea and looks great but could you tell us how much the entire new fit out cost?

    Even a shopping list quote with itemised prices for each part so we can pick and choose what we can afford if we cannot afford to fit out the entire thing?

    Thanks!ReplyCancel

  • Marieka Battiato

    loving this idea – perfect timing for us too – we need to do this now ! thanks !!ReplyCancel

  • Bron

    Thanks Katrina this is very helpful. I would like to revamp my 12 yo boy’s wardrobe. It has built-in wooden shelves to one side and then a hanging rail across the rest. Can you retro-fit the sliding baskets onto existing wooden shelving? Otherwise I guess I will just use unfixed boxes/baskets from HSW or ikea etc to stash T-shirts etc

    Thank youReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      Bron, I would suggest taking your measurements into Howard’s Storage World and the team their will be able to suggest the best shelving or you.:)ReplyCancel

  • Leesa

    Hey Kat
    For a new season do you have a minimum number of new clothes you buy – say 10 tees?ReplyCancel

  • Kate - Kat's Assistant

    Hi Leesa, No not really. If i see something i like thats pretty i buy it. I don’t really have a one in one out rule.ReplyCancel

This is a guest post by Lisa from Mummy’s Undeserved Blessings Are you one of those mums who are really good at rotating your kid’s toys? I admit I am terrible at rotating toys.  I think that is a great idea, but I NEVER get around to it. I think in my five years of […]

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  • Karen Morley

    Great tips Lisa :)ReplyCancel

  • Eva Lewis

    Brilliant idea Lisa. I find that my son has so many toys and does get overwhelmed quite easily. I tried rotating them on a shelf, but it hasn’t really worked. I am going to do this, such a great idea and an easy way to keep everything tidy!ReplyCancel

  • Elyssa King

    Can I please ask where that white kids table & chairs are from??? 😉 ReplyCancel

  • Belinda Denning

    Elyssa King I was wondering exactly the same!! ReplyCancel

  • From Mum to Me

    Great idea – I started rotating toys a while back, and would put them away in the spare room. Then one day I realised I was always putting toys ‘away’ and never getting any others out. Oh well… back to the drawing board – maybe this would be a good time to do an inventory. ReplyCancel

  • H.

    This is a great idea. It’s like an in-house library, really isn’t it. A small photo beside each one is a good idea for non-readers.

    It also helps to identify toys that the kids have grown out of or no longer ask for that can be passed on to friends or a charity.ReplyCancel

  • Rachel Hockey ?

    Yes and the tent please!! Gorgeous space! ReplyCancel

  • Elyssa King

    Does anyone have an idea, where to find these white table & chairs????? Would really love to know 😉 ReplyCancel

  • Vanessa Rowse

    Great tips Lisa! Thanks for sharing. xReplyCancel

  • Nice reading your post. I like your blog .ReplyCancel

This Monday, I shared the toy room makeover for the first winner of the Kia Australia ‘Win The Organised Housewife For A Day’ competition. Keeping toys organised is one of the biggest issues around the house, so I’ve collected a few more ideas to help your space too. Is your dress-ups box overflowing? Add a […]

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  • Carolyn Cunningham

    Some fabulous ideas (yet again)! Thank you so much.ReplyCancel

  • Rochelle Badolato Ashkenazi

    Great ideas I love Ikea!ReplyCancel

  • Hayley

    Great ideas! I store card games in Sistem storage containers, almost identical to those soap containers! Readily available at woollies and a great range of colours! (I store the cards in see through ones!)ReplyCancel

  • Penny Clark Miles

    I always wondered what that IKEA Komplement hanger was for !!ReplyCancel

  • Dianne Pillar

    I love the soap box idea for cards – fantastic!ReplyCancel

This post is sponsored by Kia Australia Recently I travelled down to visit Claire from Penrith NSW, who was the first winner of the Kia Australia ‘Win The Organised Housewife for a day’ competition.   Kia Australia are helping my dream of being able to help a few of my readers to organise an area in their […]

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  • Marie O'Neill

    Great work Kat! This looks amazing and gives me lots of good ideas!ReplyCancel

  • Narelle Hetherington

    Kat,
    you are a work of art : )
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  • Alice Faeth

    That is great – I am still trying to find a good lego solution!ReplyCancel

  • Olivia Statters

    Fantastic job you have done. What a lucky family they are to have you come in and do that for them. I would love to know where the little white desks are from?ReplyCancel

  • Lara Brown

    Great job. i was just looking at the Lego box thing was that from Ikea as well?ReplyCancel

  • Alyce Blyth

    Wow, that is a great transformation!!ReplyCancel

  • Leigh Gaeta

    Wow Kat, the room looks fantastic! The video looks good too! Can’t wait to see mine! :)ReplyCancel

  • Alana

    Wow, this makeover is truly amazing and quite inspiring that perhaps I can implement a few of the idea is my kids bedrooms and toy area, they just don’t like putting away their toys after playing with the, I think the toy rotation system will help eliminate some of the mess. Kat I can only imagine how this reader feels, so lucky to have you help and make a difference. I love reading your blog.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      Claire was very very grateful, she was such a lovely lady and a wonderful mother I am so pleased I had this opportunity to help her.ReplyCancel

  • It is a great makeover Kat. We recently did something similar with our toy storage and it made such a difference to keeping things tidy! Love it!ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      It does, and hopefully these little girls can grab the basket of items they want to play with and when finished pop it back into the basket and keep it tidy :)ReplyCancel

  • Jodie

    A great job well done! The presentation of the video was excellent. On your suggestion months ago (maybe even years) we bought from HSW, the containers that are divided up for shoe storage that go under your bed for Lego storage. Works a treat, we have 3 of them, so much easier for the boys to find that piece of Lego they are looking for when making things. Love your blog, keep up the excellent work!ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      I love those boxes, our local HSW sold out of them for awhile and I know many people were upset by it. They say shoe boxes, but there are so many more uses for them!! I loved how the video turned out too, truly amazing!ReplyCancel

  • Thank you for sharing the idea, I also struggling to clean up with the toy mess in my house.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      Sometimes Taty it’s simply seeing some other ideas from other homes and then implementing them to suit your home that sets the ball rolling… good luck :)ReplyCancel

  • Love this Kat! I would love to have you for a day at my place! Great video and the toy rotation system is such a good idea.ReplyCancel

  • Janet

    Lovely job. So good to see the rotation idea used . Perhaps the girls will gradually be able to give away some more toys too.ReplyCancel

  • Katrina, you are such an inspiration. You have so much talent and it’s so great to see you out there doing what you love and making a massive difference in families lives.ReplyCancel

  • Neha Jolly

    This is just AWESOME!!!!! It gave me so many tips to follow for my toddlers room!!!ReplyCancel

  • Carissa Gorman

    Amazing so inspirational, what a calm inviting creative space it becameReplyCancel

  • Leesa

    well aren’t you the natural actress!!
    Love how this has all been put together, fantastic jobReplyCancel

  • Renee

    That playroom is awesome. I especially love the desk in the middle of the room. It has definitely given me some ideas and inspiration.ReplyCancel

  • The family look so happy with the fabulous job you have done Katrina! And awesome work by Kia to get you around the country to help people out – it will make a huge difference to many families and inspire others into action. Looking forward to seeing more of your work!ReplyCancel

  • Louisa Gormley

    Kat, I adore this post its given me the solutions to help get our play room in order. The way I’ve been dealing with it is to just no enter the room :/ And that Kia is too cute! I’ll see how I go, but we may need to co-lab with a sponsored “sort the G house out” scenario, keen? Fancy a trip to SA, the beautiful Fleurieu Peninsula would love to host you!ReplyCancel

  • Divya Rao

    That’s such a neat job! These ‘before’ and ‘after’ videos always make me happy :-)
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  • Fatima Ebrahim

    When we moved house, I gave away a lot of the kids toys. They were so excited to have their own rooms and a garden, that they didn’t even notice that they only had a small box of toys eachReplyCancel

  • I just love this Kat – the video is fantastic and you’re able to make a difference in someone’s life!ReplyCancel

  • […] Monday, I shared the toy room makeover for the first winner of the Kia Australia ‘Win The Organised Housewife For A Day’ […]ReplyCancel

  • Sharon

    Love what you’ve done. I really love those desks, where can I find them?ReplyCancel

  • Louise Green

    What a huge improvement, well done.ReplyCancel

  • Leanne Renehan

    I love that the room looks like somewhere people live, not like it was modelled for a home magazine. It has great ideas that are practical for us all.ReplyCancel

  • […] declutter task for a little while, with the mix of school holidays and being away shooting for the Win the Organised Housewife for a Day competition I have been crazy busy.  However, I have found some time to get back into the office […]ReplyCancel

  • Kellie O'Brien

    This is fantastic, Kat! Very inspiring.ReplyCancel

  • Love all the storage solutions! What a make over! We have similar tubs too for babies and their accessories. Girl toys can be so fiddly and require so many bits. I thought boy toys would be worse with Lego, but girl toys are just as bad.ReplyCancel

  • I found this so touching and beautiful. The joy has been found again through some very clever and creative ideas. Well done Kat, what a wonderful lady you are!ReplyCancel

  • […] excess toys – do they have too much, consider rotating them […]ReplyCancel

  • […] will make it easier for the kids to keep their toy area tidy as they have less toys to mess up!  I helped a mum last year organise her toy room and we put away some of the duplicate bulkier toys to help reduce the clutter in the toy […]ReplyCancel

  • […] Don’t forget you could adapt a toy rotation system if you have excess toys, read more here. […]ReplyCancel

  • […] which store bulky items underneath – I helped this family makeover their playroom helping improve storage ideas for toys. It was really important to leave the Lego table as her girls enjoyed playing on it, plus it […]ReplyCancel

This post is sponsored by Stuff Masters I love sharing new and exciting products with you and I am thrilled to share this rather unique unit created by a great Aussie business called Stuff Masters.  The story behind this fab unit is beautiful… Stephen and his wife have 4 kids, Mrs Stuff was searching for […]

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  • Isobel

    What a brilliant idea! Although I don’t know if I’d have them in the hallway-as they aren’t very attractive- maybe in the garage? Extremely practical though-and a lovely story of how they came about though.ReplyCancel

    • I agree Isobel, such a sweet story and he listened to exact what his wife wanted. The garage would be the perfect place, or even in the kids bedrooms to store books and hand school uniforms from too.ReplyCancel

  • meandmyreadymadefamily

    That is such a great idea. I love how you’ve added the charts so it is like a command centre for the kids!ReplyCancel

    • It’s a great little centre, you could also remove the charts and put hooks on the side to hang their school uniforms. So many different possibilities!ReplyCancel

  • Kelly law

    Love this! wish I could get them for in the UK!ReplyCancel

    • They are very unique Kelly, I have not seen them anywhere myself either before StuffMasters contacted me and made me aware of them.ReplyCancel

  • Megan Jamieson

    These would be perfect for my two little boys, shame you can’t get them in NZ.ReplyCancel

    • Such a pity Megan, have you contacted StuffMasters, see if they can help out at all??ReplyCancel

  • Susan Potts

    These are very clever – wish I’d had these when my kids were all little. I would have them in their bedrooms next to their study desks – that way they have access to the books they have to lug to and from school.ReplyCancel

    • Susan, that’s a great idea, we were trying to decide between the front entry or next to the kids beds, we decided front entry to tidily store all the shoes and there was enough space needed.ReplyCancel

  • Cherie

    How perfect! This is exactly what we need.
    p.s. I love your girls school bags, where did you get them? :)ReplyCancel

    • Cherie, I asked them same thing when I was setting up and the reader mentioned she purchased them a few years ago from Dreamworld.ReplyCancel

  • mone

    i want one with a spot for my work bag etc as well as for the kids heheheheReplyCancel

    • that’s a great idea mone, they could be used for so many different things. If I had more room in my garage I would like them for the kids sports gear!ReplyCancel

  • Christy

    I wish my partner would let me get one of these, the front door is a jumbled mess but he doesn’t see the point. Maybe it’s because it would be used to clean his mess more than the kids lolReplyCancel

  • Celeste Thomson

    Great idea – an extra would be a small side cupboard for bats, hockey sticks etc. Gorgeous design love it.ReplyCancel

  • Kylie @ Handmade Kids

    Wow, love this idea- what a great Australian product :)ReplyCancel

  • This post is fantastic Katrina. I just love the launch pad. I am forever tripping over school bags when I walk through the door.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      It is such a great unit, keeping everything beautifully tidy!ReplyCancel

  • […] more school bag nook ideas here:  25 School Bag nook ideas  |  24 reader school bag nooks  |  Storage unit for school bags  |  more nook […]ReplyCancel

At the beginning of this Back to School Series I asked what topics you would like me to write about, there were quite a few readers asking for tips on how to help high school kids, organise study time and their desks.  As I don’t have teenagers myself I put the call out for somebody […]

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This post is sponsored by Howards Storage World My beautiful Miss 10 (soon to be 11) is growing so very quickly, she thankfully has her dad’s genes as she is already the same height as me.  I imagine all my kids will tower over me in merely a few years. Last year I reorganised the […]

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  • Marina

    Such a practical makeover :) Love the butterfly earrings holder. We are about to makeover Miss (will be) 8 yr’s room for her birthday next week. I was in a muddle about her wardrobe, but you’ve given me some fabulous ideas :) Thanks :)ReplyCancel

  • Claire

    That looks fantastic – do you know if you can install a similar system without removing the top shelf? We are about to build a house and we’re having those top shelves installed. Thanks so much for your ideas!ReplyCancel

    • Trouble_Kat

      You certainly can, you just buy shorter uprights… also be aware that this post is sponsored – there are other similar options available out there!ReplyCancel

      • Yes you don’t have to remove the top shelf, it just means you have to work around the design with the current shelf in mind.ReplyCancel

    • Hi Claire, you can design the whole thing yourself and make it as high as you need. The team instore can help you with the design, I also got some ideas via the Elfa System Catalogue. There are also so many great add ons which would be suitable for your wardrobe, shoe racks, jewellery storage etc.ReplyCancel

  • Trouble_Kat

    The difference is amazing! I couldn’t afford to change master 4’s cupboard (or mine) yet, so I have put up with the shelving that was already there, and added an extra hanging rod that attaches to the high rod, now his out of season clothes go on the top rod and the in season clothes go on the bottom!
    Can’t wait to afford to do a proper set up in my own cupboard!!ReplyCancel

  • Joni Ibarra

    Our daughters are the same age & I have the same dillemma. Thanks for the inspiration!ReplyCancel

    • Hope it helps Joni, my Miss is loving her new space and it’s stayed tidy!!ReplyCancel

  • AlyceB

    What a fabulous new space! I bet you have one very happy tween on your hands!ReplyCancel

  • Jacqui

    Could you give us some idea of how much this system would cost? I’d like to do something similar in my wardrobe!ReplyCancel

    • Karen O'Sullivan

      just from looking at their site I’d allow at least $1000. probably do it much cheaper sourcing items from discount stores etcReplyCancel

  • Anna

    I would be happy if Miss just 9’s wardrobe looked like your before pic! She “cleaned” her room the other day – the room looked amazing, the wardrobe, not so much lol.ReplyCancel

  • Karen O'Sullivan

    Looks great but did the poor girl really need you to share her undies on the internet.ReplyCancel

  • Justine Saidman

    Personally I’m not an Elfa fan. I did, however, buy some awesome drawer organisers from Ikea which have worked wonders in my incredibly untidy twin girls’ drawers! I used them for separating underwear into socks, undies and then a box for pjs and then the girls also have another one for leggings and other bits and pieces. My girls chose their own colours for these organisers which ensures that they know which is their drawer.

    You’re lucky that your daughter is tall! My girls are on the short side so they would never manage to reach a high rail in the cupboard, but I love the way that you have separated things out on different rungs. It makes perfect sense!ReplyCancel

    • Sorting makes it so much easier for them to find things and put them away again when clean, love the sound of your wardrobe, sounds very organised! Yes, my daughter certainly has her fathers gene when it comes to her height, Miss Tween and her twin brother are both the same height as me.ReplyCancel

  • Julia K

    I found SHOES to be a real problem with my girls. I ended up going with the acrylic shoe cubes from Howards. Both my girls have a little alcove in the end of their wardrobes and the shoe cubes fit in neatly. They stack so you can build the shoe cubby tower as tall as you need to accommodate however many shoes they have. They weren’t the cheapest of things to buy, but I considered it an investment in my sanity as I LOATHE seeing shoes lying about. It is SO much easier to keep things organised if everything has a home.ReplyCancel

  • 1ofthzoo

    Wow that is so funny, we just went to Bunnings to do the same thing with our ten year old’s room, so project is underway. a great tip to save on painting if you don’t want to repaint is to use the decals – ebay has some great finds to brighten up the walls. And Jacqui, its not very expensive, depending on how many draws/shelves you put in, you are only looking on average $150.00 to $200.00. Bunnings has some great tips, and even some graph paper to draw a sketch model up to fit your desired layout. Great fun!ReplyCancel

  • Amanda

    I love the way you have folded the shorts, that way she can see them all without destroying the pile! Going to use this tip for Master 7!!! Out of interest, did you remove the top wire shelf (as pictured in the top 2 pics of new design)? Just wondered what its purpose was? Or is it needed for the structural integrity of the system?ReplyCancel

  • Tisia Sims

    I’m going to be getting my 8 year old granddaughter soon. Thank you for the suggestions.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      Happy it has been able to help you Tisia :)ReplyCancel

  • Lime & Mortar

    What a lucky daughter. You’ve made a fantastic tween wardrobeReplyCancel

  • jjoanne

    Beautiful work. I saw on alejandra costello’s Page that she lays the plastic IKEA shelf protector on the shelf where you have her jewellery etc to make it more stable and things don’t fall through. I thought that was a great idea.ReplyCancel

    • Katrina

      That is a great idea, I do have the plastic matting over the area with the jewellery which makes it a solid type shelf, elfa make a version that fits perfectly :) Might have to go look at alejandra’s page :)ReplyCancel

  • Alex

    Hey Guys ?
    I know this post is sponsored by Howards (as much as I love them!) But if you go to Store & Order (formerly Store) they have their own ‘home brand’ which works with all the Elfa range. You can use that for all the basics, then if there are any specific drawers (e.g. pant rails) the Elfa slots right in ?ReplyCancel

    • Alex

      Sorry, just to follow up, that’s exactly what I’ve done, with an 1900mm wide space, after putting in all of the drawers (8) shelves (6) pant rails and hanging rails, it ended up costing about $1,500-$2,500 (I did it all in stages, and I splurged a little on the birch finish for the drawers as it’s an open space!)ReplyCancel

      • Katrina

        The birch would be a really lovely finish Alex!ReplyCancel

  • […] wanted to use the same Elfa Solution as my daughters (his twin sisters) wardrobe, she has managed to keep it very tidy and the extra storage space it created is just amazing.  I […]ReplyCancel

  • Ellie

    Hi! Just wondering where you got the shelving in the before pic!
    Looking for something similar for my wardrobe and have struck out!

    Thank youuReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Hi Ellie, I got everything from Howards Storage World. The were fantastic and we are so very happy with how it all turned out.ReplyCancel

Over this Christmas – New Year period I want to share with you some of my favourite posts from the archives Click here to read more:  40+ Lego Storage Ideas

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This is a guest post by reader Melissa P I had been looking for a way to store my daughters headbands when purely by chance while cleaning out my craft supplies and repair basket I discovered that a baby formula tin was the perfect size to hold headbands.  As a bonus the inside of the […]

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  • Roslyn Woodhouse

    What a fantastic idea! Can I use it for a craft group?ReplyCancel

  • Rowena

    Perfect. I am rescuing my last formula tin out of the recycling as I type! Genius! Baby doesn’t have much hair but her 3yr old sister does, and a lot of headbands!ReplyCancel

    • Perfect timing you managed to save a tin, I think this idea is just brilliant!!ReplyCancel

  • Kirsty

    I love this too! This is the best idea I’ve seen that will work for my daughter. All her hairties and hairclips will also fit inside the tin too! Soooo excited about seeing this.ReplyCancel

    • Kirsty

      Now just to think of someone who buys baby formula!ReplyCancel

  • Rebecca

    I use a brushed steel wine bucket (like they would use in a cafe – all the decoration comes from the headbands!ReplyCancel

  • Carmen

    You can also use old Milo tins.ReplyCancel

  • Venita Martin

    Love the idea! Just what I was looking for….Thank youReplyCancel

  • My kids are off formula now but a large Milo tin would also work!ReplyCancel

    • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

      Yes great idea Krissy!ReplyCancel

  • Katharina

    awesome idea!!! Will do this as a craft project with my 5yo daughter!
    So in love with your site Kat! Only just found it… In time for the 20 day cleaning challenge, which I just started bit later :) never been more excited about being a mum & house wife :) Keep the ideas coming ladies!ReplyCancel

  • Katrina - The Organised Housewife

    Ooh how lovely Katharina! Welcome to the group.:)ReplyCancel

I have not made any dramatic changes to Miss 10’s room since she was 2.  I originally painted the wall pink, which was and still is her favourite colour.  Over the years we have changed the doona covers and added tid-bits to her desk and dresser.  But she is growing up too quickly before my […]

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  • Elizabeth

    This is a beautiful “makeover”. My little one is not quite up to this stage but I do need to update her desk. Where did you get your daughter’s desk?
    Thanks,
    ElizabethReplyCancel

    • Lisa

      Yes – I love the desk. Where did it come from?ReplyCancel

  • Lynette Kemeny

    wow, how do you keep that room so military ?? my daughter is 11 and I’ve been working on her room, but most of the time its a tip….but I like the lived in feeling, your DD’s would be nice with curtains to soften it up more.ReplyCancel

    • sadly she can’t have curtains, I agree they would really soften up the room. She has dust mite allergies and dust mites really love curtains, so blinds it is!ReplyCancel

  • Rachael

    I love this room!! Just wondered where you got her desk from?ReplyCancel

  • Renaye

    i reckon paint the wall teal, the pink will all pop and it will look AMAZING, be brave : )ReplyCancel

    • I do like that idea Renaye, I think it would look really nice too!ReplyCancel

      • melissa

        Adding a bit of gold would be nice as well and very on trendReplyCancel

  • Kim

    My daughter has the exact same desk that we are updating the look of her room (she is 8) …. the desk came from
    http://bambinohome.com.au/love-heart-study-desk/

    :)ReplyCancel

  • Just Gorgeous.ReplyCancel

  • Teresak

    Very lovely
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  • Alyce

    Gorgeous bedding!ReplyCancel

  • Lisa Warren

    Loving the makeover so far! Great job Kat. Your daughter must be so happy.ReplyCancel

  • karen

    looking for inspiration for my tween and came across your room – beautiful – am de-desking mine and looking for some other special pieces but still not sure what exactly to “bling” the room…………any suggestions – I live in Nth Qld so trawling the net for stores for more variety? TIAReplyCancel

  • Emma

    Looks very pretty and functional! Just wondering how long ago you bought the Butterfly print from Belle Collection. Can’t seem to find it online.
    ThanksReplyCancel

  • Lisa

    Where did you get the bed side lamp- think I want it more for my room not my daughters.ReplyCancel

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