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Lola’s Big Girl Room Tour

August 16, 2016 in Decor, KIDspiration, Uncategorized - 4 Comments - 4 min read
toddler room, baby room, nursery, girl room, boy room, floor bed, montessori floor bed, kids decor, kids dream room, toddler bed, kids bed, house frame bed, teepee, kids fort, playroom, kids playroom, dream playroom

Lola’s Big Girl Room Tour

August 16, 2016 in Decor, KIDspiration, Uncategorized - 4 Comments - 4 min read

Lola’s Big Girl Room Tour

Oh Happy Play, a Florida mother blogger, shares her daughter Lola's Big Girl Room Tour. Check it out and see what you need to recreate this cute girls room!

Being the second child and born a mere 16 months after her older sister, Lola never technically got her own room. We moved our oldest to a “big girl room” about halfway through my pregnancy and when Lola was born we moved her directly into the existing nursery. Now that she is almost a year and a half we decided it was time to give her a space of her own! I teamed up with some great shops and got to decorating! So here is Lola’s big girl room reveal!

The theme that was decided on was “Whimsical.” I imagined a dreamy place for Lola to relax and play filled with inviting colors and mythical creatures. I quickly focused on mermaids and unicorns and adorned the room in pink and mint. The colors worked so well with each other and the pre-existing wall color left from the nursery. Although Lola is still in her crib at the present moment I wanted to make the feature of this room that beautiful framed house bed we had locally designed and made. Once we transition her to her new bed we will remove the crib and which will open that space up a bit. This big move should be happening over the next few months as my older daughter was transitioned to the same floor style bed around this age (15 months). You can read about her transition here.

Oh Happy Play, a Florida mother blogger, shares her daughter Lola's Big Girl Room Tour. Check it out and see what you need to recreate this cute girls room!

The bed itself is a statement piece but what really catches everyone’s eyes right away is the beautiful ‘Moon & Star Cloud Mobile’ by Baby Jives. My main focus for her room was to inspire imagination and promote healthy sleep patterns. The floor bed itself is designed to be easily accessible to her thus making it a spot that is inviting and relaxing but the cloud mobile is the icing on the cake! As she lies there looking up she is sure to be relaxed with it’s gentle spins and twirls. There is nothing more tranquil than that!

Oh Happy Play, a Florida mother blogger, shares her daughter Lola's Big Girl Room Tour. Check it out and see what you need to recreate this cute girls room!

Oh Happy Play, a Florida mother blogger, shares her daughter Lola's Big Girl Room Tour. Check it out and see what you need to recreate this cute girls room!

At first glance you will notice the complete lack of toys in her room. This is because although she does play in her room, it is more of a place for her to grow her imagination. There is nothing battery operated in this space. Instead everything in her room promotes open-ended play, meaning everything in there is only operated by her imagination! We have a playroom with plenty of the other stuff but the girl’s bedrooms are not the place for them. When it comes time to sleep I want them to focus on their natural body queues and having less of a distraction will help with that. I stocked her room with her favorite books, some cuddly plush friends and a few wooden toys that she loves and that is it. If the house ever gets a bit too hectic or the days become long, I want this space to be hers. Hers to dream, to relax to imagine!

Oh Happy Play, a Florida mother blogger, shares her daughter Lola's Big Girl Room Tour. Check it out and see what you need to recreate this cute girls room!

Oh Happy Play, a Florida mother blogger, shares her daughter Lola's Big Girl Room Tour. Check it out and see what you need to recreate this cute girls room!

Oh Happy Play, a Florida mother blogger, shares her daughter Lola's Big Girl Room Tour. Check it out and see what you need to recreate this cute girls room!

Here is how you can re-create this comfy oasis for your child!

  1. Bed: Designed with help from me & created locally in Pinellas County Florida by Lumber & Letters // FREE DIY Plans HERE
  2. ‘Moon & Star Cloud Mobile’ by Baby JivesOh Happy Play, a Florida mother blogger, shares her daughter Lola's Big Girl Room Tour. Check it out and see what you need to recreate this cute girls room!
  3. Bed textiles + accessories: Oh Happy Play, a Florida mother blogger, shares her daughter Lola's Big Girl Room Tour. Check it out and see what you need to recreate this cute girls room!
  4. Wall Hangings (Inside the Bed Frame):toddler room, baby room, nursery, girl room, boy room, floor bed, montessori floor bed, kids decor, kids dream room, toddler bed, kids bed, house frame bed, teepee, kids fort, playroom, kids playroom, dream playroom
  5. Rug: Restoration Hardware Kids
  6. Curtains, basket & side table: Target
  7. Willow the Deer: Cuddle + Kind
  8. Teepee area:toddler room, baby room, nursery, girl room, boy room, floor bed, montessori floor bed, kids decor, kids dream room, toddler bed, kids bed, house frame bed, teepee, kids fort, playroom, kids playroom, dream playroom
  9. Toy Bin: toddler room, baby room, nursery, girl room, boy room, floor bed, montessori floor bed, kids decor, kids dream room, toddler bed, kids bed, house frame bed, teepee, kids fort, playroom, kids playroom, dream playroom
  10. Play mat: I technically keep this IN the toy bin above but these play mats by Handmade Happiness by Ruth are just perfection! We take these out to eat, in the car, or even for quiet imaginative independent play before nap times. These are a favorite of mine AND my girls!
  11. Bow Bar: Belle + Blush Hanging Bow Bar
  12. Arrows: Target Pillowfort
  13. “For This Child I Prayed” sign: Burlap Blondie Burlap framed photo
  14. Mermaid Signs: Etsy (Seller is unfound now) wall decor little girls room tour
  15. Crown on Jellycat Bunny: Presh Toast Crowns
  16. Ballerina Flats: My Beautiful Little Shop Little girls room
  17. Piggy Bank: My Uncle/Aunt’s Learning Express store
  18. Sign over crib: “What if I Fall” Homespun Signs wall decor little girls room
  19. Crib: Pottery Barn Kids
  20. Name Blanket: Boca Baby Crib and gallery wall
  21. “Play with Fairies” Sign: Mini Learners Wall Decor
  22. Baby Book: Milestone Baby
  23. Changing Station:

 

That should cover it all! If there is anything you’re dying to know that I did not mention please let me know! I hope you love her room as much as we do.

Photo Cred: Kaley D Photography 

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Oh Happy Play, a Florida mother blogger, shares her daughter Lola's Big Girl Room Tour. Check it out and see what you need to recreate this cute girls room!

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  • 3 Reasons Your Toddler Needs A Floor Bed August 19, 2016 at 6:52 am

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  • Molly January 29, 2017 at 12:28 pm

    I love this room! It’s adorable! What’s the pillow thingy in the teepee?

    • ohhappyplay January 29, 2017 at 9:31 pm

      It’s a Dockatot! We love it!

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