Girls Fancy Bedroom Makeover

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I’ve been dreaming of this day for over six months, to be finished with my Girls Bedroom Makeover and reveal and share it with all of you! If you remember back last fall, I begged everyone I knew to vote for my girls in a room makeover. We were in the top ten, and they made the cutest little video with a song that we’ve been singing for 6 months….”We need our room to be, the cutest that you’re ever ever gonna see” (to the tune of Katy Perry’s This is a part of Me). With each little element we’ve placed in their room, my youngest keeps saying, “Our room is going to be soooo cute” and as I tucked them into bed last night, I finally said, “Your room is DONE!” We laid in the bed and looked around, I couldn’t stop smiling. I love it so much, and I’m so happy that they do, too.

Enjoy lots of fun pictures, and in the coming days, I’ll share tutorials and tips on how I put together each element. So keep checking back!

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Just for fun, here is a before and after side by side:

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To get a feel for the room in action, I made a little video tour of the room! {Click the play button to watch}

I’ll be sharing posts in the next few days, but for now, view these links for more info:

Girls Play Vanity

Stenciled Ceiling

Riley Blake Designs Quilt

Silhouette Canvas

Girls Gallery Wall

Pink Wood Planked Walls

Fabric Pennant Banner

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Gallery Wall Printables

Before and After’s

Girls Tee Pee Portrait Session

Do you have a favorite part of the room?!? Do let me know!!!


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  1. Oh, WOW, WOW, WOW!

    This is simply amazing — I absolutely love each and every detail.

    GREAT job!!!!!

    • Kristen Duke says:

      thank you so much Rachel!!

  2. so so cute! you seriously are talented πŸ™‚ i bet your girls love it.

  3. KRISTEN!!!! I adore it!! My daughter and I have been talking about her room and I can’t wait to show her these pictures! She is going to positively swoon! Love it and can’t wait for all of the tutorials! Way to hit a homerun!!

    • Kristen Duke says:

      thank you so much, Natalie!!! I love your enthusiasm, my girls love it and that makes me so happy!!!

  4. Looks great Kristen! We are in the middle of redoing our boys room as they are now ready to ‘move in’ together! They are so excited! I love all the details you put in the girls’ room; can’t wait to see your tutorials! πŸ™‚
    Mackenzie πŸ™‚

    • Kristen Duke says:

      thanks, mackenzie, that’s funny that your boys want to “move in” together, very sweet!

  5. Karyn says:

    Love, love, love it Kristen! I bet your girls adore it!

    • Kristen Duke says:

      thanks, Karyn, they do, and that makes it so worth it!

  6. Raelene Hill says:

    WOW! Love the finished room! How can these girls help to be joyful every morning when they wake up to such colorful whimsy! Great vision – Awesome room!

    • Kristen Duke says:

      thanks so much for all your help, mom, they do love it!!

  7. It is SO perfect! I love every little detail. I can’t wait for the rest of the tutorials!

    • Kristen Duke says:

      Thank you, McKenzie, most of the tutorials are up now!

  8. What a fun room!! I love the chandelier, the pink walls, the banners, the dress form on the dresser…..ahhh it is all so great and I bet they just LOVE it!!

    • Kristen Duke says:

      thank you thank you kimberley! It’s fun to hear the specifics of what you love–I’m so excited the chandelier worked out–I was so worried it wouldn’t!

  9. Leanne says:

    I love all the sweet little details you’ve added. The room is beautiful and I love all the bright and fun colors. I bet your girls are so happy with their new room.

    • Kristen Duke says:

      thank you so much Leanne! They do love it, they tell me every day!

  10. Good job! How fun for your girls. They have a great little space. I love the chandelier and the magnetic board!

    • Kristen Duke says:

      Thank you, Jenny! I am so happy to hear specifics of what you love, the chandelier was a first for me, so glad it turned out ok!

  11. Leire says:

    This is lovely Kristen!! So many colours into it! It’s a lovely, happy place to share with your sister. I LOVE IT!
    How do your daughters manage sharing a bed?

    I think my favourtites are the bunting and the wooden sign on top of the window.


    • Kristen Duke says:

      Yay, so glad you love the bunting and wooden sign! They are small still, so share a bed just fine. It does have a top bunk that we can attach later if they run out of room!

  12. Aline says:

    Awesome! Amazing! Incredible!! You are so good!!! Congrats to all of you for pulling it off so splendidly!

    My favorite is the lantern… but the entire room is amazing!!

    • Kristen Duke says:

      I’m so happy to hear you love the lantern, and the whole room. I’m so glad the room is DONE!

  13. Coley says:

    It turned out AMAZING! What lucky little girls you have! πŸ™‚

    • Kristen Duke says:

      thank you so much, Coley!!

  14. Jacqueline says:

    You did a great job pulling it all together! My favorite part is the inspirational quotes!!

    • Kristen Duke says:

      Thank you, Jacqueline! I hope the quotes sink in by staring at them enough!

  15. Colette says:

    It is absolutely darling, kristen! I’m sure they’re gonna love that vanity. πŸ™‚ I like that magnetic board to show off their creations!

  16. Amanda says:

    You did SUCH an amazing job!!! My little girl would be in heaver in that room… thanks for all the wonderful and creative ideas!!

  17. Maria says:

    Wow! It looks amazing! Love all of the colors!

  18. Nicole says:

    LOVE IT! It’s so fun, and pretty, and girly, and cute! I would have loved a room like this when I was a little girl, and I hope to make a room like this for my daughter one day. Thanks for the inspiration!

  19. What a cute, fun room! Lucky little girls!

  20. Wow Kristen! You guys did an amazing job. I am sure they are loving their new room!!

  21. The ceiling is beautiful surprise! And the sign that says, “your once upon a time is now” – love it!

  22. My daughter would LOVE this room! I love the pink and turquoise, and that bunting is adorable!

  23. Heather says:

    Their room looks beautiful, Kristen!!! I love it and all the creative ideas you incorporated – it’s just amazing!

  24. Jenny Whiting says:

    This is such a beautiful room! I love it. I have three boys and 1 girl (girl is 7, 2nd oldest) and I wish so much that she had a sister to share a room with. Of course, she wishes the same. On your gallery wall post, I had to chuckle when you said you worried about the 4 year age difference between your girls. I would just love, love, love to have two girls, no matter what the age difference. Sisters are the best! Anyhow… I really love the planked wall and look forward to your tutorial. I am hoping to talk my husband into doing a plank wall soon, maybe even this week. I’m curious about what kind of material/wood you used. As always, your pictures and quotes are all beautiful! Love the sign over the window! I will have to copy that. Great job!

  25. I love the fun use of color – I bet she loves her room!

  26. it looks amazing, kristen. love all the color!:)

  27. Looks fab, friend! Love it!! Your girls are in heaven, for sure!! XO

  28. Kristen, everything looks amazing! I love the bright colors and the pennant banner. Great job, friend!

  29. So inspiring! Such a precious room for your little girls!

  30. Amanda says:

    Kristen this is so incredible, what a fabulous makeover!

  31. Jeanne says:

    Oh my cute! I have two girls that share a room as well. They used to share a queen, but we did some rearranging of beds and now they have two twins and I am trying to find something cute for them. (Pinterest is so fun for that, but I don’t know how to work with wood yet, but I am trying to get brave) They would love so many aspects of that room! I personally love the way you made the walls look! I think I’d like to try that in my kitchen (of course not pink:) Such a great job! I am sure I will be back to get some inspiration. We are working with a cute blue pallet. Hoping to get going on some ideas now the weather is getting better in Idaho to take stuff out to paint!

  32. Wow – so bright and colourful! My mom would never have let me have these colours!!!

    So pretty


  33. how fun is this room! all the colors girls love and me too!!!

    beautifully decorated!

  34. How pretty everything turned out!!! Perfect for your little ladies!! LOVE the pink plank wall!!!

  35. This is absolutely STUNNING! I love everything from the stenciled ceiling, to the flags, to the pink subway walls, to the the posters and signs. You doing an amazing job and your girls are so lucky!

    • Kristen Duke says:

      Thank you so much Andrea, it really means a lot to hear back from everyone after all of my work, but the biggest prize is my girls adoration!

  36. Mindy says:

    You haven’t posted about your weight loss lately – you look great! Where do you keep all the clothes for the 2 girls!?

    • Kristen Duke says:

      Funny you mention it…I’m posting about my weight loss on Thursday–my one year anniversary!! I keep the girls clothes in their HUGH closet! I have another dresser in there along with space to hang, then the one dresser out in the room.

  37. This is totally adorable! I love the bright, girly colors, the bunting, the fun frames, everything! I found you at Lil’ Luna– thanks for sharing!

    ~Abby =)

  38. I love it! What a wonderful room for your little girl! My favorites are the banners and the sign about Happily ever after. Look forward to seeing how you did it. I’m a new follower. You should share at Transformed Tuesday I know my readers would love to see. Thanks so much for sharing.


  39. what a fun, bold bedroom!

  40. I love the colors! You did a great job :o)

  41. Such a cute room makeover! My daughter would LOVE this πŸ™‚ Just saw your link over at Tidy Mom and thought I’d come and check it out πŸ™‚

    I’d LOVE for you to link up a few recipes, projects or crafts at my weekend Link Party {The Weekend re-Treat} on The Best Blog Recipes that is going on right now!

    Hope to see you there!

  42. Lorie says:

    The room turned out SO CUTE!!!

  43. what a beautiful girls room! I love everything about it. If you get a chance, please link this up to my sunday linky party:

  44. Oooh! Kristen!! It’s SO beautiful! *You might also have a calling for interior design in addition to your mad photog skills and awesome writing!

  45. I LOVE LOVE LOVE this room!!!! The bright colors are so me! Just AMAZING! Love that gallery wall too! The glitter frames are KILLING me!

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