Making it Yours (MIY) is a new feature for Making it Lovely. I’ll be following one piece of furniture through several stages in an imagined life and presenting a mood board for each. The first item I’m designing around is the .
The dresser was last seen in a little girl’s nursery, obviously decorated by her parents. Except now the little girl has grown up a bit and she wants little to do with her parents’ style. The and the are still there, but everything else has changed.
There’s a new , and she’s picked out . The walls have gone purpley-pink and a string of are strung up haphazardly. There are posters and pictures all over the place, including an awesomely cheeky print. Her are hung over the dresser, which is at this point covered in CDs, lip gloss, and who knows what else. The rest of her stuff is shoved into . The room is a study in controlled chaos and girlie style.
The dresser will next make it’s way to this young girl’s first tiny apartment…