March 5, 2015
March 5, 2015
When we first moved into this house we put a very cheap, very easy feature wall in Connor’s room, and then we just painted it the same color as his room, a light blue – but I never really finished up his bedroom after that – so for his birthday this year we wanted to surprise with a room redo! James and I gathered everything we would need and kept it in our closet, and then on his birthday while he was at school we put it all together, and of course filled the room with balloons, and put present out too! The day before we did do the painting, because we wouldn’t have time for that all in one day, but we told him that was all we were doing. heehee
For the feature wall, I cannot remember exactly what we used, sorry, it’s been too long, but it was basically a wall panel package from Lowes, of wood pieces that were like tongue and groove and fit together a little, and then we just cut random length strips and put it on the wall with finishing nails, and painted it – all together it was literally like $65, and was so easy.
We painted that wall white this time, I just wanted it to stand out a little more, and then we moved his bed to a different wall, and painted the rest of the room a grey-ish blue. I wanted to do a sort of California Coastal theme, because that’s where I grew up, where James and I met and fell in love, and Connor had so much fun visiting as a baby. Cali will always hold a special place in my heart, I wanted Connor’s room to be fun and kid-like, but still reflect that Cali love a little. I chose navy and grey and white, and then Con loves orange, so I used that as the pop of bright child-like color.
Anyway, here’s how it turned out – he was thrilled!
For his bed, he had that bed and desk set already, from Pottery Barn Kids – but he needed some storage space, and I liked the idea of the bed being more of a feature, so I actually used those Besta cabinets from Ikea on each side of his bed, and the difference in the color was so slight I didn’t mind it! I kept the top half open storage, and added a door and hardware to the bottom half for closed storage. I found those 3 grey frames at Aaron Brothers and just fell in love with them, I let Connor choose which sea animals he wanted to put in them, and I just changed the files I had found online to orange in photoshop, and printed them at home!
I got these wall baskets at Home Goods, and thought they worked great between his new cabinet and the window, but his toys were falling through, so I added these baskets from Land Of Nod inside them, and it worked great! I think they are my favorite thing in the whole room – that and the white wood panel wall, yes, that wall – love!
I still wanted to keep the room child-like, because after-all, he is still a kid, so I kept some little decorating touches stuff he could play with – like his google eye fish, stuffed shark, fun baskets, and a few little secret stuff hiding containers – those are probably his favorite thing in the room, haha. And then of course, his most favorite book ever – The Book With No Pictures – if you haven’t picked up that one for your kiddo, do the whole family a favor and grab it, laughter will scream through your household :)
For his light I found this piece at the Pottery Barn outlet, and thought it was perfect for his space, so I bought a white light kit from like Target I think, and put it together – super easy, and unique! And then this sign below I had actually made for Connor back in 2011, so I found a great spot for it in his new room, and just got a cute little hook from Lowes to hang it from – easy peasy! If you wanna see the how-to on it, just check out this ol’ post – https://blog.mesmerizingmoments.com/five-fact-friday-5/
For his bedding I got everything from West Elm – my super amazing most favorite store ever – we use their CC, so when we bought the couch set for downstairs I was able to get a gift card for Connor’s entire new bedding set! We got the best down comforter that we could. Hello free stuff – I love you. If you shop their often, definitely check out that option – we aren’t huge on credit cards, so I was super hesitant, but whenever I buy anything there now I just swipe, then jump online and pay it right away – so I don’t forget, haha, and then I get reward gift cards all the time! Totally worth the teeny tiny hassle! Plus you of course get special insider sales and all that jazz.
Hope you liked the peek at my little man’s room – having a boy is so exciting to decorate for! A great place to mix that child-like wonder with masculinity, and have fun with it all! I think his room will always be one of my favorite spaces to decorate.
*Update for ya too! Ever since we finished this space for him, he loves spending time in there! He hadn’t spent a lot of time in his room up to this point, and now he just loves being in there – glad our hard work paid off, and he has that personal space to enjoy!
posted in :
Tell me everything! I want to know what isn't working for your business, so we can get busy fixing it! I love working with clients that are excited, so if that's you, hit inquire!
the ever thrilling
Agreement between User and https://mesmerizingmoments.com
Welcome to https://mesmerizingmoments.com. The https://mesmerizingmoments.com website (the "Site") is comprised of various web pages operated by Mesmerizing Designs ("Company"). https://mesmerizingmoments.com is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (the "Terms"). Your use of https://mesmerizingmoments.com constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. Please read these terms carefully, and keep a copy of them for your reference.
This Site is an E-Commerce Site.
The purpose of this website is to provide the user with Branding + Web Design, and business content to help grow their own personal businesses. I provide various items for sale to help with this goal, and I also provide free content in exchange for personal information, such as Instagram username.
|| NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ||
All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of Company or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.
You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Site. Company content is not for resale. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use, and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of Company and the copyright owner. You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of Company or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.
|| INTERNATIONAL USERS ||
The Service is controlled, operated and administered by Company from our offices within the USA. If you access the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use the Company Content accessed through https://mesmerizingmoments.com in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.
|| INDEMNIFICATION ||
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Company, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorney's fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site or services, any user postings made by you, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. Company reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with Company in asserting any available defenses.
|| ARBITRATION ||
In the event the parties are not able to resolve any dispute between them arising out of or concerning these Terms and Conditions, or any provisions hereof, whether in contract, tort, or otherwise at law or in equity for damages or any other relief, then such dispute shall be resolved only by final and binding arbitration pursuant to the Federal Arbitration Act, conducted by a single neutral arbitrator and administered by the American Arbitration Association, or a similar arbitration service selected by the parties, in a location mutually agreed upon by the parties. The arbitrator's award shall be final, and judgment may be entered upon it in any court having jurisdiction. In the event that any legal or equitable action, proceeding or arbitration arises out of or concerns these Terms and Conditions, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover its costs and reasonable attorney's fees. The parties agree to arbitrate all disputes and claims in regards to these Terms and Conditions or any disputes arising as a result of these Terms and Conditions, whether directly or indirectly, including Tort claims that are a result of these Terms and Conditions. The parties agree that the Federal Arbitration Act governs the interpretation and enforcement of this provision. The entire dispute, including the scope and enforceability of this arbitration provision shall be determined by the Arbitrator. This arbitration provision shall survive the termination of these Terms and Conditions.
|| LIABILITY DISCLAIMER ||
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. MESMERIZING DESIGNS AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE SITE AT ANY TIME.
MESMERIZING DESIGNS AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. MESMERIZING DESIGNS AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
|| TERMINATION/ACCESS RESTRICTION ||
Company reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Texas and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Texas in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Company as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. Company's performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Company's right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by Company with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.
Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and Company with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and Company with respect to the Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in English.
|| GENERAL PROVISIONS ||
This website is owned and operated by Mesmerizing Designs, in Texas, United States. This Website is offered and available to users who are eighteen years of age or older. By using this Website, you represent and warrant that you are of legal age to form a binding contract with the Mesmerizing Designs. Use this website at your own risk.
|| PURCHASES ||
If you wish to purchase any product or service made available through the Mesmerizing Designs Website ("Purchase"), you may be asked to supply certain information relevant to your Purchase including, without limitation, your website address, intent for use, your name, location, and email address.
|| REFUND + RETURN POLICY ||
Thank you for purchasing from Mesmerizing Designs. I know your investment means a lot to you, and I hope you consider the time and talent I put into the content as well. Due to the nature of the content I sell through my company, refunds will not be given. All sales are final, and I do not give refunds. By purchasing from my site, you agree that you shall not be entitled to a refund for any purchase, under any circumstances.
|| USE OF FREE DOWNLOADABLE CONTENT ||
I provide various resources on this Website, in exchange for personal information. I grant you a limited, personal, non-transferable license to use my resources for your own personal or business use. Except as otherwise provided, you acknowledge and agree that you have no right to modify, edit, copy, reproduce, create derivative works of, alter, enhance, or in any way exploit any of this content in any manner.
By downloading the free content, you agree that the content you download may only be used by you for your personal or business use and may not be sold or redistributed without the express written consent of Mesmerizing Designs. You further agree that you shall not create any derivative work based upon the content, and you shall not offer any competing products or services based upon any information contained in the content.
|| CHANGES TO TERMS ||
Company reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which https://mesmerizingmoments.com is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. Company encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.
Collection of your Personal Information
We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) entering a sweepstakes or contest sponsored by us or one of our partners; (c) signing up for special offers from selected third parties; (d) sending us an email message; (e) submitting your credit card or other payment information when ordering and purchasing products and services on our Site. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.
Sharing Information with Third Parties
Company does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Company may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Company, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Company may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Company or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Company; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Company, or the public.
Tracking User Behavior
Company may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within Company, in order to determine what Company services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Company to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Automatically Collected Information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Company. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Company website.
The Company website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Company pages, or register with Company site or services, a cookie helps Company to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Company website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Company features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Company services or websites you visit.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Security of your Personal Information
Company secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. Company uses the following methods for this purpose:
- SSL Protocol
When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol.
We strive to take appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or alteration of your personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that: (a) there are security and privacy limitations inherent to the Internet which are beyond our control; and (b) security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and us through this Site cannot be guaranteed.
Children Under Thirteen
Company does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.
From time to time, Company may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication. If you would like to stop receiving marketing or promotional communications via email from Company, you may opt out of such communications by clicking on the UNSUBSCRIBE button.
Changes to this Statement
|| CONTACT INFORMATION ||
3448 Francisco Way
Round Rock, Texas 78665
Effective as of May 06, 2019