Since we finally own our own home, I am so excited that I can finally decorate our rooms the way I want to rather than how a landlord thinks I should. (Which usually means drab white walls and little creativity.) While we liked our old rental home, it never truly felt like it was our home...It didn't reflect who we are, since we were not allowed to make certain changes in decor.
In our new home, I plan to make each and every room special. Pops of color, different textures and moods...We already have plans forming for almost every room in the house. Gone will be the hideous, ancient wallpaper in the formal living room...In will come my brand new stainless kitchen appliances, courtesy of the awesome folks at Maytag, and my counters will be the envy of the neighborhood, thanks to Giani Granite. We'd also like to eventually finish our gigantic basement and have a rec room and extra bed and bath put in. There are about a million changes we'd like to make, and I cannot wait to get started on our home renovations and after a lot of sweat equity, see the finished look.
There are certain rooms that are a bit of a challenge. Namely, the kids' rooms. You see, as a mom I know all too well that kids' tastes change regularly. A couple of years ago, my now 12 year old wanted to paint his entire room in a High School Musical theme...Then the next year, it was a Lady Gaga obsession...Now, he's an "emo", whatever that means. Thankfully, these phases seem to pass rather quickly.
So rather than do something as permanent as painting murals on the kids' walls, I started searching for easier ways to give my kids the rooms they want without having to spend countless hours and hundreds of dollars painting.That's when I discovered evgieNev. This is an amazing company that creates vinyl wall decals that are easy to apply, removable, and work on all wall surfaces. There are simply adorable nursery and kids decals as well as classy, elegant solutions for the rest of the home. They even offer some great wall quotes, which happen to be quite popular now. So as the kids grow and styles change, evgieNev can grow with them, and at a very affordable price!
Here's a bit more about evgieNev, from their website:
Evgie and Ev are real gals with passion and expertise in digital illustration and interior decoration.
A few words About Us. Each of us liked drawing very much since childhood, it became our profession.
With vinyl wall decals being the latest trend in home decor – easy to apply, easy to remove, easy to tailor to specific wall or surface – we offer handmade large and small vinyl stickers with our designs and ideas for kids and grown-ups rooms. We start with idea, pencil and blank paper and then render our designs digitally for vinyl cutting. We view wall as a background for living.
EVGIE Studio specializes in producing customized wall decals. We create personal designs that not only reflect the ideas you have in mind, but are tailored to fit into your unique space. Send us pictures of your room, wall color, bedding sets, painting, anything that inspires you and we will craft an idea that will transform your home.
If you need help or have an idea of how to personalize your space with walls decals feel free to drop us a line, we’d love to hear from you. firstname.lastname@example.org
These gals are skilled, talented designers who have a great passion for helping families to create beautiful spaces. Here are some of my personal favorite designs.
Aren't these just stunning?! I am so excited to say, I will be reviewing a great design very soon thanks to the folks at evgieNev. I chose a fun monkey design for Xander's room.
So definitely stay tuned! I will post my review along with before and after photos in September to kick off my Home Sweet Home series.
In the meantime, here's how you can connect with the artists at evgieNev:
You can check out all of the gorgeous designs on their website.
You can also follow them on Facebook, on twitter, and on Pinterest to stay on top of their latest products and some great contests and promotions!
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I am thrilled to announce that one lucky reader will receive a $100 Gift Certificate to evgieNev, which can be applied to anything in their online store! How cool is that?!
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This giveaway is open to US and Canadian Residents 18+ until 11:59PM September 15, 2012. No PO Boxes. Winners will be drawn using Rafflecopter's Random Number Generator. All entries will be verified, so play fair! I will notify winner via e-mail and they will have 48 hours to reply before I am forced to redraw winners. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. This contest is not affiliated with Facebook in any way. Thanks for entering, and Good Luck!
***Disclosure: I received complimentary samples for my review. No other compensation was provided and all opinions are 100% honest and have not been influenced in any way.***
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