The bow rosette medallions were inspired by a magazine ad put out by Samuel & Sons:
We changed the rosette centers from white to red and added emerald green grosgrain ribbon loops to our rosettes to coordinate them with the child's bedding set (not pictured).
|Closeup of Bow Rosette Medallions|
The valance fabric, from Lee Jofa, is an embroidered white linen with three-dimensional eyelash fringe effect around the blossoms.
What's next for this little girl's room? The Land of Nod company sells a 36" diameter floor cushion for use with this play tent, but the client wants a much larger, 52" diameter floor cushion instead that has enough room for mother and daughter to cuddle up with a good book together at story time. We'll be doing a custom cushion and throw pillows for the inside of the tent, using more fun fabrics and trimmings. Here's my youngest client, finalizing her trim selections:
She says pink pom poms are the best. Who can argue with that? :-)