(Cue the black-and-white screen of a lady from an old-time movie shrieking in horror)
To start, I have made drastic changes to my bed situation. Here is the before:
|Re: All the books--I take after my father and tend to be reading five books at any one time.|
I cannot afford to buy a nice bed frame, which might have introduced some stately substance to the bed/bedroom. In other words, I needed to bring out my innovative, creative guns. After going through too many magazines and websites looking for some inspiration, I finally found some in this picture.
As soon as I saw this picture, I was reminded of my childhood dream of having a canopy bed and decided right then and there that I was going to build myself a canopy for my bed. Going for fulfilling a childhood dream might not exactly sound like it would accomplish my goal of "growing up" my bedroom but paradoxes happen in life, so I went for it and this is what I ended up with: