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In This Segment

Designer Cameron MacNeil and H&H style editor Stacey Smithers reveal easy ways to transform a guest room into a big boy's bedroom and a small nursery into a cosy den. Learn their tips for customizing Ikea closet units with paint and panel moulding, incorporating a dark accent wall and keeping floor space open for play.

Read Stacey's blog post about this makeover, plus take a video tour of this home's kitchen.

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Boy's room: Vinyl windows, Elite Series Ambassador Windows, Ply Gem; Pax wardrobes with Ballstad Doors and birch interior, Odda bed with drawer storage, Stuvva bookshelf (on wall) painted black, PS LED wall reading light, Nyponros duvet set, throw, Premiär map, Ribba frame for fish poster, all storage boxes and drawer inserts, Ikea; all clothes, The Children's Place; blind and cushion sewing, Tonic Living; fabric paint for cushions, DeSerres; wall colour, Pavilion Gray (242) and Off-Black (57), Farrow & Ball.

Den: Window, Elite Series Ambassador Windows, Ply Gem; Ektorp sofa and ottoman in Sandby slipcover, Ikea; pillow and blind fabric, Designer Fabrics; canvas, DeSerres; wall colour, Pavilion Gray (242), Farrow & Ball; all sewing, Tonic Living.



Lynda Reeves


Sheri Graham Delagran


Jason Stickley


Ryan Louis


Reiko Caron


Andrew Noddin


Scott Polley


Jessica Piekarski

Runtime: 5:10
Released: November 26, 2012
Channel: Home Tour