Friday, September 9, 2011

White is the new black?!

Folks, check this out! We all love chalkboards, right? But you have to admit, they = dust throughout your house, crumbly sticks of spent chalk pieces that end up in your kids mouths, and the boards never look quite as shiny and black as the day you painted it once its drawn on....

well, how is this for a fun alternative:




its...... whiteboard paint!!

I know, right. Just THINK of the possibilities! And - granted - you might need a bravery medal to let the kids loose with whiteboard markers, but imagine the look on their little faces when you actually gave them permission to draw on the wall with textas!

I saw that this paint is available through our local Colour Inspirations (Dulux) store. No idea how much it is, but I think I need some. Immediately, if not sooner! Im not brave enough to put it in the kids' room, but I definitely see it working in my new creative space which is currently brewing inside my head and about to be put to paper. Working from the kitchen table is no longer feasible as Bubby Makes Three grows and my horrible space downstairs is screaming to be turned into a creative studio/ kids playroom. I see a little feature wall of whiteboard paint would come in handy for a calendar/ to-do list and work schedule... Stay tuned, folks!

Have a lovely weekend... x


7 comments:

  1. Crayola make whiteboard crayons, and the colour comes out lovely!

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  2. OoooOOOOooooOOOOOooooo! That is fantastic!!! I'll have to look out for that and Emma's tip of the crayola whiteboard crayons.
    Can't wait to see your new creative space!
    Jxx

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  3. Awesome idea...love it...get that room happening...I know you will turn it into something no less that amazing!!! ; )

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  4. Such a good idea! Love the tree.

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  5. Such a great idea! I would be nervous about giving Max a pen and telling him could write on the wall though :)

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  6. too cool! you have an awesome blog! thanks for leaving your comment on mine :)

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