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Happy Friday, everyone! I don’t know about you, but I couldn’t be happier that this week is drawing to an end. Before we all take off for the weekend, I have some end-of-the-week cuteness to share.

When Cara, a fellow HGTV.com co-worker and working mom, shared with me this adorable wish-list that her 10-year-old daughter wrote for her, I knew I had to share it with all of you.

You see, Emmaline is starting middle school in the fall and Cara told her that they needed to spruce up her bedroom a bit — she’s getting older and her room needs to reflect that. Mom was thinking a new comforter and perhaps organizing Emmaline’s bookshelves. But as you can tell, Emmaline has other ideas.

All of us in the office are backing Emmaline 100%. Her requests seem very reasonable to this design-oriented crew. Cara, this is what you get for taking your work home!

Kids have great style, too (especially the kids of HGTV.com employees).


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14 Responses

  1. Mignonne Coykendall says:

    Great ideas! Cannot wait to see the new room and the new floors, please post pictures!!

  2. Gail Sullivan says:

    Yes, pictures please! Maybe Before and After.

  3. Briana@HGTV says:

    This is priceless! And yes, I love the ideas, too. Go, Emmaline!

  4. Lisa says:

    Dress form and sheers – is she going to "remodel" her clothes too? Sounds like a very creative young lady.

Grant DudleyGrant is the editor-in-chief of Design Happens and digital programming manager of HGTV.com. Despite growing up begging his mom not to ever drag him to another antique store, today his...


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