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Wall decals - a little bit of colour

During the week, my favourite online deals site, Zazz, offered wall decals and we bought one to put along a wall beside our stairs. I ordered it Wednesday, it arrived Friday, and with some little helpers I applied it today.

We have a few others already, in the children's rooms, that we've bought when heavily discounted via outlets at Moorabbin Airport DFO.

This $18 Zazz deal was for a wall decal that incorporates a clock.  It only took about 20 minutes to apply the decals and a trip to Bunnings to find a suitable adhesive hook to hang the clock from.

We chose this one because it could easily be applied up the steps, drawing your eye upwards.  I wish we had more of the flowers so we could have continued it further around the corner within the stairs - if only I'd though of buying two sets, and just leaving the second clock out.

As it is the clock is positioned well.  We can see it when walking along the hallway towards the front door, as well as when coming down the stairs.  It is also 'silent' - no annoying ticking - which is a bonus!

The two children's decal sets are much simpler.  Liam loves dinosaurs, so these ones are right over his bed.

Mia likes this set because she can peel the clothing off and 'dress' the girl.  Mia and a few of her friends have played 'dress ups' on the wall.  Before bed, Mia sorts out the clothes so that they are orderly for next time.

What annoys me are the outrageous prices for decals in many of our shops.  They're clearly much cheaper overseas, and for large ones it is worth checking out online suppliers for better deals.


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