I'm One Step Ahead of You, Pottery Barn

January 28, 2013

The other day my mom called me and told me to check out Pottery Barn's new catalog.
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I cheerfully obliged. 

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When I opened it up to the very first page, something familiar caught my eye.

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Here let me show you......

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Oh that's right! Pottery Barn is using the exact same Hudsonville wire milk crates that I put in Hudson's nursery months ago!

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Totally patting myself on the back for being ahead of a Pottery Barn trend!!!!

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I found these Hudsonville milk crates at an antique fair when I was pregnant and just had to have them. I knew at the time we were most likely naming our baby Hudson....and if we didn't I figured they would still work in our nursery because Hudsonville Creamery is a local Michigan establishment. 

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Instead of storing old bottles in them like Pottery Barn, we use them on his changing table to store diapers, jammies, and burp clothes. 

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Have you ever been ahead of a trend? You can see more of Hudson's nursery HERE.

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13 Responses to “I'm One Step Ahead of You, Pottery Barn”

  1. Ha I love that you had this before they did! The nursery is perfect!

  2. I still positively swoon over Hudson's nursery! It's the perfect baby boy room that can grow with him as he grows. Way to be ahead of the trend! :)

  3. What an adorable nursery! I'd have to say I've always been really into chalkboards and chalkboard paint - they seem to have really taken off in the past year or two.

  4. Love it!! You have such a great eye, so I'm not surprised! Really fun to see that PB is inspired by vintage finds like this too!

  5. Love it!! You have such a great eye, so I'm not surprised! Really fun to see that PB is inspired by vintage finds like this too!

  6. Don't you kinda love that feeling! I had something similar happen with the Land of Nod catalog. Can't remember where I bought the art print from (for $30) and then they were selling it for around $80! Which reminds me I really need to frame it and hang it up...

  7. Love it! :) And I love the touch of them having his name on them! SO CUTE!

  8. You were sooo ahead of the trend! Love it! And of course, I still LOVE Hudson's nursery, too cute!!!

  9. I wouldn't be surprised if someone who works for PB reads your blog and decided that should be the new trend. I always love your décor and especially love Hudson’s nursery!!

  10. Such a cute nursery room. The curtain design looks fabulous. Loved it.

  11. Hudson's room is perfect! I love the colors! And milk crates are awesome.. Go you! So on trend! ;)

  12. Love his nursery so perfectly cute and boyish!!


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