Be jealous of the girl who gets to sleep in this awesome Super Mario bedroom

September 17, 2013

Redditor carpenter75's daughter knew exactly what she wanted when it was time to redecorate her room: Mario Bros.

And that's exactly what she got. Behold!


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The whole thing was hand-painted using an awful lot of painter's tape. Oh, and there are built-in game sounds.

Carpenter75 told The Switch that the project sort of took on a life of its own:

I had a plan going into the room makeover, but as I'd do one thing I'd have more ideas that I thought would help finish it off. Things like "The blinds should be black not white like they are now" or I should add the Hammer Brothers to the top of the boxes on the wall" and making some of the stuff 3D vs just painting it all on. For someone that doesn't like painting at all, I sure ended up doing a lot of it.

Obviously, we're pretty impressed with the results.

Andrea Peterson covers technology policy for The Washington Post, with an emphasis on cybersecurity, consumer privacy, transparency, surveillance and open government.
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