I've done it—I’ve created a Narnia-style entrance to the magical Christmas bedroom! First we measured to see how large a cabinet or armoire we needed. Then we began looking. Months later, after gasping at prices, we found a tall, used wardrobe online that was not only the perfect size, but whimsical as well:
St. Bob took the back off, removed the shelves, then tried to dolly it about, getting thrown into the bushes as you read here.
But with the help of three of our five amazing pretend grandchildren across the street (strapping teens) we got it upstairs and Bob fastened it to the wall.Next we gave it twig-shaped handles,
then hung some clothes to camouflage the surprise.
You push the clothes aside, and this is the final result:
When you’re not going through secret passageways into Christmas Land,
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