Cora's canopy was only $8.99. Of course, the choices were hot pink or the blue you see in the thread of our current house pics. Our Current Home
I don't know if you can find anything around town more like you want for that price too. The package it came in wasn't much larger than an old record album. So, it wouldn't take up too much space. It's a thought though. It might be easier and cheaper on you. You can always call the ladies at JoAnn's. You'd be surprised at the stuff those ladies know!