by Michelle Gage Pick a gender neutral palette, if you’re keeping the sex a secret. A soft whisper grey tone appeals to both genders.
photography by ELEMENTSOFSTYLEBLOG.COM
Hang a charming animal print on the wall above the crib. Pick a friendly furry one for your little one to smile up at.
Hand-knotted Vintage overdyed Kilim 5' 3" x 8' Fuschia
Hand-knotted Vintage overdyed Kilim 5' x 7' 11" Burgundy
Hand-knotted Vintage overdyed Kilim 6' 7" x 9' Purple
photography by MINISTYLEBLOG.COM
While we doubt Blake is short on space, if she’s hurting for a little extra room, a wall mounted changing table may come in handy. Rather than fitting in an entirely new piece, simply put one on the walls.
photography by DESIGNMILK.COM
Get creative with shelving. This honeycomb creation is great for looks and storage.
Ivory Hexagon Vase
photography by THEGLITTERGUIDE.COM
Include some plant life in your nursery. While wee ones won’t be in charge of watering, they can enjoy the fresh feeling it brings to their space.
Turkish Anatolian Kilim 3'3" x 5'3"
Kayseri Turkish Kilim 3'3" x 5'6"
Kizzy Multi Area Rug
photography by PAIGEJONES.US
Place a pouf in your space. Little ones can prop themselves up on it as they begin to stand and crawl. Give them this comfortable and soft landing piece.
White Leather Pouf
Tropics Pouf - White
Moroccan Leather Pouf – White
photography by LAYBAYLAY.COM
Create a sweet gallery wall above the changing table. A series of similar prints can make for a cohesive theme.
photography by STYLEMEPRETTY.COM
Go dark. Sometimes a deeper tone can be just a soothing as a soft one.
photography by THEWHITEBUFFALOSTYLINGCO.COM
Play with color! Choose playful shades and scatter them around the room. Sherbet tones make for a cheerful space.
White Andersen Baby Crib
photography by OHJOY.BLOGS.COM
Do you think Blake would go for a DIY mobile? Gold dipped feathers gather to create a compelling over-crib adornment.
Carousel Crib (Mint)
Archway Baby Crib (Grey)
photography by JSORELLEBLOG.COM
Update the traditional rocker. Your rocking chair should not only be comfortable but also stylish. Choose a timeless leather is an exciting shade.
Go all out animal! Pick a theme and really embrace is. If animals are to make an appearance in this space, why not include multiples.
Jenny Lind Baby Crib (Antique)
photography by SUGARANDCHARM.COM
Set the space with a sheepskin rug. A soft and comfortable rug helps add a touch of coziness in this space.
Scotland Cowhide Rug Natural & Gold
Scotland Cowhide Rug Natural & Silver
Kobe Cowhide Rug Natural & Light Grey
photography by MYDOMAINE.COM
A gold crib is totally unique. While we imagine Blake buying new, you can recycle your old one with a little painted update.
Round Cotton & Jute Area Rug
Round Carpet - Triangle
Round Cotton & Jute Bullseye Area Rug
Elijah Seagrass Brown Area Rug - Round
A fun printed rug will help add some whimsy to any space. Choose one that your baby can cherish in their room for years to come.
Tan Moroccan Leather Pouf
A great garland makes this nursery a party every time it is entered.
Moroccan Leather Pouf – Silver
photography by BRIT.CO
Snag a statement chandelier for your space. Add some instant interest to any small space with this luxe update.
photography by AVESTYLES.COM
Include a teepee in your space. This idea brings new life to the term “glamping.”
Pillowfort Gray & White Teepee
Teepee to Call Your Own (Multi-Dot)
Teepee to Call Your Own (Gold Stripe)
Teepee to Call Your Own (Silver Metallic)
photography by DOMINO
Paint a cool quote on an accent wall. Find one that resonates with you and go bold.
photography by LOVELYETC.COM
A wooden wall adds an extra level of interest to your nursery. Bring in a rustic glam element to your baby’s room.
photography by HGTV.COM
Choose a desert theme. Bring in touches that subtly nod to this gender neutral theme.
photography by PROJECTNURSERY.COM
Give baby a book wall. This is a great way to get in some extra storage in a small space. Line your wall with shelves and store your baby’s favorite bedtime stories here.
photography by DOTANDBO.COM
Monogram with flowers. The first letter of baby’s name can be written on the walls in the fun, floral DIY project.
photography by ETSY.COM
Paint a mountain mural on your crib wall. This artistic representation reminds your young one to always dream big.
Earleen Yellow Area Rug
Dakhla Yellow Area Rug
Alvina Yellow Area Rug
photography by THEBOOANDTHEBOY.COM
Wallpaper the ceiling. Pick a quirky print and apply it to the ceiling instead of the walls for a twist on the traditional usage.
Hang some animal busts on any white walls. While Blake isn’t a renter, if you are, you can always decorate the walls without needing to paint them.
Paint your existing furniture. If you have pieces that are in need of just a little refresh, you can always do it yourself!
photography by POPSUGAR.COM
Place a map of the world on your walls. Encourage wee ones to think globally with this print. They’re never too young to learn about the world.
photography by SARAH.TUCKER.COM
Color block your walls! Match two tones together to add interest to any space. Make sure the darker color is the one on the bottom.
photography by APARTMENT THERAPY
You’re due for a new crib! While it may be tempting to reuse the old one, something this sweet can simply not be passed on.
photography by PETITPAN.COM
A cactus mural is a great look for any nursery. Apply this wallpaper or paint your own.
Go black and white. Sure, you can kick up the color, but the absence of any is just as striking. Do the black and white thing, with a little print, in your baby’s new room.
photography by DECORPAD.COM
Sneak in some vintage accents in your space. This antique infusion provides a nice contrast against the fresh new baby products being brought home.
photography by MY DOMAINE