Design Inspiration

A Vintage Vibe with Modern Appeal

Vintage Map Dress from RH Baby & Child

One of the most common questions I get from my design clients is about how to achieve a vintage look without ending up with a nursery that looks, well, old. The best way to incorporate a vintage feel is by adding in vintage elements here and there […]

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Design Inspiration

How to Design a Nursery Without a Theme

Modern Feminine Nursery - Project Nursery

It might seem easy to design a nursery without a theme, but more often than not, my clients end up with some sort of theme. Even if it’s loose or abstract, it helps them understand what to look for and how to shop. […]

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Design Inspiration

Woven Patterns of the World

Paulina Otomi Pendant

I wrote a post recently about how the Southwestern nursery decor trend is blowing up like crazy. It seems like everyone is looking for more texture, more uniqueness and more richness when shopping for nursery and kid’s room items. […]

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Tips & Trends

How to Design a Nursery in a Rented Space

Pastel Nursery

Last year I completed a nursery design for a client who was renting her home, and then a few weeks ago she let me know that they were moving—now we need to move the nursery from one house to another! This is not the first time I’ve received this request, and I’m sure it won’t be the last. […]

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Baby Rooms, Tips & Trends

This Nursery Trend is Neutral and Natural and Oh-So-Hot

Eclectic Tribal-Inspired Nursery

It started slowly—a tribal rug here, a bow and arrow art print there. But before I knew it, the Southwestern nursery decor trend was blowing up. Designer nurseries are going more neutral and more natural, and they’re utilizing lots of tribal prints and a combination of textures. […]

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Baby Rooms, Design Boards, Holidays

A Romantic Nursery for Valentine’s Day

Romantic Girl's Nursery Design Board

With Valentine’s Day coming up this weekend, romance is definitely in the air! When you think of a Valentine’s Day-inspired nursery, you might think of white and red with roses and hearts, but creating a nursery based on a theme doesn’t always have to be so literal. […]

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Tips & Trends

How to Get Clean Air in the Nursery

Mid-Century Modern Nursery with Plants

We’re a few weeks into the new year now, and it’s about the time when all the holiday gifts are finally put away, all the bits of wrapping paper have been thrown out and all of the leftover indulgent food has been eaten. This is the time when everyone is finally getting around to starting those pesky New Year’s resolutions […]

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Furniture

Are Expensive Cribs Worth the Money?

Lydian Crib by Nursery Works

Let’s face it—there are a lot of cribs out there that are stunning, beautiful and very, very expensive. A lot of my clients ask me whether or not it is worth it to spend so much money on the crib. The answer is, unfortunately, not so straightforward. […]

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