Carter’s Peaceful Haven

  • Boy Gray Striped Nursery Crib View1/9
  • Boy Gray Striped Nursery Monogrammed Wall2/9
  • Boy Gray Striped Nursery Changing Table3/9
  • Boy Gray Striped Nursery Room View4/9
  • Boy Gray Striped Nursery Monogram Wall5/9
  • Boy Gray Striped Nursery Board and Batten6/9
  • Boy Gray Striped Nursery Refurbished Dresser7/9
  • Boy Gray Striped Nursery Glider8/9
  • Boy Gray Striped Nursery Entrance9/9
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Description

Decorating Carter's nursery was a very exciting time for me.  I love to decorate and this project was so dear to my heart.  I wanted his nursery to be a place that could transition very easily.  I didn't want anything overly trendy or "babyish".  Yet, I wanted it to be a room that he would love as much as I do. It does have some newer trendier things but I also incorporated some refurbished and traditional items.

Design Inspiration

There were several things that inspired me but the first thing that I fell in love with was his bedding. I loved that it was trendy but classic at the same time. I also found a picture of the board and batten on pinterest and knew that it would add the touch that I really wanted.  It made the room just really come together.

Decorating Style

I would have to say that my style really varies depending on the room.  I like rooms that will be in style for years to come.  I don't like overly trendy things.  So, I guess I am more traditional with an eclectic twist.

Project Details

Monogram- Made by my sister

Table- Repurposed from guest bedroom

Favorite Items

I love the Monogram that my sister made.  I also love the dresser and bedding.  Everything just came together so perfectly. I also think my husband did a great job painting the stripes on the wall for me.

Advice

I would say allow yourself the time to find what you are really searching for and don't be afraid to experiment

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    Benjamin Moore
    Wall Color- Silver Lake in the Matte Finish
    Stripes – Marina Gray in Semi Gloss
    Thank You!

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    I love this nursery! It is elegant and simple at the same time. I have a quick question. For the stripes how many inches apart did you do them?

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    Are the paint colors given below correct (Silver Lake in matte finish and Marina Gray in semi gloss, by Benjamin Moore?) Thanks!

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    Sorry for the delay.. yes I did! We love how it turned out! We are putting the finishing touches on the nursery now, baby boy is due any day. Thanks for the paint inspiration!

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    This is a beautiful nursery. Expecting a boy in May and this is my inspiration for our nursery!! Thank you :)

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    Awww! Thank you soo much!! My little guy is 14 months old and this is still my favorite room in the house…

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    I would love to know how your sister made the monogram or where i can get one just like that just different names of course?

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    I absolutely love this! Can I ask what Etsy shop you got the decal from and also do you know those paint colors/store you got the paint. I want my nursery wall to look exactly like this!;). It’s so perfect!

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    Wow! This is from far the most beautiful nursery I’ve ever seen ! I’m wishing to have a little baby boy, and I will most likely make his bedroom very similar to your Carter Michael’s one :)

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    I love this room setup! I was wondering if the changing table storage unit is Kallax from Ikea? I really want that type of changing table/storage! Thanks ahead :)

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    I am starting to decorate my nursery for my firstt child which is a boy. Love love this room. How can I get a monogram like yours and where did you get stuffed elephant. I live in Cincinnati. Thank you Darlene

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    Darlene,
    My sister made the monogram. However, you can purchase them on etsy too. I actually found the elephant at Marshall’s.

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    Hello,

    What was the distance you used for the bottom where the white wood is? What etsy shop did you use for the frames?

    Thanks a bunch

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    I really love the look of this room. I read that your stripes were 11 inches. How tall were your walls? Also what colors did you use for the decal?

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    @Kristen I purchased the bedding from Carousel Designs. I actually am selling the bumper that if you are interested in purchasing it. Sadly, my little guy has outgrown his crib and we are are on baby #2.

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    @shannon- My walls were 8 feet high and the monogram is black and white. My sister made the monogram for me.

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    Denise, I’m so sorry but I don’t remember the distance and we have since sold the house or I would measure for you. I purchased the large frames from Ikea and the smaller ones from Target.

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    Stephanie,
    I just saw your question. The curtains were made for me by someone on etsy. I can’t find the contact now though.

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