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Design Board: Go Bold, Go Red!

When choosing a color palette for the nursery, many parents lean towards soft pastels or neutral color combinations because it’s comfortable. I completely understand; it’s baby’s first room after all, and the idea of a serene and comforting space seems fitting. On the flip side, it is always fun to design a unique room, so why not set your child’s nursery apart by making a statement with a bold color. One big trend in nursery and children’s room design we are seeing more frequently these days are bold color combos.

Want to create a nursery that says “wow, pop, bam?” Go bold, go red! Here are a few pieces that will kick off your design process in this fiery hue.

1. Room & Board Vintage Toy Blocks Wall Art 2. Currey-and-Company Carousel Lantern found at Layla Grayce 3. Pottery Barn Kids Madison 4-Shelf Bookrack 4. Offi Side table 5. Striped paint inspiration as seen on DecorPad 6. Engine 27, Firefighter Crib Bedding by NoJo 7.  Pottery Barn Kids Boys’ Capel Rectangle Rug 8. Moda Crib 9. OiOi Ikat Diaper Bag Tote found at Polkadot Peacock 10. Eames Molded Rocker

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Wednesday 4th of January 2012

nice article by chetan bhagat

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Wednesday 31st of August 2011

i love this blog. i have told my friend harry about it because he loves this kind of information as well!

cristin @ simplified bee

Thursday 28th of July 2011

Love this inspiration board! That chandelier is the best.

xo, cristin

Emily W.

Thursday 21st of July 2011

I love red--my three-month-old has a red and aqua nursery:


Thursday 21st of July 2011

Hi -- Love the idea of a bold unusual nursery color! Any tips on how to create a design board? I have lots of ideas and want to be able to organize them like you did but not sure how to go about it. Do I need special software, etc?