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A Vintage, Rustic Nursery for Baby H!


A fun, manly nursery with vintage, rustic and modern accents. 

Design Inspiration

For our little boy's nursery, I wanted a fun manly room with vintage, modern and rustic accents, without having a "theme." I stuck with a basic color scheme of red, black, wood grain and yellow. The majority of the room's contents are more grown up than your typical nursery, but we didn't want to limit the decor to only appealing to his infant and toddler years. 

I tried to incorporate elements of our life, all the while keeping it vintage. We paid tribute to our alma mater, Texas Tech University, the farming and ranching heritage we were raised in, and our love for music, hunting and sports. 


Decorating Style

Industrial. Vintage. Sports. Americana. Rustic.

Much of the decor accents we already owned, were a DIY project, or I picked up in a junk store!

Project Details

  • Twin Bed:¬†Stanley Light Antique Black Twin Panel Bed - Alldredge Home | Midland, Texas (no longer in business)
  • Red Twin Blanket: Dillards - Ralph Lauren Home (50% off!)
  • Yellow Chevron Duvet:¬†Urban Outfitters
  • Bed Side Table:¬†Craigslist¬†
  • Union Jack Throw Pillow - Country Living Fair ¬†| Austin, Texas
  • Antique Dresser: Traded from a friend
  • Crib: Gift from a relative
  • Glider: Consignment store find - chair made by¬†Pottery Barn Kids
  • Antique Pepsi crate: Curiosities Antique Store - Midland, Texas¬†
  • Antique Toy Tractor:¬†Wild Rose Primitives¬†Etsy Store
  • Pendelton Poster: Already owned it.
  • Baby Rifle: Junk store | Santa Ana, Texas
  • Chalk Board: DIY¬†
  • Antlers: Country Living Fair | Austin, Texas
  • Wagon Wheel Art:¬†N2Design Etsy Store
  • You Are My Sunshine Art:¬†Raw Art Letter Press Etsy Store
  • Red Raider Collage Art:¬†Banda Prints Etsy Store
  • Red Raider Poster:¬†Gemini Studio Etsy Store
  • Crying is For Babies Art: DIY
  • Table lamp:¬†Home Depot
  • Crib Bedding:¬†Carousel Designs
  • Wire Basket:¬†Hobby Lobby
  • Knock-off Anthropologie Letters -¬†Hobby Lobby¬†+ DIY painting and sanding. See tutorial¬†here.
  • Black-out Curtains:¬†Walmart
  • Red Cowboys and Indians Throw: Gift from a friend
  • Large Rustic Letter H: Coyote Candle Company | Lubbock, Texas
  • Live Large sign: Graham Pharmacy | Midland, Texas
  • Red and Yellow Arrows:¬†Etsy Store SlippinSouthern

Favorite Items

My favorite items are the red and yellow wooden arrows! How fun!? And the rocker is a close tie. I wanted an overstuffed rocker/glider so bad, but was not willing to fork over the $400+ for a new one. Luckily, I found a used Pottery Barn rocker at a consignment store for $80! And it's so comfortable!


Details make a room! Don't feel confined to a theme or making your nursery super baby-ish! 

Shelby Howell

Tuesday 24th of May 2016

Where did you get the painting of the cow?

Halee Watson

Saturday 21st of December 2013

Where is the calf painting from??? I swear a friend of mine has the same one and I have been looking for one!


Saturday 8th of November 2014

I pinned this awhile back but was disappointed because you did not post the cow canvas link. I love the color scheme and feel of this wall. Well today at the Ruffles and Rust Expo in Lubbock one of the vendors had the cow print! I am beyond ecstatic to have come across it. The painter also has some pig and goat canvases. They are all as awesome as this canvas.

LaDonna Arcona

Sunday 10th of March 2013

LOVE this room. Could you tell me where you found the mirror? Or the dimentions of it?


Saturday 1st of September 2012

Can you tell me where you got the cow print from? It is really cute. I have looked on etsy but have not found that one.


Sunday 26th of August 2012

Where did you get the changing pad cover?  Love this room!