Baby Brox’s Classic Nursery

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I wanted to create the perfect retreat for Brox that made him feel cozy and loved. Our home is a 1940's tudor with a very classic style and I wanted to tie his room into the rest of our home and create something that could grow with him.

Design Inspiration

I started out with the "you are my sunshine" wall art and just started building a collection of things I loved. I tied the pieces together with a gray pallete with strong masculine patterns like houndstooth. I loved hunting for great pieces like the cross stich wall art, vintage picture frame and refurbished dresser that doubles as a changing table.

Decorating Style

I find pieces that reach out to me and have a special meaning and find ways to connect the dots and create a cohesive look. My style is very classic and traditional.

Project Details

Crib-Bratt Decor Joy baby iron crib Glider-Monoco Glider from Baby Bliss Rug-West elm Chevron rug Dresser-refurbished by a local furniture dealer Book Shelf-Land of nod 6 cube bookshelf Cross stich hoop wall art-used left over fabric from the room to create free wall art. this was a way to tie in all my patterns. I love you to the moon and back cross stich- Vintage records wall art-I used record covers from my childhood to create free wall art above the bookcase Chalkboard door-I painted the closet door with chalkboard paint and wrote an adorable winnie-the-pooh quote on it Curtains, bedskirt, changing pad cover-made with love by my grandmother Welcome to texas lampshade-Gypsy Wagon Dallas

Favorite Items

I have so many favorite items! The "you are my sunshine" wall art is so special because my mom used to sing it to me as a little girl. The bedskirt, sheet, curtains and changing pad cover have special meaning because they were made by my grandmother.  I also really like the fun funky welcome to Texas lampshade that adds a bit of pop to the room.


I think that the key to a great nursery is filling it with special pieces that make you smile and will one day have special meaning to your baby. Everything does not have to match!


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    I really like the subtle colors. The room looks very relaxing and very easy on the eyes. That chalkboard adds some charm, too.

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    I love all the tiny details you used to make the room truly unique and special! How did you hang the cross stitch hoop from the frame above the crib?

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    thank you so much for the compliments!

    the paint color is sherman williams tinted blue. I wanted a very light shade of bluish gray without being over the top baby boy blue.

    the frame and cross stitch hoop are hung with two nails. I just hung the hoop right below the frame so it looks like one cohesive piece.

    the dog pillow is from home goods. we have a yellow lab named clyde so I loved that the pillow had a lab on it!

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    Hi there! Congratulations! You did an amazing job on the nursery. Do you mind me asking where you found the dresser? I love items that redone! We live in fort worth so maybe we could go check out the place. Thank you so much

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    Thanks Bri! The bedding is actually custom made by my grandmother. She made the skirt, sheet, changing pad cover and curtains in the room. Very lucky to have her because I couldnt find anything like it pre-made!

    Alexia you are very welcome! I love the cross stich sign, it adds the perfect touch t the room. I just realized I didnt inlcude a link to it in the description. Adding it now:)

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