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Eli’s Nautical Nursery


Eli's nursery was decided to be nautical with an element of whimsy. His mom wanted him to be able to grow with the room.

Design Inspiration

The alligator madras line from Pottery Barn Kids was the color inspiration and Pinterest played a crucial role in finding other nautical nursery ideas (

Decorating Style

Preppy, whimsical and classic.

Project Details

Nautical Flush Mount Lighting Fixture

Sorelle Verona Crib in White

Sorelle Verona Dresser in White

Navy Trellis Rug



Favorite Items

It's a toss up between the personalized alligator quilt from Pottery Barn and the sailboat chair. I never imagined I would find a fabric that complemented the theme so well. So I absolutely love that the chair was "The Perfect Find" to complete the overall look...not to mention it's super comfy!



Keep Pinteresting to find more DIY ideas to achieve the nautical look you're going for. And go to Home Goods at least once a week, because you never know what you'll find.

Katie M

Wednesday 1st of January 2014

What is the name of the navy you used on the walls?


Wednesday 3rd of July 2013

What is the name of the green paint color?


Wednesday 3rd of April 2013

Is your crib plain white or off white?

Alison Mar

Tuesday 2nd of April 2013

Nice nautical accents, like the anchor and the wheel. I also love those framed prints!