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Little Mans Aviation Nursery


I wanted somthing fun but practical

Design Inspiration

The airplane art was the first thing I bought for the nursery. I wanted a DIY, budget-friendly relaxing room for my baby and me.

Decorating Style

I would like to think its a modern rustic aviators dream room.

Project Details

Crib - by Bassettbaby cape cod (Amazon)

Rug - Urban Outfitters

Dresser - HEMNES 8-drawer dresser (IKEA)

Nightstand - HEMNES (IKEA)

My rocking chair - (Babies"R"Us) Baby rocking chair - mine from when I was a kid. Helicopter pillow and HAYDEN pillow - DIY

Flying A gasoline sign - Hobby Lobby

Airplane/helicopter art - Tara Neal on Etsy

Curtains - DIY

Chalk board frame - DIY

Crib fitted sheet - Target

Crates - Hobby Lobby (I stained them brown)

Wall boxies - DIY Pallets

Wood behind airplane art - DIY Pallets

Wall numbers - DIY

HAYDEN letters - Hobby Lobby DIY

Poke a dot baskets - Wal-Mart

Growth chart - DIY

3 word art on creats - DIY

Used peg board behind helicopters and HAYDEN letters.

Favorite Items

I LOVE my airplane/helicopters and The flying A gasoline sign,


Don't be afraid to mix old and new items together, or even various styles.  Shop around - you don't have to buy everything from one place. DIY! browse the internet for ideas.


Tuesday 13th of August 2013

I am in love with your little mans room! You did such a great job!!! Where did you get the framed military alphabet? DIY? Thanks