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Rustic Meets Modern Nursery


This little nursery is such a perfect blend of modern and rustic elements. Things like reclaimed wood and unique worn metal details are mixed with bold color and a faux taxidermy too. We designed this room the grow with the baby boy so we choose some more mature items that could be used later on.

Design Inspiration

The inspiration from this nursery started with the bicycle print that I found at Homegoods. I knew right away that this print would set the theme for the room -- modern and rustic.

Decorating Style

Chic, functional, and timeless

Project Details

Photography: Renee Hollingshead of Renee Hollingshead Photography

Bedding + Changing Table Pad:Cozy By Jess

Chandelier: Overstock

Colbalt Blue Moccasins: Gilt

Concept and Design: Barette Widell of Widell Designs

Crib + Glider: Baby Super Mart

Custom Reclaimed Wood Bookshelf: Adam Made It

Framed Animal Prints: The Animal Print Shop

Hamper, Home + Heart Wooden Prints, Fur Shag Rug, Grey + White O: HomeGoods

Mobile: Custom by Widell Designs

Round Shelving Unit: Burlington Coat Factory

Star Lamp: Michaels

Favorite Items

The hand made DIY mobile by Widell designs


Don't be afraid to go bold with the wall color just make sure to always have the white trim and ceiling to brighten the space. Bring in natural elements such as reclaimed wood through out the space to add the rustic feel. to achieve the modern feel add some industrial elements and metal materials.

Vanessa McBride

Monday 22nd of August 2016

Can you tell me the paint color you used here? I love the fact that is doesn't look black at low light even though it is a Navy.

Thanks so much for your time in responding.

Best, Vanessa

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Wednesday 6th of April 2016

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Sunday 21st of February 2016

Do you have the link for the chandelier? I'm not finding it on Overstock...