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Vintage Travel and Airplane Nursery


Vintage travel and airplane nursery that enhances vintage decor using modern colors and playful design.

Design Inspiration

My husband and I love to travel, and my husband studied airplane design when you combine the two you have a nursery that blends design, color and a combination of everything we both love.

Decorating Style

Vintage meets modern with an Anderson twist.

Project Details

We started from the ground up, removing old carpeting and putting in new click-bamboo floor and new closet inserts. All the work was a combo of DIY projects, garage sale finds, some new purchases and gifts from our family.

Click Bamboo Floors: Bamboo Importers

Closet Shelving with Drawers, Wire Baskets, Black Out Shades and Wall Book Shelves: IKEA

Area Rug and Glider: Target

Dresser: Garage Sale Find Refinished by My Dad Using Milk Paint

Dresser Knobs: Etsy

Crib: Million Dollar Baby Foothill Crib in Weathered Grey

Trunks: Gifts from My Aunt

Airplane Over Pyramid and Tuskegee Airmen Poster: Allposters

Metal Airplane Signs and Wooden Propeller: Gift from My Mom from A Simple Time

Sherman Williams VOC-Free Paint: Rivulet

Metal Globe Light: Shades of Light

Wood Travel Crate Inspired Accent Wall: Custom Stained and Designed by My Husband.

Cedar Wood: Lowe's

Vintage WWII Photos: Pictures of My Grandpa Printed and Custom Framed: Frame Central

Washable Diaper Changer: Gift

Favorite Items

The custom stained travel crate inspired wall.


Find a picture that you love and use it as a color pallet. Don't be afraid to blend colors that may not seem like they obviously go together. Add personal touches that create a simple and custom feel.

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