Photo compliments of Catherine Rhodes Photography.
I had so much fun creating Parker’s nursery! A friend came by the other day and made the joke that I took my party decorating skills and used them in my home. It’s so true! If you have an eye for creating pretty and cohesive designs, it easily transitions from creative space to creative space.
The first thing you notice in her room are these 3D flowers. They were the foundation to her nursery design. Often times, these types of creations are used as a photo booth backdrop or behind a head table. But I also noticed on Pinterest that people were using them in their house as well. Through Pinterest, I found ForeverPetalsbyVee and could not have been more pleased with the product or customer service of this seller. I sent her a digital swatch of the color scheme I was going for and within two weeks, the flowers were sitting on my doorstep shipped from San Antonio.
From there, I just had fun with all the girly elements and chose a few different prints to mix and match for depth. I incorporated stripes, some dots and a touch of scallop. Of course I had to make sure there was some personalization too. We hung a wooden monogram on the wall, had an accent blanket monogrammed to hang on her crib and ordered a personalized crib sheet. The sheet was is from Carousel Designs. They have all sorts of cute bedding that is totally worth checking out. And with all her monograms, I feel like I am single handedly keeping The Southern Rose in business.
I know I am committing a crime because all the personalized items won’t be able to be reused with our next child, but we did try to be strategic in the selection of the wall color and furniture. We decided to go with grey walls and white furniture because it could easily transition from female to male if we happened to have boy next.
I might have gone a tad over the top, but when you spend time in the middle of the night in the rocker and change countless diapers at the changing table, the extra fluff seems completely necessary.
Oh, and I know I mentioned this in a previous blog post, but the lamp was one of my greatest purchases for her room. Originally, I bought it because it was cute and matched the color scheme, but what I didn’t realize is that it’s a touch lamp. Since the outlet it’s plugged into isn’t connected to light switch, the touch lamp has been a blessing when you have full hands.
-Curtains: Twill Light Blocking Curtain in Pink, Target
-Crib: Little Seeds Rowan Valley Linden Standard Crib in White, Wayfair
-Dresser: Little Seeds Rowan Valley Laren 6 Drawer Double Dresser in White, Wayfair
-Rocker: Delta Children Middleton Nursery Glider Swivel Rocker Chair in Cream, Target
-Wall Art: 3D Flowers, ForeverPetalsbyVee
-Wall Art: Wooden Monogram Painted White, The Southern Rose
-Lamp (Not Pictured): Turned Table Lamp Touch Control in Mint, Target
-Bedding: Crib Blanket, The Southern Rose
-Bedding: Customized Crib Sheet in Blush, Carousel Designs
-Paint: Tin Lizzie, Sherwin Williams