Why Blush Pink Nursery Decor Isn’t Just For Millennials

Why Blush Pink Nursery Decor Isn’t Just For Millennials

I walked into a design showroom last week looking for some blush fabric for a nursery I’m working on.  I told the sales person what I was looking for and showed her a sample of the color.  She took one look at it and said, “Oh, you’re looking for...
Get a Sophisticated Nursery with an Upholstered Crib

Get a Sophisticated Nursery with an Upholstered Crib

Any interior designer will tell you that there is always that one special piece in any room that gets all of the attention.  In a bedroom, it’s usually the bed. In a living room, perhaps the sofa.  In a nursery, it’s the crib.  When I first started out as...
Girl’s Nursery Inspiration – Some Surprising Sources

Girl’s Nursery Inspiration – Some Surprising Sources

I am not your typically girly-girl.  When I was growing up, I had two older brothers who were more of an influence on me than my older sister was (I think I was just rebelling against her, because you know, sisters).  I ended up in this strange space somewhere between...
Mini Crib Options for Small Nursery Spaces

Mini Crib Options for Small Nursery Spaces

Great interior design doesn’t have to be limited to large rooms with tons of space. One of the most frequent questions I get from clients is how to design a small nursery space.  Typically, the nursery usually ends up being the smallest room in the...
Jessi Malay’s Floral Nursery Design Reveal!

Jessi Malay’s Floral Nursery Design Reveal!

A few months ago, the lovely Jessi Malay reached out to me for help designing the nursery for her daughter, Alessandra. They had just purchased a brand new home in Los Angeles and had a completely blank canvas to work with. The first time I saw the space, I was so...
A Nursery Design Board Inspired by an Adult Space

A Nursery Design Board Inspired by an Adult Space

I get design inspiration from all over the place.  Sometimes it’s obvious and makes perfect sense.  Other times something almost unnoticeable will sit in the back of my brain and wake me up in the middle of the night in a fit of creativity (that’s fun, but...
A Sneak Peek at Jessi Malay’s Floral Nursery

A Sneak Peek at Jessi Malay’s Floral Nursery

You may have noticed that I’ve been posting a lot of little hints about the nursery I’ve been working on for Jessi Malay.  Jessi reached out to me and asked if I would help her design her daughter’s nursery in the new home they had just moved into....
Your Biggest Nursery Design Questions Answered

Your Biggest Nursery Design Questions Answered

I know—this blog post doesn’t have any photos.  Don’t freak out!  It’s a good read, I promise. One of my tasks as a nursery designer is to write a monthly article for Project Nursery.  I have an insanely long list of ideas saved on my computer....
Nursery Design Board Inspired by PB Modern Baby

Nursery Design Board Inspired by PB Modern Baby

Here’s a little secret of mine—the thing I love most about my job is creating nursery design boards and renderings.  I will get completely sucked into Photoshop for hours, forgetting to eat, fully absorbed in the fun.  It’s monotonous, tedious and requires...
A Soft Neutral Nursery Design Reveal

A Soft Neutral Nursery Design Reveal

It’s time for another design reveal! This nursery was so fun to create, and I just love how soft and subtle it is.  When this client contacted me, she knew she wanted something neutral and serene, and she loved animals. She hinted at the idea of a wallpapered accent...
My Incredible Experience Giving Back with A Sense of Home

My Incredible Experience Giving Back with A Sense of Home

Designing nurseries and kid’s spaces is a luxury. I feel incredibly lucky that I get to do interior design for my career, something that I love and that brings me joy. What brings me even greater joy, however, is the ability to help others. Sometimes it’s as small as...
Making Use of the Fifth Wall in a Nursery

Making Use of the Fifth Wall in a Nursery

When designing a nursery, it’s important to make use of all four walls as design features. Each wall needs to be incorporated into the overall design in order to create balance and flow. But there is also a fifth wall—the ceiling! I’ve done nurseries in the past that...
Always in Vogue: Sophisticated Nursery Design Ideas

Always in Vogue: Sophisticated Nursery Design Ideas

[The following post was graciously written by guest blogger Tracey Clayton.] As a mother, I have always viewed my kids as royalties, especially when they were still babies. When designing a room for a newborn, some parents decide on “cartoonish” and overly fluffy...
How to Use Wall Murals in the Nursery

How to Use Wall Murals in the Nursery

In case you haven’t heard, wall murals are slowly becoming a popular choice instead of traditional style wallpaper. What’s the difference? Wall murals are an overall design meant to cover an entire wall, rather than the repeating patterns of wallpaper. I love wall...
Fresh Nursery Finds from the ABC Show

Fresh Nursery Finds from the ABC Show

October is one of the best times of year to be in the nursery design biz.  Every year, all of the baby and children’s manufacturers gather at a big trade show in Las Vegas to showcase their new product.  This is where I go each year to personally see, touch and...

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