Whimsical Animal Lamps Make Nursery Design More Fun

Whimsical Animal Lamps Make Nursery Design More Fun

If you’ve been following my work, you’ve probably noticed that I’m very partial to quality furnishings and decor, and I advocate for investing a bit more in pieces that will last. It’s so worth it to have nursery decor that will grow with your child so you...
Neutral Nursery Chandelier Options That Really Stand Out

Neutral Nursery Chandelier Options That Really Stand Out

Nursery lighting is super important.  Aside from the fact that nurseries need lots of options for lighting depending on baby’s sleep schedule and time of day, lighting is also a design element.  Even if you have a small nursery that doesn’t have a high...
Wallpaper an Accent Wall, or the Whole Room?

Wallpaper an Accent Wall, or the Whole Room?

There has been lots of chatter about wallpaper and wall murals over here lately and for good reason. There are just so many amazing and gorgeous designs to choose from—overwhelming, I know! I regularly get emails from customers asking if they should wallpaper just an...
Floral Art Prints Bring Big Blooms into the Nursery

Floral Art Prints Bring Big Blooms into the Nursery

The large floral trend has been one of the biggest I’ve seen in a while, no pun intended!  I think one of the reasons they are so popular is because it allows us to utilize florals in a way that doesn’t feel like Grandma’s house (not that...
My Favorite Nursery Wall Murals Inspired by Nature

My Favorite Nursery Wall Murals Inspired by Nature

Wallpaper has been a massive trend in nursery design for years.  I remember when I first started my studio in 2008 and people were just starting to come around to the idea of wallpaper again.  By 2010, every nursery client was asking for a wallpaper accent wall.  I...
A Colorful Playroom Sneak Peek and Some Color Psychology

A Colorful Playroom Sneak Peek and Some Color Psychology

It was raining for several days straight here in SoCal, which is amazing—we need the water!  But if you’re anything like me, part of you loves the overcast and dreary weather and the other part wants to curl up on the sofa with kleenex and a cathartic...
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...
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...
How to Use Wall Murals in the Nursery or Kid’s Room

How to Use Wall Murals in the Nursery or Kid’s Room

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...
Oversized Stuffed Animals for the Nursery

Oversized Stuffed Animals for the Nursery

I still remember the first time I placed one of those 5′ tall giraffes in a nursery—you know the one! Those extra large stuffed animals have such a fun and playful quality to them, not to mention kids love them! Because they are so prominent, they can actually be used...
The Nursery Trend That Just Won’t Go Away

The Nursery Trend That Just Won’t Go Away

I’ve been designing nurseries for about ten years now, and I’ve seen a lot of trends come and go. Most nursery trends blow up, stick around for a little while and then fizzle out eventually (as is the nature of trends). However, there is one trend that has been...

My Top 5 Favorite Nursery Artwork Resources

Choosing artwork is often one of the hardest parts of any nursery design.  There are endless options available all over the internet, creating instant overwhelm.  While it’s wonderful that there are so many different types of artwork out there now, it can be a...

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