How to Design a Cute and Functional Baby Nursery Before Your Baby Arrives

I remember the most exiting time in my life when my wife told me the great news that we will have a baby. I was filled with joy and my heart was bitting like crazy. That’s how exiting those moments are and that’s when parents start their fun plan of preparing for the little one. The first part of the plan is the nursery. Children are angels and of course, parent want their nursery to be a haven for their babies. Some parents plan it to grow with their child as they grow older. 

Me and my wife looked for many nursery ideas and from our own experience one of the easiest ways to decorate your nursery is with peel and stick wallpaper. Of course furniture, ceiling, floor and other aspects play a very important role as well, but that’s what we will discuss in this article. Stay with me and let’s explore these tips together.

Temporary wallpaper is a great way to add a pop of personality to your nursery without making a permanent commitment. It’s also perfect for renters or if you’re not sure what your long-term design plans are. There are so many great temporary wallpaper designs available, from classic stripes and polka dots to more modern geometric patterns and animal prints.

Safari peel and stick wallpaper is a great option for creating a fun and whimsical nursery theme. There are so many great safari-themed temporary wallpapers available, featuring lions, elephants, giraffes, and zebras. You can even find temporary wallpaper that looks like a hand-painted mural.

Here are a few tips for designing a cute and functional baby nursery:

  • Choose a color palette. It’s important to choose a color palette that is both calming and stimulating. Soft pastels, neutrals, and nature-inspired colors are all great options.
  • Select furniture that is both stylish and functional. You’ll need a crib, a dresser, a changing table, and a rocking chair. Consider buying furniture that can be used for other purposes after your baby grows out of it.
  • Add plenty of storage. You’ll need storage for all of your baby’s clothes, toys, and diapers. Baskets, bins, and ottomans are all great storage options.
  • Create a cozy reading nook. A cozy reading nook is a great place to bond with your baby. Add a comfortable chair, a side table, and a lamp to create a inviting space.
  • Don’t forget the finishing touches. Add some personal touches to your nursery, such as family photos, artwork, and a special blanket.

Here are some specific ideas for using temporary wallpaper in your nursery:

  • Accent wall. Use temporary wallpaper to create an accent wall in your nursery. This is a great way to add a pop of color or pattern without painting the entire room.
  • Ceiling. Temporary wallpaper can also be used on the ceiling. This is a great way to add a unique and unexpected design element to your nursery.
  • Furniture. You can even use temporary wallpaper to update old furniture. This is a great way to give a dresser or changing table a new lease on life.

Temporary wallpaper is a great way to add a touch of personality to your nursery without making a permanent commitment. With so many great designs available, you’re sure to find the perfect temporary wallpaper to create a cute and functional space for your little one.

I hope this blog post has given you some inspiration for designing your baby nursery. With a little planning and creativity, you can create a space that is both cute and functional, and that your baby will love to spend time in.

Happy decorating!

P.S. Don’t forget to check out our MuralSprint collection of temporary wallpapers! We have a wide variety of designs to choose from, perfect for any nursery. Find our collection here:

In addition to the tips mentioned above, here are a few more things to keep in mind when designing your baby nursery:

  • Make sure the nursery is safe. Remove any tripping hazards, such as electrical cords or rugs.
  • Ensure the nursery is well-ventilated. This will help to prevent the growth of mold and mildew.
  • Choose a comfortable temperature. The nursery should be a comfortable temperature for both you and your baby.
  • Be mindful of noise. Babies are sensitive to noise, so choose a quiet location for the nursery.
  • Think about the future. As your baby grows, you’ll need to make some changes to the nursery. Choose furniture and decor that can be easily adapted to different needs.

With a little planning and effort, you can design a cute and functional baby nursery that you and your little one will love.

That was it. Thanks for reading and I hope this was useful for you. And if you are expecting a baby I want to say Congratulations!!! 🙂 Life is amazing!