Ideas for creating an antique nursery
One of the most exciting projects associated with having a baby is creating its nursery. You get to add the furnishings, plan the decor and create the beautiful place that will be the first home for your new addition. One nursery design idea that you may like is to design our nursery with an antique theme. If this sounds like something you would like to do, read more.
Your crib for your antique-themed nursery will be the focal point of the room. There are plenty of of antique baby cribs and cradles on the market that give old world charm combined with needed modern safety features. Round-shaped cribs are ideal for this themed nursery and your best bet for a round-shaped crib is an antique baby cradle.
Your storage solutions
An antique-themed baby nursery presents many options for storage that fits within theme. An old chest can be used to hold baby toys, clothes and so on. In fact, any wooden furniture with a crackle or white finish can be used to furnish your antique-themed baby nursery. So try finding chests and dressers in wood to put in your room.
Your decor and art
To complete the look of your antique-themed nursery, use pieces from these elements to decorate the decor and walls of your nursery.
- Antique toys: Find a couple of antique toys to decorate the room with. This will really set the mood of your antique nursery.
- Antique wall art and photos: Find antique photos, paintings and art pieces to decorate your nursery with. Prints and photos of children, animals or toys will be a great resource for decorating. Another option is to find advertisements of baby products from the past.