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21 Wonderful Nursery Ideas

By Soraia Martins August 13, 2021, 3:50 pm

Are you ready to plan and decorate your baby’s first home? We are here to help you find the perfect blend of playfulness, comfort, and style. Whether you are looking for nursery ideas for boys, girls, gender-neutral, small spaces, or even twins, we will show you plenty of ideas to create a functional and comfortable room for your little one. From unexpected wallpaper murals to modern furniture and cozy cribs, everything is possible.

Nursery Ideas for Boys

Blue Atmosphere

Blue nursery room with white crib and blue blanket Source:

Victoria Borodinova at Pixabay

Make your baby’s dreams more peaceful with blue pastels and a lovely canopy. The two-toned atmosphere will make this the perfect nursery for boys.

Simple and Functional

Light blue room with orange plush toys and map Source:

Sidekix Media at Unsplash

Simple and functional, this nursery is a must-have for all minimalist parents who want to keep it as straightforward as possible. The world map above the crib is an excellent incentive for young travelers at heart.

Sleek and Playful

Striped blue wallpaper with toys and a lion picture Source:

Maria Sjöstrand at Rebel Walls

This playful setting has us all excited for some candid moments frolicking around. The sleek, striped wallpaper makes it easy on the eye, and the school theme keeps it fun.

Bright Light

White bright room with white crib Source:

TMGZ2021 at Canva

A nursery for a boy doesn’t necessarily have to be blue, and this one proves precisely that. Bright and clean, this nursery lets the light come in and wash over all the incredible details.

Sophisticated Hues

Plush toy and dark crib with yellow blanket and plant Source:

KatarzynaBialasiewicz at Canva

A chic, sophisticated design with pops of color here and there is a delightful option for a boy’s nursery. As you probably know by now, it is never too early to have great taste, so take this opportunity to transform your baby’s room into a trendy and stylish area.

Neutral Nursery Ideas

Black and White

Black and white nursery room with white furniture Source:

Collov Home Design at Unsplash

As far as neutral nurseries are concerned, there are plenty of ideas to put into practice. This modern room with black and white accents has everything your baby needs while maintaining a stunning atmosphere.

Woodsy Landscape

Room with forest wallpaper yellow canopy Source:

Maria Sjöstrand at Rebel Walls

Make it epic and elegant like this one with the help of woodsy wallpaper and a dramatic canopy draping over the crib from the ceiling. Small yet unique details complete the neutral nursery.

Wooden Accents

Green wallpaper and wooden crib with toy Source:

belchonock at Canva

This nursery is as neutral as minimalist, and we are here for it. Add in some wooden objects and pops of color, and the room is ready to welcome your little one.

Modern Dream

Nursery with crib and plush toy and yellow cushions Source:

KatarzynaBialasiewicz at Canva

The vintage crib in this neutral nursery is probably its best and most beautiful item, but the rest doesn’t fall short. The blackboard wall is also a nice touch for parents who like to leave messages for their babies — to be read when they grow a little older, of course.

Cloudy Vision

Nursery with clouds on wall crib and plush toy Source:

Monkey Business Images at Canva

Take a simple room and turn it into a cloudy vision with a handful of ornaments that make it more memorable. The light comes in such a lovely way it is almost impossible to imagine this room at night.

Golden Accents

White nursery with golden accent yellow chair Source:

KatarzynaBialasiewicz at Canva

Although this neutral nursery is primarily white, the golden accents tie the room together. Clean and bright is all that we can wish for in our baby’s first home.

Nursery Ideas for Girls

Dramatic Scenery

Flower romantic wall with white crib and animal toy Source:

Jasmina Bylund for Sandberg Wallpaper

The romantic wallpaper is definitely the leading star in this nursery. The floral pattern pairs perfectly with the draped canopy to create the ideal scenery for your baby girl.

Soft Pink Fantasy

Soft pink hues in a girls nursery Source:

poligonchik at Canva

Gender-neutral nurseries are trending more than ever, but this should not keep you from going all pink for your newborn girl. Soft pastels and delicate materials make the most delightful room ever.

Sleeping With Serenity

Nursery room with changing table and plush rabbit Source:

Burst at Pexels

In keeping with girlish settings, a simple nursery with a few pink accents is all it takes to create a gorgeous nursery for a baby girl.

Flower Power

Flower wallpaper with pink background and plush toys Source:

Maria Sjöstrand at Rebel Walls

Wallpaper can be your best friend when decorating your newborn’s nursery. Floral patterns are a favorite for baby girl’s rooms, so go ahead and fill it with all the flowers you can think of.

Ocean Blues

Bright white nursery with armchair and crib Source:

KatarzynaBialasiewicz at Canva

A nautical theme can be a perfect choice for your baby girl’s nursery because not only boys like the ocean and sailing. This blue and white room with just a couple of specks of color is absolutely dreamy.

Nursery Ideas for Small Rooms

Tiny and Beautiful

Nursery with white crib and green canopy veil Source:

Tanya Syrikova at Canva

Make the most out of the space you have for your little one’s nursery, even if it is smaller than you wished it to be. The gorgeous canopy and the cute mobile are the central pieces of this room.

Smooth Lines

Soft pink nursery with all white furniture Source:

Andre Mergulhaum at Pexels

A crib, a dresser, an armchair or slider, a changing table — do you really need anything else to create a nursery? If you only have a small room to spare, make the most out of it with just the essentials and a couple of decorative elements.

Light and Effortless

Mom changing baby in nursery with white crib and mobile Source:

Alena Ozerova at Canva

This lovely crib with a delightful mobile and a see-through cover keeps this small nursery light and effortless.

Nursery Ideas for Twins

Contemporary Colors

Twin cribs with dresser and plush toys Source:

KatarzynaBialasiewicz at Canva

Your baby twins will grow together in this gorgeous and modern nursery. The contemporary dark blue and burgundy colors fit beautifully into the white backdrop.

Gleaming Scenery

Twin nursery with chair and hanging lamps Source:

KatarzynaBialasiewicz at Canva

Twinkling lights on the cribs and hanging lamps create a serene environment in this nursery for twins. Keep the cribs close enough so that you can keep an eye on both more easily — and let them grow together.


When it comes to decorating your little one’s future kingdom, there are many wonderful nursery ideas you can bring to life. And since the parents will also be spending a lot of their time there caring for your newborn, designing the room to please parents is a must!

Make it cute and comfy, add some details, and organize everything you will need — everything will come together in the end.

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