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Beautiful Nurseries Inspired by Nature
Looking for nursery inspiration? Look outside! Whether you take a walk in the park or a romp through the woods, you'll find that Mother Nature has plenty on offer.Continue to 2 of 9 below.
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Ward’s striking, black-and-white palette, punctuated with bright bursts of green, stands in stark and stylish opposition to the room’s natural wood furnishings and handmade accessories, creating an appealing style blend. A lush patch of “grass” tucked neatly into a corner makes for a sweet and comfy place to curl up with a few furry, woodland friends.Continue to 3 of 9 below.
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A bit too rustic for her taste, this wall-to-wall wood-paneled nursery underwent a serious makeover when soon-to-be mama, Brooke, decided she wanted something a little more contemporary for her son, Arlo. The result: a bright and airy space with a fresh, neutral palette and a wealth of natural texture.
See the entire transformation here.Continue to 4 of 9 below.
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Night Woods Nursery
Rich and moody blues give this nursery a nighttime feel, creating a fun twist on the popular woodland theme. Sweet little owls and other fuzzy, nocturnal friends would feel right at home in a charming “night-woods” nursery featuring a shadowy palette and a “night sky” motif of moons and stars. Incorporate a star projector or add some twinkle lights for a dreamy, moonlit atmosphere.Continue to 5 of 9 below.
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Grey & Yellow Woodland
Little William’s sweet and sunny nursery effortlessly incorporates rich, rustic textures (such as the rusted iron wall initial) and other natural elements (like the adorable tree-branch bird mobile) into its clean, contemporary design. The neutral grey and white palette, contrasted with warm brown woods and bright yellow accents, would make a charming choice for a boy or girl.Continue to 6 of 9 below.
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Caleb’s spring-fresh, woodland nursery features a beautiful blue and green palette inspired by DwellStudios’ adorable “Owl Sky” collection of crib bedding and accessories. The beautiful, hand-stitched felt mobile, created by Etsy’s "Gifts Define", adds just the right touch.Continue to 7 of 9 below.
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This neutral playroom doesn’t need color to capture the aura of the great outdoors. Using a variety of natural elements, this complex and elegantly understated design brings the outdoor world inside, creating visual interest by weaving a rich tapestry of natural texture.
Color is not the only thing missing from this nature-inspired nursery. Notice a lack of conventional furnishings. Stacked wicker baskets replace plastic shelving, providing imaginative storage for books and toys, and a canvas teepee furnished with a fluffy fur rug makes for a comfy place for a little one to sit and read.Continue to 8 of 9 below.
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This mossy green nursery, created by Hudson Baby Design, combines an earthy palette with a bevy of natural textures, including wood, iron, wicker and wool, for a rich, woodsy effect. Simple accessories, like a collection of colorful birdhouses hanging from a branch and a bouquet of wild flowers in a tin vase, give this darling design its sweet, country cottage charm.Continue to 9 of 9 below.
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Urban nursery or nature’s paradise? With its lush, green carpet and stunningly realistic wall mural, baby Charlie might just have you fooled! Despite its elaborate setting, this Chicago nursery boasts a simple, modern design, taking a minimalist approach to furniture and accessories in an effort to capture one of nature’s most charming attributes: a sense of unadulterated, wide open space. Simply pull up a patch of grass and let your mind wander.