12 Must-Have Decor Picks For The Nursery

Interior Stylist Magdalene Liacopoulos from The Bebe Style Co. shares her favorite nursery décor pieces from The Tot

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Deciphering what is a need versus a want is always a challenge when selecting décor for a nursery, and the trick is to find a balance where function and practicality meets style.

Here, I share my picks and why they should be at the top of your shopping list:

 

Top Nursery Decor Picks

 

There’s no denying that I am passionate about storage solutions, which is why this tasseled storage basket is at the top of my list when it comes to décor essentials. Why? It’s a cost-effective solution to home organization that has a myriad of uses, from stashing toys and books, bedding and even laundry.

I honestly believe you can never have too many storage baskets.

 

 

Lorena Canals Tassels Basket

 

$59

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Pehr Pom Pom Bin Natural

Pehr Pom Pom Storage Bin

 

$46

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Whether you want a stylish statement piece for your nursery or comfy, practical seating for the home, this Sleepytime Rocker has you covered. Its midcentury design exudes contemporary style, while the tan leather adds a touch of sophistication to any home.

 

Nursery Works Sleepytime Rocker – Tan Leather

 

$499

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Since you now know how wild I am about storage, I will always recommend investing in a dresser that can double as a change station with the addition of a chic change pad. When choosing a dresser, go with one that’s simple and elegant, with lasting style.

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Babyletto Lolly Three-drawer Dresser

 

$399

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Nook Sleep Systems Pebble Change Pad

 

$139

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Good-quality bedding tops my list as one of the must-have, non-negotiable items. The crib and bedding are the most used items in your nursery, which also means the space needs to be safe and comfortable for your baby. I always recommend selecting 100% cotton and never skimp on quality.

 

Atelier Choux Organic Fitted Sheet

Atelier Choux Organic Fitted Sheet

 

$70

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Babyletto Sprout 4-in-1 Convertible Crib

 

$379

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Made of 100% organic cotton and machine washable, this ultra-soft HART + LAND organic solid muslin blanket can be used for tummy time, sleep time, cuddle time and more.

 

HART + LAND Organic Solid Muslin Blanket

 

$40

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Because it wouldn’t be a nursery without a mobile. I love this colorful, hand-felted design by Pehr, which features an array of adorable swans—an animal beloved by kids.

 

 

Petit Pehr Mobile Swans

Pehr Swan Mobile

 

$85

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Reading plays such a big role in your child’s life. When working with clients, I always recommend incorporating a reading area in the room, whether it’s a stand-alone bookshelf or something fixed to the wall.

 

Ubabub Booksee Wall Bookshelf Set

 

$199

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Nothing achieves comfort quite like a cosy mat for the nursery. I especially like this Toki Mats Rainbow Watercolour Playmat to help finish off a reading area. This machine-washable, foldable mat is an example of where style meets practicality. Swoon!

Toki Mats Rainbow Watercolor Playmat

Toki Mats Rainbow Watercolor Playmat

 

$195 – $305

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Dressing your walls is the finishing touch to a room. When it comes to art for the nursery, there really is nothing more adorable (and useful) than this beautiful cloud night light. Made from painted pine, this high-quality children’s night light is as appealing as it is durable.

LITTLE LIGHTS Cloud LAMP

Little Lights Cloud Lamp

 

$205

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The Bebe Style Co. is a nursery, toddler and children’s room interior styling service. Visit thebebestyleco.com