nautical nursery

November 28, 2018

My cousin recently found out she and her husband are expecting their first child, a baby girl, this spring and when she asked for help with her nursery, I literally¬†jumped at the chance!¬† Designing nurseries and children’s rooms are, hands down, my absolute favorite and this one is even more special because it’s going to…

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a little christmas cheer in lydia’s room

December 22, 2016

We are in full-on Christmas mode over here, baking cookies, listening to holiday tunes, burning our Christmas lights 24/7 and counting the days until Santa’s arrival!  The most wonderful time of the year is even more magical when you’re experiencing it through the eyes of your almost three year old and I’m loving every single…

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transitioning from a crib to a big girl bed

July 25, 2016

When I was pregnant with Lydia, long before I even knew I was actually having a little girl, all I could think about was a nursery centered around a gold Jenny Lind-style crib.  The day we had our ultrasound which, indeed, confirmed our little bundle was a baby girl, I ordered this crib and immediately…

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an art print every little girl needs on her wall

July 22, 2015

I know you guys are probably over all the art posts (and if you follow me on Instagram, the pictures of Lydia’s gallery wall), but I just couldn’t resist telling you all about this little gem I picked up for her a few months ago!  I just had to have it, not only because the…

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diy: watercolor calligraphy art

April 22, 2015

If you’ve been following along here for a while now, you know that Lydia’s nursery is my favorite space in our house; it’s so hard to pick one favorite thing in her room because I love everything so much, but I have to say, the gallery wall was the one thing that finally made it…

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a great source for kids art

April 15, 2015

One of my favorite parts of working on kids rooms and nurseries is choosing art to go in the space.  I’m big on gallery walls as a way to inject a little personality and whimsy into the space as well as adding some color and fun!  Rifle Paper Co has quickly become one of my…

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5 tips for designing a smart nursery

March 5, 2015

Ever since posting pics of Lydia’s nursery back in November, I’ve gotten a ton of emails asking about storage ideas, how I keep clutter at bay, decorating tips, my nursery must-haves, etc.  I thought I’d try to cover all of them here in one post and revisit one of my favorite nurseries I designed two…

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lydia’s nursery – details

November 20, 2014

Thank you all so much for the sweet comments and emails about Lydia’s nursery!  Holy moly, my Instagram feed was full of the most lovely words about the room, you all really know how to make a girl feel special!  As promised, here is every last detail about the nursery that I can think of. …

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lydia’s nursery

November 19, 2014

Well, friends, I think it’s finally time I got my bum in gear and posted pictures of baby girl’s nursery!  Since Lydia’s ten months old now, I figured I’d better post pictures of it before it’s time to change it into a big girl space.  To be fair, the nursery was 99% complete before she…

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nursery progress + a quick and easy before and after

December 16, 2013

It’s amazing how a few key items can really make a space feel like it’s pulled together, even if it’s not quite close to being finished!  Last week, I received my crib bedding and curtains for the nursery and not only did they both turn out even more amazing than I expected, but they really…

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