11 Over-the-Top Nurseries You Have to See to Believe

From a royal carriage crib to a solar system accent wall, these nurseries take décor to the next level of amazing.
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ByAnisa Arsenault
Associate Editor
Mar 2017
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Royal Setup

If your little princess is already rolling up in a royal carriage, imagine what kind of ride she’ll want when she’s 16!


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Playful Planets

That accent wall is out of this world! The neutral gray and blue color scheme keeps things grounded, while extra-fun elements like pops of yellow, a patterned carpet and a planetary mobile reinforce the solar system theme.


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American Pride

This patriotic room from Project Nursery pledges favorite nation status to…any guesses? To steal this vintage-Americana look stick to muted red, white and blue, then mix in eye-catching accents like a faded flag carpet and a big plaid border.



Celestial Space

Stars in the nursery are pretty common, but this amazing half-moon crib by Crème Anglaise really sets this space a world apart. (Get it?)


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Fair Game

With a carousel front-and-center, you’re guaranteed to have the most fun nursery on the block. And showstopping. Those blocks on the left-hand wall? They double as storage space and wall art.


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High Seas

This nautical nursery is straight out of a storybook. Based on the coordinating blues, fancy drapes and that ship-shaped chandelier, we can only assume these are the captain’s quarters.


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Wooded Wonderland

Indoor trees? Lily pad steps? A tree trunk crib?! The enchanted forest has officially moved into this fairyland themed-nursery.


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Elegant Extravagance

Hoping that your nursery exudes elegance? A commitment to ornate patterns and shapes, tailored fabrics and a passion for pink will do the trick. And of course, a custom monogram.


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Artfully Instrumental

What could be better for a nursery in downtown New Orleans than musical accent pieces? Colorful prints and graphic elements also help jazz up the space.


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Underwater Oasis

A bold under-the-sea mural is the centerpiece of this water baby’s room, which could be where the future Jacques Cousteau grows up.


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Globe Trotter

Get your future jet setter off to a stylish start with a travel-themed nursery. Globes and maps are key to pulling it off and that amazing swinging day bed looks like the perfect spot to take baby on his first little ‘flight’!


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Plus more from The Bump:

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Tips for Decorating the Nursery

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