What constitutes a modern nursery? According to the Edmonton Journal (of Canada), today's modern nursery has dark furniture, clean lines and bright color. What else are parents looking for when putting together a modern nursery? Black in the nursery is big. Parents also are avoiding frills and items that are too cutesy. Furniture pieces need to be multi-functional. According to the article, matchy-matchy is out. Modern-minded parents want eco-friendly nursery items and things that stimulate baby. Go here for more details. AT: The Nursery readers, tell us what a modern nursery means to you.