My Room: Brooke's Baby Girl

My Room: Brooke's Baby Girl

Carrie McBride
Aug 2, 2011

We love how this detailed rug ties all the colors in the room together. Brooke tells us more about her daughter's nursery: Our baby girl's nursery is filled with vintage and modern furnishings, as well as meaningful gifts from family and friends.

Storage was an issue for us in this bedroom - half of the closet was taken over by a chimney addition years before we moved into the house. The remaining closet is only 18" wide with one curtain rod and a shelf. That's why we chose to add a dresser and large bookshelf to the room. There are also storage containers hidden under the crib and on the floor of the closet. We wanted to keep the large pieces in the room neutral and use colors in the rug for accessories. My background is in teaching so the light fixture, Dick and Jane artwork, and picture book collection add a schoolhouse touch to the room.

Wall paint: Behr's "Dolphin Fin" 50% solution
Light fixture: Amazon
Crib: DaVinci Jenny Lind @ Amazon
Bookshelf: IKEA Expedit
Dresser: vintage
Rug: Anthropologie
Curtain panels: Urban Outfitters
Knitted blanket: handmade by family
Crib skirt: handmade by family
Stripe pillow: handmade by family
Pink pillow: Urban Outfitters
Dick and Jane pages: gift from family
Lamp: West Elm
Clear tray: CB2
Bookshelf storage bins: IKEA
Fabric letter: handmade
Mobile: handmade

Thanks Brooke!

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