SMALL MODERN NURSERY

by Karen
(Boston)

Small Modern Orange Gray, White and Black Nursery for Baby A Small Space with a Modern feel and Bright Colors!

Small Modern Orange Gray, White and Black Nursery for Baby A Small Space with a Modern feel and Bright Colors!

Small Modern Orange Gray, White and Black Nursery for Baby A Small Space with a Modern feel and Bright Colors!
Gray Nursery Walls with Butterfly Decorations - Decals -  Bird and Flowers
Bright Orange Nursery Glider and Modern Pali Baby Crib

We decorated our small modern nursery to have the personality of a much larger room. We live in a very small condo in the city and we converted the only available spare room, the one we had used as a study, into a nursery for the baby.


Since the living area flows through French doors into the space, I wanted modern feel of the rest of the house to flow into the baby's room to make the nursery a fun and comfortable room where we could hang out and enjoy our child.



Comfortable orange nursery glider with ottoman



Go here to see more orange nursery gliders with ottomans for your baby's room.


BRIGHT COLORS for Baby's Modern Nursery Theme

We choose a bright orange (and very comfortable) orange nursery glider by Monte.




modern gray and white tree baby nursery wall mural

modern lime green and white baby nursery wall paint wainscoting color painting

modern gray blue lime green baby nursery paint wall color

Modern Gray
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Modern Lime Green
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Finding a Crib to Suit Our Needs


Pali crib and dresser as they were both known for their Modern style and their quality construction. The lumbar pillow on the glider is upholstered in fabric that has bright green, blue, pink and purple stripes on it and I tried to re-use every one of those colors as much as I could in other areas of the baby's nursery.

HIGH CONTRAST

I also used a lot of black and white in the room'S decorations because I read that contrasts are easier for an infant to see.

Modern Decorating Ideas for the Nursery Wall

I found the flower and bird tree branch wall decals online and I made the 3D butterfly wall decorations out of scrapbooking paper and wire. I incorporated as many bright colors into the neutral, gray baby nursery as I could using colorful baskets, toys and a beautiful framed print that is hung on the wall above the chair(also from Etsy).

Owl Baby Bedding

I fell in love with an owl print crib sheet from Pottery Barn Kids although the rest of the bedding was too "pastel" for my taste and we decided to go bumper-less due to all the controversy surrounding them recently.

I can't wait to meet our little girl and see if she likes what I've done with her small modern nursery!

From the webmaster:

The pops of bright color in the small space produced great results. Your design is a visual tutorial on how to successfully use color to make the most of however much square footage you have! Using the glider's striped pillow as your inspiration piece was a very smart move.

Thanks so much for allowing us to add your modern decorating tips with all of us here at Unique Baby Gear Ideas to our gallery of nursery pictures. I'm sure that our visitors will appreciate the many details of your small nursery's huge personality and see features that they will want to use in their own DIY decorating projects.


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modern nursery
by: Amy

The birds and the butterflies give the room a natural look and I like that but in my opinion, the most attractive feature is the orange glider. It looks awesome with that wall paint color.

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Thanks!
by: Karen

Hi Michelle,
So sorry for the late response on the butterflies. I used scrapbooking paper that had designs on both sides (so baby looking up at them saw some pattern no matter the angle) and just cut some basic butterfly patterns I drew out of cardboard, traced on the paper and cut them out. Bent the butterflies at the middle and used black wire to make the antennas.

Thanks all!

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Very Efficient
by: Anonymous

Very efficient and stylish!

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So stylish
by: Love it!

Very stylish!

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Practical and attractive
by: Amorette

Many people are working with small spaces so these tips are very helpful.

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Butterflies
by: Michelle

How did you make the butterflies? The room looks really cute!!

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