For A Nursery

With Mother’s Day (and Father’s Day) right around the corner, I just couldn’t help but be a tad inspired! Arguably, one of the most exciting times – and chaotic times for a family is when a new baby has arrived. So below are a few tips for a more organized baby nursery. After all, you’ll want your baby’s nursery to be as joyous as your little bundle is!

1. Storage, storage, storage! The last thing you’ll want in your baby’s nursery is clutter. So invest in shelves, drawers, or a dresser for all these things. *Tip: Gentle knobs will make for a convenient toy grab as well as show off how cute your baby’s toys are.

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2. Create dividers for your baby’s clothes. As time goes on (or right after a baby shower) you will most likely have many baby clothes that look similar to the adult eye. However, there are most likely different sizes that reflect a baby’s growth. With a simple label on a closet divider, or drawer, this will help you keep the sizes organized.

Above Left: Babble – Above Right: Spearmint Baby

3. For the smaller baby nursery creating functional wall space is a must! A worker’s board is an easy way to attach hooks and shelves (and are perfect for the baby boy). Also, keeping a laundry basket in the baby nursery will save every precious foot of floor. *Tip: Keep things like diapers in a more visible space so that if you’re in a rush you can quickly grab them.

Organizing is simply a way to help keep your baby’s nursery as warm and nurturing as possible. But more important than keeping things perfectly organized, is to enjoy this precious time. All of us were teeny babies once and know how fast the years fly by. So last but not least, congratulations to all of the new Moms and Dads in 2013 (and 2014)!

-Erica