Adventure awaits your newborn with these beautifully designed nautical theme nursery decor ideas and helpful illustrated guide.
Interior Design Ideas for a Nautical Theme Nursery
When you think of a baby’s room, you might be inclined toward pastel colors or pinks and blues. But what if you could create a room that stands out as a one-of-a-kind original? You can with these amazing DIY ideas for a nautical theme nursery for your newborn.
There’s something special about the sea and when this theme is brought into the realm of a baby’s nursery, you can’t go wrong.
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Bright geometric shapes, bold stripes and solid colors are hallmarks of this wonderful style, along with a touch of whimsey and definitely kid-friendly.
So if you feel inspired to add a coastal design to your newborn’s bedroom or bath, then you’ll definitely want to include one or more nautical theme decor ideas:
1. Nautical Baby Shower Invitations
Sometimes the best way to get everyone on board with your baby’s theme is to send it out as a handprintednautical-inspired invitation. Check out these sweet notices that are perfect from first born to first birthday:
2. Nautical Lamps and Bathroom Night Lights
Nothing speaks better as a beacon in the dark of night than a night light. You can see that you don’t have to limit yourself to just nautical blues but yellow, pinks and more. I also love the anchor motif in the light switch plate, too. You can DIY these with fabric or wallpaper or purchase ready-made originals like these:
3. Nautical Nursery Bedding and Pillows
No one said that you cannot bring nautical to the bedside. From crafter-sewn Lovey’s to naval prints, your babe will stay comfy, warm and cozy all night long.
4. Nautical Nursery Rugs
You certainly don’t want to have to peek in on your little one and have cold feet to boot! That’s why these nursery rugs are so inviting. Light but not too light (if you get my drift) but perfect for that extra nautical touch your going for.
5. Nautical Furniture for Kids
You know your baby won’t be small forever. So give them something to grow into like these adorable handmade nautical furniture pieces. Each ties in nicely with whatever theme you decide to go with, plus you’ll have sturdy accents that will last long after your child takes his/her first steps.
6. Nautical Clocks
These bold time pieces are perfect for a baby nursery. You’ll be able to keep time with feedings and naps quickly and easily.
7. Personalized Nautical Wall Hangings
Nothing expresses individuality more than these one-of-a-kind waterfront-inspired wall hangings. You can brighten them up with splashes of color or make the lettering stand out with bold stripes or prints. Anyway you do it, it’ll certainly stand out as an original for your newborn.
8. Nautical Mobiles
There’s something delightfully wonderful about mobiles, and these original boat and water-inspired ones can’t be beat.
For more great design and decor ideas, be sure to check out Wisconsin Homemaker’s Home Decor Section and these helpful ideas: