Six Nursery Trends for 2018

One of the most magical rooms in a home is a nursery. It’s where babies dream and grow, and imaginations are set free. Designing a nursery gives parents a chance to tap into their own dreams, too, and each year trends emerge to get you started. Project Nursery recently shared a list for 2018, and we’ve chosen some of our favorites.

The Color Purple.  Pantone’s 2018 Color of the Year Ultra Violet has everyone reaching for purple, and lavender is its softer side. This royal color will make a statement. Use the color on walls, bedding or accents, like this mirror.

Spread Your Wings.Birds are a hot theme for nurseries, and the bigger the better. Look for flamingos, swans and peacocks, which bring color and whimsy.

Baby Boho.While Bohemian style has been a big trend in home design for a while, it’s going subtle in the nursery. Look for hanging plants and swings that add fun and texture to a space.

Pure and Simple.  Scandinavian-style furniture, like this crib, offers simple and sleek lines, which bring a sense of calm to a nursery—who doesn’t want that?

 

Just Keep Swimming.Feel like you’re in the tropics by inviting a school of fish into your nursery. Use them in wall décor, bedding and accents, like these wall decals.

Dot Your Eyes. Polka dots are always popular, but this year they’re popping up in every size. Look for dots that are hand drawn, watercolor and mini-sized, and use them on walls, bedding or rugs.