The nursery in our Vermont farmhouse just might be the sweetest space. After renovating our craft room, I fell in love with the dark green wall color and adopted it for the nursery as well. I’ve logged so many hours in this space, not only rocking our two babes but doing DIY projects and small decorating projects for the room. Explore the nursery projects and posts.

Nursery design plan for a baby girl but using base items that are gender neutral

Nursery Design Plans With A Gender Neutral Base

When we found out we were expecting, I started designing the nursery immediately. It’s a space I always dreamed of creating! Since we didn’t know the gender at the time, I created plans for both a boy and a girl.

Small nursery layout with less than 80 square feet of space

Small Nursery Layout

When your nursery is tiny, there aren’t many layout options that work. Trying on a few floor plan options to make a crib, glider, and dresser (doubling as a changing table) work in a small 9′ x 7′ nursery.

Duct taping two rugs together to make a just the right size pink rug for a nursery

Duct Taping Two Rugs Together

When you need an odd-sized rug for a baby girl’s small nursery AND you’re on a tight budget, duct tape two smaller rugs together. Sharing our rug dilemma and how we fixed it.

Adding budget friendly nursery lights to balance a splurge on Anthropologie curtains in a small nursery

Budget-Friendly Lights And Curtains For A Small Nursery

With just weeks to go before our baby’s arrival, we finally added some budget-friendly lights to the small nursery. Then hemmed and hung some Anthropologie curtains found on clearance, but still a splurge for us.

A small and moody nursery for a baby girl featuring dark walls with a bright pink rug, vintage dresser, and basic Ikea crib

Moody Baby Girl Nursery Reveal

We did it! Our baby girl may be five months old but the nursery is complete. Check out all the design details and how we put together a small, moody nursery with vintage finds, a pink rug, and a simple Ikea crib.

Storage ideas for a small nursery including under crib storage baskets, a compact dresser, open shelves, and more

Storage And Organization Ideas For A Small Nursery

With such a small nursery, optimizing every inch of storage space is essential. After six years of using this space, I’m finally sharing all my nursery storage and organization tips and tricks.