Discover our top tips for creating the perfect nursery for your little one

Decorating Their First Nursery: The Dos and Don’ts

Whether you’ve already welcomed your little one into the world or you’re still awaiting their arrival, decorating your baby’s first nursery is an exciting time for the whole family. From finding the right toys and bedding to stocking up on safety essentials, your to-do list can start to feel overwhelming.

If you’re struggling to know where to begin, we’ve outlined some decorating dos and don’ts to help you along the way. Whatever your budget or baby’s gender, our guide is full of handy nursery tips to make sure your their room is ready for sleep and play.

Give your little one's room a cosy and stylish feel by choosing a colour scheme

Do… Pick The Perfect Palette

When it comes to decorating your baby’s first bedroom, you probably already have a few nursery ideas in mind. Whether you opt for a particular pattern or colour scheme, choosing a theme for your child’s room can help give it a cosy and coordinated feel.

Give your little one's room a cosy and stylish feel by choosing a colour scheme

Made from 100% cotton, this Brown Woodland Bear Dungarees and Bodysuit Outfit will see them through the day in complete comfort

If your little one’s gender is still a surprise or you’re searching for an alternative to the traditional baby blues and pinks, why not try our adorable unisex collection? Featuring plenty of sweet styles in neutral colours, you’ll be able to mix and match with our accessories, clothing and furniture to create your favourite look.

Our adorable range of moses baskets is full of comfy and snug options for sleeping

Don’t… Forget A Baby Monitor

Every nursery needs a few essentials to ensure that your little one stays safe. To make sure you and your child sleep soundly, why not try one of our baby monitors? Helping to encourage sweet dreams and give parents peace of mind, a baby monitor is a top nursery priority.

Our adorable range of moses baskets is full of comfy and snug options for sleeping

This Angelcare AC1100 Baby Movement Monitor with Video has an under-the-mattress sensor pad, digital full colour video transmission and much more

It’s no secret that newborns often need extra protection, and a Moses basket is just the thing to keep them supported while they sleep. Providing a reassuring and snug space for those precious early stages, our great quality baskets are a wonderful way to ensure a restful night.

Bebe Style’s ComfiPlus Floating Cradling Bouncer comes with soft toys and even plays soothing music lullabies

Do… Experiment With Baby Toys

As well as sleep, children need plenty of stimulants to help them learn and grow. From cuddly toys and mobiles to walkers and playmats, we have plenty of baby toys to encourage their development.

If your little one is full of beans, why not put the bounce into playtime with one of our brightly coloured baby bouncers? Ideal for developing their motor skills, these toys are a great bonding activity that’s sure to put a smile on both their face and yours.

Bebe Style’s ComfiPlus Floating Cradling Bouncer comes with soft toys and even plays soothing music lullabies

Nuby Natural Touch™ Easy Latch Anti-Colic Decorated Bottles come with 4 bottles that help combine breast and bottle feeding

Don’t… Wait Until The Last Minute

Time can fly when you’re counting down the days ‘till your baby’s arrival. To make sure you’re well-prepared, it’s worth starting to think about their nursery in advance.

Nuby Natural Touch™ Easy Latch Anti-Colic Decorated Bottles come with 4 bottles that help combine breast and bottle feeding

This Badabulle Racoon Bath Support Hammock is made from ultra-soft and breathable fabric to ensure comfort and hygiene

Our newborn checklist is just the thing to get you ready to welcome your little bundle of joy. Featuring premature clothing, baby bottles and changing accessories, you can rest happy knowing you have all the essentials for their special first months.

To make your child’s wardrobe just as adorable as their nursery, take a look at our baby coats and pramsuits, unisex outfits and branded clothing.