Most parents are familiar with the desperate moments of shoving baby gear and toys into closets in the final moments before guests arrive—desperately attempting to return our home to the stylish, pre-baby days of the past.
For many of us, the my home will never become overrun with kid stuff vow we took pre-baby fades in importance as we prioritize the happiness of our children over the aesthetic of our homes.
But… It doesn't have to be this way!
Here are 8 products that will put you on the path to maintaining your stylish home while also creating a fun environment for your baby.
The sweet sounds of your happy baby's coos from their crib are priceless, but crib sheets that come with fun and stylish patterns for your nursery are hard to come by. The cute scene on these sheets from Rookie Humans gives babies stimulation to keep them entertained for quiet moments in their crib, but are an elevated alternative to traditional nursery character prints.
Made from 100% cotton sateen fabric with a 230 thread count to create a smooth and lustrous finish, you can purchase with confidence that these sheets have been carefully crafted without harmful chemicals.
This sleek and stylish bouncer from Baby Bjorn truly lives up to the hype. Popular amongst parents who value a minimalist approach to baby gear, the bouncer comes in breathable 3D mesh that is soft against delicate baby skin and removes easily for machine washing.
The bouncer moves in response to your baby's hand and leg movement, helping your little one develop motor skills and balance—while the stylish and minimal Swedish design fits beautifully into any room or fold flats for easy storage.
For the mama who doesn't want to sacrifice her street style but needs the convenience and thoughtfulness of a well-designed diaper bag, this versatile pick from Mina Baie is the perfect solution. Constructed from soft, vegan material, the top-loading design can be worn as a crossbody, tote or backpack. Loaded with handy features such as a key leash, insulated bottle pocket, built-in padded laptop sleeve and neoprene changing pad, this bag was created with the style-conscious mama in mind and won't look frumpy hanging in your entryway by the door.
Simple and stylish enough to have a permanent spot at the table, this modern high chair from Lalo converts to a playtime chair when they reach the toddler stage. Clean up easily after a messy meal by simply wiping clean with warm, soapy water. It's minimal and natural design will fit seamlessly into home without standing out amongst your carefully selected dining room aesthetic.
Not only are wooden toys a minimalist addition to your baby's nursery, but they are also more sustainable, kinder to the environment and overall, healthier for children developmentally and physically than their plastic competitors.
For example, these stacking stones from Janod feature delicate colors inspired by current trends while also introducing your child to construction and balance. Colored with eco-friendly water-based paint to ensure safe and healthy use, you can enjoy the satisfaction of an aesthetically pleasing baby product that is beneficial to your child's growth and development.
Lorena Canals is the brand of machine-washable, kid-friendly home accessories that don't sacrifice design and style will complement any minimal nursery aesthetic. Each Lorena Canals product is handmade by artisans in the north of India using eco-friendly natural fibers and child-safe dyes. What's more, each purchase helps underprivileged children in the north of India access education. This cute hanging textile is perfect for above a crib or on the wall of a playroom.
The addition of whimsical accent pieces brings fun to a nursery without the loud statement of traditional kid furniture. Look for themes and patterns that children will enjoy and find stimulating but have elevated design elements.
Mama, with so much on your plate, sometimes you just need someone to step in and take the lead for you. Take the easy path towards a stylish and function space for your child with the help of an expert designer from YouthfulNest.
YouthfulNest designers have in-depth knowledge of décor and youthful furnishings to create a custom design for your family. They'll pull together a room that not only feels stylish but goes beyond aesthetics by considering the way you'll experience the room. All you need to do is purchase and enjoy the beautifully curated space in your home.
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