Nursery, almost done

I’ve been holding out on photographing the nursery because I was waiting for some prints to arrive from Holland. They finally arrived… and then I discovered that I’m too big and sore and awkward to face a trip to Target to buy frames for them, so I ordered the frames. So I am waiting for the frames to show up. So the nursery still isn’t picture-perfect… alas. Well, I can’t contain myself, so I photographed the parts that look good. Translation: I avoided the wall the prints are going to go on, and also the Pack-n-Play temporarily parked in the middle of the room.

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Nursing station. Curtains by Amy Butler, boppy cover by Tula Pink, the cut chenille blankets, the summer quilts, the Farmer’s Market burp cloths, and more.

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A closer look at that. Also the Little Folks play mat, and some books… mostly my own.

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Toys and bath things

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The crib. I’m too freaked out about the SIDS risk to have a regular bumper, so that’s a breathable one. Because the crib is odd–it has a changing table attached to one end–the bumper went on oddly. I made the skirt out of Parisville fabric.

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Prints by Etsy seller yumi yumi

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Prints by Etsy seller LauraAmiss

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The big diaper bag, the little diaper bag, two diapers & wipes pods, and Sparks’ manly Dad Bag

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Party dresses

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The 0-3 month layette, washed and ready to go

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The 3-6 month layette, minus many miscellaneous pieces received as gifts. Sorry, I didn’t have it in me to dive into the Baby Clothes Bin and pick them all out… not till they need to be worn and washed. All of this matchy-matchy stuff was right on top.

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4 thoughts on “Nursery, almost done

  1. I love the nursery!! It looks fantastic! I did notice that you have what looks like a Anna Maria Horner folksy flannels quilt on your bookshelf. Can I ask what materials you used to make it? I have one that the top is done completely in flannels and I wasn’t sure what I should use for backing and binding. Any suggestions? I would think that an all flannel quilt is too flopsy, am I wrong?

    Thank you šŸ™‚ What a fabulous job you’ve done with the nursery!

  2. The top is all folksy flannels, and I backed it with cheap white muslin and bound it with Kona cotton. The batting is polyester, which was kind of grotty to work with, but I had it on hand and it makes the quilt nice and puffy. Yes, it’s pretty floppy, but that’s how I like my quilts šŸ™‚

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