The old adage of "There is no place like home" rings true for baby too. While our little ones love exploring the world and having fun learning outside of the home, it is important that they have a place to come back to where they can feel safe, comfortable and happy, while recharging for the next day's adventures.
Of course this means that within their home, the baby room becomes their mini-home, and a special place that is all theirs. Their first experience with a home will always revolve around this important room, and it is the place that they will spend most of their time with mom and dad.
With this in mind, here are a few ways in which a baby room can be made into a wonderful little sanctuary that your child will love:
Baby Linen Bundles and Sets: Comfort is an important part of the home, and especially for baby in their new abode. Ensuring a comfortable sleeping area with soft and welcoming textures is a must. It may be a wonderful idea to choose a colour or theme that suits your room with new baby linen in various styles and colours.
Wallpaper: A great way to develop the theme that you wish to have in your baby room is through the use of wallpaper. If you know that your kid loves a certain character or subject matter, such as planes, you can use that to decorate the nursery and give your child a sense of calm with themes that they recognise. Depending on the age of the baby or child, the options for wallpaper are wide-ranging, with many fun themes available to consider.
Nursery Accessories: Sometimes the smallest items can mean the most and make a world of difference. Adding a soft toy to a baby room will give it texture and conform to a certain theme, while providing your baby something wonderful to hold onto, hug and call a first friend.
Decals and Stickers: These days kids learn to love characters of all sorts, and some can be excellent role models or examples for children to learn from. Childrens television shows such as Doc McStuffins and Sophia the First present these characters as animated role models that can teach children life lessons. A way to bring these characters into the room is through peel and stick wall decals, which can be put where the child will enjoy it most.
Come through to Dream Furniture's showroom to have a look at the wonderful items you can purchase to help make your house a home, with special attention paid to the baby room.
-- 13 April 2016 --