The best classic baby blankets

Blankets are my weakness. Even though Miss Marnie has loads – these are my top three classic styles. With the cold nights finally here which one will you choose for your VIB? (TOP) The one for a VIB’s cot or pram: A classic cellular style blanket but with a Luxe brushed feel. This crisp white one will go with any nursery theme from £18 The Little White Company (Middle) The one for colder nights: Velvety soft and edged with satin this is a slightly…

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Designer wallpaper for kids rooms

The best tip I’ve had about decorating a nursery is:  ‘Keep the curtains, carpet and lighting grown-up – and then have fun with the rest!’ Makes sense really. I’m all for avoiding cartoon/novelty printed curtains and paper shades at all costs – in favour of neutral, classic pieces to ensure the room will grow with your baby, toddler and child. So, on the fun note what about these super cool and funky wallpapers designed by New Yorker Aimée Wilder? Aimée’s wallpaper is printed to order and…

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Cool organic baby blankets from Toby Tiger

I’ve a bit of an obsession with baby blankets. Miss Marnie has more than she’ll ever need. But, one I have been using over and over is my Toby Tiger 100% Organic Cotton one. In a stripe and floral reversible design – it’s so soft, washes up a treat (now I’m sounding like a mum) and is the perfect size for throwing in your bag, under the pushchair or using with the carseat. It really has been one of my favourites so far.…

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Land of Nod cute baby deer wall clock

Decorating your babies nursery can be as much fun as you make it. Whether you opt for the simple unisex look in white, grey or cream or go full on gender themed pink/blue/green/yellow the best advice is to choose pieces that will grow with your baby. Miss Marnie’s nursery started to take shape when I discovered these vintage fawn bookends on eBay – and she has now ended up with a fully-fledged woodland theme. What really sealed the deal was this super cute bamboo fawn clock…

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