Cheap and Chic Nursery Picks

Bacati grey zigzag curtains
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Think you've got to spend big bucks to get a chic nursery? We checked out our favorite retailers and came across these smart buys, all less than $300 (including the cribs).
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Courtesy of Skip Hop

Safe and Sound

Ensure a healthy sleep environment by investing in bumper-free bedding. This Treetop Friends set from Skip Hop provides everything you need for a traditional crib, including sheet, crib skirt, blanket and cute wall decals ($99).

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Courtesy of Walmart

What a Bargain

The Sarah Classic 4-in-1 Crib from Graco comes in four finishes with a bonus Kolcraft mattress. It features a 3-postion mattress adjustment and can be converted to a toddler bed, daybed or full-sized headboard ($150).

Baby will love looking at all of the fun décor in his nautical nursery. Get seaworthy design ideas from these unique touches that will make your little one as relaxed as a day spent watching the ocean's waves.

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Courtesy of South Shore

Space Saver

South Shore's Cotton Candy Changing Table will grow with your tot. Once you're out of the diaper years, you can remove the top and it becomes a regular chest ($250).

Avery Powell
Avery Powell

Hanging Pretty

The antique feel of this Starburst Mirror from Target will add a touch of elegance to Baby's space, without hurting your wallet. Mounting hardware is included ($40).

Courtesy of Lamps Plus
Courtesy of Lamps Plus

Dots All Over

Dress up a table with this fun spotted fixture from Lamps Plus. Tip: Use it with a low-wattage bulb, so the next time you do a late-night feeding or changing, the room will be cozily low-lit ($35).

Bryan Lynde
Bryan Lynde

Sparkle On

Hang a pendant of glistening capiz shells from Cost Plus World Market to dress up that bare bulb on the ceiling. The soothing lighting effect will help Baby fall right to sleep ($20).

Courtesy of Kohl's
Courtesy of Kohl's

Classic Beauty

The best thing about this sleigh style DaVinci Reagan 4-in-1 crib: It's built from sustainable New Zealand pine and features a non-toxic finish. Plus, it can be converted to a toddler bed (rail included), daybed, or full-size bed ($180).

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Courtesy of Bed, Bath & Beyond

Keep it Simple

When it comes to outfitting Baby's crib, all you really need are some solid fitted sheets. At Bed, Bath & Beyond, you can get two Gerber fitted crib sheets for the price of one. The new premium elastic helps hold the sides in place ($20).

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Courtesy of Storkcraft

Rock Star

A comfy, elegant rocker need not break the bank. The Cambridge glider from Storkcraft also comes with a matching ottoman, which features a slide-out stool for proper nursing ($180).

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Courtesy of Rosenberry Rooms

Bold and Beautiful

Trust us -- you're about to spend a lot more time on the floor, so you want it to be comfy. We love how this retro-inspired floral rug works with creamy yellow walls (Starts at $27).

What you need to know about co-sleepers.

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Courtesy of Summer Infant

On a Roll

Summer Infant's Fox & Friends Classic Comfort Wood Bassinet makes the perfect portable nap spot. The espresso finish goes well with any décor, and the bottom wheels will help you move easily from room to room ($140).

Courtesy of Walmart
Courtesy of Walmart

Window Shopping

Crib -- check. Changing table -- check. Rocker -- check. Now, take your nursery to the next level with crisp finishing touches like this pair of grey zigzag curtains from Bacati ($25).

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