Cheap and Chic Nursery Picks
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).
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).
Nursery Ideas: Design a Nautical Nursery
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).
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).
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).
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).
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).
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).
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).
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).
All About Co-Sleepers
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).
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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