Designing a room is usually fun, but when you’re doing it for a soon-to-be-born person, it feels extra exciting. And all that decorating can be a perfect project for pregnant folks who feel suddenly, um, overcome with nesting instincts. I for one channeled so much of my pregnant energy into designing what I thought was the perfect nursery for my daughter. But there are so many options and ideas (and expenses) floating around, the nursery process can feel super-overwhelming. That’s where — of course — Pinterest comes in.
But wait: Sure, Pinterest is a fantastic place for decorating inspiration, but do you really want to be stuck scrolling for hours? I know I don’t. So for your quick-perusal pleasure, we’ve distilled the best trends from the online aesthetic mecca that is Pinterest. Because incorporating a key trend or two can really give your nursery a push in the right direction, and it’s easy to build around certain standout pieces. We’ve also put together a few tips from Los Angeles-based interior decorating duo Robynn Markus and Danielle Nettler, aka Hartwick & June, that are sure to give your room vision life. Click ahead for all you need to create the baby space of your (and kiddo’s) dreams.