With the arrival of a certain Royal baby, nursery furniture and decor has stepped up its game, going from chintzy to cool. The nursery is where baby's journey into the big wide world begins, and it won't be long before they start taking in all their surroundings. Nurture their personalities and give them first memories to cherish by filling their space with quirky and creative decor that'll inspire and delight. Whether you’re expecting a little Prince or Princess, these must-haves will make sure they have the most stylish start.

Fun Fungi


Turn your nursery into a fairytale forest come bedtime with this mushroom lamp – or even better, group a few different sized lamps together to provide a magical display.

Large Mushroom Lamp, £68, Hedgehogshop.co.uk

A to Z


Remember these? King & McGaw’s Vintage Ladybird range of posters taken from the iconic book covers and illustrations will bring a slice of retro-cool to baby’s walls. It’s never too early to start learning, after all.

From £14.95, Kingandmcgaw.com

Hop to It


This cute little critter doubles as a money box for when your baby reaches pocket money age.

Rabbit Saving Bank, £16 Hedgehogshop.co.uk

Rock On

Scandi baby bed

Sculptural and minimalist, this beechwood baby rocker has a definite Scandi look about it. With a removable cotton cushion in a pretty print, you won’t mind it migrating from the nursery to other rooms.

Charlie Crane Frou Frou Baby Rocker, £174, alexandalexa.com

Teddy Bear’s Picnic

baby blue pillow

Is it a teddy or is it a cushion? Well, it’s both. Ferm Living’s organic cotton cushion puts a friendly face to cots and nursery furniture.

Little Mr Teddy cushion, approx £30, Fermliving.com

Wool Pack

Sheep Rug

A quirky alternative to the ubiquitous sheepskin, Sew Heart Felt’s handmade felt rug can be used on floors, thrown over armchairs or as a cuddly play mat.

Sheep Rug, £65.95, Mollymeg.com

Cloud Nine


Send them off to the land of nod and add interest to your nursery in one go with a stylish baby mobile. This Multicloud design can be made to order with personalised colour options to match the rest of your scheme.

Multicloud Baby Mobile, £30, Notonthehighstreet.com

Check out our other cool kids finds: 6 Ideas for Cool Kids Rooms, Play Time: Stylish Frniture that Grows Up With the Kids.