The Monochrome Nursery

The Monochrome Nursery

Light and bright in black and white, baby Chet’s nursery styled and photographed by Tarina Lyell for Child Mags Blog

Since babies only see in monochrome for the first few months of their lives, there’s definitely some science behind styling a nursery in modern black & white! We’ve pulled together an edit of some of our favourite things to bring some monochrome style to your little one’s bedroom – focusing on quality fairly-made products that will be loved for years to come.



Artisan-made Moroccan Leather Pouffe – $199 from Table Tonic



Olli Ella Etched Berber Wool Rug – $699 from Olli Ella

Dr Seuss The Places You'll Go

The wonderful words of the Dr Seuss classic ‘Oh The Places You’ll Go’, beautifully typeset and printed onto a large, heavyweight poster. $119 from Hunting For George  


Black Bunny Wall Hook (also comes in white) – NZ$39 from Father Rabbit



Flensted Elephant Mobile in black, white and grey – $46 from Designstuff




Atelier Child Monochrome Babe Blanket


BABE Blanket in Cashmere/Cotton blend – US$69 from Atelier/Child mama maya ink spot swaddle

The perfect monochrome organic swaddle, our Ink Spot muslin wrap – $38 from Mama Maya


Modern Cloth Nappies have been given a monochrome makeover by Thankyou – adjustable from newborn to junior just using one a day will help reduce landfill from nappies. Even better, profits from every single cloth nappy helps get child and maternal health programs to families in need – $35 from Thankyou



Zebra Leggings by Phoenix & The Fox

What is more adorable than a panda? A baby with a panda beanie! Super cute, ethically made in Uganda, these Krochet Kids Panda Beanies are hand-signed by the woman who made them – $34.95 from Renegades of Chic



lucy kaas coco chanel doll


Coco Chanel wooden doll by Lucie Kaas – $75 from Simple Form


  ooh noo white building blocks

ABC Wooden Blocks by Ooh Noo – $78 from Dreamy Kidz  

This white Olli Ella Luggy is the cutest little basket! $75 from Olli Ella

Raccoon Playmat, perfect for tummy time – $99.95 from Mister Fly




Super-stylish BABA Black Pouch – fits nappies, wipes, and any other of your babe’s essentials to take out and about (and perfect accessory for Jem + Bea bags!) – £19 from Jem + Bea  


Bunny Storage Sack – NZ$14.50 from Father Rabbit

Perfect for storing toys, blocks or all your muslins! White Dipped Belly Basket – $49 from Olli Ella