One of my goals when designing things for Baby Jives Co is to create pieces that can last long after the nursery is gone so of course I identified with Kirsten's design philosophy for her son Oliver's space. Kirsten shares, "My major inspiration for this room was to make a space that was aesthetically pleasing for adults and a baby. I tried not to get caught up in themes and just wanted to put together a space that felt warm, welcoming and comfortable. My husband is a pilot and we live in Monterey Bay so those were some of the starting points when I started brainstorming and planning for the room." Who wants to peek inside...
Kirsten added the sweetest personal touch too, " The mural that I put together by the changing table is all DIY. I started an Instagram project in my third trimester #100daysbeforeoliver where I documented visually each day before his arrival and wrote a little note to him or about the day. The prints included in this mural come from that project. I love that when my husband and I step into that room it just feels like home. We can't wait to welcome our little guy into his very first space."
All photos are by Kirsten Manick. Sources for some of the touches:
Gold Moon + Star Mobile from Baby Jives Co
Cloud Pillow from Land of Nod
Airplane Mobile from Land of Nod
Wall Decals from Walls by MUR
Surf Print from Children Inspired Design
Animal Prints from The Animal Print Shop
Monkey Knit Doll l from Blabla Kids
**All images provided by customer. Mobiles are for decoration only, this is not a toy. It is not advised to hang mobiles over a bed because of the possible risk of injury. Always make sure mobiles are not within a child's reach. Although photos may represent children with our products, these images are for entertainment only.