It’s well known that second babies tend to get a rough deal – they have to put up with an older sibling, they tend to get less attention, they have to put up with the hand-me-down wardrobe and they will probably have the smallest room in the house.
This is a story about a nursery that started with the illustration and the BFG quote “Dreams is full of mystery and magic . . . Do not try to understand them.” Then there was a cot. There were plants to create the countryside atmosphere in the middle of London.
But a solution to the baby waste problem are products that last beyond the baby-years and can be used for number 2, 3 or more! Not only is it value for money to buy long lasting products but you are reducing the need to buy new and ultimately reducing waste.
It’s a great way to start engaging with your baby and trying to get their first smile in the early months. And this idea of hide and seek seems to stay with them as they grow. Hide and Seek must be the most popular game for children- but why? And why are they so bad at it?!
We wanted to keep the nursery gender neutral so decided to go for a monochrome look with pops of yellow and grey. We both love the scandi style but also wanted to add our own personal touches and a sense of family - that’s why we've made a lot of the things in the room.