Before & After: Turning a Walk-In Closet Into a Nursery. A pendant light helps make the space look less closet-y. Even transitional spaces, like a walk-through closet, can be turned into a nursery. How we’re turning a walk-in closet into a nursery. If you’re trying to make a small space feel less dark and claustrophobic, decrepit raw wood paneling isn’t really the way to do it.
Some of you may remember how we converted the walk-in closet of our one-bedroom condo into a nursery. (Tip: if you’re considering having Amber make you a custom crib set, order it in your second trimester!) Tavi sleeps in a cloud of minky, surrounded by rainbow stars. We wanted a bright and cheerful room for our child’s nursery, and it definitely needed to be fit for a boy or girl. There are small nursery spaces, and then there are homes where there’s literally no room for baby. A Crib in a Closet: 9 Ways to Make It Work. You can make it cute, and you can even find ways for storage. I think the previous owners were intending to make a walk-in closet (they did something funky in there and I ripped it all out) but it’s been just an empty room for forever.
Once I stopped laughing at my wife’s suggestion to convert our 7ft x 5ft walk-in closet into a nursery, I started to realize that it was probably the answer to all of our problems. To keep Madeleine’s surroundings cozy and ambient, we left out any brightly colored toys and bulky gear, making way for a simple Flensted Paper Mobile Panda ( 31), miniature books (we love the Nutshell Library collection), vintage Madeline trinklets and neutral-tone baskets. When we moved to Seattle from Atlanta in August 2010, I was terrified. I had visited the month before with my friend Carrie, who had agreed to make the trek to Seattle to help me find an apartment. I would not sleep better knowing my baby is in the closet as opposed to next to my bed. Forgot to say its not a permanent thing we are planning to turn formal dining room that’s currently kids playroom into a bedroom for one of the kids but don’t want to drain savings with new baby almost here so we are planning on doing the build out project at the start of next year so closet nursery will only be temporary for 6 – months but I insist on painting closet and doing best to make it normal room if baby crib has to be there for any period of time.
The Baby Closet, Six Months Later
I was talking about leaving the door on which is what makes me nervous:s. Our walk in closet in our room is ready concerted to part closet part office. Regardless of the age of your home, a walk-in or storage closet can function as a room within a room, making it the perfect place for a nursery or a young child’s bedroom. How to Convert Your Walk-in-Closet into a Mini-Nursery How to Convert Your Walk-in-Closet into a Mini-Nursery. Some of the remaining shelves may need to be removed so as to make more room for the crib and other items you will have in the mini-nursery. With a baby on the way, this couple turns a walk-in closet into a nursery. From the experts at HGTV.com. There are too many what ifs to make me feel comfortable risking my child like that. We transformed our walk in closet into a nursery. A hall closet makes an amazing space to cuddle up to read a novel or take an afternoon snooze. Make more room in the nursery by putting the changing area in the closet.
New York Couple’s Closet Nursery Conversion Saved Them A Year Rent
Check out this great San Francisco closet nursery by Refinery29 editor Angela Tafoya. Faced with being forced to move out of her centrally located, open-plan apartment, she and her artist fianc Eric Bailey got inventive with what they had, eventually converting a walk-in closet into a roughly 65-square-foot nursery for their baby girl. Once I stopped laughing at my wife’s suggestion to convert our 7ft x 5ft walk-in closet into a nursery, I started to realize that it was probably the answer to all of our problems. To keep Madeleine’s surroundings cozy and ambient, we left out any brightly colored toys and bulky gear, making way for a simple Flensted Paper Mobile Panda ( 31), miniature books (we love the Nutshell Library collection), vintage Madeline trinklets and neutral-tone baskets. Many modern homes have large walk-in closets, and they really make the deluxe closet nursery. Although not as big as a normal room they still had plenty of storage, room for a chair, and many even had a window. That being said, I slept in a small walk-in closet for a few years as a toddler – I think maybe from age 3-4? I still remember it and thought it was super cool, lol. If LO needs to stay in with us, we’ll make it work, but it would be neat if we could move her out too.
These nursery in a closet ideas are what inspired me. Make Room for Baby. When they found out they were expecting a baby boy, they rolled up their sleeves and transformed their walk-in closet into a six-square-foot nursery. Congrats to your friends Ashley and Aron for making a NYC apartment work!. See the creative nursery solution that has these parents putting kids in the closet. And several are making closet bedrooms look surprisingly posh.