Five Tips to Decorating Children’s Room or Nursery

Decorating a nursery or children’s room can be very exciting, especially for first-time parents (and grandparents). There are so many styles and patterns you can explore, it can be hard to decide. This is a fun opportunity for women to connect with their own mothers to design a space for their future children.

At Fabrics That Go, we’ve put together a few things to consider when designing your children’s room or nursery.

Pick a Theme

Are you having a boy or a girl? Keeping the mystery until their birthday? When you are thinking about what theme you want for your baby’s space you have to consider if you’d like to pursue a gender neutral feel, or if you have different ideas depending on what you’re having. It is recommended that you choose a style that can grow with your child. 

Some of the Most Popular Themes:

Girls

  • Floral

Boys

  • Cowboy

Unisex

Drapery

Your theme or style can be showcased through drapery.

Consider a fabric that has a thickness or material that darkens the room for naps, or a double rod window treatment that allows for a light blocking fabric layered beneath decorative fabric that matches the theme, which can be converted as the child grows.

You can even use sheer fabrics to create a beautiful drapery for accenting the crib.

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Fabric Upholstery & Accessories

Your theme can be accented or complemented with the choice of fabric in furniture upholstery and other fabric accessories. 

There are multiple pieces that can be upholstered which bring life into the room:

  • Rocker/Glider Chair
  • Ottoman
  • Lamp Shades
  • Decorative Pillows
  • Textile Bound Rugs
  • More!

Fabric selection can make all the difference in designing a nursery. When you shop at Fabrics That Go, you will find over 10,000 bolts of in-stock fabrics to choose from. Solid Denims for chairs and spreads with colorful pillows of plush fabrics work wonderfully. Using Sunbrella Acrylic fabric that is virtually stain-resilient, washable, and fade-resistance is perfect. Whether you are looking for neutral creams or grays, to bright and colorful Southwestern Patterns, our experts are here to help.

Fabrics for Kids’ Rooms at Fabrics That Go

Whether you need fabrics for nursery upholstery, drapery, or any of the decorative items mentioned, you’ll find no shortage of choices here at Fabrics That Go. There are plenty of colors and styles to choose from that essentially work for any baby’s room.

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In conclusion, you pick the fabrics based on how you want to flaunt your personality. Think of your home as an extension of yourself. When you’re inviting guests over, the goal is to make it known that your home is simply yours.

Accentuate Your Home With the Help of Fabrics That Go

Fabrics That Go has over 10,000 bolts of fabrics to choose from. Whether you need modern, Southwestern, vintage, ethnic, or contemporary fabrics, you will definitely find what you need here at Fabrics That Go.

Visit our online store for more inspiration. Don’t hesitate to contact us for ideas and free project estimates. We’re always happy to help you with any of your design needs!

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Check out our selection of fabrics online, or contact us if you can’t find what you are looking for and we will be happy to send you some options that may not be available online yet.

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If you’re making your own masks, you will need suitable fabrics to help protect yourself from the novel coronavirus.

We recommend 100% cotton fabrics for making cloth masks. Please do not hesitate to contact us for personalized recommendations.  Check out our selection in store, online for curbside pick up or shipping.

Find quality bargains on some of our best fabric designs and materials! You will find rock bottom pricing for more than half the price.

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If you have an upholstery or drapery project that is more complicated, submit your project details and photos for a FREE Quote. Our experts will provide you with the cost of materials, and also labor costs for our team to complete your project. Local delivery and pickup available.

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Choose from a wide range of Southwestern designs, along with other styles, for upholstery, drapery, pillows, tablecloths and more. Shop Online at shop.fabricsthatgo.com and have your materials delivered.

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If you have any questions about what materials & accessories you might need for your project, please contact us by filling out the following form or emailing jean@fabricsthatgo.com.

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