There’s no reason to decorate with primary coloured plastic these days. If you feel your nursery needs brightening up, add some hip furnishing splashes such as quirky wallpaper, a stand-out light or statement throw to create a space worthy of a Pinterest following.
Magical animal wall hangings are just the thing to adorn a bare wall and the ideal decoration for boy or girl. Mounted animal heads £55 liliesandlions.co.uk
A striking toy like a rocking horse in a lively fabric will add a cheerful touch to any baby space – and last for ever. Lewis & Fitz Rocking Horse £94.95 cuckooland.com
Play with pattern by adding a bold feature wall. Check out Mimi & Mae’s collection of enchanting woodland-whimsy wallpapers. 3 Woodland Fawn Wallpaper from £70 per roll. nubie.co.uk
Snuggly blankets are a total lifesaver on chilly nights. These hand-knitted, hand-dyed stripey throws are both pretty and practical. 4 Limited edition cotton blankets £138 bunnyandclyde.ie
Decorative neon lights are the top trend tip right now. For a groovy style nod, opt for a wall light shaped like a fluffy cloud or a pink love heart. 5 Neon Style LED wall light by Berylune priced from £68 notonthehighstreet.com