23 Boho Nursery Ideas That Will Spark Total Rhapsody
Note: While these nursery photos are gorgeous, please know that it’s NOT safe to place stuffed animals, pillows, bumpers, or any loose items inside your infant’s sleep space until Baby is a year old. —Dr. Harvey Karp
It is not hard to see why the boho aesthetic has taken hold of so many homes: It manages to be both pulled-together and totally effortless (aka the vibe most of us aspire to as parents!).
The boho nursery invites lots of interpretations...from print-mixing to rich textures, earthy colours to vintage details, lush foliage to loads of rattan. Boho nursery decor at its core is an eclectic mix of items that are pieced together to fit your tastes—meaning it is not supposed to look the same for everyone.
Whether you are into vintage or rock-and-roll, are all about rainbows or monochrome, are a complete minimalist or believe more is more, there is probably a boho baby nursery design that is perfect for your babe-to-be’s new space. So, in full bohemian spirit, just relax and soak up the inspiration from these gorgeous boho nursery ideas.
Wicker Everywhere Bohemian Nursery
From the baskets to the ottoman, natural materials take center stage in this artful boho chic baby room. The white walls and cot allow these pieces to truly shine, while creating a bright and cheerful atmosphere.
Monochrome Boho Nursery Decor
Photo: Winter Daisy
Do not be fooled into thinking a black-and-white boho nursery will be boring. This magical space proves that you can create plenty of interest without bringing in a bunch of colour. The black is crisp and chic against white and tan; the stars on the walls create childlike cheer, and the whole room works in harmony to create a celestial boho love fest your little will adore! (See more black and white nursery ideas here!)
Prickly & Pink Boho Nursery
Photo: Two Babes and a Bundle
This sweet room proves that you can go pink and nature-y at the same time in a boho baby room for girls… and we are all about it! Joyful cactus wallpaper with little pops of pink ties in the pink armchair and curtains, while the rest of the space is kept neutral and more traditionally boho in style.
Boho Chic Nursery With Vintage Vibes
Photo: Farmhouse Living
You can run wild with a bohemian baby room theme, and one such idea is to make the old, new again. Vintage wall hangings, rugs, and mirrors are perfectly bohemian in affect and easy to manipulate into the bigger picture. If you are a music fan, try an old guitar; if you are reaching for a California vibe, a vintage surfboard works. Remember, boho is eclectic, and vintage can be just that!
Boho Nursery Rainbow Wall Decor
Photo & To Purchase: Etsy/TrendyAndyDesigns
Woven rainbows are the epitome of boho-chic, and these Etsy finds are nothing short of perfect. No matter what your colour scheme, add colour and texture to Baby’s bohemian themed nursery with a wall hanging too pretty to pass up. (Peep more rainbow nursery ideas here!)
Modern Boho Nursery Name Sign
Photo & To Purchase: Etsy/BloometteSauvage
Wooden name or monogram signs for the nursery are big right now; make yours bohemian to set the tone. These are most often placed above the cot but work anywhere to enhance the boho vibes while also feeling traditional. From flowers to rainbows, leaves to vintage-style fonts, there are so many boho name signs out there—pick the one that feels the most like you!
Bring in Lots of Colour With Your Boho Nursery...
Photo: Fab Fatale
It might not be exactly what comes to mind when you think 'bohemian baby room,' but boho brights are such a cool way to create a unique space for Baby. The bold oriental rug, polka-dotted ceiling, and hints of turquoise keep the eye moving in this happy space.
...or None at All for a Neutral Boho Nursery!
Photo: What Molly Made
White, cream, and beige are a stunning combo in a baby room, and if you love neutrals, you are in luck with a boho themed nursery! This decorating scheme opens the door for plants, wood elements, and other natural textures that pop beautifully against a white or neutral wall colour.
Boho Nursery Statement Pieces
Photo: The Modhemian
It is okay to do your own thing… this is your baby, after all! If name signs and potted plants are not for you, do not be deterred from building a bohemian nursery that feels more authentic to your personal style. We are loving the 1-2 combo created by this faux taxidermy and hanging yarn art above Baby’s cot. What a fun and fresh way to decorate!
Frothy & Delightful Boho Nursery
For a room that absolutely wows, take inspiration from boutique hotels, '70s movies, and, well, your wildest dreams. This gorgeous, pink and honey-hued baby girl room has plenty of boho charm but with such an upscale twist, your princess will never want to redecorate—or move out!
Boho Nursery Rattan Furniture
It is very popular on the bohemian decor scene, and rattan furniture can truly transform any space into the boho baby room you are vying for. Cruise Facebook marketplace and your local antique stores trying to get lucky, or spend a bit more for new pieces that feature this charming old-school look.
Crafty Boho Nursery Shelves
Photo: Bre Purposed
Create an eclectic vibe and make Baby’s room feel super cosy and homey with pieces like this ladder-style shelf that serves as a catchall for knick knacks and needs. (See more nursery storage ideas here!)
Eclectic Boho Nursery
You can put all your effort into creating a minimalist baby room, or you can throw caution to the wind and let the baby’s room build on itself. Textures, toys, and tons of memories in the making are the name of the boho nursery game with a comfortably cluttered—but still oh-so chic—space like this one!
Cosy Boho Nursery Decor
A really special blanket might be the one element your baby’s room is missing. This hand-knit gloriousness is a great example of how a vintage vibe can feel warm and new while wrapping up your boho babe in love and comfort.
Boho Nursery Tapestry
Nursery art is all a matter of personal taste and style, but when you are putting together a room that is bohemian in feeling, a tapestry is a great place to start.
Invest in Plants for your Boho Nursery
Real, fake, dried, or otherwise...plants are the key to bohemian nursery decor that is primed to perfection. From rose petals to potted ferns, snake plants in hearty vases or feathery things like shown here, definitely figure out a way to 'plant' some cuteness in the baby’s room.
Light and Airy Boho Nursery
You can pull off a boho baby room without any colour at all! Case in point, this boho nursery that leans on textures and details in the absence of colour.
Boho Nursery Drapery
Photo: Little Willow Vintage
A blend of textiles and plants hanging from the walls is effortlessly boho-chic. For Baby’s room, you will want to use faux plants if recreating a sweeping look like this—for both convenience and safety!
Boho Nursery Art Print Mixing
It does not clash if it is all pretty! Mix and match prints and patterns in your decorating to create a lush bohemian space for Baby. These parents chose sweet wallpaper, a funky rug, loud curtains, and other bold looks that work together in harmony.
Multi-Textured Boho Nursery
A muted colour palette is not just perfect for pattern-mixing, it is great for blending different textures. Wood, brass, faux fur, and knits play nicely in this boho nursery.
Loud Earth Tone Boho Nursery
Photo: Livettes Wallpaper
Rusts and browns, taupes and grays, are often considered quiet colours. But if you are drawn to these hues and also want a room that spells F-U-N, try out some earth tones in a wild array. This bohemian baby girl nursery brings all the best elemental colours together in a dance of patterns and shapes that is almost 80’s, it is so intense...and we are loving it.
...Or Try a Muted Earth Tone Boho Nursery
Then again, you cannot go wrong with a boho nursery that is big on the browns, coppers, and such, with simple details and a quiet sense of cosy. No matter how you decorate your bohemian space for Baby, remember that boho nursery decor all comes down to the details you love, and the more you mix it up, the better it will be!
Boho Nursery Sanctuary
The addition of a sweet, decorative canopy is one of the most adorable details to bring into a boho baby room (just make sure it’s out of Baby’s grasp). This whole nursery is absolutely swoon-worthy, but that cosy corner takes the cake.
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Because boho invites the eclectic, you may get some inspo from some of our other favorite nursery ideas. But no matter which prints, colours, or patterns, the perfect piece for your boho nursery is a SNOO! Learn about how SNOO boosts sleep here.
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