Those privileged affluent parents amongst us, will plan out an elaborate nursery some months in advance; making choices from a wide array of select custom pieces to complete their child’s microcosmic setting. These bespoke luxury purchases are designed and built by artisans and craftsman, with great vision and awareness of children and their parents’ wishes and, they have the talent and skill to create the finished article required.
A plain traditional cot may be all you wish to have as the centerpiece of your nursery creation or, another option may be to look at the choices of extravagant, beautiful bassinets and cradles, available at the more exclusive and up market stores. From Hollywood stars of the 50’s to the modern day Divas, society has a voyeuristic fascination in how celebrities dress their children and their nurseries. Celebrity nurseries displayed on line and, in the high-end lifestyle magazines, can stir up our creative imagination and, fill our minds with ways in which to adorn our little one’s nursery rooms.
Even the choice of mattress for our babies little bodies to rest on, can range from thin standard polyurethane foam (offering minimum support) and synthetic mattresses (which do not allow moisture to evaporate), to organic baby mattresses; free from synthetic chemicals, plastics and PVC. Recent concerns over formaldehyde exposure to children are now leading parents to choosing natural as the best option. Experts in infant safety suggest that a firm, flat mattress, without soft Luxury Nursery Furniture underneath your child, greatly reduces the risk of SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome) when baby sleeps on their back.
Changing tables are now seen as a standard inclusion in a modern day nursery setting and, are regarded these days as an essential item. This feature can add to the look and feel of the room, as well as providing useful storage space and the obvious practical platform for dealing with the business end of our cherubs. Prevention of backache and a hygienic workstation are all positive elements to this modern day service station.
However you choose to decorate your baby’s nursery is a matter of personal preference and taste. Your own creative talents and craft artistry can directly affect the amount of money you have to spend. A hand painted mural, for example, can be a more delightful decoration than any designer wallpaper. Your child’s nursery is personal to you and your family so decorate it in the style you want to and don’t hold back from looking around or be daunted by stylish nursery boutiques, where one or two key items may be waiting to be picked out by you and settled beautifully, as core focal points in your baby’s special room.
Choosing appropriate furniture for babies can be a difficult process. Organic products not treated with any formaldehyde or chlorine bleach, are seen as the best choice for the health conscious. Pure organic furniture is made from cotton grown without chemicals and pesticides. Organic furniture composition is softer and will assist in maintaining an ideal body temperature for baby throughout the seasons. A baby’s body temperature balance usually means they will have a better night’s sleep. If baby sleeps well then so do baby’s parents. Sleep deprivation, as every parent will tell you, is a form of psychological torture and can cause misery and arguments galore.