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24 STYLISH WAYS TO DECORATE ABOVE A CRIB

You've chosen the perfect crib for the nursery, but what about the space above the crib? The wall above the crib presents a huge opportunity to take your nursery to the next level.  We've rounded up the best ways to decorate above the crib and make a stylish statement.

The wall above the crib is a large canvas, where you can decorate to create a focal point in the nursery. There are many above-the-crib decor ideas to add personality to the space.

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Ahead, find fun and colorful ways to decorate above the crib while bringing a little more style to your baby's space!


24 TOP ABOVE THE CRIB DECOR IDEAS


1.ROMANTIC CANOPY

What is more fitting for the nursery than a lovely canopy to decorate above the crib? We love this ethereal canopy to add whimsy to the baby's room.


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2.Faux Architectural Details

Adding faux architectural details to the wall behind the crib is a great way to enhance the space. Use color, texture, and tone to create a stunning focal point.

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3.a MAP

Not only does a map make for a fun addition to a nursery, but it also inspires wanderlust in your little one. Whether you are designing a travel theme nursery or not- adding a map mural, framed map, or canvas map will elevate the space.


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4.FRAMED BOTANICAL PRINTS

We love adding a set of framed botanical prints to evoke a calm and cozy feel.


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5.EUCALYPTUS HANGING

Use a eucalyptus hanging to bring calm and greenery to the nursery. It's a beautiful way to freshen up the space.


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6.LETTERED SIGN

A lettered sign can make quite a statement on the wall above the crib and add character.

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7. dreamcatcher

You simply can't go wrong with a pretty dreamcatcher! It sure adds a whimsical, soothing vibe to the space.

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8. small prints

Small prints are always a good idea when decorating the space above the crib and makes a big impact.


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9.NAME SIGN

A gorgeous custom-made name sign is an easy, no-fuss way to decorate above the crib and make it truly special.

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10.wallpaper accent 

Why wallpaper the entire nursery when you can make a bold statement with a wallpaper you adore on just one wall. Besides, it is a great idea that's easy on your budget.

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11.TAPESTRY

Opt for a tapestry to decorate above the crib and bring texture, color, and interest to the wall. 

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12.MOODY FLORALS

Sometimes, all you need is bold wallpaper featuring moody florals to make a statement on its own. 

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13.COLORFUL GALLERY WALL

Decorate the space above the crib with a vibrant gallery wall to create an eye-catching display.

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14.PLUSH ART

Plush art is a great way to dress up plain walls.


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15.macrame wall hanging

Try a Macramé wall hanging to infuse the space with a laid-back vibe and casual texture.

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16.wall MURAL

Murals are an easy way to add drama to the wall. We love using murals to bring the outdoors into the nursery and make a splash!

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17.SAYING

Consider decorating the space with a meaningful saying to make a statement above the crib.


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18.oversized artwork

Set the stage for a stunning look above the crib by showcasing large-scale artwork.

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19. shiplap

Why not use shiplap on the wall behind the crib to add texture and visual interest?

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20.hand painted arch

We love arches! Decorate with a simple hand painted arch to create a gorgeous focal point.

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21. wreath

Since it's not practical to hang plants above a crib, we'll go with the next best option - a wreath. It is a simple way to add texture and add visual interest.

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22.FUN DECALS

Pretty decals can liven up the wall and are so easy to install.


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23.neon signs

Neon signs are popping up in nurseries everywhere and makes a striking statement above the crib.


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24.BLACKBOARD PAINT

Have something to say? Use blackboard paint to decorate the wall and constantly update with drawings and sayings.

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