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Looking for wall decor ideas for the nursery walls that don't involve paint? Now, painting the nursery walls is the most popular choice for decorating nursery walls. But there are many other ways to elevate blank nursery walls without paint but using more temporary design choices that are especially helpful if you are a renter. Take a peek at these 30 beautiful ways to decorate nursery walls without painting.
Regardless of your nursery design style, empty and stark walls don't belong in a baby's nursery. Instead, decorate the nursery walls to give the space color, depth, dimension, and texture.
Keep reading to discover the best ways to decorate nursery walls without painting and add character, personality, and intrigue to the baby's room.
30 BRILLIANT WAYS TO DECORATE THE NURSERY WITHOUT PAINTING THE WALLS
1.HANG REMOVABLE WALLPAPER
The beauty of using removable wallpaper to decorate nursery walls is that it can make an impact while being a temporary fix. Thanks to peel-and-stick sheets, temporary wallpaper is easy to install regardless of your skill level.
2.CURATE A GALLERY WALL
A well-curated gallery wall is a great way to decorate nursery walls. A collection of prints that have a cohesive look in color, border, and genre- can make a timeless statement.
3.DECORATE WITH HATS
Hanging a collection of beautiful hats is a simple way to decorate the nursery walls without painting but still infuses plenty of texture and charm into a space.
4.DISPLAY WALL ART
Wall art is a sophisticated way to dress up nursery walls by adding color and pattern to the nursery walls.
5.CREATE A BOOK DISPLAY
Why not make a focal point in the nursery by creating a lovely book display giving the nursery a cozy and sophisticated vibe?
6.HANG A MACRAME WALL HANGING
A macramé wall hanging is a whimsical way to decorate nursery walls and add texture and pattern.
7.DECORATE WITH WALL DECALS
Wall decals are an easy and budget-friendly option to add personality to the nursery walls. And the best part? There are so many gorgeous designs to pick depending on your style.
8.HANG A TAPESTRY
Hang a tapestry to add a pop of color, pattern, and texture to the nursery walls.
9.BRINg IN A FOLDING SCREEN
Folding screens aren't just for privacy-they are also a great way to introduce texture, dimension, and color to the nursery wall.
10.PUT UP A wreath
A minimalist and simple idea for decorating nursery walls-a wreath adds a pop of texture and color to the nursery walls.
11.Hang a rug
A rug on the nursery walls? Absolutely! It's a fun and unexpected way to create a striking statement on the nursery walls-all without painting.
12.GO WITH wooden letters
Whether it's wooden letters or a name sign, it's the perfect way to add personality to the walls.
13.STYLE WITH WASHI TAPE
All you need is washi tape, a tape measure, and some scissors to create a stunning temporary design on the nursery walls.
14. DRESS WITH FABRICS
Elevate the blank nursery walls without painting with a fabric wall covering that exudes sophistication and luxury while adding color, texture, and movement to the space.
Hanging a mirror on the nursery wall adds a decorative touch and makes the nursery feel instantly bigger and brighter.
16.go with a living plant wall
Creating a lovely plant wall brings the outdoors into the nursery and livens up the space with color.
17.HANG A WALL MURAL
Transform a blank nursery wall with a mural and make an impact.
18.GO FOR A PHOTO COLLAGE WALL
Nothing adds personality quite like a photo collage wall displaying a collection of your favorite photos.
Bring the outdoors into the nursery and effortlessly add color and create dimension and style with plants-real or artificial.
19. INTRODUCE a statement
Well, make a statement on the nursery walls with a statement-really.
20.CREATE An ARCH BACKDROP
Decorate with an arch wall sticker to frame, create contrast or highlight a nursery wall.
21.TRY PHOTO LEDGES
Installing photo ledge's is sure to liven up the nursery walls in the most stylish way while allowing you to create a beautiful library for baby.
22.decorate with A MAP
Consider hanging a wall map to add interest to the nursery walls while evoking feelings of wanderlust.
23.GO WITH SHELVes
Blank nursery walls can be tough to tackle. But installing wall shelves and styling with your favorite nursery accessories and art is always a good idea.
24.INSTALL FAUX BRICK
If you are digging the look of exposed brick walls- consider installing a brick wallpaper to enhance your nursery walls.
25. opt for a canvas
Fill a blank nursery wall and create a styling focal point in the nursery by hanging a canvas flag.
26.create a basket wall
Group a collection of baskets in varying colors, styles, and textures to provide a beautiful backdrop.
27.HANG A PEGBOARD
Try hanging a pegboard to organize essentials, display nursery accessories, and add visual interest to the nursery walls.
28.OPT FOR LARGE SCALE ART
An oversized painting on the nursery walls can command attention and set the tone for your entire nursery design.
29. FASHION A WALL an open wardrobe
An open wardrobe is like a well-curated gallery with your baby's favorite outfits that also dresses up the nursery wall.
30. FRAME SCARVES
Scarves aren't just an accessory to wear but looks fabulous on the nursery walls. Whether it's an iconic scarf or a collection of scarves-frame and hang them on the nursery walls to create a stunning display.
Last Updated on April 16, 2022 by Tira Attygalla