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Old February 22 2013, 01:21 AM   #16
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Re: Opinion about Baby Nursery Imagery

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Nursery walls are decorated for parents, not children.
Of course they are. On the other hand, if you have the chance to draw spaceships on your walls in a socially acceptable situation, you shouldn't really miss the opportunity.

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I agree with this, but if you want something nerdy on the walls, why not something from this shop?

example:



I bought a couple of things from ThinkGeek, but this one is great.
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Old February 22 2013, 01:27 AM   #17
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Re: Opinion about Baby Nursery Imagery

Cover the ceiling in multi-colored lights that blink when you play Mozart.
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Old February 22 2013, 01:29 AM   #18
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I agree with this, but if you want something nerdy on the walls, why not something from this shop?

example:



I bought a couple of things from ThinkGeek, but this one is great.
I love a bunch of her stuff. It's totally for the parents rather than the baby, but still!
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Old February 22 2013, 02:35 AM   #19
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Re: Opinion about Baby Nursery Imagery

Hanging a mobile like this one over the baby's crib supposedly provides visual stimulation and encourages the child's intellectual development. It was all the rage when I was growing up.

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Old February 22 2013, 02:58 AM   #20
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Re: Opinion about Baby Nursery Imagery

Eh, paint the blades of a ceiling fan different colors and put the crib under it.
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Old February 22 2013, 02:59 AM   #21
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I like your idea. No one says it can't be artistic. Look on pinterest and see if someone's pinned something along those lines. Maybe change things up? One wall science, another space, another music, etc. Have one wall for zoology--there's your animals. If you do it right (not too many colors clashing all over) and/or make it subtle, you can do a lot. Do the animals in soft hues, the others tone on tone.
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Old February 22 2013, 12:26 PM   #22
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Hanging a mobile like this one over the baby's crib supposedly provides visual stimulation and encourages the child's intellectual development. It was all the rage when I was growing up.

Hey, I like Calder's works. Are you telling me I'm childish?
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Old February 22 2013, 12:35 PM   #23
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meet the wife half way and go for photo realistic posters of great white sharks, snakes and close ups of various bugs
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Old February 23 2013, 01:49 AM   #24
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Ah, the Willy Wonka Theme.
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Old February 23 2013, 04:56 AM   #25
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Hey, I like Calder's works. Are you telling me I'm childish?
Certainly not! Now, Miro, on the other hand . . .
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