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Royal Nursery - Baby Nurseries fit for a Prince

With the birth of Will and Kate's royal baby boy, it seems the whole world is going ga ga, getting clucky and coming down with a bout of baby fever! I don't have a bundle of joy myself, but am preparing to launch a Homely Creatures product range designed specifically for baby nurseries and kids rooms. My brother has just had a baby boy making me an Auntie and I also have some friends with buns in the oven. So in the spirit of things I thought I would bring to you some ideas for decorating a nursery that is fit for a prince or princess. There are some lovely examples floating around the blogosphere and these are my fav...

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Little kids, big kids!

I don't have any kids myself but I'm a self confessed big kid! I love cute, whimsical or colourful things and believe that pint-sized people shouldn't be the only ones who are allowed be surrounded with them. If something makes me smile, so what if I found it in the 'kid's section' of my favourite gift store! Step aside nagging toddlers, I want one of those adorable bunny lamps too, only I have grown-up money and am tall enough to reach over the counter! Life is too important to be taken seriously and I think Peter Pan has it just about right. So I've put together a wee collection of my favourite nostalgic homewares that make me smile. Which one...

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Whale Pattern by Homely Creatures

We are well over-due for a new Homely Creatures design, but that's cause I've been having a 'whale of a time' drawing up some new cushion creatures. In the works we have a fox, a whale, a bear and an owl to join the already popular fawn cushion. I thought the whale cushion character might look cute as a pattern that you can buy in print, cushion, or sticker form from our Society6 or Red Bubble shop! AND (this is big..) you can also order it in self adhesive wall paper, available in two colours, yellow or peach! Just get into contact and let us know how much you need.

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