Spring/Summer2009 Trends for Nurseries
Top colors for nurseries this year run from vibrant, saturated hues to soft, restful earth tones. Juicy Rasberry is hot this year, paired with yummy, rich chocolate brown shades. Benjamin Moore 2080-40 Wild Pink Benjamin Moore 2096-20 Chocolate Truffle.
Another great color combination that is hot for Spring/Summer is mixing earthy shades of Sage with accents of black and white. Try Benjamin Moore Saybrook Sage HC-114
When painting a baby’s nursery, just as much thought should go into selecting the type or brand of paint as to the color choice. Typical paint emits Volitile Organic Compounds (VOC’s) that are harmful to babies as well as full grown adults and our environment. There are more and more brands in the market right now that are offering low VOC paints. Benjamin Moore just came out with a brand new product for Spring 2009. It’s called NATURA and it is eco friendly with zero VOC’s , is practically odorless and dries within 30 minutes You can paint the baby’s room in the morning and have her sleeping in there by evening.
Hot accessories for Spring/Summer 2009 include state of the art baby monitors, tabletop organizers for baby’s binkies, bottles and toiletries and hip and trendy travel wipes cases.
Summer Infant Day and Night Color Flat Screen Monitor is perfect for keeping an eye on a sleeping baby. It’s a 7” LCD flat screen that can be wall or under counter mounted, or you can carry it with you to whichever room you are going to . $199
Bin-Go Tabletop Organizer has a divided main compartment with four side pockets for organizing all of baby’s tiny accessories – from hair clips to pacifiers to baby bottles. It’s made of canvas so it can easily be folded flat when not in use.
Cutie and Patootie has hip and trendy travel wipes cases available in graphic print designs in hot colors. They definitely add some excitement to a functional item.