The best safari-themed nursery inspiration

safari themed nursery

by Lizzie Hutchinson |
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Whether you’re only weeks away from welcoming your new bundle of joy, or you’re looking to spruce up your toddlers current nursery, you’ve probably been scouring the internet for inspiration to make it the perfect space for your little love.

Decorating should be fun, but it can sometimes become quite daunting. It doesn’t have to be that way though, and we’re here to help.

The first thing you’ll want to do is decide on a theme.

Safari-themed nurseries are really popular right now, with their super cosy vibes of greens, browns and cute safari animals. They are perfectly gender-neutral too, if you’ve decided to have a surprise or want to keep your options open for future children.

There are so many choices when it comes to nursery decor, so we’ve taken a look at what’s in right now when it comes to all things safari.

This cute cotton Lion Head Rug will definitely set the theme for your little one’s safari nursery. Dimensions: L59 x W1 x H56 cm.

These lovely watercolour animal wall stickers will add a pop of colour to any safari nursery. They come as a pack of 40 and are pre-cut so they can be put up in an instant. They have a non sticky residue so when the time comes, you can take them down leaving no mess.

Beinou Wall Height Chart Growth Chart for Kids Wooden Wall Ruler
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Keep track of your growing baby’s height whilst keeping the theme of your safari nursery. This cute Wall Height Chart is made from waterproof canvas, hemp rope, and polished smooth wood. It’s easy to put up and is 7.9 x 79 inches.

Add a personal touch to the nursery with this lovely hand painted and decorated letter sign. You can either have your child's first initial or their full name, and it’s hand painted in subtle shades of grey, blue and pale green and decorated with wooden buttons and pearls. We just love the cute little safari animals, too. Also available in pink.

This super versatile cartoon lion laundry basket will look great in any safari themed nursery. Whether you use it for laundry, to store books and toys, or as a home for your baby blankets, it will keep your tot’s possessions nice and organised. Made from canvas, it’s really durable and can be stored easily, too. Dimensions: 35cm (D) x 40cm (H).

How amazing are these safari animal wall stickers? They are beautifully hand-painted and have been digitised and made into large wall stickers to add that little bit extra to your nursery space. Your baby will be sure to adore these realistic looking safari animals.

Stand tall, be happy, be brave, dream big, monkey around and be unique. All things that us parents want for our little bundles of joy. These cute pictures come as a set of six A4 prints and would look fab in a safari-themed nursery.

Send your baby on a safari adventure during tummy time with this fabulous prop mat. It has a removable prop pillow to support your baby, and a leaf shaped rattle and cute frog bead chaser. You can even add some more of baby’s toys using the 2 FunkLinks. Nurseries aren’t just for sleeping in.

We just love this Safari Natural Wallpaper, don’t you? It features an array of cute watercolour animals strolling around the desert, and would be the perfect finish to your little one’s room.

How adorable are these drawers? Handmade from lightweight, durable natural wicker they are just perfect for storing toys, books, clothes and trinkets.

Imagine snuggling up on this Giraffe Sitting Plush to read a bedtime story. This cute little guy adds an element of fun to any nursery, and is just perfect for relaxing on and dreaming the day away.

This gorgeous Muslin Fitted Cot Sheet is made from breathable organic cotton and is perfect for keeping your little one cool whilst they sleep.

This sweet changing mat features cute little safari animals and is stuffed full of foam to make nappy changing a really comfortable experience for your baby. It’s wipe clean, and has supportive raised sides too, as we all know how babies love a good roll during a nappy change.

This cute zebra night light will add so much character to your little one’s nursery. You can choose from a zebra or a lion, and a white shine or a warm glow light. It’s battery powered, so you can pop it anywhere in the room without needing a plug nearby.

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