Between the diaper changes, story times and midnight feedings, it won’t be long before you’re spending more time in the nursery than your own bedroom. And that’s all the more reason to create a space that brings a smile (or toothless grin) to everyone’s faces. Click through our slideshow for inspirational and affordable ideas for adding interest to the blank wall in baby’s room.

Open Book

Transform your little one’s first library into a work of art by hanging floating shelves on an empty wall and positioning books so that the covers are easy to see and enjoy (even when closed).

Photo courtesy of How Joyful, The Blog

Do you have a cool idea for decorating a blah nursery wall? Tell us about it in the comments section below. 

—Ayren Jackson-Cannady