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.

Guiding Light

Tree murals are one of the most popular wall decorations for baby’s room. Kick it up a notch by hanging a birdhouse night light “in the tree.” Fun and functional, the sweet lighting makes nighttime feedings a breeze.

Photo courtesy of Modern Treetop Baby via Etsy

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

—Ayren Jackson-Cannady