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Crib Safety: Making the Best Choice for Your Child’s Safety
October 31, 2017
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When creating your child’s nursery, safety should be the most important element new parents seek. With so many options on the market, how can you know that the crib you are purchasing is a safe choice? The ...

Mary Bauer
President; Bratt Decor
For me, the beauty and richness of life is a love story that centers around family. And family grows one beautiful, miraculous life at a time. Bratt Decor is my way of contributing, in a small way, to that story.

Not knowing does not mean not nesting!
September 8, 2016
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White, Black, and Gray, oh my! The hottest colors in today’s baby furniture are black and gray. Have fun with these colors to create a nursery that defies tradition. White is the quintessential neutral and will always be ...

The perfect boy nursery
August 31, 2016
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Little boys are just superheroes in disguise. If your hope is to create a definite masculine space for your baby boy, but want to avoid the man cave feel, follow these simple design steps and create a decidedly ...

The perfect girl nursery
August 24, 2016
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Though she be but little, she is fierce. Girl's nurseries have come a long way, and it's really not a one size fits all. Here are 4 great ways to add just the right level of feminine ...

Build your best registry
August 19, 2016
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Dream Big Add big ticket items, like cribs, armoires, and dresser/changers. Group gifts and gift cards make these items appropriate. Start Early It’s never to early to start your registry. Once you’re ready to announce the big news, you’re ready ...

Do It Yourself Drama
August 8, 2016
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I’m often asked how you can turn an ordinary room into something extraordinary on a budget. Many of our rooms have a typical 8’ ceiling and are basic boxes. Great designers know that if you want to ...

Inside A Real Bratt Nursery
June 14, 2016
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One of my favorite things about my job is I get to speak with new parents and unpack all of the thoughts and decisions that go into creating their nursery. I had the pleasure of speaking with ...

Celebrating the Journey
April 11, 2016
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I’m a girl all about the destination, and the journey is just a means to end. But, my sweet husband keeps reminding me life is in the journey. It’s a good lesson, and I’m trying to embrace ...

ROAD TRIP: Inside a Beautiful Bratt Twins Nursery
March 16, 2016
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I seriously have the world’s greatest job. While my baby days are way behind me, I still love that time of life. I think it’s one of the sweetest of all and doing what I do, I ...

Design Your Nursery with the Colors of the Year
March 14, 2016
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I mean . . . how could we not? When the Pantone colors of the year are rose quartz and serenity my mind naturally goes to the nursery. Rose quartz is a gorgeous, dusty shade of pink, ...

Hanging a Mirror In the Nursery
March 1, 2016
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Safely and securely adding a mirror to the nursery can make the room look larger, brighter, and more sophisticated. Also, babies just love to look at themselves. Here’s what you need to know to add a beautiful ...