Most of us know what we like and how we want our nursery to feel, but sometimes can't quite figure out how to bring it to life. Here at Bratt, we offer free design service that includes individual help and design boards. Our talented design staff is available to help, just call us at 88824-BRATT. We will make your vision come to life.
Crown jewels of the nursery: Bratt Decor Chelsea Darling
In a few short months, the wait will be over. We’ll finally be able to “meet” Kate and William’s royal bundle of joy. As people around the world speculate on what name the couple will decide upon and who the godparents will be, our thoughts are focused on more “important” things: Like what stroller they’ll be using and what clothes the new babe will be dressed in. That being said, we turn our attention over to the royal nursery. If Kate just so happens to be one of our loyal readers (hey, don’t laugh; it could happen!), may we offer a suggestion? Bratt Decor’s Chelsea Darling line exudes an elegance like no other room decor we’ve seen. Not only does the antique silver finish on this collection make a unique statement, but its versatility extends the life beyond the diaper days. Once
Bratt Decor is one of our favorite brands of luxury nursery furniture. If you are looking for a baby furniture that is the best of the best and top of the line, Bratt Decor delivers! Their Chelsea collection has always been my favorite. With three gorgeous finishes: Antique Silver, Espresso and White and a gorgeous design, it wins hands down as one of the most luxurious collections out there. The Chelsea Darling crib is their latest release and comes in three finishes: The oval baby crib starts out as a cradle and can then transform into a crib with minimal effort. You can also purchase the optional daybed kit to turn it into a luxury toddler bed! Look for the crib in stores during summer 2013.
Bratt Decor announces latest must have crib: Chelsea Darling
Chelsea Darling is a triumph in design, combining luxury looks with engineered brilliance. This crib starts out as a cradle, and then, with minimal work, grows into a beautiful oval baby crib. For the purchase price, Darling comes complete with both the cradle pad and the Bratt Decor custom oval crib mattress. By adding the optional daybed kit, your piece morphs once again into the most adorable toddler bed on earth! The overall dimensions are slightly smaller than a traditional crib, making it an ideal sleeping space for smaller environments. This is the latest in the wildly popular Chelsea line, which includes a Lifetime Crib and a Sleigh Crib. Darling is available in the following finishes: Antique Silver, Espresso, and White. This is the next big thing in nursery design. We are expecting these to hit sales
Alexa Prisco isn't known for sitting back and just letting things happen—this Jersey girl takes charge! So, it's no surprise that the new mom didn't just buy a crib and a few outfits for her little girl's nursery.
The Glam Fairy turned the loft area of her New Jersey apartment into daugther McKayla's nursery with the help of Bratt Decor's Mary Bauer. After gathering ideas from baby magazines, Alexa told Mary that she wanted the room to be glam and girly. "The one thing I really did not want was for it to look like my closet," Alexa told Style. "That has a punchy hot pink and black, a more boutique look. I wanted to make sure that whatever I brought up here, it was sophisticated."
She wanted the room to be cozy and beautiful while still allowing McKayla to have her own identity. Shunning the bright white that's often typical in
one are the days when an infant's room had to be pastel. Today's babies are more likely to hang out in room that's black or gray and accented with pops of color and sparkling accessories.
First comes love, then comes marriage and then comes time to pick out the baby carriage — and decorate the nursery.<> Already the tabloids are speculating on the room where England's heir to the throne will lay his royal head when Prince William's and Kate Middleton's baby is born in July. And even though Kim Kardashian and Kanye West aren't quite in sync with the old rhyme, the gossip magazines are anticipating the extravagant nursery the couple will add to their $11 million mansion in Bel Air.
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Darling Duchess, the ever fabulous, Princess Kate Middleton, Bratt Decor has just the ticket for your royal nursery needs. <>
Everyone knows that the
former Kate Middleton is the
style icon of her generation, and
she’s both delighted and surprised
us with her fashion choices. So,
one has to wonder, what will the
royal nursery look like? Surely, it
will dazzle. The child of Prince
William and Kate will become the
king or queen of England if the
current monarch, Queen
Elizabeth, ever passes away.
Which is highly unlikely, but
theoretically possible. So, you can
be sure, this tiny royal will be
surrounded with the best of
everything to ensure a well
balanced upbringing. The Duke
and Duchess of Cambridge have
many choices by which to outfit
their nursery, and our bet is the
baby’s room will be stylish,
timeless, and completely original.
We’ve asked the team at Bratt
Decor, haute designers of luxury
nursery furnishings and interiors
since 1995, to give us their best
guess for what the Royal Nursery
may look like. Owner, Mary
Bauer put together the
Creating your baby’s nursery is an exciting time in your nesting stage. Here is where your inner artist can come to life, manifesting itself in a beautiful, peaceful space for your new baby-with your own unique touches. Mary Bauer (of Bratt Décor) shares some incredible inspiration rooms on the next few pages. The nursery is where you’ll spend a lot of time together, at least for the first few weeks of baby’s life. Sleeping will be the activity highest on baby’s list of things to do, followed closely by nursing. It suits you well to make the space as comfortable as possible. Forget the typical fads and cartoon characters that people traditionally go for. Open yourself up to the incredible options that will give your baby a strong and stylish start. Choose a focal point, something that stands out for you, or something that holds great sentimental meaning for you.
How did you get started in the children’s furniture business?
My husband, Stephen, and I began Bratt Decor in 1995 when we were expecting our very first baby. The world of designer looks for children has really blossomed over the past 18 years, but back then, there was nothing—no Pottery Barn Kids, no Restoration Hardware, no Contemporary Designs, nothing. We decided to start our own company, believing that if you gave moms sophisticated choices for a truly designer nursery experience, they would respond. You can’t imagine what an unusual concept that was at the time. People thought we were crazy.
Where do you look for inspiration for new ideas?
I look at fashion, art and pop culture. Really, all design is connected, and ultimately, I think it’s all an outward reflection of the universal experiences we all walk through daily. For example, when the huge economic meltdown happened a few years back, everything
I’ve always been a big fan of iron cribs. There’s something regal and timeless about them. Years ago, you could only own an iron crib if you wanted to spend thousands of dollars on one, but luckily, thanks to some talented designers and retailers, there are tons of options—in style and price! I used Bratt Decor’s Venetian Crib in my first daugter’s nursery. I loved how the four posts could be used with or without the cross bar, and if I didn’t want the height at all, I could remove the posts as well. Options are always good.
I loved how the Venetian Crib didn’t look as feminine as some of the other iron options, and with its slate, pewter and gold color choices, it would work in any nursery! Here’s a few of my other favorite options out there. Bratt Decor’s J’Adore Crib-Cradle actually converts from a cradle
"I had the pleasure of designing the nursery room for AJ McLean's first baby, Ava Jaymes. AJ and Rochelle were so much fun to work with and I enjoyed every minute of it. From the pink and leopard bedding, jeweled accent pillows to the gold stump side table, this little room was designed to be edgy-sweet." Bratt Decor's Chelsea Lifetime crib and changer/dresser were chosen for this luxury, celebrity nursery.
Who does Glam Fairy, Alexa Prisco, star of Jerseyliscious and the Glam Fairy call when she need a totally fabulous nursery? Mary Bauer of Bratt Decor, of course. Ms. Bauer met with the Style network star for an initial design meeting, and then went to work completely redesigning a loft space into a high style nursery. Watch for the complete process as it unfolds on an upcoming episode of Jerseyliscous.
Venetian Crib Featured in Twilight: Breaking Dawn
Attention all Twilight fans: Yes, Bella and Edward are captivating in the new Breaking Dawn, but the real star is Bratt Decor's very own Venetian four poster crib in antique white that graces the nursery of baby Reneeseme.
Bratt Decor is thrilled to announce they will be debuting their stellar label of infant furnishings in Europe at this year's Kind+Jugend show. Designer, Stephen Bauer has created exciting new designs especially for the European market which promise to dazzle. Bratt Decor is the leader in sophisticated, opulence in baby. A long time darling of Hollywood, their designs continue to reign supreme because of the timeless quality. Both wrought iron and wood is used in their collections, which includes cribs, changers, armoires and more.
Each piece is an original design of Mr. Bauer and offers stunning, original finishes and details not seen elsewhere. Bratt Decor has been making furnishings for baby since 1995 and are the gold standard in terms of safety, quality and designer excellence.
Visit them in Hall 10.1, R508, and at www.brattdecor.com
Little Crown Interiors highlights 10 hot design trends for nursery to try right now. From bold art to sweet monograms to modern pops of color, they show you how to create the hottest crib in town. Bratt Decor is thrilled to have been featured in 3 of the 10 hottest trends.
Bratt Decor offers the most stylish, safe and high quality furnishings and decor for baby. Shop brattdecor.com
Charles Neal Interiors balances Hollywood glam with Southern warmth for R&B producer Tricky Stewart’s first California home.
For Ellah, Stewart’s infant daughter, Neal focused on combining textures to create depth. Ella’s crib is covered with a sheer silk cloth edged with a boa, and her drapes are embroidered with tone-on-tone detailing. The furniture is plush and oversized, creating a whimsical aesthetic that isn’t, as Neal says, “too girly or princess-y.” The Stewart residence was completed in December 2010 and remains a modern, glamorous LA home with just enough warmth and charm to make it elegant and comfortable.
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J'adore Bratt Decor
The gorgeous little iron oval crib, is now available from Bratt Decor.
American Baby: Garden Girl
In this fresh and lovely piece by American Baby, our very own casablanca premiere in antique white is decked out in fun floral just in time for summer.
People Magazine: She's Everything To Me
June 11, 2012
Jessica Simpson opens up about her completely different life since giving birth to daughter Maxwell Drew and her family's exciting future. In this beautiful story, new mom Jessica Simpson and proud papa Eric Johnson gives us a glimpse into their new found family bliss, and shows us graceful images of Baby Maxwell Drew's lovely shabby chic nursery, featuring Bratt Decor's very own Park Ave baby crib.
Ultimate Baby Room
When writer Amy Ledbetter went on the hunt for the absolute most stunning products to fill the ultimate baby room, she found Bratt Decor, and fell in love with the elegance of our Chelsea Silver collection.
A spring tradition in Washington is the D.C. Design House makeover of a prominent home in the District. This year, a house that has been in the same family since the 1950s was made-over by 23 local designers and landscapers. A seven-bedroom Spring Valley house at 4951 Rockwood Parkway N.W. is this year's DC Design House. It's a fundrasier for the Children's National Medical Center. The nursery is a stunning contemporary vision designed by Elizabeth Krial and featuring Bratt Decor's grand soho crib with loft.