author archive for Nicole @ Chic & Cheap Nursery

Nicole is mom to a little princess and the founder/editor of ChicCheapNursery.com. She has a degree in Architecture and loves all things baby and design related!

DIY Shabby Chic Mason Jars

DIY Shabby Chic Mason Jars

I love all things Mason jar related. I don’t know what it is about the vintage design of the jar that makes me want to place it in every shelf in my home.

I came across this DIY video tutorial on YouTube that will show you step-by-step how to transform a mason jar into a color vase for any room in your house, from your living room (think flower vase) to your play room (makes a great pencil holder).

Watch the video below!

Coral and Gold: Bright Girls’ Shared Bedroom

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Before this room makeover, these 4-year-old and 7-year-old sisters were sharing a bland and crowded room. Lucky for them, their mom is friends with Brooke from AllThingsThrifty.com! Continue reading to see all the copy-worthy (and affordable) ideas used to transform this room.Read More...

Office Party Themed First Birthday

This is probably the most unique birthday party theme we’ve ever seen! Especially for a first birthday!

First Birthday Office Party

An office party theme for a first birthday? Sure, it’s unexpected. But how do you even plan for a party like that? Keep reading for all the party details and more stunning images.Read More...

8 Valentine’s Day Finds: Crafts, Printables and Decor

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching — and the ideas and finds just keep coming! If you’re a lover, not a fighter, then you’ll love these 8 crafts, printables and decor finds for the “loveliest” holiday of all.

Just download, print, trim and give! We love this free “You’re a Star!” Valentine’s Day printable from It Is What It Is.Read More...

DIY Plastic Spoon Blooming Flower Mirror

DIY Plastic Spoon Flower Mirror

Wall mirrors can eat into your decor budget quickly. A decent-sized accent mirror can set you back $100s. But this easy tutorial for a blooming flower mirror made using plastic spoons will help you create the perfect accent piece fir your nursery (or any other room in your home).

You’ll start with a plain round mirror and glue the plastic spoons around the circle-shaped piece to create the flower. Let’s get crafting!

Watch the video below!

Girly & Chic First Birthday Party

A sweet little girl’s first birthday always calls for a celebration!

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This girly and pink ombre chic birthday party bash is FULL of pretty pink details that any mama planning a girl’s birthday party might want to draw inspiration from. Read More...

What Does The Fox Say?

We’ve all been hit hard by the YouTube sensation “What Does The Fox Say?” But kids in particular seem to be huge fans of the catchy tune. So when when I stumbled across a children’s book based on the viral video during a recent trip to Toys R Us, I knew I was way overdue for a fox-inspired finds post.

What does the fox say? Children's book
What Does The Fox Say? Children’s Book ($11) via Amazon.com

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