Nautical Gender-Neutral Nursery

Everything's ship-shape in this baby's room, designed by Beth Bourque, that features a planked wood wall, vintage-inspired ship lighting fixtures and nautical touches throughout.

Photo By: Jessica Delaney Photography

Photo By: Jessica Delaney Photography

Photo By: Jessica Delaney Photography

Photo By: Jessica Delaney Photography

Nautical Nursery With Blue Ceiling and Whale Mobile

This charming nursery is decked out with finishes and furnishings that are practical for a little one but also versatile enough to grow along with the child. Hand-picked accessories are nautical without being kitschy: a whale mobile, graphic lobster pillow and red marine light fixtures.

Traditional Crib With Nautical Sheet, Life Preserver Pillow

A dark wood crib anchors the design in this nautical-inspired nursery, complete with a life preserver pillow and lobster print crib sheet.

Kid's Nautical Bedroom With Bookshelves and Storage Bench

A corner of a white and blue nautical-themed nursery boasts open bookshelves and a comfy storage bench. Both of these kid-friendly storage options make playtime (and cleanup) a breeze.

Nautical Children's Books on Open Bookshelves

Nautical-inspired books were added to mounted bookshelves in this nursery. The open shelves allow for book covers to stand alone as art, keeping more traditional art pieces out of reach for little hands.

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