Babies are wonderful gifts. Their arrival creates a season of celebration and excitement. It is therefore important that we give them a pleasant welcome after some beautiful nine month of anticipating their grand entry. Before you hear the cry of the baby on that day of delivery, you should have been totally assured of a well-furnished room for him/her. You must have been aware of the sex of the baby which should guide your plan for furnishing the room; you should also pick stuffs that will help the child remain comfortable. To furnish your baby’s room these things should be considered:
The effect of colour should not be ignored as it determines how cool and comfortable the room will be for the child. Picking a nice colour will help the child’s room look quite colourful and beautiful; you can even pick colours based on the sex of the child, for example using pink for a female and brown for a male. Also note that a lot of people will want to come see the baby, ensure you do not pick colours and materials that will get dirty when touched.
This is a quite important one as it is where the baby will be laid most of the time because an infant does more of sleeping than any other thing, so getting a very good bed should not be overlooked. Do not just go for any bed you see in the store, ensure it is properly checked, avoid an overtly hard bed, it should not be too soft either. The cradle also has to be beautiful and with good protection by the side to keep the baby warm. Do not also forget to keep a good and clean bedspread.
This is another important item that should be in a baby’s room, the child’s clothing needs to be properly kept in a cool hygienic place. Which makes getting a wardrobe very important. There are different types of wardrobe you can get for your child, just ensure it is of a good quality.
One thing peculiar to most babies is their love for teddies. You can put a few of these in the room, some can even be on the bed so when he/she wakes up when you are out of the room there will be something to play with or distract them as the case may be.
In the child’s room can also be a swing, it can be hung in some places in the room. It makes it easy for the child and mother to have some special time of bonding. Instead of the child getting so used to being carried they can get used to playing on their swing.
On the baby’s cradle and also the floor of the room, you can have some throw pillows. Apart from being a fun thing for the child, it also serves as a form of protection for the child and makes the room quite exquisite.
Light is a vital part of furnishing the room, the kind of light you have in your room as a mother should be different from the one you will have in your baby’s room. Get a nice kids lamp and ceiling light that will lighten up the room and beautify it.