You’ve gotten the good news – there’s a new addition to the family on the way! And now that all the congratulatory parties and toasts (non-alcoholic, of course) are done, it’s time to think about how you’ll be furnishing your baby room – the nursery. While you could find some great nursery decor and furniture in mass-production stores, why not furnish the baby room with some unique pieces and support local stores at the same time instead? To help you out, we’ve put together a list of great local furniture and homeware stores for decorating your baby room!
Award-winning children’s products
Specially handpicked from all over the world, Boo-tiful award-winning products are as whimsical as they are practical. They’ve got everything from developmental toys and adorable toy cutleries to car seat covers, gifts and room décor that are oh so boo-tiful, and of known international brands such as Art For Kids, Dandelion, Elegant Baby, Little Partners and Bluebelle.
The Little Lifestyle Store
Cuckoo is a little lifestyle store that aims to bring a little magic and wonder into your little ones’ chambers. The store’s whimsical collection of furniture, accessories and home décor has a way of finding their way into little hearts. Build your cosy happy nest with Cuckoo’s range of quirky bedding, house linen, home décor and toys specially curated for the little ones.
High quality handcrafted kids furniture
For 100% solid pinewood furniture, 100% latex Belgian mattresses and pillows, and 100% cotton bedding and accessories for your new nursery, IBenma is the shop to visit. Needless to say, you can expect only the highest quality of home furnishings for children’s rooms at affordable prices. IBenma also boasts a wide selection of furniture that is 100% handcrafted, safe, natural and durable. You might even find some non-children sized furniture for yourself as well!
Unique designs for sheets and covers
Available at selected fairs and events. Also available online.
A set of quality cot sheets will make your baby’s naps as comfortable as possible. At Jack & Bunny, discover unique sheets and pillow covers that are classy as they are adorable. And as long as you’re there, look out for their bean chairs and birthday invitation designs too!
Furniture that inspires creativity
Available at various stockists. Also available at selected fairs and events.
You know what they say: All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. So be sure to add some ‘play’ elements into your baby’s room – like a Pirate playhouse, for instance. Or why not opt for a fire truck toy bag, a pirate map floor quilt, or some adorable buntings to decorate the nursery with? LouBeLou offers all these and more.
Keepsake quality decor
Head online to Lumley Locket for a collection of high quality items perfect for kids’ rooms. Their night lights and lamps, wooden toys, and storage boxes has that ‘treasure forever’ childhood keepsake quality. Their curated and tasteful collection includes products that will grow with the family, finding a home in other rooms of the house once the baby room is no longer required.
Designer children’s furniture, linen and accessories
7 Joo Chiat Place, Singapore 427742 | Also available online.
Help your newborn sleep a little easier with Ni-Night’s collection of designer children’s furniture, linen and accessories. Here, you’ll find cots, children’s beds, bedside tables, shelves, closets and other children’s furniture designed to emit a peaceful and serene air perfect for putting your tot at ease. Look out for their children’s fashion, linen and accessories as well!
Themed shopping experience
#01-63 (Lobby D) Ubi Techpark, 10 Ubi Crescent, Singapore 408564 (along Ubi Ave 1) | Also available online.
Whether you’re looking for cots, nightstands, drawers, clothes rails, bookshelves, children’s study tables or, well, anything to do with children’s furnishings, Piccolo House has them all. Their website also has some great nursery showroom ideas that you’ll love! They also have a new children’s theme decorating page where you can shop by theme, such as airplane and nautical themes for little boys, and fantasy princess, daisy and garden themes for the little princesses.
Beautiful typography prints
Available at The British Club: 73 Bukit Tinggi Road Singapore 289761. Also available online.
Lovers of word art will fall head over heels with Prints & Prose, with their word art graphic images. Think personal words and messages arranged in the shape of a black cab, around a family photo, or in otherwise aesthetically pleasing ways. Prints & Prose designs come as framed images, greeting card covers, notecards and invitations, customised to personal words and messages of your choosing.
Custom-made personalised prints
Sammyeve designs thoughtful, custom-made prints, unique and personal keepsakes that your newborn will treasure forever. Each design is individually crafted and can therefore be customised to suit your desired theme. The artworks also make perfect gifts for parents and children. Head online to find inspiration from the Sammyeve gallery and spark up a conversation with this talented designer to create something to be treasured forever.
Scandi inspired bedding and soft furnishings
Named after the curious, brave and playful character, Scout from To Kill a Mockingbird, this homewares brand lives up to Scout’s lively qualities. With Scandi-inspired designs created in-house in Australia and Singapore, their high quality bedding for babies, children and adults is made in limited supply in countries including India, Portugal, Peru and Australia. To complete the look, Scout also offer a range of rugs and cushions to complement their gorgeous cot linen and bed sheets.
Colourful range of baby accessories
Available at selected fairs and events. | Also available online.
This Singapore based online store sells beautiful ranges of baby clothing, toys, accessories and decor. Their soft cotton rattle toys will be well loved by your little one, and you’ll love their colourful coat hangers, storage baskets, valises, muslin towels and blankets. It’s one stop shopping here too. You’ll also find adorable baby wear collections with matching bibs and blankets.
Luxury nursery boutique
Not to be confused with the local online fashion store, Wild Child is a nursery boutique specialising in luxury baby furniture and accessories. Apart from the usual cots, bedding, prams and changing tables, Wild Child also stocks limited edition rocking horses, retro pedal cars, wooden play kitchens and heirloon toys by top US and European designers such as Simon Horn, Rachel Ashwell Shabby Chic and Silver Cross. They even offer custom designed nursery furniture and bedding – perfect for those who are happy to splurge on their little prince and princesses.