A Whale of a Tale! Lauren Conrad Explains a Story Behind Her Son Liam’s Nautical Nursery

Lauren Conrad designed an darling nautical-themed hothouse for her 4-month son Liam James — finish with copiousness of whales and sailboats — though she says creation a preference wasn’t easy.

“When it came time to pattern Liam’s nursery, we was all over a place. At initial we wanted to make it a astronomical thesis with a navy wall lonesome in constellations,” Conrad revealed on her blog, adding that she started “seeing astronomical nurseries popping adult all over Pinterest, so we motionless to try something else.”

“Next, we suspicion a forest thesis could be cute. we found a ideal wallpaper with black and white birch trees,” though Conrad records she “read somewhere that carrying stripes on a wall of your nursery could highlight out your baby and have a disastrous impact on their sleep. Who knows if that’s even loyal … Regardless, a camping thesis was out.”

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Conrad finally satisfied because she was carrying such a formidable time decorating her son’s room: she hadn’t met him yet, and had no thought what would fit his personality.

“I didn’t know if he favourite dinosaurs or stars or a tone green. So, we motionless to keep it simple and in line with a rest of a home, that has a slight nautical vibe,” she continued.

“As he gets comparison and starts to favour his possess interest, we can redecorate his room together,” Conrad explained.

Lauren Conrad and son Liam

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The space’s seat includes Land of Nod’s Andersen Crib ($1,199) and changing table ($129 to $1,099), a Finn Rocking Chair from Anthropologie (starting during $1,198) and IKEA’s HEMNES dresser ($199) finished with Anthropologie’s Streamline Knobs in Brass ($6 to $10).

A few products that finish a nursery? West Elm floating shelves ($79 to $127) and Etsy finds like a wooden baby gym ($50 and up), chunky weave blanket ($75 and up) and whales board poster ($110) — plus a engorgement of honeyed touches from Conrad’s possess site The Little Market.

Lauren Conrad's son Liam

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The new mom and her husband, counsel William Tell, welcomed Liam — their initial child — in July. “I always hoped we would have a boy,” she told PEOPLE shortly after a birth of her son. “Boys are so fun. we was a tomboy, and we always play best with boys. When we found out, we was so excited.”

In September, The Hills alum also non-stop adult to PEOPLE about how it was “insane” that her son was growing adult so fast.

“I took a print of [Liam] yesterday,” Conrad said, adding that “I’m perplexing to take a monthly print — all of a good moms do it — I’m unequivocally trying. So we took it and we looked during it subsequent to his 1-month photo, and he had only changed. Like he was a totally opposite baby, and we was like, ‘Oh my God.’ ”

He’s here! We’re so vehement to acquire Liam James Tell into a world!

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“I consider that we can turn a small overwhelmed, only being during home with your baby all day,” Conrad combined during a time. “But saying how quick they change, we comprehend it’s so critical not to skip anything. It roughly creates it harder to leave them.”

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