17 Gender Neutral Woodland Theme Woodsy Nursery Ideas

17 GENDER-Neutral Woodland Theme Woodsy Nursery Ideas

Embrace the enchanting beauty of nature with a woodland nursery theme that's perfect for any little explorer! Our guide to gender-neutral woodland nurseries combines the charm of woodland creatures and the serenity of a woodsy nursery, creating a magical, inclusive space for all.

1. Forest-Inspired Wallpaper

elk wallpaper
Woodland Wallpaper 2
woodland decor

Transform your nursery walls into a whimsical forest with gender-neutral wallpaper featuring woodland animals. This is an easy way to instantly bring the outdoors in, creating a dreamy backdrop for your baby nursery

2. Rustic Woodland Furniture

gender neutral woodland room
woodland boy room

Opt for natural wood furniture to complement the woodland theme. Cribs, dressers, and rocking chairs in earthy tones not only look timeless but also evoke the essence of a woodsy nursery.

3. Animal Motif Bedding

Woodland Theme Bedding

Choose bedding adorned with woodland creatures for a cozy, inviting crib setup. Soft, gender-neutral colors like sage green, beige and muted colors ensure the bedding is versatile, blending with various nursery decors.

4. Nature-Inspired Lighting

sleeping fox lamp
deer lamp

Photo by @mommylife.pl | Sleeping deer lamp

Incorporate lighting fixtures that mimic elements of nature, like leaves or branches or animal shaped lamps! These add a warm glow to the room and keep the woodland theme consistent throughout the nursery.

5. Whimsical Wall Art

Woodland Mushroom Decal
woodsy woodland

Adorn your walls with art or accent walls featuring forest scenes or woodland animals wall art print. This creates a visual story and stimulates your baby's imagination with the beauty of nature.

6. Plush Woodland Toys

woodland nursery shelves

Add a collection of plush woodland animals for your baby to cuddle and play with. These toys not only serve as adorable decor but also as companions for your child.

7. Wooden Bedpost and Canopy

woodland theme nursery

Photo by @posterstore | dark green canopy | eye rattan mirror


Photo by @bajkowewnetrza | beige crib bumper | green leaf rug

Install wooden bed post that resembles tree branches for a functional and creative design holder solution. It's perfect for hanging mobiles, banners, canopies or woodland-themed decor.

8. Woodland Mobiles

crib mobile woodland
bear mobile crib

Suspend a mobile with woodland creatures above the crib. It not only soothes the baby but also adds a charming focal point in the nursery.

9. Earthy Color Palette

vintage woodland ideas

Choose an earthy color palette with greens, browns, and beiges to reflect the calming tones of the forest. This palette is gender-neutral and complements the woodland theme seamlessly.

10. Faux Fur Rugs or Woodland Playmat

fox tufted rug

Add a faux fur rug or a tufted woodland theme playmat or rug for a soft, luxurious touch. It resembles forest fauna and woodsy creatures and adds warmth and comfort to the nursery.

11. Forest Animal Decals

deer decal
woodland decal

Easy-to-apply decals of forest animals are a great way to decorate without commitment. They bring a playful element to the nursery and can be easily changed as your baby grows.

12. Botanical Prints

Woodland Art Prints

Incorporate botanical prints in the decor to add a fresh, natural element. These can be in the form of curtains, bedding, wallpaper or wall art.

13. Natural Wood Accents

woodland room inspo

White and wooden crib

Use natural wood accents in picture frames, cloth hanger, wooden cribs, or decorative pieces to maintain the rustic charm of a woodland nursery.

14. Handmade or Refurbished Woodland Furnitures

deer wooden chair
gender neutral woodland room 2

Add handmade crafts like hand-painted signs, refurb dresser or cabinets, or wooden woodland animal display. These personal touches make the nursery unique and special.

15. Layered Textures

woodland nursery
woodsy woodland nursery decor collection

Mix and match different textures like wool, cotton, and burlap to add depth and interest to the nursery's decor, enhancing the woodland feel.

16. DIY Tree Bookshelf

tree shelves

Photo by @taylor.makes

Create a DIY tree-shaped bookshelf for a fun, functional addition. It's a creative way to display books and keepsakes, contributing to the theme.

17. Whimsical Teepee or Tent

Woodland Floral Tent Teepee

Create a cozy nook with a teepee or tent adorned with fairy lights. It's a perfect hideaway for storytime and adds a whimsical touch to your woodland nursery.

Your very own Woodsy Wonderland!

Your journey to designing a gender-neutral, woodsy nursery has endless possibilities. We're excited to see how you bring this theme to life in your own unique way. We can't wait to see the magical spaces you create – share your woodsy nursery tales and photos with us! Happy decorating!

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Hey! My name is Kate and I am the founder of Cozy Nursery. I am passionate about creating nurseries, as well as sharing the knowledge of what it is like to be a mother. I create real blog posts, where I share the truth. The real hospital bag list and so much more! Get excited!
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