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.

Room photo by @remingtonavenue | Woodland Forest Wallpaper 

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

Room photo by @heavenlyhomesandgardens | Woodland Wallpaper (Similar) | brown canopy

Squirrel lamp 

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 Wonderland 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 wooden 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 

Forest mushroom decal 


Photo by @mommylife.pl | dark forest animal wallpaper | rattan flower mirror | giraffe stuff toy | moon wall sticker 

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

Room photo by @at_home_in_the_hayward  | woodland wallpaper (similar) 

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

Created by @fleurharris | orange canopy | birch trees wallpaper 

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

Photo by @bajkowewnetrza | beige 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 

Woodland crib mobile  

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 

Room photo by @tinywellies | Mushroom Basket (similar) 

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

Tufted soft Fox 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 Wall Sticker 

Woodland Animal Wallpaper 

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

Room photo by @akwshelley | Woodland Art Prints  | mini leaves wallpaper 

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

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 kids chair 

Room photo by @tinyandthehouse | sleeping deer wooden lamp | Woodland Forest Wallpaper (similar)

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

Room photo by @camyandco | autumn floral vintage wallpaper | khaki canopy 

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. Whimsical Teepee or Tent

Floral Woodland Tent

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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