I used to work with Alexander Finestone at the Washington Design Center, and every day the Mississippi native would walk in wearing something completely fabulous. Her personal style was chic and effortless, so I was hardly surprised when I saw the pictures of her nursery after she had her first child this spring, little Alexa.
Alexander tells me she enlisted a friend of hers, designer Jenna Buck Gross of Colordrunk Designs in Decatur, Georgia, to outfit her nursery at the home she shares with husband Josh in Alexandria.
Here’s a little baby eye candy to start your morning!
All photography by Sally Brewer
Wallpaper: Thibaut, Alston Trellis in White Pearl
Drapery: Schumacher, Garden of Persia in Blush Conch
Glider: Monte Design Como Glider
Crib: Pottery Barn Hadley Crib
Rug: Restoration Hardware Baby Scallop Wool Rug in Warm White
Crib Bedding: Schumacher, Bargello in Blush Conch and Oilo Studio Capri
Dresser: Land of Nod Blake Dresser
Nightstand: West Elm Martini Side Table in Blush/Antique Brass
It’s no wonder that Alexander envisioned such a dreamy space for her baby—she does the same thing in branding and communications for small businesses as the owner of White Clover Communications. And remember what I said about her personal style? Just look at this beautiful family: