15 of the Best Nursery Paint Colors For Your Little One


By taking the time to explore your options, you can confidently select the shades that will bring warmth, depth, and personality to your baby’s space.

Color psychology plays a significant role in creating a nursery that not only looks beautiful but also promotes a healthy environment for your baby’s growth and development.

The Significance Of Color Psychology In The Nursery

This beautiful, calming color is part of the Sherwin Williams Pottery Barn Kids (Fall/Winter) and West Elm (Fall/Winter) color collection for a good reason. 

1. Sherwin Williams Mild Blue

The most popular Sherwin William’s white paint color was on the top of my personal list when I was creating my blue & white nursery makeover. Pure White provides a simple and clean look that works perfectly for walls and trim.

2. Sherwin Williams Pure White

If you’ve been following me for years, you’ll already know my favorite color is blue, so when it came time for a small makeover for my son, Cian, I was excited to use Sherwin Willams Naval as an accent wall.

3. Sherwin Williams Naval

This modern and fresh medium-toned gray will really bring together any little boys nursery, especially paired with crisp white trim and touches of blue decor. 

4. Benjamin Moore Stonington Gray

This quintessential soft pink is exactly what you think of when you imagine a traditional baby girl’s nursery. It’s soft, pale, sheer, and the perfect color when paired with bright whites. 

5. Benjamin Moore Pink Bliss