Wall Decals Help Decorate Without the Hassle

by Nolie

Tobei and I are currently living in a rental house with strict rules–”No paint color besides the 5 approved white/beige shades”. I hate this rule, especially when I was pregnant and wanted to decorate the nursery. What were we to do?

Along came Pink and Blue Baby with their creative wall decals. Wall decals are the next best thing to actually painting murals and such on the wall with the added bonus of being removable. This means you can redecorate the room without having to repaint over a previous design. Definitely handy in my opinion for parents who have very little free time as is.

I received two of the elegant script custom name and royal crest frame decals. One for each door of my kids bedrooms. I loved that not only is it a custom order so that it would have my child’s name on it and the first letter of their name, but I was also able to choose from a wide range of colors. I chose Genetian Blue for Little Brother and Red for Big Brother.

I received the items in a timely manner and one night after Big Brother went to bed Tobei and I decided to go and install the first decal onto Little Brothers door.

The instructions sounded easy enough and I thought I could do it by myself, but the only problem was I lacked the patience, so Tobei came to install it. You start off by taping the decal in place. You then need to pull the sticker and film away from the paper backing. At first, the decal did not want to stick for us. Once we finally got it working, we had to pull it back very slowly while removing the sticker from the paper so that it would stick properly. This was where Tobei started joking that he needed 6 hands. We had the same problem after removing the paper backing and applying the sticker to the door. As you can see in the picture below we solved this problem by using a knife to make sure we installed it correctly.

Other than that, the installation process was pretty simple and only took us about 15 minutes total. Tobei’s arms were hurting afterwards so we waited until another day to install the other decal on Big Brother’s door.

I did blur out the name on the bottom since I do not use my children’s name online, however the script is the same on the bottom as it is for the top.

Would I order from Pink and Blue Baby in the future? I definitely would. The decal designs are gorgeous, wonderfully made and shipment is fast. I would just make sure to have help and child free time to install it. 

Win a Two Nests on the Tree Nursery Removable Wall Vinyl Decal

One 5 Minutes for Mom reader will be getting their own Two Nests on the Tree decal to decorate with (this is the item pictured to the left).

To enter the giveaway, simply visit the Pink and Blue Baby Etsy store and then come back here and tell us what decal set is your favorite.

This giveaway will end on December 23, 2011 at midnight ET and a winner will be chosen at random and announced on Sunday in the weekly Around The Blogosphere. Please see our site’s terms and conditions for more information.

Stay at home mom to two wonderful boys. Big Brother who is 4 and Little Brother who was born on Halloween. Sharing our lives and anything that interests me at my blog Nolie’s Place. You can also find me on twitter when the baby lets me have some free time @NoliesPlace.

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Proud Canadian. Happy Wife. Mother to 2 boys and step-mother to 1 boy. Nolie loves to share stories of her life, her boys and anything else on her mind over at her blog Nolie's Place.

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{ 51 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Angela E. December 10, 2011 at 2:31 pm

Like allot, very nice.


2 Susan S. December 10, 2011 at 3:22 pm

Love the Owls and Swirly tree. What beautiful decals!


3 Lachelle December 10, 2011 at 7:11 pm

I love the Cherry Blossoms decal! We have the same problem with living in a rental and not being able to paint.


4 Suzanne (Crunchy Green Mom) December 10, 2011 at 10:36 pm

I like the Cherry Blossom Tree! Perfect for my daughters room when they go to separate rooms in a few years!


5 JaimeB December 11, 2011 at 12:12 am

I really like the two girl monkeys and giraffe, but there are so many beautiful designs!


6 Christine Treece December 11, 2011 at 12:56 am

These are adorable! Would definitely love the Hanging monkey with custom baby name for my own “little monkey’s” room :-)



7 Linda December 11, 2011 at 7:52 am

Wall decals are a great way to add color to the walls without having to paint. I use them all the time in my daughters room. I had never thought of putting one on the door. Looks great! =)


8 LaVonne December 11, 2011 at 1:07 pm

The Cherry Blossom Tree with Fawn is cute, many are!


9 Don December 11, 2011 at 1:11 pm

Cherry Blossom’s look nice.


10 Victoria S December 11, 2011 at 10:00 pm

Love the Lovely tree with owls! Our nursery is all owls / woodland :)
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11 Rochel S December 12, 2011 at 1:32 am

They are all adorable! I love the 3 Monkeys and Tree!


12 tennille December 12, 2011 at 5:23 am

the adorable animals w tree


13 Terra Heck December 12, 2011 at 7:10 am

My favorite is the Romantic Cherry Blossom Tree : Removable Wall Vinyl Decal. Thanks.


14 monique December 12, 2011 at 9:45 pm

I like the Big Giant Swirly Tree since it fits on 2 walls. What a neat idea. Thanks!


15 Cat Davis December 12, 2011 at 10:14 pm

I love the Wall Chalkboard Vinyl Decal, that would be so helpful in my home office space.


16 Jessy B December 12, 2011 at 11:43 pm

My fave is owls and swirly tree :)


17 Rachel December 13, 2011 at 1:49 am

I love the Cherry Blossoms. So pretty!


18 Jill L December 13, 2011 at 7:39 am

I would love the Two lovely branches with Lettering Decal – Vinyl Wall Sticker. Going to mark that one for our room.


19 nan December 13, 2011 at 9:02 am

i like the higher and higher growth chart
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20 Emily December 13, 2011 at 9:23 am

The animal growth chart is adorable!


21 Selena December 13, 2011 at 9:55 pm

I liked the 2 nests in the tree decal!


22 D Schmidt December 13, 2011 at 11:36 pm

My favorite decal is Adorable Animal Friends with Tree – Kids Vinyl Wall Sticker Decal Set


23 Jennifer C. December 14, 2011 at 12:37 am

I love their Monkeys and giraffe wall decal…heavensent1@yahoo dotcom


24 tamara childers December 14, 2011 at 10:13 am

i love the cherry Blossom Tree


25 Sarah Smith December 14, 2011 at 6:51 pm

Love the cherry blossoms!


26 ANGEL JACKLYN December 14, 2011 at 9:03 pm

I LOVE THE Wall Decals, Three girl monkeys on the tree, Nursery Kids Removable Wall Vinyl Decal



27 Staci A December 14, 2011 at 9:12 pm

Love the Owls and Swirly Tree!


28 Alison S. December 15, 2011 at 1:13 pm

I love the giraffe growth chart. I would be so fun to take pictures of my boys next to it as they grow.


29 tarah rogers December 15, 2011 at 6:10 pm

my babies room is done in owl theme so the New Lovely owls with tree would be great


30 janell wagner December 15, 2011 at 6:11 pm

the giraffe grow chart to keep track of my grandkids growth


31 tiffany milburn December 15, 2011 at 6:11 pm

cherry blossoms for my 5 yr old daughters room!


32 Ron Allen December 15, 2011 at 6:12 pm

royal crest for my man cave


33 cw December 15, 2011 at 6:20 pm

Love teh 3 girl monkeys on a tree set


34 trish December 15, 2011 at 8:25 pm

I would love to have the Cherry Blossoms decal, this would go good in my house.


35 June December 16, 2011 at 9:57 pm

Like this allot, will make the room so much cuter too.


36 victoria lester December 17, 2011 at 8:11 am

I LOVE these decals. I’m about to have a baby and this one is my favorite:
Wall Decals, Tree with Birds and Deer, Nursery Kids Removable Wall Vinyl Decal momsholidaycooking at gmail dot com


37 Jeni Monroe December 17, 2011 at 1:59 pm

love the Cherry Blossoms decal


38 catherine c December 17, 2011 at 8:50 pm

i like the Elegant script Custom name & Ornate frame


39 Ashley rexrode December 18, 2011 at 1:59 am

My favorite set is the Lovely tree with owls


40 andrea December 18, 2011 at 3:46 pm

We just love the o girl monkeys and elephant with cherry blossom tree – FREE Butterflies..


41 Jackie Griebel December 18, 2011 at 8:32 pm

The Cherry Blossom Tree is my favorite


42 julianne December 18, 2011 at 11:57 pm

The cherry blossom tree is cute


43 Marcie W. December 19, 2011 at 4:09 pm

I really love the Owls & Swirly Tree decal most :)


44 Anna H December 20, 2011 at 2:30 am

My favorite is the giraffe growth chart! SOOOO CUTE!


45 Doris December 20, 2011 at 11:38 pm

I love the decal with the monkey swinging around! too cute!


46 Laurie Adams December 22, 2011 at 11:11 am

I like the Alphabet tree. I have been wanting to get a tree decal for my Daughter’s playroom for a long time. Thank you!


47 katklaw777 December 22, 2011 at 12:49 pm

I luv the Giant tree with small animals, Nursery Kids Wall Vinyl Decal…I so want that owl!!!


48 Whitney December 22, 2011 at 6:29 pm

I love the cherry blossom tree!


49 judy December 23, 2011 at 12:49 pm

I like the weekly chalkboard- but the Fox and Friends is my fav kid decal.


50 Tonya December 23, 2011 at 3:18 pm

My favorite is definitely ~ Two lovely branches with Lettering Decal – Vinyl Wall Sticker!


51 Elise December 23, 2011 at 3:54 pm

I love these! The “blowing leaves tree with birds” and the chalkboard calendar are cool


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