The modern kids’ furnishings shop Hadley (1205 W. Webster Ave., 773-883-0077) just introduced the latest hip nursery line from New York–based David Netto. Consisting of a convertible crib and a dresser/ changing table, the Louis Collection is perfect for a little king or queen. Pieces are expected to be priced at $1,700 to $1,900.


Give your tot even more of the royal treatment. This Baby Bath Tub from the English acrylic-bathtub manufacturer Clearwater Collection is available for $950 in virtually any color through Community Home Supply, 3924 N. Lincoln Ave., 773-281-7010;


Todd Mack, co-owner of Two-Sided and Four-Sided, applies wonderful paper silhouettes of squirrels, deer, and other animals and insects to backdrops of vintage wallpaper—great for a child’s room. Prices range from $250 to $290, at Four-Sided, 5061 N. Clark St., 773-506-8300;


New Resource

Graphic designer Wylee Jacobson and personal shopper Dana Haskins recently started Space Girls (, a makeover service for rooms ranging in “age” from newborns to teens. They’ll do everything from painting furniture to creating custom artwork.


Photograph: (Bottom Left) Leonard Gertz