Submitted by: Karissa C. Dupree

Decorating your kid s bedroom can either be a major overhaul or a simple revamping and adding of home decor. You can see it as a challenge and a serious decorating projecting or approach it as a fun project that you and your child can work on. It is, of course, easier if you have the budget and perhaps a designer you can simply hire to do the job for you. However, if you want to make this into a DIY project, then you may need a couple of tips to help you through the process. Here s some advice on how to decorate your kid s bedroom.

Consider Store-Brought Furniture

You can never go wrong with store-brought furniture, but you still have to make informed choices and look closer at the design, material and durability of the furniture. There are a variety of designs of children bedroom furniture which would fit right for your child. The challenging part is to get the right one among the many items you can see in stores or online shops. You may need a lot of patience going through and browsing different designs and types of bedroom furniture. If you already know your specific preference and requirements, then it would be much faster and easier for you to find the ideal cabinet, dresser, lamp, table, storage beds, or what-not.

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Personalize with Themes

Choose the color, design, and style that complement your child s personality and likes. If he or she is into SpongeBob, Dora, or a specific sports or color, then choose something that he or she will surely love. You may even personalize beddings with the name of your child. Also, if you want children bedroom furniture that can still be appropriate even if the child grows older, then you may want to consider versatile pieces that are easy to refurbish or revamp to fit the child s age and personality.

Storage and Space in Mind

It s a child s tendency to collect toys and things that he or she loves. It s common for children to have a lot of things like clothes, shoes, toys and books. In this case, you would definitely need enough storage space to keep their things in an orderly manner. Many parents opt for storage beds. These are beds that have several compartments underneath it. You will be saving space and maximizing the use of the bed with a functional storage bed.

Involve Your Child in the Process

In any DIY project for a child s bedroom, we should always put in more effort to carefully choose the pieces that the child will surely appreciate. Some parents prefer to surprise their kids with a new look to the bedroom, but you can always involve your child in the process. Make him choose the color and designs that he likes. Ask what things he would like to have in his new room. Whichever that is, always make sure you have a desk and bookshelf. This would encourage and promote more studying and reading. Always choose children bedroom furniture that will promote creative and intellectual growth for kids.

About the Author: Karissa C. Dupree is a writer who specializes in home design. She likes sharing information on

bunk beds for kids


boys beds

as well as other home furniture items.


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