Designing a kids' room that is equal parts youthful and chic is more attainable than it seems. For inspiration, see 20 of our favorite bedroom designs for boys. This warm, Dodgers-themed bedroom balances youthful accents with a mature foundation. While the plush toys and wall art are playful and young, the room itself maintains a sophistication that will be appropriate for years to come. Choosing a nautical theme for a boys' room is an easy way to create a fun, adventurous space in a chic manner.
Get the latest decorating tips directly in your Inbox! Recently, as my year-old son was making his birthday list, he asked if we could redecorate his room as part of his birthday present. Whoo hoo! Music to my ears! He wanted to run out that day and buy some things, but of course, I wanted to have a plan first.
You want to give them the creative freedom to express themselves, but there are also practical considerations to take into account, such as study space and the cost of redecorating when they reach GCSE age and are mortally embarrassed by the wallpaper they chose when they were years-old. For a teenage boy his bedroom is like a fort protecting him from the outside world. This could be by putting up posters, showing off collections, choosing a striking duvet cover or using his favourite colours on the walls. This double bed is perfect if you have two boys sharing a room and wanted to keep the room as neutral as possible to please both parties without looking dull.
Your teenager's bedroom may be among the hardest rooms in the house to design. It needs to spotlight their personal style and interests while still fitting in with the rest of the house. You want to make sure it grows with them through the precious years left they have at home—and you want to avoid any nuclear meltdowns when they demand something like black walls. Avoid any potential arguments by checking out these inspiration photos together. This bedroom is the perfect example of how to decorate a space that can grow with a person.