We’re all about creating kid-smart spaces, both at home and in the classroom, and since kids spend a huge amount of time at home, it’s important to help them create a safe, inspiring space to be themselves. Of course, we also want to promote healthy growth and learning!
We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite kid-smart design items that accomplish both goals and add a little style too! In no particular order, check out our top seven favorite learning-inspired additions to the perfect kids room.
These Canadian and U.S.-based maps are great ways to add some color to your little one’s walls while helping expand their growing minds. Choose from a variety of styles and sizes to find the perfect fit!
We can’t think of a cuter way to encourage children to read. Everyone needs a personal reading space, and this one is simple, easy to assemble and totally awesome when you’re a kid.
Kids need to express themselves, and this duvet set is ideal for just that. Not only is this creative design touch totally washable and kid-smart even without the doodle pens, it’s a great way to promote sustainability (save that paper!) and teach kids to let go, a much needed skill even into adulthood.
What kid doesn’t love the paper and crayons at a dinner out? With this set, your little one can get that coloring time in, even during a night in for a healthy, home-cooked meal. With all the research pointing to the benefit of coloring, even for us grown-ups, this one’s a no-brainer!
We love mirrors for teaching self-recognition to our youngest counterparts and encouraging healthy body image as they grow. This kid-friendly mirror is safe for any age in soft framing and even includes a bit of kid-smart storage too!
Any parent knows the struggles of balancing a creative, artistic child with clean walls. With these dry erase paint options, those woes are a thing of the past. Best part? It even comes in transparent! That means kids can draw on your beautifully-selected, colored walls without repercussion!
Kid-smart spaces mean organized spaces, and these dresser knobs can help accomplish that, for all ages! Teach your tots to put away their belongings in the fashion of one of our favorite quotes, “A place for everything, and everything in its place.” Pictures and words make these knobs perfect for younger kids learning to read!
Plus, check out these awesome, custom wall-art comics from Peanut Gallery Comics. These guys create framed, drawn-from-scratch comics based on your very own funny stories from life with kids. We know you’ve got some memorable ones!