Child's play - how to turn a kid's room into a playground
These fun décor touches will turn any kid's bedroom into a playground (and delight your inner child too!).
1 MAKE CAMP
Amazing adventures can be had in small spaces like this tent, which creates an instant playroom indoors or out. buy it: Arizona Tipi in Zig-Zag Blue, €139 (mat sold separately), Nobodinoz, lambdesign.ie
2 ZOO CREW
From jungles to African plains - let children's little imaginations run wild with the help of these bright animal- print cushions.
Buy it: Colourful Creatures exotic cushions, €18.25 each, dotcomgiftshop.com
Turn bed into a place they are dying to go to (and stay in!) with a simple change of duvet. This colourful My Little Pony collection takes me right back to my own childhood!
Buy it: My Little Pony duvet cover, €16; other accessories priced from €2, Penneys
Surround your little one with some friendly faces in the form of these quirky hand-painted oak visages, which can be used as a wall hook or drawer knob. As well as pirates (below, left) and superheroes, big kids will get a kick out of the 'Salavdor' (centre), 'Karl' (right) and Coco designs.
Buy it: Hook/knob, €20 each, Sketch.inc, chaosandharmony.ie
HIDE AND SEEK
Take a leaf from Mary Poppins' book and make tidying up more fun with some colourful storage baskets for clothes and toys.
Buy it: Rope-handle storage baskets available in pink or blue (small, €8; medium, €10; large, €15), Dunnes Stores