In the Big Kids Room with Ashley Jones

Ashley Jones' Stepson Big Kid Room

Today we are getting a peek into actress Ashley Jones’ room for her stepson Huck. The room is outfitted with lots of his favorite things and plenty of space for family bonding over video games and bedtime stories. Thank you, Ashley, for letting us into your home. We’ll let her take it from here. (more…)

In the Big Kid’s Room with House of Hire Designs

Lauren Hire, of House of Hire Designs, is graciously letting us into her home today to tour this amazing solar system boy’s room she designed for her son. Every detail is just perfect—each time I look at the pictures I find something new that I love. There are plenty of big boy room ideas here if you are looking for inspiration for your own space. We love Lauren’s philosophy on how to make sure you are designing for your child and not for yourself. She has some great tips. We’ll let her take it from here. Thanks, Lauren! (more…)

Turn Those Papers into a “Wall of Fame” Display

Our fabulous contributor Emily, of Entertaining with Emily, isn’t the only mom out there to loathe that mountain of artwork and papers that comes home with the kids every week. Of course, as parents we want to proudly display all their efforts and successes, but isn’t there a way to do it so it doesn’t look like a tornado hit the fridge? Why yes, there is! (more…)

Modern Boy’s Bedroom Reveal

Modern Boy's Room

Back when I started Little Crown Interiors, one of my very first clients was living in a traditional home in Beverly Hills but loved modern design. I worked with her to come up with a compromise for her son’s room. Then a few years later, she moved into a very modern home and called me asking for a very colorful and modern bedroom for her son, now age six. Some of his favorite things are video games and astronauts, so I created a design that was bright and bold with modern touches and lots of fun. (more…)

Window Shopping Target’s Pillowfort Collection

Pillowfort Collection

The new Pillowfort collection at Target may win by cutest name alone, and we are loving what this collection is offering—quirky, fun children’s decor at great prices. Every time I stop in Target, I browse through the collection again. And let me tell you, some of the products are getting a little spotty on availability, so if you’ve been eyeing any of these goodies, it’s time to scoop them up! (more…)

Introducing the Monique Lhuillier Collection at PBK

Monique Lhuillier Collection

Fashion designer Monique Lhuillier is showing off her chops in children’s decor design with her beautiful new collection for Pottery Barn Kids. It’s classic, romantic  and has just the right touch of whimsy added in to keep the collection fun. Ready to do some window shopping with us? (more…)

How to Transition a Nursery into a Big Boy Room

Boy's Room with Wood Accent Wall

Over on our sister site Project Nursery, we suggest keeping the big kid room in mind when designing a nursery. For one, you’re creating a design you love, why not keep it for more than a couple years? Plus, let’s be honest, it’s a whole lot easier on the budget. With the right forethought, you can make a seamless transition from nursery to big kid room by just changing out a few details here and there. (more…)

A Colorful Space for Playing

Colorful Playroom

Our very own Kristin revealed her kids’ amazing new colorful playroom space, and we are still oohing and ahhing over it. I mean, just look at that fabulous chalkboard accent wall. Let’s hear what Kristin has to say about the space. (more…)