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Why the Designer of This Boy’s Bedroom Never Asked “What’s Your Favorite Color?”

The smart way to plan out a kid’s space makeover.

This 14-Year-Old’s Tricked-Out Backyard Loft Used to Be His Playhouse

Have concrete foundation, will build stylish bunkhouse.

Smart Lighting Was the Game-Changer in Our 200-Square-Foot Family Room Remodel

Having endless options is key.

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How This Basement Playroom’s Awkward Corner Became a Serene Reading Nook

A $36 curtain system, to start.

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Forget Squiggles—This Parisian Mom Gives Color-Blocking a Sophisticated Spin

The professional mood boarder shares her four tips.

When the Kids Need a Room, But the Parents Don’t Want to Lose Natural Light

A creative idea that even doubles as a play zone.

Liberty Fabric and a Lick of Cherry Red Paint Make This IKEA Hack Shine

A stylish storage unit you’ll want to show off.

“What If It’s a Lounge?” Was the Question That Launched This Kid-Led Basement Reno

Cool enough for the future teens to still enjoy.

A $228 Ready-Made Mural Creates a Jewel-Box Effect in This Jaipur-Inspired Nursery

The trick was finding the perfect paint color to match.

An Easy Paint Trick Elevates Simple Stripes in This Boy’s Nursery

Add instant depth with the right color choice.

This 9-Year-Old Gymnast’s Room Has Space for Practicing Moves—And Doing Homework

The desk/storage/reading nook scores extra points.

$8 Hooks Play the Cleverest Role in This DIYed Homework Zone

While scalloped edges and cabana stripes make learning fun.

Expressive Color—And Compromise!—Are Key to This Family’s Kid-Friendly Home

How Jill Singer of Sight Unseen collaborated with her littles.

The Paint Trick This English Mom Used to Make Her Kids’ Attic Bedrooms Shine

Now sloped ceilings just add to the charm.

A DIY Wall Treatment Made This Charming Kids’ Room Future-Proof

Cottage whimsy, but make it durable.

This $10 Trick Gave A Nashville Nursery Its Dreamy Storybook Spin

And it’s totally temporary.

Two $80 IKEA Units Combine and—Poof!—a Storage-Friendly Nursery Is Born

Extra seating without soaking up more space.

This 100-Square-Foot Space Is a Home Office by Day and a Boys’ Bedroom by Night

How one mom designed her rental to do it all.

The Common Thread in This Sarah Sherman Samuel–Designed Kids’ Room Is What’s Not There

Four ways she broke the rules.

A Nursery Done the French Way: With Heavy Doses of Black and Florals

The Charleston designer drew on her heritage for that je ne sais quoi.

A Coffee Table Doubles as a Craft Station in This 100-Square-Foot Nursery

Mini Panton chair included.

In This Little Boy’s Cottagecore Nursery, Old School Beats New School

When minimalist Scandi just won’t cut it.

This New Jersey Family’s 900-Square-Foot Basement Got a High-Contrast Makeover

A rainbow mural meets the perfect black paint.

Flowy Fabrics and Flowery Prints—This L.A. Nursery Is a Dôen Dress in Room Form

How the cofounder brought her style know-how home.

Peep the Storage-Friendly Loft Bed That Brought Three Generations of Family Together

It even has a fireman’s pole.

In Just 10 Days, This Designer Renovated Her Daughter’s Room Into a Bright, Leafy Oasis

The tween’s reaction to the surprise was equally epic.

Fashion Designer Brandon Maxwell Wrapped His Sister’s Nursery in Fabric for Two Reasons

He even snuck in an IKEA hack.

Swapping Bedrooms Created a Parents’ En Suite and a Double-Decker Play Space

Same 1,500 square feet; totally new layout.

In a Full Circle Moment, This Artsy Teen’s New Room Was Inspired By Her Nursery

A $400 window seat–turned–desk anchors the space.

This Kitchen Feature Revolutionized Cleanup for a Family of 4

A big renovation starring small-space design principles.

Behind These Streamlined Cabinets Is an Entire Hidden Kids’ Zone

Welcome to Narnia.

A Popular Closet System Is the Key to Happiness in This Shared Tween Bedroom

The swing is a bonus.

Godzilla and Nina Simone Play Nice in This Brooklyn Brothers’ Room

And more from the latest episode of “Kids Rule the House.”

A Simple Swath of Fabric Took This Nursery From Plain to Special

The design feature grows with baby all the way to teen.

Who Needs a Closet When You Can Have a Secret Reading Loft?

While her kid napped, this mom DIYed.

When They Couldn’t Find the Perfect Wallpaper, These Parents Painted Their Own

Now blossoming trees fill their daughter’s bedroom.

A Kid’s Bedroom Closet, Reimagined as a Kindergarten Classroom

The fidget stool was a must-have.

1 Week and 2 IKEA Units Turned This Tiny Room Into a Kid-Friendly Office

Work and play made easy.

Secret Trap Doors Flip This Play Zone Into a Guest Room in a Flash

Clearly Batman was a design inspiration.

Spider-Man and Basketball Inspired This Girl’s Room—But You’d Never Know It

How one designer avoided going too theme-y.

The Finishing Touch in This DIY Nursery: Hand-Drawn Wallpaper on the Ceiling

One of the many custom-on-a-budget details.

A Vintage Madeline Print Inspired This Toddler’s Safari-Themed Room

While striped fabric pulls it all together.

Unlocking a Bedroom’s Hidden Square Footage Made Space for Baby No. 2

The solution? An “interlocking jigsaw.”

A Minimalist Mom on Decorating a Nursery (and Home) for Real Life

Spot the stylish diaper pail and IKEA DIY.

How Chris Loves Julia Flipped a 77-Square-Foot Hallway Into a Sunny Playroom

The design duo’s budget was less than $3K.

Three Boys in a 120-Square-Foot Bedroom—And Everyone Still Loves One Another

A space-saving bunk bed works wonders.

This Teen Bathroom Makeover Brings an Iconic Arcade Game to Life

Mosaic tiles “Pac” a punch.

A Closet–Turned–Kids’ Reading Nook Straight Out of Wes Anderson’s Mind

Where the scene-stealing decor starts at $5.

Shibori-Style Wallpaper and Glitter Paint Turned a Historic London Cottage Into a Little Girls’ Oasis

Canopy beds complete the look.