You’ve created a perfect home—one that perfectly elucidates your aesthetic and is full of stunning pieces you’ve been collecting over a lifetime. And then, as if all of a sudden, a kid comes into the mix and you’re finding yourself awake in the middle of the night searching for changing tables and toy storage. However, just because you need to accommodate the kids in your life doesn’t mean you need to sacrifice your home’s cool factor to do it. With pieces from these fashionable, yet kid-friendly furniture stores, home will feel like a million bucks, no matter how many Sesame Street stuffed animals are strewn throughout it.
Crate & Kids: The children’s arm of Crate & Barrel, Crate & Kids, has stylish furniture your little ones will love now—and pieces they won’t be embarrassed by when those teen years rear their often-judgmental heads. Whether you’re in the market for a tufted headboard with a floral pattern or a velvet rocking chair perfect for nursing or playing in, the site has pieces that parents and kids will actually agree on.
Pottery Barn Kids: If you’re looking for trendier pieces for your kids’ rooms, look no further than Pottery Barn Kids. While the company has tons stylish staples, like wooden captain’s beds, minimalist cribs, and unobtrusive seating, it also has frequent kid-friendly collaborations, like its current Harry Potter line, with everything from Hedwig chairs to Golden Snitch lamps.
Society6: Have a kid who wouldn’t be caught dead with furniture that the other kids at school have in their rooms? Then society6 is the website for you. Home to unique pieces from independent designers, don’t be surprised if you find yourself suddenly fielding a constant flood of “Wh ere’d you get that?”s .
Kinder MODERN: The sleek, modern style you’ve adopted for your whole house doesn’t need to end at the threshold of your children’s rooms. With pieces from Kinder MODERN, like geometric rugs, modular tables and seating, and eclectic storage furniture, you’ll never have to choose between style and kid-friendliness again.
Target: Yes, the place you buy your shampoo and groceries just so happens to also have a pretty stellar kids’ furniture section. This beloved big-box retailer has everything from stylish bunk beds to Swedish minimalist-inspired nightstands, all of which have the look of expensive pieces at budget-friendly prices.
Whether you’re looking for a stylish bookcase or a cute bed your kids can use until they’re teens, the internet is replete with great furniture stores to fit every taste—and budget. So, before you make yet another reluctant trek to Ikea, browse these stylish wares first—you’ll be glad you did.