Stain-Resistant Furniture and Décor
Summer Showers Wallpaper
The cheery design is printed on nonporous paper, which resists fingerprints and chocolate “finger paints.” Marks disappear easily with soap or baby shampoo. Available in five standard colors.
To buy: $134 a roll, givencampbell.com.
You’ll be glad you invested in this Ultrasuede cushion when the fort-building filth comes off with a cloth. Size: 12 by 16 inches.
To buy: $195, michelevarian.com.
It’s been treated with “aquaclean technology,” which is a fancy way to say you can remove everyday messes with water and paper towels. (No more tedious lather, rinse, repeat.)
To buy: $4,499, boconcept.us for stores.
Deck Stripe Pendant Lamp
So what if dinner erupts into a food fight? This indoor-outdoor fabric lamp can be de-splattered with a swipe of a sponge. Also available in black and white and in yellow and white. Size: 16 inches.
To buy: $159, shadesoflight.com.
Scando Coffee Table
Resilient plywood emerges unscathed from daily fender benders with a “monster” truck. Clean it with a damp cloth or a gentle disinfecting wipe. Size: 11 by 44 by 28 inches.
To buy: $599, puredesignonline.com.
Emerald Interior Paints
These new zero-VOC paints resist stains, mildew, and moisture, so they’re a dry idea for baths and kitchens. Come in over 1,500 colors (shown: Synergy).
To buy: $61 a gallon, sherwin-williams.com for stores.
Let kids have Hot Fudge Sundae Sunday while snuggling under soft chenille. These throws are 100 percent polyester (so they absorb fewer spills) and machine washable.
To buy: $79 each, potterybarn.com.