6 Ways to Brighten Up a Playroom
Made of solid wood and medium-density fiberboard (MDF), the Cameron drawer base-and-cubby set features a roomy drawer for storing supplies.
To buy: $374, potterybarnkids.com.
This delicate rice-paper orb in Pink with bamboo ribbing casts a gentle light, and it's fun to look at. Size: 18 inches in diameter. Styles vary.
To buy: $8, lunabazaar.com.
Design your own pattern with these cool-but-rugged adhesive-backed squares. You can switch out a soiled tile for a new one in a flash. Size: 20 inches square.
To buy: $14 each, flor.com.
The colorful Kids Wire Basket provides an adorable drop spot for markers and doll clothes and has outside pockets for extra storage. And it's lightweight enough for kids to carry.
To buy: Unfortunately, this item is no longer available.
Table and Stools
Almost cartoonlike, this Mammut arrangement is practical without being staid. Just wipe the plastic table clean with water. Its slightly raised rim helps keep spills from hitting the floor.
To buy: $40 (table) and $8 each (stools), ikea.com.
The Single Stackable Storage Unit can hold anything from stuffed animals to board games. Made of wood.
To buy: For a similar item, go to target.com.