The question I get asked most as an interior designer is “How can I create a stylish family home that’s super kid-friendly?” Most people assume that the two don’t go together, and in fact, the only way to ensure that a home works with kids is to keep everything bland (usually beige), and to fill the home with as much cheap, Ikea furniture as possible. And really no room should be out of bounds for kids, it’s your home and a place for everyone to enjoy.
As the mother of 3 young kids and a 2 year old oversized pooch, I understand that the struggle is real. However, creating a beautiful home with little ones tugging at your skirt is absolutely achievable and actually easier than you think. Here are my top tips.