They might be small, but that doesn't mean you should go less with decorating. After all, childhood is the time when one's imagination is at its peak. By bedtime, your little toddler might be warding off dragons, saving princesses, sailing ships or becoming a caped superhero. It is important, then, to create a kids' room that matches their personality.
A classic design that never goes out of style vintage kids' bedroom is the perfect choice for starting parents. There's a nice sense of warmth and character with small retro touches, such as old furniture, graphic posters, vintage toys, and more. Here are some of our favourite vintage kids' bedroom, and how you too can pull up the same look!
This vintage kids' bedroom is effortlessly clean and easy on the eye, making it a perfect space for a boy or a girl. It fits small rooms and doesn't require much; wall shelving and hooks create the perfect storage for little items your child can play with. The antique closet also adds some personality in it!
Tip: add a splash of colour to your neutral painted room with the furniture and pillowcases. The perfect lighting to go with it? A cluster of Festoon Lights draped on the wall.
For your boy who dreams of becoming a great athlete one day, this colourful retro-themed bedroom will definitely suit his liking. Clad in deep blue and white with hints of red, this space screams of "winner" and industrial at the same time.
Because the colours and the furniture are already overwhelming, you might want to find a simpler, basic light to illuminate the room, like our Anchor Rope Pendant Light.
For the always curious, an eclectic room filled with all sorts of toys and books is enough to tickle your child's intellect. Bright pops of colour make it more interesting; use graphic pillows and sheets to incorporate a medley of hues in your vintage kids' bedroom.
You want to add a touch of whimsy to the space, and you can easily do that by placing our Timber Table Lamp with decorative shade by the bedside.
Make a princess out of your little girl by indulging her in her own space filled with her favourite things. Here's a tranquil pastel-coloured room where greys and browns mix, brightened up with a splash of blood orange. Little wall decor like flower crowns, buntings and tassels, add to the spectacle. Who says you have to stick with a bedside lamp?
Match this vintage kids' bedroom with a starry wonder using our Marquee Lights in the shape of a star.
Your vintage kids' bedroom doesn't have to be always white. Here is a fine example of using dark-coloured walls yet still retaining that youthful lustre, thanks to the graphic arts, stuffed animal decorations and strong pops of caramel and orange. Some might see this colour as moody and pensive, but did you know darker walls tickle our emotions and intellect too?
Brighten up the space with the use of our Light Boxes: Edison Bulb. This unique light is perfect for your child’s Eureka! moments.
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Images via Fat Shack Vintage Pinterest board.
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