Julie Mott's IKEA redesign tips for Instagram-ready nurseries
from David | March 17, 2021
The organization and furnishing of our children's room is
One of the best ways to show that we care. Your room is your personal space, and
It should be fun, welcoming, and comfortable for them. We always want to do what is
The best for you, and decorating your bedroom is a good start! Sure
Redesigning a bedroom on a budget can be a challenge.
That's why IKEA expert Julie Mott made us available
The following tips to help you set up the perfect space for your kids.
You can get inspiration for the nursery directly from IKEA. A trendy creation is a series of jungles
Adventure furniture and you can get everything you need in one affordable
Room! The SLAKT bed has both a second bed and storage space under the frame.
When you add in closets, organizational tools, and some fun jungle decor, you've got the thing
perfect design for your nursery.
Use Smagora for
One thing to always keep in mind
is versatility. You want to give your kids time to play and relax, but you do
I also want to keep the space organized. IKEA's Smagora line can help with that
The shelf in particular allows you to
to change the design and make it your custom size. They have
any type of furniture, whether for babies or children, with plenty of storage space,
Organization and even color for whatever you need.
A popular design concept that you can apply
When redesigning the children's room, boxes are stacked. These boxes look simple
like open shelves and can be found at IKEA in different sizes, shapes and sizes
Colours. Mix and match, stack, flip and you have a lot of your own
Space and a great look.
You can use them for storing and organizing
Things like books, toys, games, and more!
Storage benches can be a large one
Solution in every room. In the children's room they offer a place to sit and play and a
Place to organize and clean. Whether you need a cozy reading area or just one
A comfortable spot in the sun, a storage bench can be a great addition.
At IKEA you can find them in all possible areas
of styles, colors and sizes.
Take care of your teen
As our children get older, we have to
Remember that their needs will change. Your teenage or almost teenage boy most likely won't
Be satisfied with how your bedroom looks the same as it did when you were a kid. Plan a redesign
their room to make it an ideal youth room.
Young people need a lot of storage space – both open and
closed. They need places where they can show what everyone should see and
other places to hide the rest of the mess. Give them a lot of shelves
Furniture and storage. You might want to try something like the RASSLA
Box with compartments and take a look at the IKEA Stuvia line.
Every child needs a room that suits his or her own
Personality and traits. Don't be afraid to make it personal, and
Search IKEA for solutions that best suit your child's needs!
About Julie Mott
Julie Mott is a Chicago-based IKEA fan and interior designer. Ms. Mott is an avid reader of interior design
Books that inspire her. Your favorite interior designer is
Joanna Gaines and “Magnolia Home” are her go-to places for design
Ideas. Julie strives to create an interior design center for mothers who stay at home
shopping on a budget.