Kathryn Long, ASID
Love that you show what a true family mud room looks like! Not pristine, but used and lived in!
The room width is about 7'. And thanks for your nice comments. The clients obviously really use this space. The have three children and it's an active
There are two different heights in each section for the various items the children have. But, I do believe they are at a "kid friendly" height.
Do happen to know the room width? Love the simple design and the usable corner cubbie under the bench.
dose of reality! i like the idea of having
be great visual reminder for whose cubby is whose.Design tip: Jazz up a children's space by framing art from their favorite books. Imagine a series of Dr
additional mud room off kitchen idea
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. and the table was custom made from reclaimed wood. Since there are children of various ages, we made the desk at 21" height and that's why we wanted
Love the pin up of art ideas, the bear picture and the informal feel of the room
Try wire and pegsA more modern take on the clipboard idea is to hang some cable wire and attach small pegs. In this example, curtain
isn’t quite as neat as using frames, so works better in a bedroom or art room, but it could also look good strung along a long, plain hallway, too. Once
Great idea for children's art work
Dining room & birthday
Party party. Use streamer idea with knotted paper or cloth.
lanterns and streamers - better for children's birthday party
or recyclable materials. Paper makes the perfect decoration, as it is inexpensive and the children can draw on it or rip it up at the end of the party
pris," French for "to make a decision." In archispeak it means the big idea behind the design of the project. While an architect may not verbalize the
1. A color theme makes decorating a snap. If you want to make a big visual impact, try picking a color scheme early on and stick to it. Having everything
as pets can knock them over or can be burned by them, while dangling decorations and balloons can be tempting to play with or try to eat. Small trinkets
elaine richardson architect
the open house
The upper room because of wholes instead of
what all their individual needs are. If you don’t want a vast room for yourself and tiny rooms for the kids as found in many homes, but prefer plenty of space
Mezzanine magicCreating a mezzanine space within a room is a great way to enable a room to have multiple uses. If you have the height, why not create
Richardson has designed a great kids room that allows for a hidden elevated bed accessed via a ladder while allowing plenty of room for play time underneath.TIP:
all of their individual needs are. If you don’t want a vast room for yourself and tiny rooms for the kids, but prefer plenty of space for them as they become
Carson Arthur Design
water...without actually having issues for the children.
it is! cheap and easy and looks great in a children's area
this is a great idea for the back yard here at al bustin
very cute backyard small space play area idea
purpose: There's an area for children of different ages and also space for relaxing and dining. With the design considering children to begin with, any abandoned
design. It is no good to expect children to play soccer on grass surrounded by their parents' prize herbaceous border.This small garden follows his precepts
Arthur, who designed this 17-foot by 25-foot space for a family with small children. A separate play zone keeps the kids close by while the parents are en
Group play equipment To save on space it’s a good idea to group swings, slides and playhouses together in one zone. And, as lawns
Jute Interior Design
San Anselmo play room
it is soooo Reggio Emilia look of space for children. I love it☺
and teepee in this room make it playful and their subtle colours keep it sophisticated.Check out creative ideas for small kids’ rooms
1. A child's-eye view. A great thing to do when designing children's rooms is to literally get down on their level. In fact, babyproofing experts often
playful color punches found in most kids' rooms."The tepee belonged the client. She really liked this idea of having it in the house as opposed to outside
multisensory play. Children establish a connection to the world around them by experiencing it through sensory play. Design your children's play area with
I like this space- very nice! could you tell me the room dimensions please?
huge fan of the colour scheme but this is a good idea for those who have more than one older children. Good for the older ones who study more-their own
Combine with loft office idea??? (See other photo in this idea book)
this idea could work along the long wall- middle facing against, two
practical to set up more than one room as a home office. When two people have to (or choose to) work in the same room, the best way to ensure career (and
1. Designate a workspaceWhen children are in primary school, doing homework at the kitchen table works well,
While Houzz is full of wonderful multiperson offices, working in the same room may not be the best choice for many people.
Sean Michael Design
Transitional Family Room
Love, love, love the art. Would fit my living room perfectly. Your design makes the room visually interesting and appealing.
art. Where do you get wall art like this - love! Such an inspirational room.
I'd like to use bean bags, such as these, in my living room. These are an unexpected but fun option. What size diameter would you recommend
for young children in this family room. I went with a 32" diameter, and used a standard bean bag filling. They are perfect for the children...and even
Thanks for your interest in Sean MIchael Design. These were custom made with fabric selected specifically for this room.
Beautiful room! Would you share details on the curtain panels - color & where to get
Where can I buy this wall decor?
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