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Shared kids room ideas
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Whether for a guest room, a shared children's room, or extra lounge quarters, two (or more) sets of beds in a room can look clean and elegant--and provide a high level of functionality.
Here are some examples.
Here are some examples.
Instead of separate night stand tables, think of one simply-styled dresser that provides a side for each bed, room to stash stuff, and good lighting while keeping the space minimalist.
When incorporating bold color like this, keep it simple by including it in large blocks rather than cluttery details. The colored structure of the bed keeps it grounded under simple bedding, and the curtains tie it in perfectly. Visual interest without clutter.
Flanking the beds along the wall gives a less traditional and more casual look, and open up more floor space, which is great for a child's room or smaller guest space. For my son's and daughter's shared bedroom (2 and 5 years) I put their twin beds along the wall as beds at night, an enormous couch in the day. It keeps the room clean and surprisingly Paris-salon-style, gives them room to play, and: they LOVE it.
Don't limit yourself to thinking that the beds have to be centered on the wall. This placement of beds opens up the room and helps to successfully create the sections that the space is divided into.
With room, a pair of elegant reading chairs balancing a pair of beds turns a room into lounge quarters.
Think this fantastique room. Think this exact bed but in two twins, a pile of complimentary pillows. Think moving the beautiful dresser between them. One white elegant seat at the end of each. Voila.
Place the beds along a base wall and consider their direction relative to the doors, the sunlight, and the open space for maneuvering around the beds without difficulty.
This classic houzz photo shows how the low head- and footboards keeps the horizontal lines in the room low and simple--a visual cleanliness helped by the interesting fabric yet simple structure (one pillow etc) of the bedding. The detail is left to the fabulous wallpaper map, which could easily be translated into a sophisticated damaske, say, for a sophisticated version.
Putting a night stand on the outer flanks of two twin beds keep the middle space open and separates the room evenly, if desired.