Collection by Jaime Gillin

Designing for Kids: 5 Rooms That Put the Fun in Functional


For a youthful perspective on design's playful potential, look no farther than this slideshow. These five rooms put the fun back in functional.

Designer Erica Islas grabs a book inside the lower space of the Palisades Kids' Room, showing it's big enough for...
All it takes is gentle downward pressure to lower the desk to the floor, bringing the kid-size mattress into position...
In the ground-floor gallery, 40-foot-long library shelving is punctuated by floor-to-ceiling columns made from white...
The couple initially painted partition walls between the children's room and their own with black metallic paint...
Brazilian leather and rosewood chairs by Jean Gillon sit next to Angelucci and Pepa in the formal lounge.
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