Elizabeth loves the hyper-functionality of this combined laundry room and bathroom on the first floor kid-level of the home. A shower and also ample closets for the boys' things are also worked into this smartly-designed space.
The four Nesbitt boys, John Garland, Lawson, Sullivan and Graham share this kids' den on the home's first level which features work desks integrated into the contemporary design and more great views of the marshlands beyond the home.
Kids love secret play spots, and adults love to tuck the mess out of sight. A play nook may just be the best invention ever; even a small space can provide a world of possibilities to kids and their imagination.
The homeowners wanted a space where their grandkids could let go and be kids, so designers added a playroom with a great library of books and a giant LEGO wall. A small table gives the kids a place to play, while storage bins anchored to the walls keep the toys organized.
A favorite pastime for many children is playing outside in their own backyards, especially if they have a treehouse. It is a wonderful way to stimulate imaginations while giving kids an immersive experience in nature.
After a day of romping around on the island, children can enjoy a private outdoor space to unwind. Teak lounge chairs with turquoise cushions and a pink throw blanket bring the cheerful theme of the kids’ room outside.
To create flexibility in the children's area, a sliding door subdivides the space for nighttime and nap time, creating two separate bedroom spaces, each with its own entrance. During the day, though, parents can keep the space open, creating a great big playroom for the kids.
Create a designated spot outside for kids by turning dead space corners into low-slung activity spots. Keep things versatile with maintenance-free stackable play tables and indoor-outdoor cushions for comfy seating on the ground.
Floor-to-ceiling windows provide a stunning view of Manhattan in this sophisticated kids' room. With a colorful, orange patterned rug, and classic gingham-print chair, this space reflects playful design while remaining polished.