KID’S ROOM Give your tween girl a space she can make her own
Give your daughter a space as individual as she is to take her through those in-between years and beyond
1 Whether she’s curling up with a book or settling in for a two-hour debrief on Skype, your tween needs a spot to chill out. ‘Cat’s Pajamas’ lounge chair, $699, Blu Dot, bludot.com.au.
2 If she’s not ready to commit to original art just yet (well, if you’re not), this blanket makes a bold statement hung on the wall. And you won’t even need a bedhead. ‘Solange’ blanket, $390, Lumiere Art + Co., lumiereartandco.com.au.
3 Keep everything from books and homework to iPhone speakers and a laptop tucked away in this storage system. ‘Puth’ cabinet, $2390, Clickon Furniture, clickonfurniture.com.au.
“Avoid girly-girl clichés and allow your tween to develop her own sense of style” JONO FLEMING, STYLE EDITOR
‘Half Hurdle’ chair, $340, Dowel Jones, doweljones.com. Swedese ‘Riddle’ magazine rack, from $220, Fred International, fredinternational.com.au. Saskia Rysenbry ‘Marco’ cushion, $93.50, Sparkk, sparkkshop.com.au. AND THE REST… ‘Eclipse’ pillowcases, $120/pair, and ‘Topography’ doona cover, from $460, The Vallentine Project. ‘Mid Mod’ cushion, $89, and ‘Khadi’ cushion (on floor), $89, One Another. Network Rugs ‘Turner’ rug, from $649/255cm x 155cm, Temple & Webster. ‘Knagglig’ box (as bedside table), $14.99, IKEA. Mumoon ‘Glob’ table lamp, $119, Life Interiors. Heidi Swapp ‘Marquee Love’ letter K, $10/kit, Spotlight. Sit Still Lauren ‘Purple Rain’ cup, $48, Nikau. ‘Memphis Dash’ pot, from $40, Weak End Club. The Adventures Of Objects 2 art print, $ 425 (framed), Life Interiors. ‘ Shapes’ mirror, $351, Hay. ‘ Sk8-Hi’ sneakers, $129.95, Vans. Basketball, magazines, books and jacket, all stylist’s own. ‘Clean & Protect’ low sheen interior paints in Up And Away, Squeaky Beach and Leyla Rose, all $62.50/4L, British Paints. ADDRESS BOOK page 156.