Clever mini-me style furniture ideas for children’s rooms

These scaled-down versions of designer grown-up furniture will fit into any stylish look and the tightest of spaces

You don’t have to compromise on style when it comes to kitting out your children’s room or nursery. Check out these cute ‘mini-me’ style furniture designs that are so bang on trend, they would look great in any room of your home.

Small-but-chic tables

Available in four pastel shades, these contemporary tables and stools bring co-ordinated style to any play-room.

Buy Now: Play tables (h47cm x d60cm) £90 each; stools £50 each; all Flexa range, Nubie

Paintable Pine

Olivia single kids bed mini me furniture

Make the switch from little’un to something slightly more grown-up with the classically shaped mini pine bed It can also be easily painted to match any colour scheme.

Buy Now: Olivia single kids’ bed in natural solid pine (H120cm x W96cm x L205cm) £108, Noa & Nani

Scaled down

Alfie sofa, chair and footstalls

This mini sofa and chair will keep your living room room smart or will give a playroom a social stance.

Buy Now: Alfie sofa (H76 x W100cm x D67cm), £320; Chair (H76cm x W55cm) both

Retro classic

Classic mini library

At an easy-to-reach height for littles one’s, this shelving unit is also environmentally friendly and free of toxins.

Buy Now: Mini library shelving (H107cm x W150cm X D35.5cm) £495, Oefu range, Molly Meg

Smart suitcases


Children's storage suitcases

Whether you need to store extra clothing or  little one’s bit n bobs, these pastel storage cases will give a child’s bedroom hotel style.

Buy Now: Children’s suitcases, £16.50 for three, Becky & Lolo

Cute Quilt
Reykajavik eiderdown

A chevron embossed eiderdown blanket will keep tiny toes warm at night and add a cool pop of colour.

Buy Now: Reykjavik eiderdown,  £33.54, Nobodinoz range, Smallable

Vanity for little divas

Spot dressing table, Vox range

The perfect place for little ones to get ready for school or play. The stylish A-frame shape gives a slim and space-saving aesthetic. It comes with a suspended mirror and room to add your own decoration or hanging storage.

Buy Now: Spot dressing table, (H150cm x W88cm x D60cm) £349, Vox range,

Designer print

Dotty Yellow duvet cover

Modern textiles can be so much fun. This bold tree print is appealing for both children and adults.

Buy Now: Dotty yellow duet cover and matching pillowcase, £54, Ferm Living range, Mood

Mini Modern

Merlin three drawer dresser

Clean lines, contemporary colour and sparrow legs  make this dresser a piece that looks good in any bedroom or modern nursery. 

Buy Now: Merlin three-drawer dresser (H84.5cm x W94cm x D50cm), £820, Oeuf range, Mood

Little Light

Mini gaston lamp mini me furniture

Petite lighting will look the part but there is no need to cut design corners with this cool and curvaceous desk lamp.

Buy Now: Mini Gaston lamp (H32xm x base diameter 12cm) £55, Loaf

Dinky Desk

Nikki computer desk
Create an organised space for homework and the odd computer game with a sleek and stylish desk.

Buy Now: Nikki computer desk (H75cm x W140cm x D62cm) £295, De Eekhoorn range,

Child’s play

Jigsaw childrens furniture

The latest Livingetc x collaboration is down with the kids and they’ve thought of everything – the bed has built-in locker style storage, the Jigsaw chest of drawers is playfully higgledy-piggledy (with blackboard paint on some sections) and the accessories are decorated in graffiti-like patterns.

Buy Now: Jigsaw desk, £229, stool, £79; Manhattan throw, £39; Jigsaw chest drawers, £349’ and Manhattan Kids Stripe lamp shade and Graffitti lamp shade, £25 each all

Cool and compact

Soho storage unit

Perfect for tiny nurseries and box bedrooms; this clever storage unit is three-in-one; a double hanging wardrobe, chest of drawers and pop out change table. It’s not only functional but totally contemporary too.

Buy Now: Soho storage unit, H175 x W103 x L60cm, £650, Silver Cross

Love our pick of mini-me pieces? Or is there a particular piece you’d like to see made into a kid’s version that’s not on our list? Let us know in the comments box.

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