The John Lewis kids bedding that we're loving during lockdown – sales are up 113 per cent!

These items are flying off the shelves, so get in quick!

With the date for schools returning still uncertain – and the forthcoming summer holidays looming – many parents have been taking the opportunity to kit out kids' rooms, so they have space to relax, read and learn (the kids that is).

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After all, if little ones have a cool space to do their school work, zoom their friends or play amongst themselves, there'll be less tears and tantrums. That's better not just for them, but for the whole family.

kids room with turquoise blue wall and wooden white bed

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The Little Home collection at John Lewis is designed with kids in mind – and it's been flying off the online shelves. It's filled with bright colours, cute motifs and fun themes to keep kids entertained in their own space.

From dinosaurs and dalmation spots to unicorns and outer space, there's plenty for girls and boys of various ages.

Buy now: Safari & Friends Reversible Duvet Cover and Pillowcase Set, Single, £25, John Lewis & Partners  (opens in new tab)

In fact, John Lewis reports that sales of the Little Home collection are already up 113% compared to this time last year, as parents look to update their kid's bedrooms and support homeschooling.

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Buy now: Outer Space glow-in-the-dark reversible duvet cover and pillowcase set, single, £30, Little Home at John Lewis & Partners (opens in new tab)
Buy now:
Outer Space rug, £80, Little Home at John Lewis & Partners (opens in new tab)

Choose beautiful bedding, curtains, cushions, rugs, bean bags and more, each available across the different themes.

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Buy now: City Reversible Duvet Cover and Pillowcase Set, Single, Multi £30, Little Home at John Lewis (opens in new tab)
Buy now: City Bus Soft Toy, Red £15, Little Home at John Lewis (opens in new tab)

Have fun and mix the prints, patterns and shapes, too. Let's face it, who can resist a rainbow right now?

kids room with turquoise green wall and wooden white bed on wooden floor

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Buy now: Happy Bee and Ditsy print reversible duvet cover and pillowcase set, single, multi, £25, Little Home at John Lewis & Partners (opens in new tab)
Buy now: Magical Rainbow soft toy, £15, Little Home at John Lewis & Partners (opens in new tab)

One of the most popular designs is this reversible Magical Unicorn duvet cover. It even has matching Magical Unicorn curtains!

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kids room with white wall wooden floor bed lamp and toys

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Buy now: Magical Unicorn Reversible Duvet Cover and Pillowcase Set, Single, Pink, £25, Little Home at John Lewis (opens in new tab)
Buy now:
Pom Pom quilt multi, £65, Little Home at John Lewis & Partners (opens in new tab)
John Lewis also reports that sales of children's furniture and storage are up by over 425 per cent, compared to last year. So if you're still looking to get your kids' rooms organised, check out the Little Home collection. It'll be gold stars all round.

Jacky Parker

Jacky Parker is a freelance interiors & lifestyle journalist, specialising in modern interiors, design and eco living. She has written for Future’s interior magazines and websites including Livingetc, Homes & Gardens, Country Homes & Interiors and Ideal Home for over fifteen years, both as a freelance contributor and inhouse, with stints as Acting Digital Editor, Livingetc and Acting Style Content Editor, Country Homes & Interiors. Her work also features in national and international publications including Sunday Times Style, Telegraph Stella, The Guardian, Grand Designs, House Beautiful and more. With years of experience in the industry Jacky is privy to the insider view and the go-to places for interior inspiration and design-savvy décor.