Modern children's room pictures

Modern children’s bedroom designs for kids of all ages. Find the perfect scheme for your child’s modern bedroom design with our inspiration pictures.

Want to explore even more children’s bedroom ideas? Take a look at these traditional schemes and scroll through our huge selection of country children’s room ideas to help you create a look you’ll love.

  • Child's bedroom with wall-mounted customised toy cupboard

    Have fun with a practical storage solution. This basic pine IKEA Ivan unit has been transformed, to create a magical place to store toys and clutter. Behind customised closed doors and wall-mounted off the floor, this storage piece is must-have to keep a small room tidy.

    Thanks to a splash of creative painting it looks as fabulous as it is practical.

  • Modern children's bedroom with monochrome decorations, bunting and a teepee

    Create a stylish and fun children’s bedroom by starting with a neutral grey backdrop and adding monochrome bedding, prints and cushions. Add colourful accents with a rug, bunting and pom pom.  A small teepee is the ideal place for little ones to make up adventures.

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    Similar teepee, £101, Etsy

  • Child's bedroom with patterned bedlinen and crafty touches

    A child’s room is the perfect place to experiment with colour, pattern and texture. A string of gold-dipped feather hung above the bed add interest and don’t cost very much. Try painting a fun motif above the bed for a look that can be changed with relative ease as your child grows. The look has been finished with psychedelic bedspread for added colour.

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    Buy now: Gold Dipped Feathers, Hobbycraft

  • Monochrome child's room with pattern cushions and tent

    For a stylish modern look in a child’s room, choose an alternative to traditional powdery blues and pinks and go for a modern monochrome colour scheme instead. The wall has been painted to look like a cool mountain design, while a sheet has been hung up to create a cosy den for children to read and snuggle. This is a great look that’s easily updated as children grow.

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  • Modern monochrome boys' room with bunk beds and black wall

    A child’s bedroom doesn’t always need to be pale and pretty – embrace dark and moody hues for a dramatic look that will add depth. This monochrome scheme benefits from plenty of pattern and texture to lift the space, while quirky art adds character and personality to this children’s room.

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    Buy now: Cloud cushion,
    Buy now: Duvet covers, Primark

  • Children's playroom with day bed and yellow sheep throw

    Hang picture ledges so that your little ones can easily see the covers of their favourite books. It’s a great way of encouraging them to read. Books also add lots of colour to a white scheme, along with cute cushions. The yellow sheep throw is adorable, too.

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    Buy now: similar sheep throw, Etsy
    Buy now: similar day bed, Ikea

  • Girl's room with love heart bed and pink highlights

    Colourful artwork is ideal for creating a playful scheme. Neutral walls are the perfect backdrop for these fun pieces, from the spots to the seahorse. Other great buys for a girl’s room include the love heart bed, which will hold enduring appeal, plus the pink rug, which would work in many a scheme.

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    Buy now: similar bed, Amazon
    Buy now: Meandros rug, £175, Heal’s

  • Modern children's room with large red toy car

    Any child would love this room. With plenty of fun and colourful elements, plus loads of space and practical pieces, it is a dream scheme. A high cabin bed makes a great place to hide out, plus there’s also room underneath for giant Lego storage blocks.

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    Buy now: Linus high bed, £499, Made
    Buy now: similar toy car, Amazon

  • Cute children's reading corner with Miffy books and bunny chair

    Inspire your child to read more with a cute little reading corner. A feature wallpaper marks out the library area and picture shelves provide easy access to your little one’s favourite reads. Miffy is the character of choice and the theme is perfectly complemented with a sweet bunny chair.

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    Buy now: Woodstock wallpaper, £59 per roll, Rachel Powell

  • Stylish girl's room full of fun decorative touches

    Even if your child is quite young, you don’t have to decorate their room with all the obvious pieces. A simple grey and white scheme is timeless and will suit your child throughout their life. Fun decorative touches such as the pompoms, cloud hangers and bear print do more than enough to make this space worthy of a princess.

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    Buy now: similar pompoms, Party Pieces

  • Children's room with striking white tent bed

    What child wouldn’t love this cool tent bed? Children adore camping and the magic of it would be enough to make them positively look forward to bedtime. Sounds like a win-win to us.

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    Buy now: Kids Teepee cabin bed, £395, Cuckooland

  • Neutral boy's room with monochrome bedding

    Black and white keeps things simple in a boy’s bedroom, while simultaneously adding a sense of drama to the space. This is a look that will have enduring appeal as your child gets older.

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    Buy now: similar bed, Ikea

  • Children's attic room with colourful patchwork quilt

    Place a bed below a large Velux window so your child can enjoy starry skies before they drift off to sleep. That’s one way to encourage them to head to Bedfordshire! Bold patterns on the patchwork quilt and floor cushion mean it’s not just the ceiling that’s interesting. With neutral decor and white furniture, there’s no need to worry about a pattern clash.

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    Buy now: Selje bedside table, £20, Ikea

  • Neutral girl's room with pastel accessories

    Give your child’s bedroom long-lasting appeal by painting the walls in a neutral colour. It doesn’t mean you can’t add fun elements to the space. Bunting, wall hangings and cute throws and blankets will ensure your scheme is full of life. And the bonus is you’ll save so much time redecorating further down the line.

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    Buy now: similar bed, Feather & Black
    Buy now: similar dressing table, World Stores

  • Children's room with cool wall decorations

    Personalise your child’s bedroom so that it feels like an exciting space for them. Stars, lettering and colourful artworks don’t cost much, but they make such a difference, as do colourful cushions. Consider a wall decal or stencil too, as they’re a great way to add character. The grey mountain design here adds interest behind the storage unit.

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    Buy now: similar storage unit, Ikea
    Buy now: similar rocket lampshade, Lighting at Home

  • Girl's bedroom with pink shoe wallpaper

    If you like neutral walls, but want to add some colour in a child’s bedroom, a wallpaper that has space to breathe is ideal. Prints such as this shoe wallpaper are a great way to get a subtle hit of colour. The wardrobe and bedside table have been painted in a pretty pastel pink to match.

    Similar bed
    Feather & Black

  • Girl's bedroom with pretty-print teepee

    Turn a girl’s bedroom into a magical space by building a teepee out of pretty fabrics. Every child likes to camp out, so why not let them do it in style? Whitewashed floorboards create a brightening effect and are a versatile choice in a child’s bedroom, as they’re easy to clean and the odd mark will only add character.

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    Similar bedside light
    Easy Lighting

  • Nursery with cheery photo display

    Choose a simple and versatile scheme for your child’s nursery. Grey and white is quite a mature colour palette, but it leaves so much scope for adding cute patterned fabrics and other bright accessories. White circles on one wall create a sense of fun, while a hang-it photo display adds a cheerful touch above the fireplace.

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    Not On The High Street
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  • White children's room with hot-pink highlights

    Add wow factor to a teen’s bedroom with hot-pink highlights. The wall at the back of this built-in storage unit satisfies any cravings for pink, without overwhelming the space. White paint elsewhere keeps the look light, while accessories add a characterful touch.

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  • Children's room with stars and stripes cushion

    Create a versatile scheme for your teens. Neutral walls provide a great backdrop to the personal touches that your child will want to add, such as cushions and artworks. The bonus is that these can be easily adapted as their tastes change without the need for a repaint.

    Similar wall paint
    Farrow & Ball

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