While it can be fun to allow your child to decorate their own room, you may also be hesitant to let them do something so permanent when their interests change so frequently. But although they may fluctuate between loving superheroes and the ocean, wanting ponies or princesses, there is still a way that you can let them decorate with what they want while still keeping some of the basic things the same. To show you how, here are three tips for letting your child decorate their own room.
Pick Furniture That Can Grow With Them
In all reality, it’s only the details that your child really cares about. Because of this, it’s very easy to keep things like the furniture the same while switching out details like wall hangings or bedspreads. So when you’re picking furniture to put in his or her room, Tara Mastroeni, a contributor to Freshome.com, recommends that you pick timeless pieces that can grow with them. This might mean getting them full-sized rather than child-sized beds and dresser and keeping the colors or designs clean and gender neutral. [Read more…] about 3 Tips for Letting Your Child Decorate Their Own Room