playroom by @Jen Jones with wall stencil

Ikea Expedit Custom Cushion You pick the by HearthandHomeStore, $179.00

Possible option for "framing" the window in the play area with functional storage, would also add pillows to bench area since window is not as low, and add crown molding to make it appear more built-in

Best DIY Projects: 20 Creative Furniture Hacks :: Turn a bookshelf into a cute storage bench!


I love the pictures on the wall

Instead of a headboard...Love the bookshelves 'framing' the bed, and especially love the lights over head for reading.

tent like painted ceiling

Indoor playhouse in basement.

love the floors and that wall color!

Playroom Idea

Basement toy storage

Mommy Vignettes: Ikea No-Sew Window Bench Tutorial Turning ikea bookcase into bench below window for storage!

Of course when you have kids you have tons of toys and you must store them within reach, so here is a good idea of organizing their bedroom as a playroom, too, by placing some large rattan baskets under the bed, in some nice compartments. Add a lot of colourful pillows for the kids’ safety and fun and you will have a great playroom.

wrap the couch in bookshelves rather than have end tables.


Create Cubbies in a Bench : Make a shoe cubby and bench in one piece with a tall storage unit turned on its side and attached to a set of locking casters. Stitch up a pretty cushion and add some patterned pillows for comfort and visual appeal. Hang hooks on the wall above to hold jackets, hats, and bags. :: love this.

art wall

Playroom ideas

Unfinished cabinets from Lowes = bench seating & storage!