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For kids? Pssh. This totally needs to be in every adult apartment. via @Caroline Manzo #DIY #decor

Vinyl Hopscotch - cute idea for the girls' hallway. (The font for the numbers is SNF School Yard cut from black vinyl.) -- Fun with Vinyl!


Already have a small lego table but son is outgrowing it. Would love to do this on a bigger size table for him. Would be good for a kid's playroom. If you did velcro to attach it, you could switch out the base plates maybe.

We've shown you similar ideas to this before, but it never dawned on me that you could use a chalk board table to create a racing track or town? Add some lego, and the whole thing becomes three dimensional.    You'll find a lot more ideas for kids at http://theownerbuildernetwork.com.au/ideas-for-kids/

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The coffee table top is GONNA get ruined anyways! :) Repaint a coffee table with chalk board paint. Draw a road, game boards, self portraits, work out homework problems, or just let the kids go wild. It will keep them entertained for hours.

Cardboard slide: what an easy and cheap way for kids to have fun at home-especially in winter!

Chris started this one years ago. haha not sur how safe but definitely fun Cardboard + Stairs = DIY Slide!

Paint a large cheap board with chalk board paint, then use molding for frame. Love this!!

Paint a large, cheap piece of wood with chalkboard paint and frame with molding. Paint a large, cheap piece of wood with chalkboard paint and frame with molding.

Kids Table

Wide Shelf with Chairs for a DIY kids table!perfect for kids play room - Home Decorating Inspiration