The Tot Guide to Décor Gifts
Shopping for kids this holiday season doesn’t have to mean stocking up on just toys and clothes. We’ve got a great list of décor items that are not only fun, but also functional and the perfect addition to every kid’s room.
Want to give something a bit different this year? Why not some artwork, a quirky lamp or a storage solution that a kid actually needs and will want to use? The items below are all thoughtfully designed, non-toxic and will add style and charm to any space.
The Lorena Canals Tassels Basket is a perfect storage solution for books, toys, magazines, blankets, plants, etc. Handmade from 100% braided cotton, the tassels lend a casual and cheerful touch to this unfussy and fun design.
Artwork is timeless and if you choose wisely, it can be something passed down from generation to generation. Known for their minimalist and unique ethos, Maison Deux’s collection of transportation prints are designed with the use of just one line thickness, varying in different lengths and positions for a series of well-known classics. The Movers Print set includes a Limousine, Taxi Cab and Double Decker Bus.
Girls or boys will love having this quirky, “hello” pillow on their bed or couch or to play with. Made of soft, Oeko-Tex standard cotton and printed with non-toxic, eco-friendly paint, Pani Pieska’s whimsical pillow is a fantastic gift for any age. Also available in a pink and white polka dots “oh”.
Petit Pehr’s Pom Pom Rug is a wonderful statement piece for a child’s room. (Or an adult’s!) Designed in Canada and responsibly produced in India, skilled craftsmen hand-tuft each and every rug. As a finishing touch, the Pom Poms are all high cut, adding an extra layer of softness for those little feet. Available in grey, ivory and multi-colored poms!
Goodnight Light’s metallic Pineapple Lamp comes in silver and copper and is an emblem of welcome and hospitality. Handmade in Spain, the lamp’s warm glow emits no heat, so it’s perfect for hours of use as a nightlight with low electricity consumption.
Fiona Walker England’s quirky linked cactus pot doubles as décor and a toy and is sure to add charm to any room with its unique design and vivid color pallet. Ethically made by hand with 100% eco-friendly wool felt, kids can place it on a windowsill, bookshelf or use it in a game of make believe. Also available in a dark green 3-armed cactus.
Another classic from Fiona Walker England’s animal collection, this handmade rainbow unicorn head wall mount is made of eco-friendly wool felt and will add whimsical style to any room. Also available in Comes in Pastel Rainbow and White.
Mobiles don’t just have to hang over a crib. They can add charm over a kid’s table or dress up an empty corner. Petit Pehr’s hand made Noah’s Ark mobile is made of felted wool and includes a turtle, elephant, lion, giraffe and a whale. Available in Counting Sheep, Merry Go Round, Swan and Big Top.
The Lorena Canals machine washable Circle cushion is a practical finishing touch for any decor! Available in black, green and terracotta.
Handmade of sustainable and non-toxic materials in Greece, The Wandering Workshop’s Boat and Wave Stacking Toy also doubles as décor! Place on a dresser or shelf to complete a nautical theme. Its minimalistic design combines soft curves and colors with satin smooth natural wood surfaces.
The Nursery Works Tree Bookcase is a fun and safe way to arrange little one’s books, stuffed animals and other knick knacks. The imaginative design is sanded and assembled by hand to ensure its smooth form and is crafted from non-toxic durable CARB II compliant fiberboard that won’t warp, split or crack. Available in grey, white, pink. sage green and green.
For over 25 years, Lorena Canals has focused on creating high quality décor for children’s rooms. What we love about these rugs apart from being super stylish and made using non-toxic and totally safe materials, is that they are machine washable and so easy to care for. The Hippy rug is available in blue, pink, yellow and mint.