Here's to strong women: May we know them, raise them, and be them. For most women (and ladies in waiting), coming into their own starts with the bedroom.
It's where they bolster their creativity while playing with toys, study to snag a coveted spot on the honor roll, and daydream about their futures as independent adults. And with the women's empowerment movement in full swing, it's important to build a space that fosters individuality, strength, and creativity — while looking absolutely adorable, of course.
Girls Bedroom Idea #1: Stylish Symmetry
Girls Bedroom Idea #2: Wonderful Walls
Wallpaper has the power to completely transform any room — especially your kid's bedroom. The carousel-themed pattern that the team over at Skylar Designs used in this charming space infuses an air of childish wonder, plus the violet and gold color palette feels richer and more sophisticated than, say, bubblegum pink paint.
Girls Bedroom Idea #3: Art of the Matter
Girls Bedroom Idea #4: Get Touchy
Girls Bedroom Idea #5: Pattern Play
Girls Bedroom Idea #6: The Royal Treatment
Every parent thinks their daughter is a princess (rightfully so), and here's one girls bedroom idea that won't disappoint. Hanging a ceiling canopy over the bed à la Kelly from The Lily Pad Cottage will make her room ridiculously regal, as if she's living in a modern-day fairytale. Best of all: When she grows up, and her interests go from princesses to pop stars, you can easily dismount the canopy.
Girls Bedroom Idea #7: Cozy Corners
Girls Bedroom Idea #8: Modern Touches
Your little one is going to grow up in the blink of an eye, so it's important to create a space that will mature as she does. Investing in traditional furniture is one girls bedroom idea that can withstand the test of time. Instead of decorating with juvenile pieces, Monika Hibbs upped the design ante with simple silhouettes that can be repainted and refreshed in the years to come. Oh, and did we mention that the caned bed has "cool girl" written all over it?