Little kids love dreaming of big things. So, it comes as no surprise that superheroes capture their imaginations in incredible ways. And, with a flurry of superhero movies around at the moment, caped crusaders and masked saviours are undoubtedly on their minds.
To treat your mini superhero to a super bedroom makeover, all you need is a marvellous idea. Thankfully, we can help. We’ve collected a few of our favourite, inspiring superhero bedrooms for kids that your little one is sure to love. Now all they need is a cape and cause.
The Bat Cave
Does your little one love Batman? Well, why not treat them to their very own bat cave? Perfect for playtime and a whole lot of fun to look at, a bat cave bedroom will make your child the envy of all their friends. So, you can expect to have plenty of kids offering to come around for sleepovers.
To create your bat cave bedroom, pick up items, such as toys, bedding, and pictures featuring the iconic Batman symbol or mask shape. You can also consider adding wallpaper or decals to really transform the space into an incredible lair. And don’t forget to opt for a black and white colour palette to make those shapes pop.
Every mini superhero needs a helpful sidekick to accompany them on missions and adventures. So, when planning your little one’s superhero bedroom, you can’t forget to kit it out with a caped toy or two. As well as being seriously fun to play with, themed toys can also make excellent decorative items, meaning there’s less cleaning up for you to do.
At Pip and sox, we particularly love the gorgeous Maileg Guardian Hero Mouse. This cute and cuddly masked friend is mouse by day and superhero by night. He even has his own cape and suitcase for wherever his missions take him.
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Creating a superhero bedroom for kids needn’t be difficult. With just a few key pieces, you can transform a standard kids’ bedroom into a heroic space. All you need to do is choose the right items.
For an instant superhero effect, consider adding a few mask items to the space. As a mask is a traditional superhero symbol, even a couple will instantly give the impression of an adventurous room.
Not sure where to start? Try a cushion or bedding and a piece for the wall. While artwork can be seriously cute, painting DIY masks with your little one which can be hung on the wall can also be a great option.
The Fortress of Solitude
Every superhero needs a fortress of solitude or lair where they can rest and plan their next adventure. When decorating your child’s superhero bedroom be sure to give them space for their home base, such as the teepee shown in the following room.
Along with teepees, canopy tents, such as the Numero 74 Cotton Canopy Tent, can also work as excellent superhero bases. Just choose one in a dark colour like grey and kit it out with some comfy and cool cushions. When your mini hero isn’t running around saving the day, they’ll love crashing in this special space for a rest.
For an out-of-this-world superhero bedroom, consider looking to the sky for inspiration. After all, not all superheroes live on or are from Earth.
Stars can make a magical addition to a superhero style bedroom for kids. Along with being a great option to set the scene, they’re also a fantastic alternative to the traditional mask superhero symbol.
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To add stars to your little space crusader’s bedroom, choose between items like wallpaper, bedding, curtains and more. Cushions, such the Numero 74 Star Cushion, can also make wonderful choices.
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