Designing the perfect child's room or nursery can be a difficult task. You want the space to be youthful and fun, but at the same time you want the room to echo your own sophisticated sense of style. Some of the leading manufacturers in modern furniture design offer pieces that have your exact needs in mind. Modern nursery furniture and children's furniture has never been so stylish!
Mies van der Rohe, Eames, Saarinen, Risom-these are just some of the designers that helped define a century of modern design. Now, two leaders in modern home décor-Knoll Studio and Herman Miller offer classic kid-sized pieces-modern nursery furniture at its finest.
- Child's Womb Chair by KnollStudio: Sized at 75% of the 1948 original, The Child's Womb Chair, designed by Eero Saarinen is the perfect addition for any modern child's room. This classic chair is designed to facilitate a relaxed sitting posture in turn providing total comfort and a sense of security. Perfect for curling up with a good book, the Child's Womb Chair fits in with any décor. Totally customizable, the Child's Womb Chair is available in a variety of Knoll textiles and Spinneybeck leathers.
- Child's Barcelona Chair by KnollStudio: Sure to make for an unforgettable tea party, the Child's Barcelona Chair is a classic in every sense of the word. Reduced to an 85% scale of the 1929 Mies van der Rohe original, this sleek and stylish chair fits perfectly into any child's room. Available in a variety of Spinneybeck leathers and in an array of colors, the Child's Barcelona Chair is a must have. Snag the optional stool and create the perfect spot for your sophisticated little tyke to kick back and relax.
- Kid's Risom Amoeba Table by KnollStudio: This sturdy table designed by Jens Risom in 1941 is a true testament to modern design. The fun shape and durable construction make this table the perfect addition to any modern nursery or child's playroom. Available in either a maple or walnut finish, this table is perfect for game time or snack time!
- Eames Molded Plastic Rocker by Herman Miller: Originally designed in 1948 by Charles & Ray Eames, this modern rocking chair is a true classic. The organic shape and simple form are sculpted to fit the body. Manufactured using environmentally friendly, high-impact plastic and available in five fun colors-this modern rocking chair is ideal for that sophisticated child with discerning taste.
Jamie Sward has a BA in Journalism from Indiana University. As an expert in Modern Decor and Nursery Furniture, he is dedicated to sharing his expertise with customers on All Modern Baby , a website dedicated to modern nursery furniture, decor and other top-of-the-line products designed to be both functional and stylish.