Childrenęs Bedding Options
Setting up a kid’s room often begins with picking out a special sheet set. There are many different styles and themes to choose from, so finding the perfect set for your child shouldn’t be too difficult. Here are a few guidelines to help you get started.
Involve your child. Unless they are very young, children should get a voice on what sheets they get to sleep on. Have them pick out a favorite character, story or even their favorite colors. This will give you a place to start. Even if your child picks out something you don’t like, there are ways to incorporate their desires without turning over the whole room.
Girl or Boy? While there are many bedding sets that will appeal to both sexes, girls and boys may gravitate to very different styles.
Girls may be looking for something bright and cheerful, something princess themed, or something with animals. What exactly they’re looking for will vary with age. Older girls may shy away from characters.
Young boys may choose more “masculine” themes like trains, cowboys, or even camouflage. Again, it will vary with age. Older boys might not be interested in a theme at all and simply prefer solid colors.
Kids sports bedding can be popular with either sex and is available in a variety of sports themes. Professional teams are well represented, as are major colleges. There are also generic sets that include baseball, basketball, football, and soccer for the avid sports enthusiast.