DIY Kids Furniture Projects

We’re always quick to tackle decorating projects in the adult spaces of our homes, but what about the kids? Don’t they deserve some design love as well? Well, we’re gonna fix that right now, because we have some of the cutest DIY projects for kid’s furniture we could find for you.

Our feature project is from Andrea at ‘Strawberry Chic’… She made this DIY Pottery Barn kid’s table, and it’s a really close knock off of the real thing! She has lot’s more photos and step by step instructions at her site, so be sure to visit her!



Hannah at ‘Paint on the Ceiling’ made this DIY play kitchen from an old nightstand… It doesn’t look like a nightstand now! I love all the details she added, all included in her tutorial. May have to keep an eye out for some furniture to repurpose for my grand babies b’days!

DIY Play Kitchen Paint On The Ceiling


‘Ana White’ is the queen of woodworking plans…and of making them easy… and she has this tutorial for a three story DIY American Girl doll house that is amazing… and I would imagine, would make you a superhero to some little girl! Easy instructions!

18 dollhouse plans diy02


Heidi at ‘One Creative Mommy’ shows us how to make these DIY kid’s storage lockers… and lo and behold, she used plans from the Queen, ‘Ana White’!



Gail at ‘My Repurposed Life’ created this DIY childrens storage bench from an old dresser! Visit her and find out how she did it, plus see all her step by step photos…



“Killer B Design’ made these ADORABLE DIY baby scooter rocking toys, and they only cost her $10 to make! Her site is cool for a whole bunch of reasons, she is a great designer of a little bit of everything…check it out!



From ‘Hicks Custom Furniture’ on ‘Instructables’, this DIY Tetris shelving could make any video game fanatic your fan forever… love the colors! Complete with drawings, supply list and instructions.



Check out these $4 stackable children’s chairs, with free plans by ‘Ana White’! Did we mention, “Queen“?



Rebecca at ‘Simple as That’ has a tutorial for this creative DIY dollhouse bookshelf… This is a just a little bit of genius! How many of those bookcases have I had around through the years! You?



Got kids? If you have kids in a small home, chances are you have thought of bunk beds… From Samantha at ‘The Handmade Dress’, try her tutorial for DIY triple bunks! It’s not totally free, but at less than a couple of bucks, it’s definitely worth it for these amazing plans… Seriously, this could change how your home works for the better!

DIY Kid's Furniture Projects

Isn’t it about time the kids in your house got a little respect in the design dept.? These projects make it easy to make them something special!

Image Credits: Strawberry Chic, Paint on the Ceiling, Ana White, One Creative Mommy, My Repurposed Life, Killer B, Instructables, Ana White, Simple as That, The Handmade Dress



  1. March 9, 2017 / 3:30 am

    I would the pattern for the bunk beds if you can let me know how to get please

  2. Andrea
    March 31, 2016 / 10:08 am

    I love the play kitchen idea!! I have some particleboard cabinets collecting dust that would be just a little perfect for this project!! The backing needs to be replaced, but I’m thinking a simple foam board from the dollar store will do the job!

  3. Heather
    March 5, 2016 / 8:28 pm

    Hi there, I love the little scooter rockers, but unfortunately the link to the pattern is not working. Can you please send me the pattern and instructions. Thank you soooo much

  4. purplie
    May 20, 2015 / 2:58 pm

    this is great idea for a small space.. i wanted to have these kind of crafts.

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