Pulling a travel-themed bedroom together with kids furniture requires more than a vintage map in a picture frame, a map-covered wall, or a cool travel piggy bank. Here are 5 interior design tools to help you create that air travel or cruiser look. Use rugs, pillows, storage and bedding with fun travel-themed detail to transform any room.
1. TRAVEL TICKET RUG
|Navy Blue Retro Airline Themed Rug – 4 x 6 Fly With Me Rug – $229.00
Ladies and gentlemen, this is your captain speaking. If you look down at your feet, you’ll see an array of retro, airline-themed illustrations, providing the perfect accent for any playful room.
Features airplane tags and boarding passes
100% New Zealand wool; Backing: 100% cotton
Sizes – 4 x 6′ – 5 x 8′
2. FLY-OVER LANDSCAPE RUG
|Hand-woven Aerial Map Rugs – 4 x 6 Aerial Rug – $229.00
And if you look down you’ll see our funky map rug. Designed to look like the world below from an airplane window. At any height, it’s super soft and super sturdy. Ideal for a bedroom or playroom. Street view not available.
Hand tufted, .43 pile height
High quality blend of Indian and New Zealand wool – 100% cotton backing attached with a blend of synthetic and natural latex
Color options – Green/blue/khaki
Sizes – 4 x 6′ – 5 x 8′
3. ‘FLY WITH ME’ BEDDING
|Blue Airplane Themed Cotton Bedding – Twin Airplane Quilt – $189.00
The miracle of flight has nothing on the miracle of a child that goes to bed without a fight. See the latter with your own eyes when you land this airplane bedding for your kid’s bed. Playful quilt has planes of all shapes and sizes flying across a blue-sky backdrop. Gauges sheet set is sure to get a positive reading.
200-thread count – Quilt is machine embroidered, hand quilted and machine stitched – Navy and Grey Sheets feature airplane gauges – Extra case features white cloud print on light blue background – Luggage Tag Case designed to looks like the real thing.
Quilt: Fill and Shell are 100% cotton exclusive of decoration
4. NAUTICAL CRUISER BEDDING
|Bedding: Red & White Nautical Striped Quilt Bedding – Twin Red/White Nautical Quilt
This Nautical Bedding features a fresh red and white striped quilt, nautical printed sheets, and clever throw pillows.
Nautitomically correct Life Preserver and Telegraph printed throw pillows make the set fun and, well, interactive. Telegraph pillow features a functioning spinner.
Quilt and Duvet Cover available in Twin or Full-Queen
100% cotton; down and poly filled throw pillows.
5. MINI SUITCASES
|Storage Containers: Mini-Suitcases for Storage – Green w/Blue Suitcases (Set of 3)
These mini suitcases are based on European lunch box designs from the 60s. Sturdy cardboard and thread construction makes them ideal for storing lighter collectibles like trading cards and trinkets.
Set of 3 includes large 12W x 5.75D x 3.25H, medium 9.75W x 7D x 3.5H and small 7.75W x 5.75D x 3.25H suitcases of the same color.
Storage and decorative display only; not suitable for play or travel use nor storing or transporting heavy items.
Color options: Green – Orange – Pink – Lavender – Blue – Red/
While these rugs, pillows, beddings and suitcases were initially intended as kids bedroom décor, I would absolutely have no problem featuring these playfully in other rooms also.
These ideas make perfect boys bedrooms.