Decorating & Design

August 12, 2020

This Seaside-Inspired Big Boy Room Blends Nap & Play Time

For Esther Lee, it was a surfer print from Hawaii that inspired her two-year-old son Miles’ bedroom makeover. The mom of two and founder of lifestyle blog This Wild Heart wanted to create a hardworking space where Miles could sleep and play, and reminded them of their trips to the sea. Plus, he’s been swimming since he was three months old, so the ocean theme was a no-brainer. We chatted with Esther about her quarantine project — which took about three months, from the first coat of paint in April to the furniture arriving in June — and her tips for designing a functional kids’ room that truly does it all!