Are Mid sleepers the ultimate kids bed?
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Are Mid sleepers the ultimate kids bed?

The mid sleeper bed is often considered to be the perfect in-between: the ideal way to let your child personalise their bedroom and make it their own, and also be a balance parents are comfortable with.  As parents the thing we often love most about the mid-sleeper are the endless amount of space options that come with them. You can find mid sleepers beds with built-in pull out desks, bookshelves and drawers, all fitted underneath for you and your young ones to utilise the full space available in their bedroom. Sitting at just the right height to allow plenty of storage or room for play underneath, our mid sleepers and cabin bed range are jam-packed with loads of exciting features, our kids’ mid sleeper bed collection makes the perfect combination of sleep and play.  Endless variations The mid sleeper bed ranges at Kids Beds Online offer endless styles, colours and design options, including cleverly-designed cabin beds with desk, tents and play areas for extra fun for your little one. There are mid sleeper beds to suit all age ranges, from teenagers to young...
How to keep the kids entertained this Christmas
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How to keep the kids entertained this Christmas

When school breaks up for the festive holidays it can be hard to know how to keep your kids entertained without making them too excited for Christmas. School holidays are never easy, especially when Christmas is just around the corner.  How are you meant to entertain restless little ones without causing burnout for yourself?How are you meant to get ready for christmas whilst still keeping them entertained? How do you still keep the magic of Christmas going strong?  Don’t stress – we’ve put together three brilliant ideas that are super easy to organise and promise to keep children entertained in the school holidays. Who knows, you might even have fun yourself and get your chores done!  Get baking A perfect rainy day activity that the kids always love. You can also tick off items on your neverending to-do list with this one too as you can make some tasty treats that can be enjoyed over the Christmas period or given as a gift to friends and family.  Whether it's Rudolph biscuits, Christmas tree tasty bites or snowy chocolate teacakes, there’s bound to be a festive...
Flexa beds: Everything you need to know
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Flexa beds: Everything you need to know

With sleek and practical furniture at the heart of everything they produce, you can rely on Flexa to bring high quality furniture into your little one’s bedrooms. The Scandinavian brand has been designing and producing modern and multifunctional bedroom furniture that kids love since 1972. Flexa is truly in sync with both kids and parents, combining all of the essential features of beds, storage and comfort into one single product for your little one’s room.  From minimalistic white finish bunk beds to midsleepers there are so many possibilities with Flexa bedroom furniture. Create a space that allows children’s imaginations to take over whilst also providing a calm and relaxing environment for a restful night’s sleep. Whether you’re revamping your kids bedroom or looking to create an idyllic nursery, Flexa furniture provides the perfect minimalist touch to every room. Flexa High sleepers Flexa high sleeper beds are elevated from the floor and provide a lot of functional and usable space underneath due to the height the bed is from the ground. With so much space underneath high beds can...
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Give the gift of sleep this Christmas

Finding a gift that lights up your child’s face can be difficult. With Christmas just around the corner it's time to start thinking about what we’ll be treating our loved ones to this festive season. Perhaps you’re the type of person who has been planning out gift ideas since the start of the year or maybe, like a lot of us you’re suddenly starting to panic when it comes to buying all of your Christmas gifts.  Too often kids get kindly given gifts of toys and games to keep them entertained but not things they actually need or want. Maybe it's time to consider buying them practical and fun gifts that they will love all year round. Have you thought about transforming their bedroom into a space they love to spend time in? Creating the ultimate boys hideaway for after school? Building the chillout space they can enjoy with friends? Giving them a bed they’ve always wanted can be the ultimate way to make them smile with glee this Christmas.  If the pressure of Christmas shopping is beginning to set in, fear not our extensive bed range is the perfect gift...
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How many hours of sleep do kids need?

A good night's sleep is essential for a child's development no matter what their age. From tiny babies through to their teenage years, sleep is essential to recover and recuperate before another busy day. Not only is it essential that kids need to recover after a busy day, sleep also sets the stage for continued growth throughout childhood and affects behaviour, growth, brain development and the balancing of emotions.  As every child is different it is impossible to say exactly how much sleep each child needs. However, typically the younger the child, the more sleep they require. It’s normal as a parent to doubt whether or not your child is getting the right amount of sleep each night, especially after talking to other parents in the playground, but it is important to remember that every child is different.  Here’s a guide to how much sleep your child should be getting each night, but remember it is just a guide. Babies Babies need the most sleep out of all ages, ranging between 14-17 hours per day. This sleep is spread throughout...
The Nursery furniture you actually need
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The Nursery furniture you actually need

As new parents, it can be extremely overwhelming when you are trying to suss out exactly what you need when it comes to nursery furniture. As your baby grows so too does your shopping list as you add things to the list and listen to the endless recommendations from friends and family.  Planning a nursery often comes down to available space. Even though babies are small they often require a lot of products and take up a lot of space, so there’s no point buying items that take up lots of space but you don’t use regularly. Here are our top furniture essentials to consider when your baby is on the way: Cot Potentially the most obvious item in a nursery, a cot is an essential piece. Whether you’re putting your baby down for a nap, let them have some quiet time or tucking them in for the night, your cot will get plenty of use. It can be a little overwhelming assessing everything from safety through to the little features but it is important to make sure you choose a cot you...
Everything you need to know about Parisot beds
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Everything you need to know about Parisot beds

With over 80 years of experience designing and developing kids beds, you can be sure that any Parisot beds will not only guarantee a quality product but that it will be manufactured to the highest of standards. Founded in 1936, the French brand Parisot has grown to become an industry leader of producing children’s beds, ensuring each bed is designed to include fun alongside functional kids beds.  Parisot aims to design furniture that is highly versatile and adaptable to any child, yet also innovative and stylish. They have a wide range of durable mid sleepers, high sleepers and bunk beds with a wide range of colours and design features to choose from. Parisot’s selection of elegant French design brings a distinctive touch of style to any kid’s bedroom.  Parisot mid sleepers To maximise the space in any child's bedroom then you may want to consider investing in a Parisot mid sleeper to maximise floor space and available storage. Mid sleepers incorporate essential storage and furniture to reduce the need for additional items in your kids bedrooms. These clever mid sleeper solutions from Parisot...
How to update your kids bedroom for winter
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How to update your kids bedroom for winter

As the nights start to get shorter, we’re getting settled down for the evening earlier and the temperature begins to drop, it is time to think about making your kids' bedroom for winter. Just as we’ve all mastered the art of staying cool on hot summer nights, there are many ways you can make your kids bed winter ready.  Here’s our top tips to make a snug and cosy bedroom perfect for your little one this winter.  Get a winter duvet A winter duvet can make such a difference to ensure that your kids remain during the warm and don’t stir. A summer tog rating on their duvet could be too low for the colder weather so it is often worth investing in a high tog rating duvet and vacuum pack your spring/summer duvet away for the next 6 months.  If your little one is warm and cosy in bed, the chance that they’ll stir and get out of bed is a lot less. That means you’ll be able to enjoy a little bit of peace and quiet too. 
The ultimate girly bedroom guide
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The ultimate girly bedroom

Creating the ultimate girly bedroom isn’t as difficult as you might think. If you’re unsure of how to decorate your daughter’s bedroom, we have put together our 5 top tips to create the ultimate girly bedroom. It’s time to get planning and get creative!  Pick a theme Whether your child is obsessed with unicorns, LOL Dolls, pink in general or even the new craze of Tiktok, you can find the perfect way to incorporate their passion into their bedroom. Have a search online and you will be able to find the perfect bedding and accessories to make a feature in their brand new girly bedroom.  Work with your kids to pick a theme that you both love. It’s important to remember that this theme needs to last them a few years otherwise you’ll be redecorating on a regular basis.  Keep things neutral If you invest in sleek and neutral bedroom furniture and wall colours you can bring in colours and designs through soft furnishings such as duvet covers, throws, cushions and curtains.  A sleek...
How to move my child from a cot to a first bed?
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How to move my child from a cot to a first bed?

As kids grow up so fast it can be hard to know when you should move your toddler from their cot to a grown up first bed. Moving from a cot to a bed is a huge milestone for both you as a parent and the child. They will feel pride in their achievement and it will help them to gain a little more independence.  Knowing when to make the step up to a first bed is not always straightforward but you’ll begin to recognise the signs your child is making to consider moving up to their first bed.  It is important to remember that every child is different. What works for one child won’t for another so don’t compare one child with a sibling or friend.  We’ve put together the questions we hear the most from parents and hopefully we can answer a few of your questions.  Are they safe? It is important that when your child is in their cot they are safe and secure. Often when kids outgrow their cot they are able to...