Quick question. What’s the pinnacle of multipurpose furniture for children? Answer: furniture that’s superfunctional because it’s multifunctional and playful. A perfect example are pieces that are both furniture and toy. After all, it’s designed for children and kids gonna be kids.
Your kids can have tons of fun with these 25 furniture sets and pieces. Some are changeable or modular or offer a jolly learning environment because they spark the youngsters’ creativity.
Your little ones can assemble and disassemble elements like a giant jigsaw puzzle or just play and rest. The bright colors and thrilling forms and shapes make sure your kids will be blown away. All of the furniture for fun-loving kids and parents alike is available in online stores. Here we go,
25 Of The Best Playful Kids Furniture Pieces Out There 🙂
Tassen is more than a picture-perfect enigma – it’s an ergonomic play stool that sparks your child’s imagination. It encourages your child to think outside the (toy) box, whether that’s using it as a seating option or pretending it’s a play horse to ride.
Tassen is made to be stackable so that you can keep multiple units on hand. Use it for your child’s room, a classroom or a daycare center for simplified seating and entertainment.
2. Vinyl Soft Play Forms
There are a few universal toys from childhood that everyone remembers, and vinyl soft play forms are one of them. Do you remember when you would go to physical education class in school and jump around on the wedge, cylinder and rectangular shapes?
Bring the joy of a play center to your toddler’s room with Constructive Plaything’s Soft Play Forms and let your child experience the same joy you did once upon a time.
3. Big Mama/ My Tree/ Puppy
You won’t see this kind of design every day; Foamtek’s new furniture collection has created functional furniture out of animal shapes.
Big Mama makes a fun table out of the shapes of an elephant while her babies act as chairs, My Tree is a nature-themed jigsaw puzzle with multiple pieces, and Puppy comes apart to make a waterproof ride and table you can draw on! Visit Sotano Studio for more info.
4. Step2 Write Desk
Don’t you wish you’d had a desk like this when you were a kid? Oh, the things you could draw and write if you’d had this desk! Although you can’t hit the reverse button and relive your childhood, you can give your kids the joy of the Step2 Write Desk.
The built-in light illuminates the desk’s work space, and the amount of storage you get for pens, pencils and paint brushes is truly phenomenal.
5. Lego Storage Bric
The little builder in your life will love this Lego Storage Brick, designed after the classic children’s favorite. With a variety of color choices, this storage brick makes a good hideaway for your child’s ever-expanding Lego collection or other toys and games.
Lego fans everywhere will love these stackable, collectible toy bins. Get it here.
6. P’kolino Table & Chairs
Spark your child’s creativity and drive to learn with the P’kolino Table and Chairs. P’kolino is like a puzzle box with features that stir the imagination. On the surface, the spacious top makes reading their favorite stories enjoyable and provides the perfect workspace for drawings.
The underside hides a chalkboard for even more artwork; if your child is old enough to read, you can leave them notes! P’kolino is equal parts learning and fun, and it’s a great headstart to help your child grow.
7. Pony Seating Object
Say goodbye to the mess and fuss of typical children’s furniture. With Pony‘s lightweight but sturdy design, as well as its waterproof material, kids can rearrange this piece to use it as a desk, chair or a mountain to climb.
Add more fun to the mixture with more pieces that interlock to make this piece bigger and brighter. For more info visit CargoCollective.
8. ToysOpoly Inflatable Hopper
This is another one of those quintessential childhood toys I was talking about. Let your child experience hours of bouncing fun with the ToysOpoly Inflatable Hopper. Your child’s imagination will be nurtured all the way up to seven years old.
If the hopper starts to lose its bouncing power, simply reinflate it; it will be back to its hip-hoppity self in no time, and your child will have even more hours of entertainment.
9. FLIP for kids
The FLIP play collection for kids brings multifunctional furniture to a whole new level. These playful, brightly colored pieces have so many uses that your kids will never get bored.
Younger kids can use it as a play horse to ride, and the older ones can make use of it as a table or chair. An award-winning design by Marco Hemmerling.
10. Kids Desk and Stool Set
For the child who needs their own little workspace, this Desk and Stool Set is perfect for children who are homeschooled or for children who do their homework from school in their room. Perfect for school work or craft-work, your child can choose their color, and it comes ready to use and easy to assemble.
The storage compartment that the desks holds will fit any workbooks, coloring books, or pages of homework whenever they are finished, and does not take up a lot of space in the process.
11. PS13 Tetris
We all remember playing Tetris. Now you can bring back those memories for your children with the new Tetris play set. With all four nostalgic designs, kids can take the puzzle apart and use each individual piece for something different.
Stacked together, they can make a comfy foam sofa or a large hypoallergenic nap mat. More info at Designskin.
12. The Box Storage Unit / Seat
With its simple design, anyone looking for The Box Storage Unit for your children think of as just a Plain Jane.
But the box has many color choices enliven a nursery with a number of modular charm, and there can easily scoot multiple boxes together to form a cluster of chairs or extra storage.
13. Pony Chair
The bouncing, spring-loaded horses of our youth weren’t exactly the safest toys to play with.
With the Pony Chair from Vertigo Interiors USA, you won’t have to worry about toy-related injuries; the soft wool and durable build keep your child out of harm’s way, no matter if you’re using the Pony as a chair, table or room decoration.
14. Rainbow rocker
Are rainy days keeping you and your kids from enjoying some time at the playground? The Rainbow Rocker brings the joy of the swing set into your home with this safe ground-level play furniture.
It’s perfect for small children to use as both a rocker and a table when flipped over. Set it on it’s side, and it becomes a table! More info at DaWanda.
15. Folding Storage Box Stool
Your child’s room is already a mess, and you’re tired of creating more clutter by putting space-hogging toy boxes in every corner. P&N Homewares’ Folding Storage Box is the perfect solution for a messy room where every square inch counts.
This bright blue storage box can hold up to 150 kilograms of toys, blankets and more. When not in use, or when you have to transport it for a move, the box folds up to only a few centimeters wide. Grab yours here.
16. Toy Chest Bench
The Bold N Bright Toy Chest makes organization of your child’s toys easy and fun. This voluminous chest can hold up to six cubic feet of toy storage and comes with two small bins that slide neatly out from under it.
The chest’s lid detaches in order to prevent smaller children from getting a bumped and bruised head and can be easily reattached for when they get older. Available here.
As adorable as it is functional, TITOT adds a unique touch to your child’s room. It is both a comfortable, supportive chair and table, and the design looks like the proverbial pachyderm it’s named after.
Let your children’s imagination run wild as they include the Elephant Chair in their playtime fun!
18. Fatboy Bean Bag
Large, plush, and just a little bit silly, this plucky bunny is a quirky but enjoyable toy your children will love to cuddle with. Standing at over six feet tall, this giant woodland creature is made from soft cotton and filled with cushioning beads.
Nap time with this oversized fellow means you won’t need to use a bed; Fatboy Bean Bag is big enough on his own to be used as a bunny-shaped mattress. Available at Amazon.
19. My First Playhouse
Who wouldn’t have loved to have had this as a child? All I got was the cardboard box from the refrigerator when we bought one. Destitute childhoods aside, this playhouse is a mansion for a small child.
My First Playhouse even has a mailbox on the outside for your child to receive important packages (perhaps a new shipment of Play-Doh), and it can easily be moved from room to room after being assembled.
20. BObles Crocodile/ Elephant/ Fish / Chicken
BObles has taken just a few of your favorite animals and made them into playtime companions in their new furniture collection. The Crocodile can be used as a set of steps or a ramp, helping small children to improve their motor skills and learn how to safely climb steps.
BObles’ other animals Elephant, Fish and Chicken each have their own function as both furniture pieces and learning tools. Check it out here.
21. Snuffy Sitter
A favorite children’s book character has been brought to life with this child-sized dog rider.
The Snuffy Sitter, based on the puppy from Dick Bruna’s award-winning kids’ books, allows your smaller children to have the time of their life with this lovable life-sized character straight from the pages of their bedtime stories.
22. Hut Hut
Let your child experience the joy of a rocking horse without the fear of heights. The Kalon Hut Hut is low to the ground and gently rocks back and forth so that your child can have fun while staying safe from falls, bumps and bruises.
Available in a variety of colors, Kalon has built the Hut Hut with sustainable materials that are eco-friendly.
23. Table And Two Chairs Set
As a parent, you’ve probably tripped over your kids’ toys and chairs more than a few times. Keep your toes pain-free with this Table and Two Chairs Set from Sprout.
This space-saving furniture set is easy to assemble and break down. It has two chairs that slide into place underneath the table so they don’t stick out. Available in ayua, green , grey and white.
24. Teenage Convertible Chair
This Teenage Convertible Chair offers three options in one. Fold it up for a low seat that’s just the right height for kids; unroll it for a spare bed; flip up the head of the bed to make a lounge chair that’s great for watching movies.
The colorful design will be great for any Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles fan, and the polyester filling is fire-resistant for safety.
25. UPJ Chair
Italian furniture brand B&B’s almost liquid design makes a playful, attention-capturing addition to your child’s playroom, the UPJ chair. These cleverly assembled armchairs are a safe, comfortable solution to playtime that will keep your child occupied for hours.
Other sets include The Ball Single, The Roll and Tangram for a variety of leisure activities and games.