26 String Lights Ideas To Make A Kid’s Room Dreamy

string lights ideas to make a kid's room dreamy cover

String lights are number one idea to create a welcoming and cozy ambience in any space, they are available in many shapes, colors and looks, with cold and warm light, and are very budget-friendly safe unlike candles. What can be better for decorating a kid’s space? Literally nothing! Today we are sharing the coolest examples to incorporate string lights into kids’ rooms, let’s have a look at them.

Sleeping Space

The coolest idea is to add string lights to the sleeping zone: they make the sleeping nook cozier, welcoming and can be used instead of night lights. Hang the string lights over the bed, or on the wall next to the bed, and add some photos to make it more personalized. If there’s a canopy, incorporate string lights into it, this will make the bed dreamy. You can create various signs, installations, artworks using string lights – it’s up to you and your kid. You can also go for an interesting chalkboard art wall, let your kid chalk something and then add lights to it. You can also try various string lights – star-shaped, vintage, globe and cat-shaped ones to match the room decor. Get creative!

a branch with stars and half moons and string lights for cherring up the sleeping nook

a branch with stars and half moons and string lights for cherring up the sleeping nook

a bed canopy with lots of string lights works as a night light if necessary

a bed canopy with lots of string lights works as a night light if necessary

a bunting with string lights over the bed to make the sleeping space cozy

a bunting with string lights over the bed to make the sleeping space cozy

a blush bed canopy with some string lights inside to make the sleeping nook welcoming

a blush bed canopy with some string lights inside to make the sleeping nook welcoming

a chalkboard wall with various kid's chalk art and string lights integrated

a chalkboard wall with various kid's chalk art and string lights integrated

a little cloud of string lights over the bed will make any sleeping space cuter and will add light here

a little cloud of string lights over the bed will make any sleeping space cuter and will add light here

a house-shaped bed with string lights framing to add more light to this sleeping nook

a house-shaped bed with string lights framing to add more light to this sleeping nook

a heart of string lights makes the space cozier and matches the forged bed

a heart of string lights makes the space cozier and matches the forged bed

a sheer bed cnaopy with lights and a moon over the bed for a dreamy sleeping space

a sheer bed cnaopy with lights and a moon over the bed for a dreamy sleeping space

a teal canopy with string lights under it to add coziness to the space

a teal canopy with string lights under it to add coziness to the space

a string light sign over the bed to inspire your kid

a string light sign over the bed to inspire your kid

incorporate the string lights into the bed canopy if any, it will add charm to the sleeping space

incorporate the string lights into the bed canopy if any, it will add charm to the sleeping space

string lights added to the bed canopy to make sleeping cozier

string lights added to the bed canopy to make sleeping cozier

a sheer canopy with fabric pompoms and string lights is sure to make a girl's bed welcoming

a sheer canopy with fabric pompoms and string lights is sure to make a girl's bed welcoming

some string lights hanging over the bed will cheer up this nook

some string lights hanging over the bed will cheer up this nook

string lights with photos hanging on them over the bed

string lights with photos hanging on them over the bed

Reading/Playing Space

Another great idea is to enlighten the reading/ playing space with string lights, it will inspire your kids to space time there and maybe to read. If there’s teepee, add lights to it, if no – just hang them over the nook. String lights will make the space welcoming and will add light, which is necessary for reading. You can also make some fun pieces like stars and half moons of string lights – there are a lot of DIYs, so you’ll easily make them.

a colorful reading nook with a teepee and string lights on the wall

a colorful reading nook with a teepee and string lights on the wall

a cute heart string light sign and some lights under the furniture make the space cozy and cute

a cute heart string light sign and some lights under the furniture make the space cozy and cute

a cute tent for reading and playing with star-shaped string lights to add more light to the corner

a cute tent for reading and playing with star-shaped string lights to add more light to the corner

a reading nook with an upholstered bench and shelves  string lights over it

a reading nook with an upholstered bench and shelves string lights over it

a pink reading teepee with string lights and stars hanging to inspire your kid to read

a pink reading teepee with string lights and stars hanging to inspire your kid to read

a string art half moon on the wall for a stylish touch

a string art half moon on the wall for a stylish touch

a teepee with strign lights for playing and reading looks super cute and fun

a teepee with strign lights for playing and reading looks super cute and fun

Other Ideas

Some other ideas may include highlighting different spaces of the room: storage, wardrobes, toy shelves, bookshelves and sitting or play zones, the idea is easy: just hang the lights in this space, try various shapes and looks of the string lights, for example star-shaped ones, they are loved by many kids. Get inspired by the ideas below and make your kid’s room more welcoming.

a circle toy shelf with string lights covering it for a highlight

a circle toy shelf with string lights covering it for a highlight

a faux window with string lights adds to the ambience and makes the space comfier

a faux window with string lights adds to the ambience and makes the space comfier

star-shaped string lights fro a cloud in the corner of the room where the storage is

star-shaped string lights fro a cloud in the corner of the room where the storage is