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Rearrange to your hearts content

The ultimate in versatility with a raised bed and specially designed chests, cupboards and desks that fit underneath. Arrange and re-arrange to meet changing needs and create the perfect space for your child. Watch the video to see just how our mid sleepers will fit the need for your Little Folks.[...]



Could these 8 simple rules change your life forever?

Could these 8 simple rules change your life forever?

Follow these 8 simple rules to make you a better parent – and make your life easier at the same time! [...]



World Book Day 2017

World Book Day 2017

We take a look at some of the best children's books [...]



Meet our new assembly team!

Meet our new assembly team!

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Summer Holiday Sleepover Time!

Summer Holiday Sleepover Time!

Here are our top tips to make your sleepovers go like clockwork over the summer holidays![...]



Win an Adventure den!

Win an Adventure den!

Our friends Pizza Express are giving you the chance to win one of our Little Folks Mid Sleeper Beds AND a Chest of Drawers worth over £650! [...]



What you loved in July!

What you loved in July!

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Teenagers - a survival guide for grown ups?

Teenagers - a survival guide for grown ups?

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How to declutter your children's room this Spring

Children's bedrooms are supposed to be fun and inspirational spaces in which to sleep, learn, and grow so when the chaos of everyday life gets in the way, maintaining a clean and tidy space seems like an impossible task.[...]



The Cubby Hole takeover - stories behind designs

Hi everyone, it’s Fi from The Cubby Hole here! I’m running a takeover for this week, where I’m taking a look behind the scenes at the story of one of their most popular (and beautiful!) ranges, The Fargo single bed with carved heart…[...]



Twinkle Toes Look Book

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The Fargo single bed with carved heart…

The Fargo single bed with carved heart…

Hi everyone, it’s Fi from The Cubby Hole here! If you don’t yet follow Little Folks Furniture on their Social Media platforms, then hop on to Twitter, Facebook and Instagram now! - I’m running a takeover for this week, where I’m taking a look behind the scenes at the story of one of their most popular (and beautiful!) ranges, The Fargo single bed with carved heart…[...]



In an English country garden

This month we teamed up with super stylist Fi and bespoke muralist Patricia to create a fabulous new look for one of our best sellers, The Classic Beech Bunk. If you dream of drawing up a beautiful, bespoke piece of wall art for your little one too, check out our handy behind-the-scenes step by step guide .[...]



The Magic of Monochrome...

The Magic of Monochrome...

Love the black and white interiors that are just EVERYWHERE right now? Want some hints and tips on how to recreate it in your own home?
Read on[...]



Marvellous Murals!

Marvellous Murals!

Currently at the forefront of Interior Design trends, must-have murals have brought an amazingly punchy dynamic to rooms, and in particular, to children’s bedrooms[...]



Tropical Vibes

Tropical Vibes

One of the biggest trends this summer has got to be Tropical Foliage. It’s everywhere, from plate designs, to wallpaper prints and more[...]



Sustainability, Sourcing and Safety, and what they mean for your children…

Sustainability, Sourcing and Safety, and what they mean for your children…

Have you ever considered how your children's furniture is made and whether it's from ethical and sustainable wood sources? In this article, stylist Fi Campos interviews our Sourcing Manager, Saso to find out just why it's worth investing in quality, sustainably sourced, hardwood furniture. Read on for behind-the-scenes secrets into the wonderful world of wood...[...]



Super-Space Savers Unite!

Super-Space Savers Unite!

With half term and Halloween just around the corner,we thought it may be a nice little idea to show you our Half Term Holiday Edit as a reminder of just how versatile our Fargo range is! - Perfect for snoozing, lounging, studying, playing and reading: A living and sleeping space all in one. [...]



Autumnal updates for the trendiest children around

Autumnal updates for the trendiest children around

This month, Little Folks Furniture set me the task of creating some dreamy new interiors schemes for their best selling range, the Fargo high sleepers. I couldn’t wait to test out some new looks (any excuse to play with paint!)[...]



Pumpkins with Personality!

Pumpkins with Personality!

For those who'd prefer a less messy pumpkin decorating activity, have a look at how to prettify your pumpkins! Stylist Fi shares her top tips on creating bespoke designs this Halloween.[...]



Creating a very Happy Craft-mas!

Creating a very Happy Craft-mas!

A step into the behind-the-scenes of our recent Christmas shoot, featuring a very Merry Cactus! Read on for easy-to-implement Christmas interior styling hints and tips.[...]



Create your own Merry Cactus!

Create your own Merry Cactus!

Stylist Fi, from The Cubby Hole shows just how to create your very own crafty cactus for Christmas, as the ideal room refresh fro Christmas![...]



Oh, (Crafty) Christmas Tree!

Oh, (Crafty) Christmas Tree!

A behind-the-scenes peek at our forest of firs Christmas room, featuring the functional and fabulous Cubix.[...]



Winter Woodland

Winter Woodland

A modern twist on the classic woodland Christmas theme, featuring our lovely Fargo high sleeper with double bed.[...]



Craftmas Wreaths

Craftmas Wreaths

Stylist Fi Campos has been getting her festive styling game on again! If you're after a homemade crafty accessory to brighten up their bedroom door, read on![...]



That's a Wrap!

That's a Wrap!

Need some last minute wrapping paper ideas? As you know, we're a bunch of eco-friendly designers over here, who love nothing more than a bit of brown paper! Read on to find out how you can add some zing ...[...]



Conquer the Clutter (because we all love storage heroes!)

Conquer the Clutter (because we all love storage heroes!)

If yours was anything like ours, Christmas was a fun-filled, action-packed occurrence, full of love and laughter, but it's also left you with what feels like a million and one homeless toys... Sound familiar? Let us introduce you to our Space-saving, Toy-taming Whizz Kids! [...]



The Colour of the Year, 2019

The Colour of the Year, 2019

Stylist Fi, talks us through the Pantone and Dulux colours of the year, packed full of hints and tips on how to use them in your own Interior schemes.[...]



High Sleepers - Study, Store and Snooze, to their heart's content!

High Sleepers - Study, Store and Snooze, to their heart's content!

A parent's shopping guide to buying high sleeper beds. - What to look for, what questions to ask, and how to identify what your child needs.[...]



Creative with Colour!

Creative with Colour!

If you're looking for some inspirational new colour palettes to use in your children's rooms in 2019. then you've come to the right place to get creative with colour![...]



Why we favour using hardwoods, and why it matters for your children's beds ...

Why we favour using hardwoods, and why it matters for your children's beds ...

Ever wondered what the differences between hardwoods and softwoods are, or why hardwood furniture is sturdier, safer and longer lasting? Here's a little intro into why we love working with hardwoods to create our Little Folks Furniture designs.[...]



Bunk beds - Great for shared spaces, sleepovers and spare rooms!

Bunk beds - Great for shared spaces, sleepovers and spare rooms!

To conclude our National Bed Month celebrations, we're giving you the low down on our family of sturdy bunk beds. Bunk beds are probably one of the most versatile types of children's beds, and investing in a rock solid, high quality hard wood bunk bed set will ensure that you get value for money and that they'll stand the true test of time ...[...]



Easter Sleepover Tips

Easter Sleepover Tips

Hosting Easter sleepovers and family get-togethers this holiday? Check out our top tips on how to create a stress-free sleepover event![...]



What is a High Sleeper Loft Bed, and why are they so good at saving space in a child's bedroom?

What is a High Sleeper Loft Bed, and why are they so good at saving space in a child's bedroom?

A little introduction into the world of whizzy High Sleeper beds. As specialists in high quality space saving bedrooms for children, we've got a whole range from which to choose, each suitable for a different purpose and personality. We've something for the studious children, the loungers, the snoozers and the tidy ones (one can but dream!) Read on for the low down on high sleeper loft beds.[...]



Why we think Trundle Beds are the Bees Knees!

Why we think Trundle Beds are the Bees Knees!

Multi-functional and super space saving, we love the versatility of Trundles. Here's a little introduction about why we think they make our parent's lives that little bit easier![...]



Tips and tricks for designing children's rooms

Tips and tricks for designing children's rooms

Our top tips and tricks when it comes to designing your children's bedroom. From selecting flooring to furniture, and wallpaper to wardrobes, read on for our handy tick list...[...]



Do you remember your first bedroom?

Do you remember your first bedroom?

We love a little nostalgia, here at Little Folks HQ, and this month we've been chatting about our first memories of our first beds and bedrooms. Carry on reading for a blast back to the past! Do you remember yours too? - Send us your snaps and anecdotes, we love to hear from you.[...]



From drawing board to bedroom

From drawing board to bedroom

A little behind-the-scenes to show you how we go about designing our top quality children's beds and furniture ranges. With a family history steeped in furniture design and crafting, we're directly involved in every step of the process, in order to ensure top notch quality at every stage.[...]



5 ways Mid sleeper Cabin beds can help you save space!

5 ways Mid sleeper Cabin beds can help you save space!

Compact children's room and no idea where to put all their stuff? Mid sleeper beds tick all the boxes when it comes to versatility and saving space in children's rooms. Read on to find out why![...]



How to select the best kids beds with storage

How to select the best kids beds with storage

So you want to make the most of their bedroom space, but are unsure where to start? Why not consider storage beds to help clobber the clutter? Read on to discover how to find the best bed for your little one.[...]



Inspiration and behind the scenes at our latest Retro-Scandi inspired photo shoot!

Inspiration and behind the scenes at our latest Retro-Scandi inspired photo shoot!

We love a little creative photo shoot at Little Folks Furniture, and we're lucky enough to have our very own photography studio to boot! Check out how we created a new look for our best selling Classic Beech Bunk bed using the Dulux colour of the year for 2019. Spiced Honey. [...]



Meet The Team - Introducing Chris Lusty; Managing Director, Creative Director, Furniture Designer & all round Quality Timber Expert.

Meet The Team - Introducing Chris Lusty; Managing Director, Creative Director, Furniture Designer & all round Quality Timber Expert.

Ever wondered who the brains are behind the brand? We'll be introducing the Little Folks Furniture dream team through a series of blog posts in the coming months, so that you can get to know a little more about what makes us tick. We start with a Q&A with leading furniture designer and founder of the brand, Chris Lusty. Read on to find out why he works with top quality timbers, is passionate about safety and good design for kids ...[...]



Introducing our modern, Scandinavian children's furniture range with a retro twist; The EDIT

Introducing our modern, Scandinavian children's furniture range with a retro twist; The EDIT

Welcome to the relaunch of one of our best-selling modern children’s bedroom ranges; The EDIT. Read on to see the full Scandi collection.[...]



Our Summer Sale Top Picks!

Our Summer Sale Top Picks!

Well, school’s out for some, and our summer sale is now in full swing. We’ve got lots of lovely offers to help you finish off your child’s bedroom and prepare them for the next school year, so why not have a browse and treat yourselves (and them) to a little room revamp?[...]



10 ideas for affordable summer holiday fun!

10 ideas for affordable summer holiday fun!

As parents ourselves, we understand just how tricky it can be to keep those little ones entertained throughout the holiday season. Here are just a few ideas for keeping the boredom at bay this summer![...]



How to style a child's classic bedroom

How to style a child's classic bedroom

Classic kids' bedrooms with a bed & traditional storage like wardrobes, bedsides & chests of drawers, are great ways to create a timeless & coordinated look for their room. [...]



How to create an inspirational study space for your child

How to create an inspirational study space for your child

With Back to School just around the corner, we thought we’d pull together a handy little guide about creating cool study spaces, to help get them prepared for serious studies for the year ahead. Read on for our top tips.[...]