Back to School Bash: The perfect kid-friendly pieces for your home

As summer slowly starts to fade, it’s time to prepare kids for the beginning of the school year. In addition to stocking up on school supplies, back to school also means adjusting to new routines, busy schedules, afternoon snacks, study groups, and homework.  

 

A mother and son sit on a couch with several pillows reading a bookA mother and son sit on a couch with several pillows reading a book

 

Whether you’re hosting your teen daughter’s soccer team or a troupe of first graders, the beginning of the school year is the perfect time to refresh your home with comfortable, easy-to-clean Sunbrella fabrics for your kids (and their friends). We’ve picked our favorite kid-friendly pieces for keeping each zone in your home comfortable, organized, and clean as school goes back in session. 

 

 

A close up view of a grey upholstery chair with steel grey baseA close up view of a grey upholstery chair with steel grey base
The Racer Chair in Toohey Charcoal from BluDot

 

Zone: Kitchen ​

The BluDot Racer Chair is a seat that invites you to sit down and stay awhile. Upholstered in easy-to-clean Sunbrella fabric, the overlapping back and seat design features a unique channel stitch detail. The color coordinated powder-coated steel base completes the effortlessly modern style. The perfect choice for areas dedicated to quick meals or a homework station, the BluDot Racer Chair in Sunbrella fabric is water and stain resistant so it will keep looking beautiful for many school years to come.

 

 

A living room with a offwhite couch and offwhite upholstered ottoman with pillows and blanketsA living room with a offwhite couch and offwhite upholstered ottoman with pillows and blankets
The Pearce Upholstered Storage Ottoman with Pull Out Table from Pottery Barn

 

Zone: Living Room​

The ultimate sidekick to your living room, the Pottery Barn Pearce Upholstered Storage Ottoman with Pull Out Table is an all-in-one ottoman that acts as extra seating or a comfy footrest. The upholstered stop opens to reveal a pull-out table and interior storage space underneath.  

 

An upholstered ottoman with a flip top and pull out table extended showing extra storage underneathAn upholstered ottoman with a flip top and pull out table extended showing extra storage underneath
The Pearce Upholstered Storage Ottoman with Pull Out Table from Pottery Barn

 

Perfect for game storage and entertaining your kids and their friends, stash board games and blankets or set out snacks for after school study groups. Upholstered in easy-to-clean Sunbrella fabric, the Pearce Upholstered Storage Ottoman is water and stain resistant and will hold up to anything your kids throw at it.  

 

 

A dining area with banquette seating upholstered in blue and white animal print fabricA dining area with banquette seating upholstered in blue and white animal print fabric
A custom built banquette seating area upholstered in Agra Indigo

 

Zone: Dining

Perfect for breakfast nooks, birthday parties, and family dinners, banquette seating is the ideal option for smaller kitchens or families who want a unique addition to their homes. This cozy option can be a truly customized, distinctive feature in your home that increases functionality.  

 

A dining area with banquette seating with green and white fabric depicting jungle leavesA dining area with banquette seating with green and white fabric depicting jungle leaves
A custom built banquette seating area upholstered in Tropics Jungle

 

Upholstering your banquette seating in Sunbrella fabric ensures it will look beautiful for years to come with water, stain, and abrasion resistant fabrics. Sunbrella offers a variety of styles, textures, and colors to complement your space like Agra Indigo or Tropics Jungle.

 

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For more design inspiration and tips for your home, explore our Design Ideas and tips for Indoor Living. Find a retailer today to start transforming your space with Sunbrella!