I don't quite have "tweens" on my hands yet, but if we were redoing my daughters' room now, we might go with something a little more Bohemian, artsy, and creative, just like their personalities. Completing the look are layered textures and mismatched textiles within the same jewel-toned color family.
Hints of India, Morroco, and the Southwest will hopefully inspire little travelers.
1. Magical Thinking Overdyed Kilim Rug, Urban Outfitters, 3'x5' $119
2. Woven Wall Mirror, Urban Outfitters, $19
3. Dalian Embroidered Euro Sham, Anthropologie, on sale $29
4. HELG Table Lamp, IKEA, $29.99
5. Camel Eco Mini Poof, Zid Zid, $76
6. Branson Reversible Quilted Bedding, Pottery Barn Kids, Twin Quilt $129
7. Wesley Bird for DENY Buffy Pillow, Urban Outfitters $44
8. Kantha Sari Patch Throw, World Market, $59.99
9. Embroidered Ikat Stripe Pillow, Urban Outfitters, $34
10. Julianna Bed Skirt, Pottery Barn Kids, on sale $59.99 for Twin
11. Vivian Sheet Set, Pottery Barn Kids, $59
12. Bud Vase Garland, Urban Outfitters, $29
(Image credits: Elisabeth Wilborn)