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Wall Stars

  • With "Hootie" in the house, you'll want them to scribble on the wall! The adhesive chalkboard silhouette goes up in a flash and won't ruin the paint job if you need to take it down (by Chalkals, $65; moderndose.com). For maximum impact, pair your feathered friends with a neutral wall color and a bright piece of furniture, like this mod rocker ($299, moderndose.com; Playful Pool paint by Valspar, $25 a gallon; lowes.com).

  • Bring some of the outside in -- this 45-inch tree from notNeutral by Wall Candy Arts sticks to any wall and peels off easily ($54; wallcandyarts.com).

  • This art really pops: Create a 3-D mural with this 13-piece set of self-adhesive wooden swimmers by Wallter ($130; wallter.com).

  • This hip silk-screened poster will no doubt become your kid's number one favorite! ($225 framed, $55 unframed; binth.com).

  • Silhouettes are modern and timeless, and Sharyn Sowell's work is no exception. Her 4 Seasons series will grow with your family (Spring shown; $68 for unframed print, artaissance.com).

  • It's hard to find great designs for boys, which is why we love Jeeto.com. With its little-guy-friendly images (fire trucks, animals, tools, trains, skateboards, and more), you're bound to find his passion silk-screened on canvas (prices start at $45).

  • Upload a photo of your child to imagekind.com and have it screened onto a canvas as large as 60 by 40 inches! You can even transform your mini-Picasso's own artwork for posterity (prices start at $81).

  • Use some Krylon magnetic paint, pick up these magnetic dots, and voila! You've got a place for all her beautiful creations that definitely beats the fridge! ($9 per can; krylon.com, $22 for 17 dots; sticars.com)

  • Jazz up the walls by creating your own stencils or using the ones provided for you in Lotta Prints, a new book from Scandanavian designer Lotta Jansdotter. ($20; chroniclebooks.com)

  • Oversized polka dots set against crisp, white fabric make a modern (and inexpensive) tapestry for any room. ($42 per yard; Marimekko, 617-354-2800)

  • These adhesive numbers and letters adhere to any blank canvas and peel off with the swipe of a damp cloth. (DwellStudio for Target, $10 for a pack of thirty; target.com)

  • Add texture and dimension to any wall with these eco-friendly cardboard squares. Tiles come unpainted, so you can decide on the color scheme. ($32 for a set of 12 12" x 12" tiles; mioculture.com)

  • You'll be tempted to join in when your kids start creating little masterpieces on this interactive wallpaper. ("Frames," $40 for a double roll; grahambrown.com)

  • Use one or more of these stick-on flowers to create a growth chart garden for your kids, (Poppies, $17.50 for three, roommatespeelandstick.com)

  • There's no reason your child's room can't be as gorgeous as the rest of your home. With these chic designs, you can instantly transform any kids' space from so-so to so, so cool!

    For more decorating ideas, check out our playroom makeover!

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