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Great Ideas! 10 Jolly Fun Holiday Crafts for Kids

12/04/2012 at 02:00 PM ET

Molly Sims's Serene Nursery Style
Courtesy Scrumdilly-do!

Looking for something to do with the kiddies over your long break? Ready to get the house holiday-ready?

From mini faux snowmen to tissue trees, craft experts Jessica Wilson of Scrumdilly-do!/people/i/2012/cbb/gallery/holiday-crafts/tissue-tree-240.jpg and Cindy of Skip to My Lou were nice enough to share their fave D.I.Y. projects with us. Just add glue and glitter, and your little artists will be merry for hours.

VIEW THE GALLERY: 10 Jolly Fun Holiday Crafts for Kids

Cortney and Robert Novogratz Get Creative with LEGO

05/24/2012 at 02:00 PM ET
Michael Weschler for The LEGO® Group

With seven kids from toddler to teen, design duo Cortney and Robert Novogratz are experts at keeping creative spaces organized and clutter-free. To share the secret of their success, the stars of HGTV’s Home By Novogratz recently teamed up with LEGO to champion homes that unleash tots’ imaginations — according to a LEGO Friends survey, 71 percent of parents think the design of a child’s room impacts creativity.

At an event at their cutting-edge, kid-friendly NYC pad on May 17 (filled with cool, custom LEGO installations like a turquoise chair), the design-driven parents talked about the importance of giving each small fry a space of her own.
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Heidi Klum to Launch Collection at Babies R Us

04/30/2012 at 10:00 AM ET
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As a mom, Heidi Klum has learned a thing or two (or four!) about stocking up on the latest and greatest baby essentials.

So who better to start her own line of kiddie gear than the fashion designer herself?

And it looks like Babies R Us agrees: Klum has teamed up with the company to launch Truly Scrumptious by Heidi Klum, a collection of apparel, accessories, bedding and room décor.

“I’m so excited to partner with them to create a fun, magical and unexpected collection that is also affordable,” Klum says.
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Shaun White Debuts Bedding Collection at Target

03/08/2012 at 02:00 PM ET
Courtesy Target

When it comes to kids bedding, boys often get the shaft. But not anymore. Pro snowboarder Shaun White has launched a collection of sheets, comforters and more featuring a mix of classic prints (plaid, stripes) and hip graphics (monsters on skateboards, anyone?) in shades of blue and gray.

Priced from $10 to $90, the line also includes coordinating table lamps, wall decals, curtains, storage bins, a skateboard rack and piggy banks so you can decorate your tyke’s room with a theme.
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Giveaway: A Delta Children’s Disney Twin Bed (a $270 Value!)

02/27/2012 at 12:00 AM ET
Courtesy Delta Children

Is your toddler a big Disney fan? Then they’ll love the Cars and Princess-themed wooden twin beds ($270) from Delta Children’s Products. Not only do they feature a reversible headboard and footboard and removable guardrails, but they’re crafted to meet the highest safety standards so you can also sleep easy at night.

Lucky for you (and your tot!), we’re giving one away to a Moms & Babies reader. Hurry up and enter for your chance to win! Hurry up and enter for your chance to win! Online entries must be received between 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on 2/27/12 and 11:59 p.m. (ET) on 3/4/12. See Official Rules.

Cute and Easy Ways to Decorate Your Little One’s Bedroom

02/05/2012 at 11:00 AM ET
Courtesy Art.com

Artist Yuko Lau had a vision in mind when it came time to decorate her daughter’s bedroom, but her little one had other plans.

“I thought that I was going to get away with not using pink at all, but your child will tell you what they want,” she says laughing.

After bringing home her adopted daughter in 2005, Lau was inspired to create her Peek-A-Boo collection of artwork, sold through Art.com‘s Art for Kids microsite.

The initiative aims to get parents to introduce art into kids’ bedrooms, but Lau says parents should avoid getting carried away.
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Paper Culture Debuts Adorable Bamboo Wall Art

02/01/2012 at 02:00 PM ET
Courtesy Paper Culture

Cute and eco-friendly: That’s a combination we love, which is why we’re excited about Paper Culture‘s new bamboo wall art collection.

Available in four sizes ($40 – $200), it’s full of cool, kid-friendly designs including Dear Deer and Owls in Love. Or you can customize one with a favorite photo of your little one.

Plus, each piece of artwork comes pre-drilled so you can hang it easily.

Added bonus: To celebrate Valentine’s Day, they’re offering 20 percent off when you enter code: TRUELOVE at checkout.

To see the full line, go to paperculture.com.