15 Affordable Apartment Buys You'll Find In The Kids' Section

Everybody knows "Trix are for kids," but technically so are a lot of other things we grownups like — Harry Potter, beanbag chairs, and subsisting on a diet of French fries and ice cream while Instagramming kale. (Well, the latter may be the adultified version of pushing broccoli off your plate, but still.)

With this in mind, we rounded up some of our favorite kids' room decor items from around the internet to present them shamelessly to you here. Yes, these picks are for kids — but you're the one with money to burn and an undying love for polka dots, so go get 'em.
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Sure, you might want to cut off the lightning bolt zipper pull, but other than that, this is kind of a massively fun way to store desk or beauty accessories.

Crewcuts Max the Monster Pencil Case, $22.50, available at J.Crew.
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This Orla Kiely-esque homage to an Eames chair is surely meant for a more refined sensibility than an 8-year-old's, right?

Petit Collage Book Cat Print, $16, available at Petit Collage.
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These are basically Harry Potter sheets, so you can't go wrong.

Pottery Barn Kids Organic Lightning Bolt Sheet Set, from $59, available at Pottery Barn Kids.
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These gem-shaped paper lanterns have some serious kidult appeal. Use one hung low over your dining table or cluster them in a nook for graphic-pop panache.

Garnet Hill Kids Paper Lantern Lights, $48, available at Garnet Hill.
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This dreamy lamp is a steal that deserves a spot on your bedside table.

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Glass Ball Lamp, $29.99, available at Target (beginning February 21).
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Whether it's adding playful dimensionality to little Sally's book nook or hovering over your mid-century modern bar cart, this mobile has serious style cred.

Flensted Mobiles Tango Mobile, $143, available at Design Public.
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The Dutch children's icon Miffy makes a cute and quirky design statement as a lamp. Bonus: It's dimmable! Your bedside table awaits.

Moma Store Miffy Light, $199, available at Moma Store.
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This colorful abstraction is the perfect (grown up) conversation-starter.

Xochi Solis Peach Wall Art, $79, available at Land Of Nod.
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These adorable decals bring to mind Charlie Brown, yes, but also make an impactful graphic statement when used all over in a powder room or entryway.

Made of Sundays Ocean Waves Decals, $25, available at Design Life Kids.
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A brushstroke print? Check. Muted hues? Check. Angular appeal? Check. This pillowcase may be for kids, but its grownup bona fides are all there.

Cotton On Pillowcase, $12.95, available at Cotton On.
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Warm and modern, this area rug would look equally great on the floor or hung on a wall.

Land Of Nod Desert Mural Rug, $129, available at Land Of Nod.
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A bright and poppy — not to mention no-commitment, that ever-important adult qualifier — wall treatment you could tackle in a weekend.

Petit Collage Petit Confetti, $24, available at Petit Collage.
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A storage essential, this handwoven basket in a super-saturated aqua hue can go from teen dream to grownup go-to with just the right context.

Bellini Tiffany Basket, $78, available at Bellini.
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A super-sophisticated area rug for Gisele Bündchen's toddler — and you!

RH Baby & Child Matra Flatweave Rug, from $319.99, available at RH Baby & Child.
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That feeling when "indulgent foods" for children become an adult's "food pyramid" and it's glorious.

Uncommon Goods Indulgent Food Pillows, $65, available at Uncommon Goods.
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