Children

An overview of projects, products and exclusive articles about children

Project • By Dietrich | UntertrifallerCommunity Centres

Kindergarten & Rehearsal Room

The Kindergarten south of the village center defines the west side of the square. It opens itself to the play garden in the south, while a protecting wall shields the children from the heavy traffic of the parking lot. Two group rooms with dedicated coatrooms are situated along the central corridor of the ground floor. A robust framed construction shades the south-oriented glass façade. Creating a portal, it generously spans the access path and clearly links it to the kindergarten. Situated to the north are adjoining rooms, the office of the head of the kindergarten, a group room and an exercise room. The playrooms are paneled with birch plywood, which creates a warm-colored background for a lively and colorful crowd of children.... More

Project • By Simone de Gale ArchitectsShops

Fabric Flavours

Fabric Flavours is a kids clothing store in North London. The two-storey Concept Store has a surprise below the shop floor, where there are custom-built Velorooms for the children to try out the bikes and scooters available upstairs. The Velorooms are industrial and yet inviting.   Caption Caption Caption Caption More

Project • By sons of architecturePrimary Schools

Elementary School Amos for Psáry and Dolní Jirčany

Urban planning and architectural design  The new school campus creates within the municipality a place with its own identity. Despite its size the building and its entrance area is not disturbing the spatial and functional context of the place as it stands on the other end of an urban axis connecting the campus with the village square unveiling its potential to become a lively street. The community character of the building is visually supported by a public library situated in an exposed corner facing the village. The school is set in a mellow slope and the design works with different floor counts facing the entrance area on one side and the school grounds on the other one. The large building is divided into several structural vo... More

Project • By FAKROCare Homes

The toddlers need the space full of light

… transformation from the military barrack to the daycare centre. In the city of Ede in the centre of the Netherlands, a former military barrack is being transformed into all sorts of different building types. The first part is transformed into houses and a daycare centre for toddlers. Thanks to the combination of roof windows, the interior gained an abundance of natural light. In the daycare centre called “Prins Vleermuis”, light is an important feature. It is a significant element of the children interiors. Providing natural light can improve their well-being, increase activity and concentration during learning or prevent fatigue. The combination of white FAKRO roof windows FTU-V U3 and electric version FTU-V Z-Wave have been install... More

Project • By Atelier FilippiniWorkshops

Maison de l’Enfance du Petit Nanterre

Inaugurated in 1971, la Maison de l’Enfance (Childhood House) du Petit Nanterre was the first establishment of this type in Ile de France and represented a real example of a building welcoming children and assuring an indispensable role in the life of the district.45 years after, it appears it was necessary to proceed to a complete refurbishment. The City Council missionned the Atelier Filippini to restructure and adapt this place to the new needs and regulations, as well as pushing the thermical performances to the BBC level using ecological materials.At the same time, an expansion had to be created to become the new neighbourhood hall.The structure as well as its skin are completely made of wood. The envelope was treated with high perform... More

Product • By PAWOO | Design for KidsDoudou | dino

Doudou | dino

A nice and tall dinosaur with which to confront in height. A funny wall height chart to mark kids growing since when they start standing. Completely in wood.   www.pawoodesign.com More

Product • By PAWOO | Design for KidsDoudou | balance board

Doudou | balance board

Rocking board to develop sense of balance and awarness of the body. The oscillation occurs in one ditection. Little cut-out handle allow to cling on both sides or front. The structure is all in birch plywood and all surfaces have 180 ° rounded edges to avoid any kind of dangerous sharp edge. Its peculiarity is also the easy intuitive interlocking assembly system without screws and nails. You can have fun assembling it yourself using our simple instructions.   www.pawoodesign.com     More

Product • By PAWOO | Design for KidsDoudou | climbing rocker

Doudou | climbing rocker

Two-seater rocking in one side and climbing arch on the other. The rocking is equipped with two seats for the seat and handles to hold on to push it and rotate it. If arranged in reverse, a series of pegs in arch allows children to climb in different ways, favoring free play and the development of motor skills. The structure is all in birch plywood and all surfaces have 180 ° rounded edges to avoid any kind of dangerous sharp edge. Its peculiarity is also the easy intuitive interlocking assembly system without screws and nails. You can have fun assembling it yourself using our simple instructions.   www.pawoodesign.com   More

Product • By PAWOO | Design for KidsDoudou | scrivania per bambini

Doudou | scrivania per bambini

Children's desk Equipped with pen holder and roll holder for drawing. The structure is all in birch plywood and all surfaces have 180 ° rounded edges to avoid any kind of dangerous sharp edge. Its peculiarity is also the easy intuitive interlocking assembly system without screws and nails. You can have fun assembling it yourself using our simple instructions.   www.pawoodesign.com   More

Product • By PAWOO | Design for KidsDoudou | sedia per bambini

Doudou | sedia per bambini

Little chair for enfant or toddler. It can be used since the baby starts to sit by himself without support. Combinable with the table, can be placed under it after use to save space. A practical cut-out handle allows to move it easily. The structure is all in birch plywood and all surfaces have 180 ° rounded edges to avoid any kind of dangerous sharp edge. Its peculiarity is also the easy intuitive interlocking assembly system without screws and nails. You can have fun assembling it yourself using our simple instructions.   www.pawoodesign.com More

Product • By PAWOO | Design for KidsDoudou | tavolo per bambini

Doudou | tavolo per bambini

Little round table for enfant and toddler. Combined with both the stool and the chair, is able to accommodate around itself up to four seats. The structure is all in birch plywood and all surfaces have 180 ° rounded edges to avoid any kind of dangerous sharp edge. Its peculiarity is also the easy intuitive interlocking assembly system without screws and nails. You can have fun assembling it yourself using our simple instructions.   www.pawoodesign.com   More

Product • By PAWOO | Design for KidsDoudou | sgabello per bambini

Doudou | sgabello per bambini

Little stool for enfant or toddler. It can be used since the baby starts to sit by himself without support. Combined with the table, can be placed under it after use to save space. The structure is all in birch plywood and all surfaces have 180 ° rounded edges to avoid any kind of dangerous sharp edge. Its peculiarity is also the easy intuitive interlocking assembly system without screws and nails. You can have fun assembling it yourself using our simple instructions.   www.pawoodesign.com   More

Product • By PAWOO | Design for KidsDoudou | box portagiochi

Doudou | box portagiochi

Little box to hold toys, encouraging autonomous play. Portable thanks to two little cut-out handles that allow easy lift. Stackable. The structure is all in birch plywood and all surfaces have 180 ° rounded edges to avoid any kind of dangerous sharp edge. Its peculiarity is also the easy intuitive interlocking assembly system without screws and nails. You can have fun assembling it yourself using our simple instructions.   www.pawoodesign.com   More

Product • By PAWOO | Design for KidsDoudou | lettino per bambini

Doudou | lettino per bambini

Low wood bed for enfant and toddler. It can be used since the baby start crawling, thus encouraging motor development and spatial skills. The bedsides further lowered in the middle help baby to indipendently get in and out of the bed. The mattress does not lay directly on the ground but is rised to avoid the contact with the floor and to facilitate even the cleaning under the bed. This system is composed of perforated boards to guarantee an anti-suffocation system, jointly with the use of appropriate anti-suffocation mattress and pillow. The structure is all in birch plywood and all surfaces have 180 ° rounded edges to avoid any kind of dangerous sharp ed... More

Project • By FORMOffices

Detsky mir headquarters

Children’s World or Detsky mir is the largest children’s goods retailer in Russia. First opened as a department store in 1947, Detsky mir soon expanded into a nationwide chain. Today there are over 700 stores throughout Russia and Kazakhstan.With expansion came a desire to modernise the work environment, and the company relocated its headquarters to a former printing factory that would facilitate an open layout. The building was constructed in 1978, a rational structure of silicate brick that had an additional wing built on, creating an L-shaped floor plan.The task was to accommodate a demanding program of interaction between numerous departments and allow for future team expansion. Immersion into the world of childhood, openness and availa... More