Master the Nursery-to-Bedroom Transition with the Right Kids’ Bed

Is your little one growing up too fast? When your child starts to outgrow their cot, it’s time to put on a brave face and update their sleeping quarters.

With the right bed, you can make the big leap from cot to bed feel like a breeze. And with heaps of timeless and coordinating furniture, it’s never been easier to refresh your little one’s room as they develop and grow.

And thanks to our kids’ beds and furniture, you can create a space that’ll see your tot from toddler to teen…

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1) Vox 4 You 3 in 1 Baby & Toddler Cot Bed 2 Piece Nursery Set in White & Oak

Vox 4 You 3 in 1 Baby & Toddler Cot Bed 2 Piece Nursery Set in White & Oak

This wonderful cot bed set takes the hassle out of transitioning from nursery to child’s room. With its adaptable design, you can convert your baby’s cot into a wonderful junior bed in no time. So your not-so-little one can enjoy their roomy new bed the minute they’re ready – and you won’t need to fork out for a bigger bed!

And when your child outgrows their junior bed? Then you can still get the most out of this efficient bed and convert it into an oh-so useful desk. So even when your child is tackling their big exams, this piece will still go the distance.

Plus, with a matching chest of drawers, you can stash away all those newborn essentials – and your little one can store their bedtime books and drinks once they’re a little older.

Get the look…

For a cohesive bedroom, pair this bed with other pieces from the Vox 4 You collection to match. The tall chest of drawers (below left) and wall shelf (below right) will bring out the beautiful white and wooden touches in the bed.

Vox 4 You Tall Chest of Drawers

Vox 4 You High Wall Shelf

2) Kids Junior Tipi Bed

Kids Junior Tipi Bed

Low to the ground, this teepee-style junior bed is ideal for toddlers. So when your little one makes the big leap from cot to bed, there’s no need to worry about any tumbles in the night. No more bedtime bumps – both you and your youngster can sleep soundly!

And as your child grows, this fun bed provides the perfect base to plan expeditions and adventures. Whether they’re camping out in the Wild West or setting up in the Arctic, it’s ideal for sparking imaginative play and helping creative minds develop.

Get the look…

Now you’ve found a base for your little adventurer, you can complete the look with teepee-inspired furniture. The play tent by Kids Concept (below left) lets young imaginations run riot and provides an oh-so cosy spot for toddlers to play or nap.

Pair this bed with the Kiddy Tipi desk (below right) and you’ll pull together the whole bedroom. Not only will it perfectly coordinate with the Tipi bed, but it will serve as a long-lasting homework companion as your child grows up and starts school.

Kids Concept Teepee Play Tent

Kiddy Tipi Desk

3) Charlotte Kids Treehouse Bed in White

Charlotte Kids Treehouse Bed in White

Make bedtime fun with this wonderful treehouse-style bed. Complete with cut-out windows and a roof, it’s the perfect spot for rainy day play. You can even add curtains to the windows, so kids can play house and block out any distracting light while they sleep. Your little one will be counting down the hours until it’s bedtime and they can curl up in their own private den!

Playful and quirky, it’s perfect for helping young imaginations to thrive. And since it has panelling, you can feel rest assured that your youngster won’t fall overboard while they play.

Get the look…

To finish the look, opt for minimal white furnishings. This will coordinate with the bed and provide a timeless theme that will suit your child from toddler to teen.

White and timeless, the Vox Maxim wardrobe (below left) boasts heaps of storage space – so you can keep clothes, toys, and nappies organised and out of reach of little hands.

And the Vox changing unit will also help you create a timeless look, and provides much more than just a space to change your little one’s nappies. Once your child no longer needs nappies, you can simply whip off the changing top and enjoy this piece as a chest of drawers – right up until your youngster grows into a teen and beyond!

Vox Maxim Wardrobe in White

Vox Simple Customisable Baby Changing Unit

4) Vox Spot Kids Tipi Bed & Frame with Trundle Drawer

Vox Spot Kids Tipi Bed & Frame with Trundle Drawer in White

Time to say goodbye to your child’s toddler bed? If your little one is ready for a big bed, the Vox Spot tipi bed is the perfect option for kids.

Complete with a trundle drawer, you can keep all those toys safely out of sight. Or, you can upgrade it to a trundle bed, so kids can invite their new school pals around to stay the night. Either way, it’s ideal for kids who are just starting to explore their budding independence.

Since this fun frame is designed to look like a teepee, it’s also great for capturing the imagination of your child. Add fairy lights or a canopy to the frame and you’ll create the cosiest den for your little camper.

Get the look…

Coordinate this bed with other pieces from the Vox Spot range, like the 2-door wardrobe in acacia and white (below left). It will perfectly complement the tipi bed, and it’s sleek and stylish enough to grow with your child well into their teenage years and beyond.

And if you’d like to run with a theme, why not add wall art, like the Safari Mini Animal Wall Heads shown below? These adorable soft toys look like they’re peeking through the walls and add a splash of fun to any bedroom, which will make the daunting leap from cot to bed feel more exciting for kids.

Vox Spot 2 Door Wardrobe in Acacia & White

Safari Box Kids Mini Animal Wall Heads

5) Vox 4 You 4 Poster Single Bed with Adjustable Height Levels

Vox 4 You 4 Poster Single Bed with Adjustable Height Levels

If your toddler has outgrown their cot, it’s time to upgrade their nursery. And with the Vox 4 You 4 Poster Single Bed, you can make the transition easier for everyone involved.

With adjustable height levels, you can lower it to the floor, so your little one can clamber aboard easily as they grow. Plus, you won’t need to worry about any tumbles and falls in the night as your child gets used to their bigger bed.

Then once your child feels more confident getting in and out of bed, you can easily adjust the height so it’s like a regular single – which can see your child through to their teens.

Get the look…

Pair this bed with other stylish pieces from the Vox 4 You collection, like the bedside table (below left). With a timeless and understated quality, this bedside table is perfect for any age group. So there’s no need to update your little one’s room again – kids can enjoy this bedside table for many years to come.

And if you’d like to give the bed a fun twist, wrap these cotton ball lights (below right) around the frame. These lights will instantly add a pop of colour and fun into the room – so they’re perfect for kids’ rooms.

Cotton Ball Lights Forest Green LED String Lights

Vox 4 You 2 Drawer Bedside Table

Browse all Cot Beds and Nursery Furniture

Lots of our kids’ beds have matching furniture. Simply browse our cot beds or kids beds and hit ‘shop the look’. With complimentary wardrobes, dressers, and much more, you’ll find coordinating pieces to make the transition from nursery to bedroom feel like a breeze.

And with plenty of timeless and staple furnishings, you can create a bedroom that’s perfect from toddler to teen.

Got a question about our bedroom furniture? You can call me or my team on +44 (0) 1305 231231 or send us an email.


With more than 10 years’ experience in providing advice and support to parents looking for their perfect kids bed, mother of 2, Nathalie Davis is passionate about helping children develop. In her role as Director of Product Procurement at Cuckooland, Nathalie has helped thousands of parents improve their children’s sleep and sleeping habits through the beds and mattresses she sources and the articles she writes. In her spare time she teaches her Golden Retriever to be a responsible vegetarian and is often spotted sifting through clothes at her local Charity Shops.

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