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Kid Zone

Kid Zone
June 2015
When furnishing the nursery, aesthetically minded mamas-to-be would do well to follow Jennifer Mathis’ lead. In creating this hip-yet-playful look, the North Charleston designer mixed kid-centric items with elevated pieces—such as graphic wallpaper and a sculptural pendant—that aim to please designophiles of all ages




Makelike “Zig Zag” wallpaper in bright blue, $150 per roll, at




Santa Monica Lattice pendant, $295, at



CR Laine “Copley” slipcover swivel chair,

$1,795, at Morris Sokol Furniture

Assorted children’s books, prices vary, at Blue Bicycle Books


Outpost Original Tibetan lamb pillow, $199 at Lyndon Leigh




Ti Amo “Moderna” crib in snow white, $370, at Baby Bloomers

Jennifer Mathis

Who she is: The owner of Blue Bowl Interiors, a firm known for creating colorful, down-to-earth designs

Where you’ve seen her work: Better Homes & Gardens and Charleston magazines

On what inspired this look: “I’m so often inspired by nature. The trees on the wallpaper and the natural woven pendant set the tone for a little person to connect with the outdoors, too.”

Find her at: www.