Horsey, horsey, don’t you stop, just let your hooves go clippety-clop….Most little girls (and quite a few little boys!) go through a pony mad phase. We set out to find the perfect accessories to create a ‘stable environment’ for your child’s bedroom.
1. Pony print teepee, Mini Eden
If you don’t want to theme your child’s whole bedroom, this pony-themed teepee is idea. Just put it up in a corner, and scoop all the model horses out of sight. It features a little window that can be opened and closed via a canvas flap and velcro. Made from durable canvas, it’s also suitable for outdoor use and comes with an integrated ground sheet. £86 from Mini Eden.
2. Pony clock, Annabel James
Ideal for older children is this pony clock with a tail that sways on the second. Made of foamalux board with nickel hands, it comes complete with battery. Made in England. £44.95 from Annabel James.
3. Pink ponies baby blanket, Becky and Lolo
Keep your baby warm and snug with this double-sided baby blanket. Feature multi-coloured ponies on a white background with a pink reverse, this thick blanket is suitable for strollers and can also double up as a play mat. £26.95 from Becky and Lolo.
4. Horses magnetic noteboard, Milly Green
This noticeboard has a white melamine surface perfect for notes, lists and reminders. It comes complete with a dry wipe black ink pen, and is perfect for homework reminders, party invites and riding lesson times. £10.50 from Milly Green.
5. Grazing horse pillow case, Charmajesty
A lovely finishing touch for an older girl’s room is this hand finished appliquéd pillow sham, with a picture of a grazing horse. Made from blue Belgian linen, it has scalloped edges and is designed in the UK. £58 from Charmajesty,
6. Hobnob rocking horse, Little Bird Told Me
Every child’s bedroom needs a rocking horse, and we love this soft version with his textured bouclé fabric body and scrunchy faux suede mane and tail. ‘Hobnob’ is the perfect first mount, guaranteed not to bite, buck or rear. Maximum recommended weight allowance is 20kg (44lbs), £115 from Little Bird Told Me.
7. Rock a Bye Baby paper bunting, Ginger Ray
This paper bunting with 14 assorted flags includes rocking horses, teddies and plain pastel colours. Great for Christening parties and birthday parties as well as decorating a bedroom. 3.5m long. £7.99, available from Ginger Ray.
8. Horse night light, White Rabbit England
This lamp lights up from the inside and shines through the bone china to give a reassuring and comforting glow at night.
Made in England by skilled craftsmen in the Staffordshire potteries, each one is hand made and had crafted so that the quality is perfect. A beautiful addition to any baby’s nursery or child’s bedroom. £75 from White Rabbit England.
9. Horse Crazy wall stickers, Becky and Lolo
Loud and eye catching, these wall stickers will appeal to horse fans of all ages. Each set contains a huge wall sticker of a horse and rider. The bright colours and assorted patterns on both horse and rider are perfect to make a statement in any child’s bedroom. The stickers won’t leave a residue on the wall, and can be repositioned if necessary. £35.99, available from Becky and Lolo.
10. Horses two drawer storage unit, Milly Green
Perfect for keeping stationery, jewellery, small toys or crayons tidy, this two drawer storage box featuring a horse design and comes in various different colours. Measures 25cm x 17cm x 17cm. £16 from Milly Green.