It’s a puzzle so many families try to solve: how to have a kid-friendly, elegant home? Family-friendly fabrics make having it all a lot more possible!

Kid-friendly fabrics may sound like a contradiction to some, but fortunately with the multitude of indoor/outdoor fabrics this legend has now become a reality.

Indoor/outdoor fabrics are not limited to outdoor spaces. There are so many fabrics to choose from you’ll wonder why you didn’t look before. Check out these cool geometric, indoor outdoor prints:

Seaboard Day Lily

Seaboard Day lily indoor outdoor fabric

Image: Outdoorfabrics.com

Richloom Solarium Outdoor Kirkwood Palm

Indoor outdoor fabric kirkwood palm

Image: fabric.com

Slick Outdoor Coral 

Indoor outdoor fabric coral

Image: www.Calicocorners.com

Indoor outdoor fabrics don’t have to be unstylish! For a designer line, check out Trina Turk indoor outdoor fabrics she’s released. Check out some samples from her collection for Schumacher:

                                                    Santorini Print

Trina Turk indoor outdoor fabric

                                                     Arches Print

trina turk indoor outdoor fabric 2

                                                     Trellis Print

trina turk indoor outdoor fabric 3Images: www.fschumacher.com

What make these fabrics perfect for a home with children? They’re so easy to clean! You can literally whipe up any spill or accident with a cloth or a sponge for deeper stains! They come in all sorts of colors, patterns, solids, textures! Check out this indoor outdoor velvet:

                                                   Surfside Cocoa

indoor outdoor velvet                                           Image: www.housefabric.com

Add these easy-clean fabrics to any living room design or family room design to make it kid-friendly!