Natural wood building blocks and toys from Houtkappers. The Toby Balance Bike by Pedersen+Lennard.

This summer let your child’s playground be the great outdoors! In the latest #SummerIssue DECO Kid selected the trendiest summer must-haves, here are 10 more to add to your list…

1. The Trilby Hat
Don’t go anywhere without the coolest and sun-wise fashion accessory for your little one. R249, Country Road

2. Natural Sunscreen
Possibly the most important factor to consider is sunscreen. Don’t let sunburn put a dampener on summer fun. R119, Oh-Lief


3. Timber See-saw
Bring the playground home to make the most of the holidays with your very own see-saw. R1 809, Clever Little Monkey

4. Moisturiser
For the most effective moisturiser, rely on Epi-max Junior to have smooth, supple, summer skin (perfect for mums too!). From R54, Dischem


5. Leather Shoes
Hand-made leather shoes are durable, sustainable and oh-so stylish. R229, Froki

6. Raising Superheroes
The Real Meal Revolutions official kids cookbook will give you all the information you need to raise a superhero. R338, Exclusive Books


5. Beaucience Baby Products
Keep it natural with the baby range of toiletries and products from Beaucience. From R34, Beaucience

6. La-Boos Bamboo Cutlery Set
Keep even mealtimes green, with 100% eco-friendly bamboo crockery and cutlery. R399, Faithful to Nature


7. Lego Man Book-Ends
Stretch the imagination with giant Lego Men for bookends. R699, Big Kid

8. Onesie Wear
Suite up in hipster, natural cotton onesies. Or design your very own print! From R99, Kid Got Style



Read our interview with designer mum Sarah Ord to get great tips and inspiration. To stay up to date on the latest little trends, read our #DECOKid page in every issue. Find this seasons trendiest buys on page 56 of the #SummerIssue.

coverThe Summer Issue edition of ELLE DECORATION South Africa is on shelves now at your nearest magazine retailer. Featuring festive eats, cooling cocktails and all your must-have outdoor décor ideas, it’s your breezy summer respite. Pick up your copy today – across South Africa wherever magazines are sold – and tell us what you think on Twitter @Elle_Deco, sharing your #SummerIssue #DECOselfie