The traditional school desk with a lift top lid is a classic design which has stood the test of time. Aimed predominantly at infant and preschool kids aged 3 to 7, they’re an ideal first desk. And, although sharing the same inspiration, there are a few alternative designs to choose from.
Premier Housewares Childrens Desk and Stool Set – this basic design has a flip top lid, concealing a large storage area, and a matching bench. This desk also comes in a choice of colours: natural, white, pink and blue. W55 x D49 x H57 cm. Bench height 30 cm. £42.47 – £52.99 from amazon.co.uk
Pintoy Desk – also made from rubberwood but the desktop is less slanted than the one above. There is also a slight indent tray at the top for storing pencils. 55 cm high x 60 cm wide. £110.99 from amazon.co.uk
Pre-School Desk – junior desk with round wooden legs and painted top with hinged lid. Available in white and pink. W56 × D47 × H70 cm. £95 from vertbaudet.co.uk
Wooden Children’s Desk And Stool – a minimalist style desk with lift-up lid and matching chair. The desk and seat are plywood and the frames are black painted steel. W57 × D45 × H70 cm. £475 from notonthehighstreet.com
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