Children’s night lights are simple but effective tools that restore calm to children’s bedtime routines. Many children are afraid of the dark but the soft glow of children’s night lights are enough to reassure children and banish those night time anxieties and the comfortingly glow of the light can also help soothe young child off to sleep. As most of them use low-wattage bulbs too, mum and dad will be equally comforted by the low energy consumption!
This simple low energy night light from John Lewis can either be plugged into children’s rooms or on the landing to provide a soft illumination. The LED light also has the advantage of staying cool so there is no danger of little fingers getting burnt and the light isn’t too bright. You could even use this light for when guests are staying over to help illuminate the route to the toilet! A simple, cheap and effective night light that has the advantage of being fully mobile.
The little Egg-shaped night light and room thermometer from Kiddicare is most suitable for nurseries or very young children. The gentle, warm glow changes colours to provide a relaxing and soothing effect whilst also displaying the room temperature so parents can tell if the room is too warm or too cold. A great source of comfort for small children and for their parents too!
Older children will love this adorable White Rabbit children’s night light lamp from John Lewis. The entire body of the rabbit is lit in a warm orange glow once switched on so it works perfectly as a quirky little night light to help them drift off to sleep. This bone china product makes a wonderful gift to help your little bunnies sleep peacefully.
In the same range is this Owl shaped children’s lamp from John Lewis which might just appeal to your own little owlets. Let old Mr Wise Owl watch over your slumbering babes with his comforting glow letting them know that he’s always on his guard.
Fall in love with the Dachshund Soft Glow Pet Lamp by Nubie Modern Kids Boutique. This unusual Pet Lamp emits a warm, lovable glow that makes it ideal as a night light and let’s face it, if any night light will ward off night terrors it’s this doggy lamp! He’s available in white, pink or blue and uses a low 12v bulb so he doesn’t use up much energy either! Useful AND obedient – if only all dogs were like this!
The Elmer Magic Lantern from John Lewis will light up the walls of your nursery with a projection of Elmer and his pals which slowly revolves around, providing a peaceful scene that will help lull your child off to sleep. This bright little lantern will work best atop a set of drawers or on a high shelf to project the happy scene onto all four walls.
Add a touch of enchantment with this Bramble Red Toadstool children’s lamp from John Lewis. By day it’s a pretty and colourful lamp with plenty of detail for children to explore and by night the windows and holes glow warmly, giving the impression of a snug and cosy home for the little, friendly elf. Children will be delighted and comforted by this Toadstool lamp.
An unusal take on the Toadstool Lamp is this boy’s Mushroom Ceramic Table Lamp from Heal’s featuring boy’s toys painted around the front such as an aeroplane, robot and train whilst the inside is painted blue so when it is turned on, a cool blue glow radiates from within. It’s a thoroughly modern nightlight!
This cute little creature is the SPÃ–KA night light from Ikea. It’s battery operated so fully mobile and lasts up to 5 hours fully charged. The SPÃ–KA has a colour changing glow that can be locked to just one colour if you wish. Perfect for bedside tables to provide a little reassurance in the night.
Meet Dino the Boy’s Dinosaur themed night light exclusively from PiggeryPottery. This jolly dinosaur provides a friendly face for children with his happy grin and playful, chubby cheeks. He also has fire in his belly as when you switch him on, his tummy will glow! Dinosaur mad boys will be delighted to welcome Dino into their rooms and as he only uses a 15w bulb, parents will love him too!