The professional consultants at Compass Furniture for Kids have been steering bewildered patrons through a labyrinth of contemporary and traditional styles, finishes, and fabrics for nearly 35 years. Their kids-only outpost ensures that youthful nests avoid emptiness by filling them with furnishings from top brands, including NE Kids, Ashley, Serta, and Young America. The large showroom, which covers more than 12,000 square feet of the world, helps decorators envision the final floor plan, displaying entire sets arranged as if they were already in the home. If morning brings your kids the frustration of having to wrestle an onslaught of rebellious springs give up on bedding altogether and pledge allegiance to a sofa ($299+). Tables start at $79 and come in a variety of styles, including bedside bureaus that are great for supporting knickknacks or dream journals filled with advice for taming wild dreams.