Black is not the first color that comes to mind when planning a palette for a child's room, but we like it as an accent color in this roundup of kids bedrooms.
Above: A child's bed painted glossy black; photo via French by Design.
Above L: A black painted wall in a Brooklyn bedroom inhabited by Jenna Lyons' son; photo by Melanie Acevedo. Above R: Jan Eleni's solution to her client's son's obsession with Batman includes a spooky photo mural.
Above: A half-black wall in a boys room via A Merry Mishap.
Above: A lofted kids room with a black-painted floor via Ideas to Steal.
N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on October 27, 2011.