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Soft Seats for Little Ones to Lounge in Comfort

excited kid having fun, sitting on yellow bean bag at home

Who doesn’t love a super-soft seat with plenty of cushioning? Whether you’re trying to outfit your child’s bedroom, a playroom or even a preschool classroom, a soft seat can make a space more inviting. Soft seats can also serve as comfy booster seats, giving children easier access to their desks or your homeschool table. Check out our top picks for giving tots a cozy place to pop a squat.

Parents will appreciate that this soft kids’ seat has a washable and removable cover. The 12.6 by 12.6 dimensions and 3.1-inch thick depth make this easy to keep in the car or put in a bag.

This large, soft kids’ seat is ideal for kids from two to six years of age and can support up to 60 pounds. It’s lightweight enough that you can move it from room to room with ease.

This soft kids’ seat also features two straps to help keep it securely in place. The 12.6-inch square length and 3.1-inch depth give children plenty of cushioning while still being travel-friendly.

Six of these soft kids’ seats are crescent-shaped while the taller cylinder seat is designed with teachers in mind. All of the seats can be easily cleaned with soap and water.

This cute soft kids’ seat is available in two gender-neutral hues of green and purple. It comes with a cushion insert that is 3.9 inches thick. The pillow measures 33 inches in diameter.

Expert Commentary

Soft seats are a great way to give kids a spot to retreat to when they need a break or when they just want somewhere comfortable to sit and read a book. The picks here offer a great variety that are excellent for a range of needs, whether you’re a parent looking for seats for home or a teacher looking for options for your classroom.

Our Expert Consultant

Melissa Spurling

Melissa holds a doctorate in pharmacy and is a home educator, co-teaching a high school chemistry class and a primary school class. Having taught two of her own children to read, write and traverse Singapore Math, Melissa has spent hundreds, if not thousands of hours researching and testing curriculum.


About The Author

Dorian Smith-Garcia

Dorian Smith-Garcia is a bridal and beauty expert/influencer and the creative director behind The Anti Bridezilla. She is a diverse writer across beauty, fashion, travel, consumer goods, and tech. When Dorian’s not writing she’s collecting stamps in her passport, learning new languages, or spending time with her husband and daughter.


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