I have a child that does not understand the concept of going down stairs. He also moves FAST these days, so baby proofing has become a priority. I started to research baby gates, and after being underwhelmed by google, I turned to pinterest and found some great ideas I've posted below. Stay tuned because I think I might be creating a version of the first gate:
I would opt for something less Mediterranean for our home, but I like the idea of using an iron gate:
This little barn door was popular on pinterest. It's so cute, I see why.
This is probably the simplest route to take and the most conspicuous, so we might end up with this: