Your bedroom deserves a little extra TLC. After all, it's the one room that should rejuvenate and re-energize you for your best start every day. Consider these seven tips for creating a plush, cozy bedroom to give your room that little extra TLC it deserves.
Tip 3 Choose a Soothing Color Palette
It's no secret that a light and serene palette is an easy way to set a calming tone in a room. Creamy neutrals for a bedroom color scheme allows you to add color and depth with accent fabrics, objects, and accessories. For instance, this relaxing country bedroom boasts a wood and iron canopy bed dressed in tan plaid bedding topped with gold damask pillows layered between white striped shams and a gray lumbar pillow. A gray linen skirted bench sits at the foot of the bed on a gray bound sisal rug below a zebra cowhide rug create layers and prevent the neutrals from feeling bland. It also allows you to change the look of your bedroom just by changing out a few accessories and pillows.
A range of cool blues and greens can also create a serene, soothing and sophisticated, yet unfussy look.
Tip 4 Select Cozy, Plush Bedding
No matter what your style may be, your bedroom can be a retreat like no other with layers of comfortable blankets, duvets, and pillows. If you live in an area that experiences a range of temperatures through the year, consider dressing your bed to make the most of each season and to maximize your comfort.
Comfy, plush bedding isn't reserved for the master bedroom. Even this sweet nursery/guest bedroom is a retreat outfitted with plush bedding worthy of a King.
Tip 5 Add a Fireplace
If your fortunate enough to incorporate a fireplace into your bedroom's floor plan, the crackle, warmth, and even the woodsy aroma of a fire can be enough to lull even the most anxious minds into a state of relaxation. What a wonderful way to sit back and unwind and enjoy a relaxing evening with a great book. Be sure to consider furniture placement and your view of the fire when setting up the room's initial design.
Tip 6 Dress Your Windows