Asian Forest Scorpion Are you tired of coming home to a nondescript bedroom?Asian Forest Scorpion Or have you had the same style for years and want to give your room a new look?Asian Forest Scorpion Here are some great ways to give your bedroom Asian Forest Scorpion a new look without spending too much money.Asian Forest Scorpion There are even a few ways to use what you have.

Asian Forest Scorpion Decide how much time and money you want to spend.Asian Forest Scorpion If you have a lot of money to spend,Asian Forest Scorpion then you can decorate your room to your heart's content.Asian Forest Scorpion However, most of the time a decorator will have to work within a budget. If you are on a tight budget,Asian Forest Scorpion however, you might have to cut some corners.Asian Forest Scorpion For example:

Asian Forest Scorpion Instead of buying new furniture,Asian Forest Scorpion you could repaint or refinish your old furniture. Instead of repainting your walls,Asian Forest Scorpion you could apply vinyl wall decals.Asian Forest Scorpion This is a popular choice for youth, and for those who cannot paint the walls. Asian Forest Scorpion also great for those who don't have a lot of time.

If you are crafty,Asian Forest Scorpion consider some DIY decorations or furniture Consider decorating your room a little bit at a time.Asian Forest Scorpion Maybe you do not have $500 to spend on redecorating currently.Asian Forest Scorpion But if one month you spend $50 on paint, the next $50 on new curtains,Asian Forest Scorpion and so on, it can be more affordable.

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Asian Forest Scorpion Decide on a theme.Asian Forest Scorpion While you do not absolutely have to have a theme, this will help you decide what furniture to get,Asian Forest Scorpion and what sorts of colors and patterns to use for things such as walls,Asian Forest Scorpion bed linens, rugs, and pillows. Start with something that you like,Asian Forest Scorpion such as a favorite animal, interest, or color.Asian Forest Scorpion Here are some places you can find inspiration and ideas: Asian Forest Scorpion Browse image saving websites,Asian Forest Scorpion such as Pinterest.

Go through home decorating catalogs.Asian Forest ScorpionVisit some furniture stores and Asian Forest Scorpion take note of displays that you like.

Asian Forest Scorpion Consider whether you will like your theme several years from now.Asian Forest Scorpion If you are planning to stay in your house for a while and are uninterested in redecorating often,Asian Forest Scorpion will you still like the theme you have now?Asian Forest Scorpion If you go through different interests often,Asian Forest Scorpion choose a general theme (such as colors and patterns you like) for the walls,Asian Forest Scorpion rugs, and furniture. Express your current interests with smaller items you can easily change,Asian Forest Scorpion such as lampshades, bed linens, or figurines.

If you are a teen, you are likely to change interests fairly quickly. What were your passions at 13 may be different at 17.

Asian Forest ScorpionBe careful of over-committing to a theme.Asian Forest Scorpion It is one thing to have your sheet set have a theme of horses.Asian Forest Scorpion But if your bed, lamps, curtains, artwork, throw-pillows,Asian Forest Scorpion carpet, and more have horses, that could be a bit too much.

Asian Forest Scorpion Make sure your room is clean.Asian Forest Scorpion If your room is very messy or cluttered, you might want to clean it first.Asian Forest Scorpion This will give you a blank slate to work with.Asian Forest Scorpion It will be easier to move things around and see how they look.

Asian Forest Scorpion Get rid of unnecessary clutter.Asian Forest Scorpion Review your room decor. Do you have a theme already in your room,Asian Forest Scorpion or a mishmash of different themes? Consider getting rid of some items that you no longer use,Asian Forest Scorpion or that no longer suit your taste or style.Asian Forest Scorpion You can sell these items online or donate them to a charity center.

Asian Forest Scorpion If you have something that you still like,Asian Forest Scorpion but that no longer suits the current style of your room,Asian Forest Scorpion see if you can re-purpose, repaint, or redecorate it.

Asian Forest Scorpion Consider working with what you already have.Asian Forest Scorpion If you are on a budget, take a look at your current furniture,Asian Forest Scorpion and see if you can re-purpose them to fit your new style.Asian Forest Scorpion A simple wooden bed can easily be made to fit lots of different styles with the right paint job or bed linens. For example:

Asian Forest Scorpion Paint your bed a solid color for a sleek, modern look. Add a colorful quilt Asian Forest Scorpion and lots of pillows with different patterns for a boho look. For a vintage, country-chic look,Asian Forest Scorpion you could paint your bed a base color, and then add a second coat of a crackle-effect paint to get that weathered look. Make an inventory of what stuff you have already got Asian Forest Scorpion (i.e. article of furniture, sheets, linens, pictures,Asian Forest Scorpion plants and alternative ornamental things). You may get some ideas on the way to use your recent stuff in new ways.

Asian Forest Scorpion Give your walls a fresh coat of paint or apply some wallpaper.Asian Forest Scorpion You can also paint the walls a solid color first,Asian Forest Scorpion and then paste on a narrow strip of wallpaper going around the room.Asian Forest Scorpion The strip can be in the center of the wall, or towards the top. Asian Forest Scorpion If you can't paint the walls or change the wallpaper,Asian Forest Scorpion tack some fabric to the wall instead.Asian Forest Scorpion Try to get it as smooth as possible.

Asian Forest Scorpion If you have a small room,Asian Forest Scorpion consider painting your walls one color, and leaving the ceiling white.Asian Forest Scorpion This will make your room look bigger.

Asian Forest Scorpion Add some extra pillows to your bed.Asian Forest Scorpion To get that luxurious, hotel-like feel, plan on having two to six pillows on your bed.Asian Forest Scorpion Place the larger pillows towards the back, and the smaller pillows towards the front.Asian Forest Scorpion Don't be afraid to mix and match different colors and patterns.[2] Asian Forest Scorpion Here are some more ideas to get you started:[3]

Mix large,Asian Forest Scorpion bold prints with smaller, more intricate ones. Combine organic prints with geometric prints Asian Forest Scorpion. Use contrasting colors. For example,Asian Forest Scorpion you could get a pillow with a bright green pattern and a plain white pillow.

For accent pillows,Asian Forest Scorpion consider using something with a textured fabric or an irregular shape. For example, you could get a Asian Forest Scorpion velvet round pillow or a brocade tube pillow.

Asian Forest Scorpion Give your windows and walls some color with curtains.Asian Forest Scorpion Try to match the curtains to some aspect of your room, such as the rug, pillows,Asian Forest Scorpion or bed linens. Asian Forest Scorpion You don't have to go out and buy curtains; saris and shawls can make beautiful, graceful curtains. Asian Forest Scorpion If you live in a rental unit,Asian Forest Scorpion you might already have blinds. See if you can place a curtain rod on top of the blinds.

Asian Forest Scorpion Consider draping a floral garland or some Asian Forest Scorpion string lights above your curtains for an added touch.

Asian Forest Scorpion Add some softness and warmth with a cozy rug.Asian Forest Scorpion Try to get a rug that matches some aspect of your room, such as the bed linens,Asian Forest Scorpion curtains, or wall color. If the headboard is against a wall,Asian Forest Scorpion get a rug that extends 18 to 24 inches (45 to 60 centimeters) Asian Forest Scorpion past all three sides of the bed. The most common rug placement is just in front of the nightstands,Asian Forest Scorpion with the rug extending past the foot of the bed. If you have a longer rug,Asian Forest Scorpion consider tucking it under the nightstands instead; this will help ground them better.Asian Forest Scorpion Here are some common rug sizes and bed sizes:[4][5]

If you have a twin,Asian Forest Scorpion double, or full sized bed, get a 5 by 8 foot or a 8 by 10 foot rug. If you have a queen or king sized bed,Asian Forest Scorpion get a 8 by 10 foot or 9 by 12 foot rug. If your room already has a carpet,Asian Forest Scorpion consider placing a small rug on one side of the bed. Sheepskin rugs are great for this.Asian Forest Scorpion Add a nightstand with all of the necessities. This will make your bed space appear more luxurious and comfortable. Try to include a lamp, a clock, and some flowers,Asian Forest Scorpion either in a pot or vase. If you like to read, consider having a stack of books. If you tend to get thirsty at night, have a glass and a carafe filled with water; Asian Forest Scorpion this will save you late-night trips to the kitchen for a glass of water.