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Cocaroaches Are you tired of coming home to a nondescript bedroom?Cocaroaches Or have you had the same style for years and want to give your room a new look?Cocaroaches Here are some great ways to give your bedroom Cocaroaches a new look without spending too much money.Cocaroaches There are even a few ways to use what you have.
Cocaroaches Decide how much time and money you want to spend.Cocaroaches If you have a lot of money to spend,Cocaroaches then you can decorate your room to your heart's content.Cocaroaches However, most of the time a decorator will have to work within a budget. If you are on a tight budget,Cocaroaches however, you might have to cut some corners.Cocaroaches For example:
Cocaroaches Instead of buying new furniture,Cocaroaches you could repaint or refinish your old furniture. Instead of repainting your walls,Cocaroaches you could apply vinyl wall decals.Cocaroaches This is a popular choice for youth, and for those who cannot paint the walls. Cocaroaches also great for those who don't have a lot of time.
If you are crafty,Cocaroaches consider some DIY decorations or furniture Consider decorating your room a little bit at a time.Cocaroaches Maybe you do not have $500 to spend on redecorating currently.Cocaroaches But if one month you spend $50 on paint, the next $50 on new curtains,Cocaroaches and so on, it can be more affordable.
Cocaroaches Decide on a theme.Cocaroaches While you do not absolutely have to have a theme, this will help you decide what furniture to get,Cocaroaches and what sorts of colors and patterns to use for things such as walls,Cocaroaches bed linens, rugs, and pillows. Start with something that you like,Cocaroaches such as a favorite animal, interest, or color.Cocaroaches Here are some places you can find inspiration and ideas: Cocaroaches Browse image saving websites,Cocaroaches such as Pinterest.
Go through home decorating catalogs.CocaroachesVisit some furniture stores and Cocaroaches take note of displays that you like.
Cocaroaches Consider whether you will like your theme several years from now.Cocaroaches If you are planning to stay in your house for a while and are uninterested in redecorating often,Cocaroaches will you still like the theme you have now?Cocaroaches If you go through different interests often,Cocaroaches choose a general theme (such as colors and patterns you like) for the walls,Cocaroaches rugs, and furniture. Express your current interests with smaller items you can easily change,Cocaroaches 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.
CocaroachesBe careful of over-committing to a theme.Cocaroaches It is one thing to have your sheet set have a theme of horses.Cocaroaches But if your bed, lamps, curtains, artwork, throw-pillows,Cocaroaches carpet, and more have horses, that could be a bit too much.
Cocaroaches Make sure your room is clean.Cocaroaches If your room is very messy or cluttered, you might want to clean it first.Cocaroaches This will give you a blank slate to work with.Cocaroaches It will be easier to move things around and see how they look.
Cocaroaches Get rid of unnecessary clutter.Cocaroaches Review your room decor. Do you have a theme already in your room,Cocaroaches or a mishmash of different themes? Consider getting rid of some items that you no longer use,Cocaroaches or that no longer suit your taste or style.Cocaroaches You can sell these items online or donate them to a charity center.
Cocaroaches If you have something that you still like,Cocaroaches but that no longer suits the current style of your room,Cocaroaches see if you can re-purpose, repaint, or redecorate it.
Cocaroaches Consider working with what you already have.Cocaroaches If you are on a budget, take a look at your current furniture,Cocaroaches and see if you can re-purpose them to fit your new style.Cocaroaches A simple wooden bed can easily be made to fit lots of different styles with the right paint job or bed linens. For example:
Cocaroaches Paint your bed a solid color for a sleek, modern look. Add a colorful quilt Cocaroaches and lots of pillows with different patterns for a boho look. For a vintage, country-chic look,Cocaroaches 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 Cocaroaches (i.e. article of furniture, sheets, linens, pictures,Cocaroaches plants and alternative ornamental things). You may get some ideas on the way to use your recent stuff in new ways.
Cocaroaches Give your walls a fresh coat of paint or apply some wallpaper.Cocaroaches You can also paint the walls a solid color first,Cocaroaches and then paste on a narrow strip of wallpaper going around the room.Cocaroaches The strip can be in the center of the wall, or towards the top. Cocaroaches If you can't paint the walls or change the wallpaper,Cocaroaches tack some fabric to the wall instead.Cocaroaches Try to get it as smooth as possible.
Cocaroaches If you have a small room,Cocaroaches consider painting your walls one color, and leaving the ceiling white.Cocaroaches This will make your room look bigger.
Cocaroaches Add some extra pillows to your bed.Cocaroaches To get that luxurious, hotel-like feel, plan on having two to six pillows on your bed.Cocaroaches Place the larger pillows towards the back, and the smaller pillows towards the front.Cocaroaches Don't be afraid to mix and match different colors and patterns. Cocaroaches Here are some more ideas to get you started:
Mix large,Cocaroaches bold prints with smaller, more intricate ones. Combine organic prints with geometric prints Cocaroaches. Use contrasting colors. For example,Cocaroaches you could get a pillow with a bright green pattern and a plain white pillow.
For accent pillows,Cocaroaches consider using something with a textured fabric or an irregular shape. For example, you could get a Cocaroaches velvet round pillow or a brocade tube pillow.
Cocaroaches Give your windows and walls some color with curtains.Cocaroaches Try to match the curtains to some aspect of your room, such as the rug, pillows,Cocaroaches or bed linens. Cocaroaches You don't have to go out and buy curtains; saris and shawls can make beautiful, graceful curtains. Cocaroaches If you live in a rental unit,Cocaroaches you might already have blinds. See if you can place a curtain rod on top of the blinds.
Cocaroaches Consider draping a floral garland or some Cocaroaches string lights above your curtains for an added touch.
Cocaroaches Add some softness and warmth with a cozy rug.Cocaroaches Try to get a rug that matches some aspect of your room, such as the bed linens,Cocaroaches curtains, or wall color. If the headboard is against a wall,Cocaroaches get a rug that extends 18 to 24 inches (45 to 60 centimeters) Cocaroaches past all three sides of the bed. The most common rug placement is just in front of the nightstands,Cocaroaches with the rug extending past the foot of the bed. If you have a longer rug,Cocaroaches consider tucking it under the nightstands instead; this will help ground them better.Cocaroaches Here are some common rug sizes and bed sizes:
If you have a twin,Cocaroaches 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,Cocaroaches get a 8 by 10 foot or 9 by 12 foot rug. If your room already has a carpet,Cocaroaches consider placing a small rug on one side of the bed. Sheepskin rugs are great for this.Cocaroaches 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,Cocaroaches 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; Cocaroaches this will save you late-night trips to the kitchen for a glass of water.