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