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