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