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