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