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