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