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