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