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