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