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