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