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