This is a guest post by Mark Justine De Mesa who is a freelance writer and Filipino blogger and is currently writing and blogging about SAP Philippines.
Comfort is what comes to our minds when we hear the word bedroom. A good bedroom should be cozy at all times. At the end of a long and tiring day, we want nothing better than lying down on our bed – it is our personal sanctuary. However, if you feel that your bedroom lacks that special something, then it is time for you to change the decorations in your room. Perhaps, it needs a little lift to bring back to its natural state. It does not matter if you are living in a condo in Manila or any other condominiums in the Philippines, there is no reason for you not to give attention in your bedroom.
Decorating a bedroom can sometimes be a challenge. Obviously, you do not want to commit costly mistakes. It needs a careful planning and approach on what you want to have on bedroom to achieve a desirable outcome. If you are not sure about decorating your bedroom, then you ought to refer to these tips below.
5 Lavishly Amazing Ideas To Decorate Your Bedroom
1. A comfortable rug
One way or another, rugs are useful in your room. It does not just add beauty, but it also helps you get out of your bed without stepping onto a cold, hard floor. It gives a comforting feeling to your feet. There are actually different kinds of rugs. They differ in shapes, sizes, texture, and colors. Whichever you think that would fit perfectly in your room, then you probably would like to have one. Moreover, if you already have a carpet, consider layering it with a small rug by the bed to make it more appealing.
2. A Theme
If you think that your bedroom is dull, lifeless and boring, then you better think of a theme. Of course, you do not need to get overboard with it. Just think about what you want to do with your room that would make it livelier than before. If you are a minimalist, then you have to make sure that your theme would also bring life to your room. But if you want to have more decorations or furniture in your room, then make sure it will not contradict with each other. Perhaps, you can create drama through having a moody wall paint, a dramatic chandelier, or even an oversized gray headboard. Creating a theme can be a powerful unifying device, not to mention calming.
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3. The right amount of throw pillows
Throw pillows are not just designed to add beauty to our room, but it also gives comfort whenever we use it. Throw pillows are useful especially when your friends are planning for a sleepover. However, too much throw pillow in your room is also not a good idea. It will ruin the design and will look crowded in your room. To figure out the number, it should be enough pillows so that your bed will look sumptuous and inviting when properly made. You can have between two to six pillows depending on the size of your bed. We have recently discovered that bamboo pillows are extremely good for comfort and are becoming increasingly popular. You can find these online from sites like The Dozy Owl!
4. A place to sit (that is not the bed)
As we all know, the bed is design for sleeping. And if you think that it is just fine to sit on your bed, then you better think again. There is an appropriate furniture that fits that purpose. Perhaps, you can have a couch or a chair beside your bed. With this, you will be able to sit whenever you can without ruining your bed. A good spot to sit down will serve you well when you are reading a book or need to have an in-depth conversation with your family and friends – but not the bed. Having couches or chairs in your room is a great help especially when putting on shoes, or checking emails so you can leave tech out of your bed. Moreover, this is also one way to keep your bed neat and clean.
5. Tech in sight
Your bedroom is used for sleeping, resting and anything you want to do to make you feel comfortable. That only means you should not have or do anything that would make you feel stressed out. This includes having a television and gadgets in our room. Whether you realize it or not, these things can make us feel tired of watching or reading bad news and other things that give us a negative vibe. That means, if you want to have a good rest, then you better take away these gadgets. You can have these things in the living room where you can have your entertainment done. You could also consider furniture that doubles up as a pillow and an iPad holder for bed. If you were to remove all technology but your iPad, it may be worth considering one of these as you can use it to sleep on as well as supporting your tablet if your arms get tired.
Summing It Up
Although there are times that thinking about what you want to do with your home can be a little bit tricky, if you found the relevant piece or touches, then you can definitely have and achieve a desirable outcome for your bedroom.