For most of us, our bedroom is something of a retreat. It is the one room in the house you can go to and know that you will get some peace and quiet. So, it is a room you really should invest a bit of time and money in. Here are a few tips and tricks you can use to create a feeling of luxury, without necessarily having to spend a fortune to do so.
Always buy the best bed linen you can afford. Retailers like jdwilliams.co.uk sell a good selection of high thread count bedding sets at affordable prices. The better quality your linen is, the more luxurious your bedroom will look.
Focus on the bed
In any bedroom, the bed is the focal point. It is the biggest item in the room and is usually positioned in a spot that draws your eye the moment you walk in. So, it needs to look right.
A padded headboard
Try to make it look as nice as possible. Installing a large statement headboard is a great way to lift a bed from ordinary status to special. The padded type looks particularly good. Plus, there is the added benefit that they are extremely comfortable, especially if you like sitting up and reading in bed.
Add some cushions
When not in use, decorate the bed with a few extra cushions. For these choose luxury fabrics that blend in with the way your bedroom is decorated.
Sort out the lighting
If your bedroom lighting currently consists of a dull bulb hanging from the center of the ceiling, it really is time to update it. Bringing your bedroom lighting up to date will make the room look a lot better. Plus, at the same time, you can make it a more comfortable place to spend time. For example, installing dimmable lighting will enable you to create exactly the ambiance you want. If you are not an electrician, take a look at this way of installing dimmable lighting without having to do anything special to the wiring.
Get the artwork right
Hanging a nice piece of artwork on the wall above the bed will also help. Choose something that blends in with the color scheme and theme of your bedroom.
A nice chair and footstall
If you have enough space, consider buying a comfortable upholstered chair to put in one of the corners. Adding a matching footstall will make it even more comfortable. Doing this helps to make your bedroom look and feel a bit like a five-star hotel room. That is why adding a chair can help the room seem more luxurious than it actually is.
Keep your bedroom tidy
No matter how luxurious the décor and bed linen is, if your bedroom is not tidy, it is going to look scruffy. So, try to include plenty of storage in your design and get into the habit of using it.
Matching bedroom furniture
Try your best to buy bedroom furniture that matches. When everything in the room blends together properly the room always looks far better.
If you have enjoyed reading this post and are looking for more bedroom décor inspiration you can find some here. This is a link to a post I wrote a while back when I was planning out my own master bedroom.