Committing to red in the bedroom need not be a choice that you’re stuck with despite changing color trends and seasons. Interchangeable accents allow you to bring in red without much effort or fuss.
Luckily a community of resourceful folks across the internet have been proliferating the notion that IKEA pieces are merely building blocks to help you create unique furniture customized for your home. There are some especially useful IKEA hacks for the bedroom – from storage beds to embellished night stands to plush window seats. Read on to see a roundup of our favorites.
Its elegant FSC-certified frame boasts a white textured lacquer finish and comes with three reversible drawers that can be installed to open from either the right or the left side of the bed for your convenience.
If you’re looking for a daybed that doesn’t scream “I’m a bed!” BoConcept’s fusion sofa is an elegant and discreet choice. Available in several different fabrics and leathers its reconfigurable armrests let you change it into a bed a chaise a sofa or lounge seating as desired.
IKEA’s cookie cutter RAST dresser can be found in thousands of bedrooms around the world but we could hardly recognize it after Style Me Pretty was through with it! Can you believe how they were able to transform it with just a little gold hardware a coat of white lacquer paint and some gold leaf?
With its simple but visually arresting frame the Palu Bayview daybed is a statement-making piece that would work just as nicely in a modern setting as it would in a more country cottage room. Its geometric floral pattern gives the bed a unique touch while an optional trundle allows for an extra houseguest to stay the night.
Instead of heavy wooden elements and weathered surfaces opt for more modern decor and accessories. Add a reclaimed bedside table or a wooden headboard that makes a big statement in the modern room. The important thing here is to keep the color palette warm and earthy and the bed frame rustic while adding a few modern touches to the room.
If you have small children you likely shouldn’t show them this amazing bed fort because they probably won’t leave you alone until you build them one of their own. Designed by Gisela Vidallé the Little Forest House as she calls it is based on the KURA bed but slightly altered and wrapped in MDF with wood veneer. Download the plan for this delightful mini dwelling here.