Like something right out of the pages of a storybook this handsome Hansel and Gretel bed does double-duty as both a playhouse and sleepspace. The Gingerbread Cottage Bed‘s intricate hand-painted details can even be customized to match your current decor.
Calmer reds with a matte finish are apt for rustic vintage or traditional bedrooms and look lovely when paired with natural wooden textures. Find a compromise between the shades you love and the style you desire for a bedroom that you’re comfortable with.
While the Arch White Wardrobe‘s styling is decidedly classic cottage its bright white finish gives it a fresh modern look. With five roomy drawers and a large cabinet for shoes bags or bedding it’s great for any bedroom that could use a little more storage than just a dresser.
Think of rustic style and the first thing that comes to mind are large logs and rough wooden surfaces that define the walls and the ceiling. While such a look is not natural for most modern homes you can give your kids’ bedroom a special makeover by adding a few beams to define the ceiling and add warmth to the room.
DIY diva AngieintheThickofIt took some plywood and old dressers and turned them into this pretty and practical daybed for her kids. By making it taller than most typical bed frames she was able to incorporate ample cabbies and drawers as well.
Plus there are all kinds of options available regardless of whether you’re a fan of country cottage or more of a modernist maven. Flip through our gallery for a roundup of our favorites!
You may even choose to repaint your existing pieces DIY-style. If you need a little inspiration to get started hit the jump for our gallery of white furniture finds to get the design juices flowing.
In case you already have a bedroom clad in gray adding a bit of red to it becomes a pretty simple task. But for those starting out fresh pick an elegant shade of gray that will serve you well across the changing seasons.