With hundreds of stores across the globe IKEA has made a name for itself as a one-stop shop for affordable home furnishings. The downside to this however is that you can end up with exactly the same beds tables sofas and chairs as thousands of other people around the world.
Feeling like your bedroom could use a pick-me-up? Using white furniture is one way to brighten your space and give it a fresh new look but there’s no hard and fast rule that says you need to swap out all of your dark pieces with light ones and we definitely prefer mixing and matching over cookie cutter bedroom sets.
Rustic does not mean old and worn out and in the case of kids’ bedrooms you sure could do with some color as well to spice up the setting. Bedding and pillows offer an easy way of adding plenty of color to the rustic bedroom without actually altering the overall appeal.
Admittedly kids tend to outgrow bedroom styles colors and themes pretty quickly and hence it is best to pick a basic style that can be revamped easily down the line. The beauty of the rustic bedroom lies in the fact that it can seamlessly blend in with other styles to create fun ingenious new spaces. Here are that put many adult bedrooms to shame!
Glossy velvety reds work well in opulent bedrooms with a Hollywood Regency or chic glam style. With Valentine’s Day a month away this will also add a touch of romance to the bedroom just in time!
Handsome and sleek by day and comfortable and restful by night the Eileen Grey chaise is the best of both worlds. The no-frills stainless steel frame is airy enough to work in a small space and the repositionable cushion serves as both an armrest and a pillow.
Why build out to create an extra closet when you can find all of the storage you need underneath the bed? That’s what Cathrine and Hans Edblad did by using two MALM dressers to elevate their son’s bed adding lots of space for clothes and toys without giving up any square footage in the room.
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.