Whether it’s Frozen Beauty and the Beast or Snow White that your child dreams about chances are they’d love to see their fantasies come to life with a fanciful fairy tale bed of their very own.
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.
Gray is perfect in this regard as it lets your red accessories bedding or furniture shine through beautifully. Since red is such a powerful color this approach offers the ideal solution for those who want to use the color while keeping a look.
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.
Just like choosing the right gray for the bedroom picking the perfect red is an essential component of this look. No matter how small the red accents might be the shade you pick will make a big impact on the style of the room.
Also think of creative ways in which you can give the room a fun little twist with unique bunk bed designs play nooks and ladders that steal the show! Add a splash of pink and a plush rug in white to give the girls’ bedroom a touch of femininity while a minimal metallic bed frame in the boys’ bedroom gives it a cool industrial vibe. It’s all about thinking ‘out of the box’!
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.
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.