Is your bedroom so boring that you’re falling asleep? Want to mix (and match) things up?
Don’t feel like you have break the bank to redo your bedroom. All it takes is some creativity when it comes to your bedding sets.
1) pick your bedding set
A nice bedding set is a great way to start. You might be thinking wait, you’re trying to get away from a boring bedroom! Remember: just because you bought it as a set doesn’t mean it has to stay that way.
It’s a good idea to keep colors neutral. It makes it easier to mix and match different items later. You can go for something more colorful and intricate but stick to a particular color scheme. This will make it
A simple white quilt set is clean, classic, and probably the easiest set to mix and match with. You literally can do no wrong with solid colored bedding. This route may seem unexciting, but the options for decoration are endless.
Still think it’s a little too boring for you? Not to worry. This grey chevron comforter set brings a pattern into the mix. It makes things a bit more lively but keeps the colors cool. When introducing a pattern you have to be more conscious of the other items you want to introduce. Crazily patterned pillows might look eclectic on a plain set but haphazard on a patterned one, even a simple pattern like this.
Don’t feel like keeping your colors cool? That’s okay too. It’s important that your bedroom captures your personality. This jungle-inspired duvet cover is far from plain but even a bedding set as busy as this can be mixed and matched when the mood hits you. So don’t stay from a printed bedding set that you love, even the wildest patterns can be easily updated.
2) select your sheets
Now that you’ve got your bedding set, it’s time to mix things up. If you went for something simple, add some color and pattern to the room with aqua and white trellis print sheets. It brightens the room but still feels classy. Introducing a touch of color with a pattern will keep the room from feeling flat or too one-tone.
If you decided on neutral patterned comforter, a bright yellow sheet looks great with greys and brings in a fun pop of color. Because the comforter already has a print, we recommend sticking to solid colored sheets. The brightness of the yellow in this set will bring the room to life while the patterned of the comforter brings the texture.
You have to be careful with something like the colorful jungle duvet from earlier. Try matching the colors you find in the comforter to the sheets. For example, this cotton red set brings out the red in the jungle print. Even though red isn’t the predominant color of the bedding, this mix-up still matches perfectly. When you have a bold pattern make sure you stay within the same color family when mixing and matching. Look for background colors in the pattern you picked and choose one of those to accent the space.
Yes, just like you can accessorize your outfit, you can accessorize your bedroom as well. A cozy throw that comes in a variety of neutral colors makes the room feel more luxurious and gives you an added level of warmth when needed. Some fun, decorative throw pillows bring color and personality to the room.
Your bed is set but things don’t stop there. Tackle the rest of your room with these tips in mind and transform your space.