Do not forget that small plants can add just as much interest as large ones. In this bedroom makeover from A Beautiful Mess blogger Laura Gummerman, small plants rest on a shelf above the bed, while a larger snake plant sits on a pedestal in the corner. See the full makeover (and more plants) here: For some, changing the color palette of the bedroom makes all the difference! What’s your idea of soothing? A white background dotted with candy-colored accents? Or do you like to keep it soft and simple with minimal tones? Peach is the perfect counterpart to the light blue bedding below. The combination of pastels evokes the feel of a tropical vacation.
We are always on the lookout for new decor collections and exciting furniture that transform interiors and give your home a whole new look. When it comes to contemporary bedrooms, finding a bed that is sleek, elegant and fits in with the refined aura of the room while offering ample comfort is a hard task indeed. While we were lucky enough to find many such delights at the recently concluded Salone del Mobile, today we head in a different direction as we take a look at 4 exclusive and exceptional beds from Cattelan Italia.
Reclaimed Wood Eco-conscious homeowners have shaped quite a few design trends in the last decade, and that green wave is steaming ahead with another cool addition to its ever-growing arsenal - reclaimed wood. Both an economic and eco-savvy option, reclaimed wood accent walls bring textural beauty to contemporary bedrooms that are dominated by glass, stone and concrete. Of course, these stunning accent walls seamlessly blend in with any bedroom style, and you can even expand the use of reclaimed timber in the bedroom with a custom bed, side tables or even ceiling inserts crafted from this upcycled delight.
If a foam mattress is what you decide to go with, there are several companies that are streamlining the age-old mattress-buying process with low costs, simple delivery, and no question returns. Because you should not have to lose sleep over this purchase.
Where quality is concerned, big ticket items are the most important. These are things like your flooring and furniture. Focus on natural materials like wood and stone or marble for those pieces. Trust us — it is unlikely that they will ever go out of style.
Not only do plants give your home a touch of nature and organic influence, but they also greatly increase the air quality in your home. There are several different kinds of house plants that need little care and maintenance to flourish indoors, but provide big benefits by removing harmful toxins from your air. Our list of 9 air-cleaning houseplants is a pretty good place to get started.
The latest fashion runway collections from designers in Europe and the U.S. were awash with stripes — from large, bold stripes to dainty pinstripes to everything in between. Home design collections are never far behind the runway trends, so if you have a love for stripes and contemporary style, now is the time to add some stripes to your home decor.
The reason why vessel sinks are so popular among lovers of minimalism is because they have a really clean look and their design offers no room for clutter! If you use a vessel sink in combination with wall mounted faucets, you get a great addition to an already tidy bathroom, one that assures even more space and openness.
Art is something that stays with you, and compliment both your home and personality. Take the time choosing what's right for your home, and think about where you want to hang it before purchasing.
Stripes in Yellow and Gray Small yellow accents in the gray bathroom such as a stylish stool or side table next to the bathtub in bright yellow, a gorgeous rug in mustard yellow, or even a shower curtain and a few towels in gold or canary yellow can make a huge visual impact. But you can take this a step further with a shower curtain or a tiled shower wall that ushers in bold stripes or even the chevron pattern. Instead of just blocks of yellow set against a gray backdrop, geometric shapes and even eclectic patterns can enhance the impact of yellow, even as the gray background keeps things uncluttered and urbane.