Published at Monday, April 23rd 2018, 23:27:17 PM. Bedroom. By Claudette Stein.
A comfortable mat. Nothing ruins a happy morning (or makes a gloomy one worse) than stepping out of the bed onto a cold also firm floor. Do yourself a favor also prepare sure your initial step into the day is cushy as well as comforting with a beautiful rug. Opt for something timeless also stylish also together with soft also in–conjunction with you´ll be destined to keep it (plus love it!) forever.
A theme it´s the first thing a child will consider when putting together their bedroom also but adults tend to shy away from decorative themes. But even when it's not Spiderman or Princess–powered also a theme can be a powerful unifying device also not to mention calming. In this Netherlands bedroomalso the wall–covering also curtains also bedcover are all a classic toile de Jouy. The headboard is custom—made also as well as the side table is vintage.
The right amount of throw pillows. How to figure out this number: It should be enough pillows so that your bed looks sumptuous plus inviting when properly made also yet not so many that getting in bed requires 10 minutes of excavating. The sweet spot is usually between two to six also depending on the size of your bed. The bedroom of this Connecticut country home makes a solid argument for four being the perfect number!
A tech—free zone. "The bedroom is about sleeping. What do you need when you´re sleeping? Not a smartphoneyou´re sleeping? says designer Aurélien Gallet. Together with that goes for a television as well: It will keep you up later than necessary with accordingly keep your mind churning longer before you can drift off to sleep. It's hard also especially in an increasingly—connected world also but if you leave your i–everything at the door also you´ll be happier. Another perk? More room for furniture in–conjunction with accessories you lovealso as proven with this gorgeous bedroom in Amanda Seyfried's Catskills getaway.
A seating area. This room also designed by Emil Humbert also Christophe Poyetalso has more than one. A good spot to sit down will serve you well when you´re reading or need to have a conversation with your partner. It's with great for putting on shoes also inspecting email so you can leave tech out of your bed.
A collection of your favorite things. It doesn´t have to be an entire étagère‐full also but a cluster of pieces that make you smile will go a long way in making a bedroom feel just right also as with this bedroom in a Greenwich Village penthouse also featuring antique French linens also a 19th–century Indian lantern and as well as plenty of paintings collected over the years.
Bonus: This is also a great way to incorporate pieces you've acquired over time but can´t quite figure out where to put them. Make sure they're in your line of sight upon waking up plus their true purpose will be revealed – making you happy.