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Turn Your Bedroom Into a Space You’ll Love

May 18, 2023

Furniture essentials

Making your bedroom a cosy, inviting space starts with the basics – furniture. Before you add the special touches that make your room feel like ‘you’, you need to make sure the main components are in place. You’ll want furniture that is both practical and eye-catching; pieces that reflect your personal style while also meeting your needs.

The most important items to consider when furnishing the bedroom are a bed, a dresser, and bedside tables. A bed should be comfortable but size might be limited in a smaller space. For a dresser, look for something with enough drawers for all your needs and remember to check that it fits in the space. Your bedside table should be big enough to hold the essentials, such as books and an alarm clock, and is also the ideal spot for a small lamp. Check out Living Emporium’s range of beautiful and functional bedside tables.

Accessories for a personal touch

Once you’ve got the basics in place, it’s time to add that unique touch that makes the room feel like it’s truly yours. This could mean adding a piece of wall art or decorative rugs to the floor. Plants are also a great way to add life and colour to your bedroom, while adding an element of freshness. Pick pieces that complement the colours already in the room, such as a bright green plant in an otherwise neutral palette. Other accessories such as lamps, throws, and wall hangings can also help personalise the space while adding warmth and light.

Relaxation and comfort

Your bedroom should be your place of rest and relaxation. A large rug on the floor not only adds colour and texture, but also adds a cosy element to the room. Soft curtains and comfortable, soft bedding coupled with ambient lighting will create the ultimate chill space. Lastly, the addition of a comfortable chair or reading nook will give you a snug place to curl up with a book and escape the day. 

With these simple ideas, you can turn your bedroom into a relaxing retreat.