Spring is near, flowers are blooming, birds are singing and you’re looking at ways to not only become clutter free, but to redecorate your home. Below are some useful tips to creating a bedroom that is sleek and contemporary.
Contemporary style is seen in many new, modern homes. From offices to restaurants, its simple charm is appealing to the eye and can be achieved by following a few basic rules.
Blacks, whites and neutrals are often chosen with accents of bold and bright colors. Walls are generally painted a neutral tone. Black is used to define the room and helps to tie things together. A contemporary home has a fresh crisp feel to it. Best of all, It is simple and cost effective to achieve.
Accessories and Bedding
Your bedroom is a place of serenity and relaxation. In contemporary design, accessories are kept to a minimum. The pieces that are chosen should be simple in both line and form.These pieces are important to the success of the design. Accessories such as a square vase with 1 single flower and some marbles at the bottom, are a great way to add flair and personality the room.
Bamboo, zen gardens and fountains are also a great way to add to the rooms peaceful atmosphere. Bedding should be simple and inviting.
Curtains should compliment bedding and colors chosen should be warm and inviting such as reds, oranges or yellows with black furniture and accents. If you are trying to create an atmosphere that is cool and crisp, blues, purples and whites can help achieve this effect.
Less is more in modern design. Keeping things simple is the key to creating the desired look and feel to the room. Each piece stands out as individual and unique.
Lighting is a big part of any room, regardless of the decorating style. Choosing matching bedside lamps that are sleek and simple with stainless steel accents, are a great way to add a modern flare to your bedroom. Illuminate and draw attention to key features, such as a painting on the wall.
Flooring should be simple and refreshing. Smooth, clean surfaces such as light colored wood flooring, with the occasional shag throw rug are great compliments.
Avoiding intricate details and instead choosing clean, simple lines will help to achieve the desired result. Contemporary design leaves the impression of order and simplicity. Choosing vibrant pieces such as abstract art, or bold colored yet simple bedding, is a great way to turn your bedroom into the relaxing space you crave.