Adapting a Scandinavian style is not just about aesthetics alone and it also gives an ergonomic advantage for those with a small bedroom. If you are short on space the inherent simplicity of the Nordic style its use of a neutral color palette with white being the predominant color and the shunning of unnecessary accessories and decor are indeed big advantages!
Resource Furniture’s La Literal system provides the convenience of murphy beds with a modern minimalist look. The sturdy wood and metal construction allows you to open both beds or just one bed at a time depending on what the situation calls for.
When it comes to Scandinavian bedrooms it is always curated pops of color that work best. With blue currently being the hottest hue in Scandinavian homes this is a smart way forward. Once the accent hue has run its course you can switch it out for another seasonal hotshot.
But the sliding barn door is not just about its looks alone. In fact it brings as much in terms of functionality by cutting down on wastage of space that a normal door might cause.
West Elm also makes an array of GOTS-certified organic cotton sheets and shams in fun prints and textures like an energetic Ikat and a billowy pintuck. The patterns can be purchased as a set but we think it’s a lot more fun to mix and match!
It is a great way to conceal the walk-in closet a small home office in the bedroom or a messy shelf without having to deal with the traditional doors that swing open. Many homeowners have put this to good use by using one large barn door for home workspaces and displays next to one another ensuring minimal wastage of space.
Coyuchi has made a name for itself as a go-to resource for sheets pillows pillowcases throws towels and duvet covers made of 100% GOTS-certified organic cotton. Although their collections emphasize natural colors and textures they’re anything but boring and incorporate fun touches like coconut shell buttons and diamond-weave accents.
If you’re happy with your existing bedding and just want to accent it with a few throw pillows Live Good’s 100% Certified organic line is a great option that also supports California artisans and local agriculture. Plus you can feel good knowing that all of their goods are devoid of pesticides synthetic fertilizers and irradiation.