Styles such as coastal nautical and tropical are pretty close to one another and each one of them easily borrows from the other. Blue is a great color for all three of those themes and wall murals and decals inspired by ‘island life’ can further take the bedroom down the coastal route.
From hanging beds to hammocks you have plenty of room to improvise here and one can either pick a darker nature-centric look or a breezier ambiance inspired by the surf and the sand.
A popular misconception among design enthusiasts is that the barn door is only suitable for bedrooms with a rustic or farmhouse flair. In fact this is exactly opposite of the truth and these gorgeous wooden wonders look even more appealing when they slide their way into contemporary bedrooms.
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!
So why is the sliding feature such an important aspect of the barn door? Apart from saving space at the entrance of the bedroom it also makes for an ideal closet door that simply slides shut when needed.
One amazing feature of Scandinavian bedrooms is the neutral backdrop that they offer making it possible for you to decorate with statement pieces and sculptural additions in a truly exquisite fashion.
In fact minimalism is an inherent feature of this style making it absolutely perfect for contemporary homes that love to veer towards the minimal. But over time creative designers and homeowners have cleverly combined other styles with the Nordic approach to decorating to create a multitude of styles that brings a distinct personality to each setting.
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.