While it is typically frowned upon to have your Christmas lights up after the holidays, the strands of white bulbs can provide you with another amazing source of light for your outdoor room. This Bohemian-style patio incorporates the fun lights, giving the area a relaxed ambiance.
Peacock feathers were the inspiration for the Christmas tree and decorations in rock star Dee Snider's home. Metallic shades of blue and green with gold accents can be found on the tree as well as the wreaths, stockings and staircase garland.
Hanging curtains is an inexpensive and easy way to create a temporary wall — perfect for renters and anyone else whose neighbors are a bit too close for comfort. Flowing, gauzy fabric softens this patio while adding privacy.
The DIY coffee table is made from a broken clock face transformed into a live edge table with hair pin legs. A white ship lap accent wall creates a white on white texture display with the unbleached macrame fiber art. A large leather sectional is decorated with a mix of patterned pillows and throw blankets. Wicker baskets provide decorative storage.
“To create a warm, soft and romantic glow, I used pillar candles in a few spots on this front porch. The candlelight offers just the right amount of lighting, not to take away from the breathtaking view of the sunset over the hillside vineyard,” says designer Miyuki Yamaguchi. “Use battery-operated pillar candles — they’re a much safer option to enjoy from dusk till dawn,” she adds. The natural flame look is a perfect fit for the bohemian style of the decor.
A bohemian-style red and pink bedroom is topped with vibrant red fabric for a dramatic tented ceiling. Joanna Smith-Ryland, a fabric, curtain and patchwork designer in England, installed a solid hook at the center to secure the fabric and used a large “rose” to cover the inevitable hole at the center.
A mix of furniture creates a fun and inviting bohemian style in this reading nook space. A bright and bold striped rug features vivid red and pink hues, standing out against neutral tones and light pillows. A striped arm chair and backless bench offer a mix of seating and add intrigue to the design.
A black bed frame and white duvet make a chic combination in this girls' room, promising to grow with the teen even into college. Colorful pillows not only allow her to easily try out new styles, but their bohemian flair also perfectly complements the nod to Paris on the wall.
Black and white arrow-printed wallpaper sets the tone for this eclectic, mature nursery. A turquoise, over-dyed rug brings a playful pop of color to the neutral space. Scandinavian-style furniture is both sleek and gender-neutral.