An upholstered bench at end of bed with a cozy throw blanket for chilly nights offers a spot to remove shoes. The bed includes light blue sheets, a wool-filled white cotton down comforter and a 100-percent cotton reversible black and white duvet cover set in a classic buffalo check that offers extra warmth and comfort.
A round bed presides in the center of this princely bedroom with its tuxedo palette of black and white. Swagged curtains and a tray ceiling with multiple bandings trim the exterior of the space like layers of frosting on a cake.
Natural Light Helps Keep Bold Florals from Overwhelming the Bedroom Design
To keep the bold floral design from being too overwhelming, designers made sure that there was plenty of natural light in the space to keep it bright. Then, they added white linens and white, clean lined night stands to complete the look.
Color pops in the accessories in this girls bedroom. Black and white wallpaper with a polka dot and feather-like print adds pattern to the space. A bubblegum pink rug grounds the floor space, with two chartreuse poufs that can be used for seating.
In a black and white room, try different textures and shades of white to give the space depth and visual interest. This glam bedroom features silk wallpaper and bed linens, a sheepskin rug and a furry armchair.
The hideaway Murphy bed in this urban living space is both practical and stylish. A custom closet with recessed lighting creates a dramatic feel, and clean lines give the sleeping nook a boutique hotel vibe.
This master bedroom is complete with a beautiful view of the ocean. The large double windows let light into the space, but when it's time for bed, the padded walls and room darkening curtains seal out light and make the space the perfect place for a little "R and R."
Girls will love the extra storage space in this makeup vanity. Black and white stripes carry from the walls to the ceiling, complementing the light blue vanity. A full length mirror covers an entire wall so the girls can see their style from head to toe.
This nursery is a perfect example of how a room can rock a theme and stay sophisticated, timeless and relevant. This big boy's space will not time out through the use of bold color, dramatic pattern and mature furnishings.
Tricks of the Trade:
1. How to Balance a Bold Pattern: Make sure your colors have a weight to it that can hold up to the bold pattern. Designer Karen Wolf used bright mid tones to balance the whales and also showcase them.
2. Why Red?: The black pattern called for a "power pop". The playful and strong red color was able to shine on its own in just right amounts in the room.