Making something look more expensive than it truly is does not have to cost you a fortune. Sometimes, all you have to do is be creative, and you can make anything more grandiose, like your bedroom.
Who wouldn’t love a bedroom that looks like it belongs to a high-calibre personality?
Most people would shrug of the idea of remodelling their bedroom or any room in the
house for that matter, simply because they think it would cost them a huge chunk of cash.
However, there are a few inexpensive DIY tricks you can do to create the bedroom of
your dreams. Yes. Even on a budget, you can make your bedroom look more luxurious.
To turn your bedroom into a picture perfect magazine image, here are a few tips on how
to go about the makeover.
Aim for a clutter-free bedroom
Simplicity is better when it comes to creating a luxurious looking bedroom. It is important to declutter your bedroom so it won’t look messy, and of course, to help you get a good night’s sleep. Your bedroom is not a storage room for shoes, old and unused stuff, or even gym equipment. If you want to achieve a luxurious bedroom, you have to organize your essentials by storing it on stylish shelves like the one above from by Lassen and get rid of stuff that doesn’t belong there.
Update the lighting fixture
You will have to get rid of the boob lights in the bedroom. Go with something more extravagant but isn’t too expensive, like adding a chandelier. Add a hanging light fixture like this Hübsch pendant lamp with white glass lamp shade to add a bit of drama and sophistication in the bedroom. You can basically find a good quality light fixture for €500 or even less.
Toss in some throw pillows
Transform your bedroom into the ultimate haven of comfort. And what better way to do it than to add plush throw pillows. You can also add a good quality throw blanket to the foot of the bed. This will immediately add more sophistication to your bedroom. Plus, it will help you get warmer at night too. You can get cushions for as low as €29.
Organize your closet and dresser
Anything cluttered can make any room look messy. It’s about time to reorganize your entire closet or even have a custom wardrobes made.
Sally Guest is the founder of Home Renovations Oatley, a leading interior design and construction company based in Oatley, Sydney. In her spare time, she can be found writing about design ideas and renovation tips. Aside from designs, she is also passionate about photography and enjoys a late afternoon jog.