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March 15 2015

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Unique and Colorful Ideas for Your Bedroom Furniture

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Decorating a brand new room can be exhilarating, especially when it comes to the bedroom. If you're looking for something beyond traditional bedroom accessories, with style, color and individuality, you could consider some DIY projects or unconventional furnishing options. From fashioning your personal headboard to choosing wacky and unique end tables and painting bookcases, you can create your own personal colorful oasis.

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Put in a Hanging Closet

If you have limited space in your closet, or no closet whatsoever, an improvised solution can be simply installed. Hanging a wooden rod from two ropes in the ceiling makes a unique solution to an overcrowding problem. This will not only allow you more room to hold your clothes, you'll be adding color also. Swap out clothes from the dresser to your hanging closet to alter the look periodically.

Pick a Statement End Table

Furniture can be versatile, particularly if you're looking for a unique and fun look. Look at a statement table for the alarm clock and glass water next to your bed. A statue of your octopus or half a globe can turn a normally uninspiring part of the room, into something to look at.

Install a Custom Headboard

Their bed is the center of the bedroom. Since plenty of frames don't have headboards attached, you might consider fashioning one yourself. There are various ways to make your own headboard, some quite easy and others slightly complicated, depending on your budget and time. Probably the easiest material to work with is repurposed wood. Wood is incredibly versatile and you can stain, paint or let it sit how it is to achieve an earthy full-bodied look. You can also hang a tapestry or large work of colourful art just across the pillows.

Hang a Canopy

If you don't have the budget or time for making and installing a headboard, but nevertheless want a dramatic and fun look, you might consider a canopy. Canopies vary in all different colors, materials, degrees of opaqueness and how they can be hung. While traditional canopies hang from your four post bed and are usually sheer, you can select to hang an opaque patterned canopy in the teepee fashion for a low standing bed frame. This can also help to produce a private sleeping space for many who live in studio apartments.

Paint Your Bookcase

Bookcases certainly are a nice addition to an area with ample space. If you want a fun DIY project to include more color to a black or brown bookcase, consider painting the interior of the shelves. A rainbow look, solid color or pattern will turn any bookcase in to a truly unique piece of furniture.

Color and individuality will make any room seem like it's truly your personal. Don't be afraid to permit your personality glow your belongings. The advantage of bedroom furniture is that it can still be replaced, so you shouldn't be shy about making modifications that meet your wants and desires.

Don't be the product, buy the product!

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