It’s cold outside, so it’s only natural that you want to make your bedroom as warm and cozy as possible. Of course, when it comes to adding comfort, many of us make the mistake of thinking that it will cost a fortune. Luckily, however, that’s not the case, so even if money is tight, you can still give your room a boost of coziness.
To help you create the warmest bedroom ever, we’ve rounded up all the best ideas to share with you, here:
Wave goodbye to white
Many of us make the mistake of thinking that for a super cozy room, white is the way to go. White is ideal for making a room appear larger, but when it comes to coziness, it’s not the best option. Warm tones of pastel yellow, gray, and powder pink are all ideal for making a room feel warmer and more comfortable.
If your walls are white, and you can’t afford to repaint them, that’s okay. Instead, focus on the accessories, like curtains, rugs, lamps, and bed linen, and invest in new designs that are warmer colored.
Adjust the lighting
There’s nothing that takes away the coziness of a space quicker than harsh, overhead lighting. Switch to a lower wattage light bulb or install a dimmer switch, to give the room a softer glow of light. You’ll find that soft lighting will enhance the look of the space, making it feel warmer and more inviting.
Invest in a couple of cozy rugs
Whether your bedroom flooring is carpet or hardwood, adding a couple of rugs is ideal for boosting the sense of warmth. Not only will stylish rugs, such as a faux fur designs, add warmth, but also style and comfort.
The best thing about using rugs to add warmth, style and comfort is the fact that they don’t have to be expensive. Okay, so some rugs can be incredibly pricey. But if you shop the sales and visit discount home stores, you can find some incredible deals.
To add style, it doesn’t have to be the real deal, it just needs to look good. So wherever you buy from it doesn’t matter, just as long as the rug you pick works well with the rest of the decor.
Focus on the bed
As well as looking cozy and comfortable, the bed needs to feel nice and warm. If your mattress is old, it may be uncomfortable. However, replacing it with a new one can be incredibly expensive. A good alternative is a mattress topper, these aren’t too expensive, but can make a big difference to how comfortable your bed feels.
Along with a mattress topper, treat yourself to some new sheets – opt for high-quality designs, like these Martex sheets. If you want to be comfortable, it’s important to be sheets that are well designed, so don’t skimp when it comes to your linen.
Top the bed with a feather duvet, simple bed linen, cozy throws and statement pillows. When creating a bedroom that’s beautifully warm and cozy, you can never have too many blankets. Opt for throws and pillows in a mixture of textures and designs, to give your room an extra boost of style.
When it comes to making your bedroom cozier, it’s important to realize that it doesn’t have to be expensive. If you’re smart about what you buy, you can create a beautifully warm bedroom on a small budget.