White River Manor: country Bedroom by Principia Design

9 easy ways to make your bedroom look bigger

Aqeelah Bawa-Osman Aqeelah Bawa-Osman
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Modern homes and apartments often don't have the luxury of space, especially when it comes to the bedroom. But, no need to fret, these 9 easy ideas are sure to create the illusion of a spacious bedroom with a better decor, design and layout. Interested? Well, have a look at these great tips and tricks that include decorating with illumination, colours and even sunshine in mind. What better way to begin your bedroom upgrade project than with help from homify.

1. All-white decor

White furniture and decor is one of the easiest ways to create an illusion of a more spacious environment.

2. Stunning sunshine

Sunshine and fresh air will allow your interior to look and feel comfortable and elegant too. Maximise storage with a pretty window seat while you're at it.

3. Symmetrical design

Classic Bedroom Interior: classic Bedroom by Carne Interiors
Carne Interiors

Classic Bedroom Interior

Carne Interiors

Choose symmetrical design and gorgeous mirrors to draw your eye away from the fact that the room seems narrow.

4. Lovely layout

House B - House Design : eclectic Bedroom by Redesign Interiors
Redesign Interiors

House B—House Design

Redesign Interiors

You don't need to include all your furniture in one place, here we see a simple chair and coffee table, almost light a sunkissed reading nook and dressing table for those essential make-up pieces.

5. Simple sofas

White River Manor: country Bedroom by Principia Design
Principia Design

White River Manor

Principia Design

You may think that less furniture is ideal for a small bedroom, but have you considered that hotel room effect when it comes to decor. Add some simple seating and you'll have that suite like design to amaze guests and keep comfy.

6. Use the ceilings

Gabled ceilings are great for that attic upgrade. The muted palette and attention to detail is nothing less than fabulous.

7. Floor sweeping curtains

White River Manor: country Bedroom by Principia Design
Principia Design

White River Manor

Principia Design

Your decor can't go wrong with floor-sweeping curtains either and of course a chandelier that adds brilliance to the bedroom ambiance.

8. Panelled headboard

Make the most of a small wall with a panelled headboard and your bedroom will seem wider.

9. Artsy

One of the bedrooms: minimalistic Bedroom by Mason West building
Mason West building

One of the bedrooms

Mason West building

An artistic element on the wall, scatter cushions and even as decorative lamps will distract the eye from the petite bedroom. Need some more ideas? Well, here's 13 ways to transform your bedroom with wallpaper



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