Bring the Bling In! Touch Of Gold For Your Home Decor

Everything that glitters in your home can be gold! Yes, here we are to talk about adding the ever classy gold in your home decor. Little bit of bling in a home interior (furnitures, soft furnishes, accessories) of neutral shades can instantly dazzle up the entire space, making it look classic and extravagant. You can use little touch of gold in colorful interior as well.

Below are the various ways of bringing in the bling in your home decor. Let’s have a look at them.

 

1. Let your gallery wall stand out and shine 

We all know by now that the most common and easy way to decorate your home is to create a gallery wall, right? How about adding lil shimmer to the wall as well. Go for golden photo frames. Let your gallery wall shine and grab as much attention of your friends, family and you.pinkandlimesource 

2.  Stain your favourite piece of furniture in gold

Furniture with golden base are very much in trend nowadays. Do not feel low if you can’t afford to replace your furnitures for now. Glam up your old furniture with the touch of gold with just a can of golden spray paint. Spray paint the legs of your coffee table, stools, old console, dining table and chairs etc. in gold and let your home sparkle. But, do not overdo. Go for just one or two furniture for a refreshing contemporary look.Golden leg stool for gold accent home decor - Bring The Bling In! Touch of Gold For Your Home Decorsource Golden framed coffee table for gold accent home decor- Bring The Bling In! Touch of Gold For Your Home Decorsource 

3. Throw some shimmery golden cushions for instant bling 

If you don’t want to overdo or make much effort on adding gold to your home decor, we have the most easy and instant way for you. Just squeeze in some shimmery, golden cushions and throw pillows with the rest on the lounge or bed and you are done. Too simple, isn’t it?!Golden cushions to add Bling to home decor- Bring The Bling In! Touch of Gold For Your Home Decorsource 

4. Pick up some of those sparkling golden accessories 

The best way to add lil bling to your home decor without much effort is to add golden accessories. Golden miniatures, artifacts, vases, golden plated candles etc. are some of the easy available items you can add to the space.Do not overfill the space with too much of these accessories. Keep it less and classy.unnamedsource m_5b669eec7ce4source 

5. Dazzle up with golden framed starburst mirrors

Undoubtedly, mirrors are a great way to enhance your home decor. Starburst mirrors with customised golden frames against black, white, grey, blue, red and almost every color wall will surely raise the style quotient of your home.Gold framed mirror for golden accent home decor- Bring The Bling In! Touch of Gold For Your Home Decorsource 

6. Illuminate your home  with touches of gold

Let your home sparkle against the lights by staining the lamp stands and chandeliers in ever shimmery gold. You can buy golden accent lamps, candle stands, chandeliers or you can do-it-yourself with just a can of golden spray paint.

Inspiring enough huh?! ☺How are you gonna add the ever sparkling gold in your home decor? Share with us in the comments below! 🙂

 

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Make your Outdoor Space Feel Like Home

How about having one more room in your home which can act like an evening or weekend getaway? Sounds amazing right! Well, utilizing your outdoor space becomes particularly more important when you call a small space as your home.

These outdoor spaces can be particularly used as a dining room, reading corner or relaxation space. Aren’t you always cribbing about not having enough space for these areas in your home? If yes, then follow these simple ideas and make that balcony, backyard or terrace feel like an extension of your home.

Define your outdoor room

Before you hit the road to shop for the decor, ask yourself what will be the purpose of this room? Whether you want to use it as a dining room or living room? Do you want it to be a space where you can relax under the sun or would you want to use for your morning cup of coffee? In short, define the purpose of the room.

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Uncover the problems

Every outdoor space comes with some issues like too much of sun light, lack of privacy or an ugly view. Try to find solutions to these problems and fix them first. There might be a possibility that your outdoor space doesn’t allow much change. In such a scenario, plants can do wonders if you know how to use them to your advantage.

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Use attractive lighting

Attractive lighting has the capability to completely transform your outdoor patio. It can work wonders if you are looking at creating a small party area in the outdoor space.

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Layer your furniture

Your outdoor room isn’t different from the indoor space. Just like your indoor rooms adding layers to the outdoor furniture can add colour and comfort to the space. For instance, adding the right cushions to your outdoor benches will ultimately make you want to sit on them. Keep on adding the layers gradually. Don’t think about making it right in the first time. Take your time!

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Add natural touches and soft furnishings

Never ignore the fact that your outdoor room is actually outside, so make sure to add the natural touch to your decor. Try to add baskets of flowers, containers and planters to your plan. Both, plants and soft furnishings add tenderness to the hard edges you might have outside. It is important to choose the right fabrics while choosing your outdoor furnishing. They require a lot of care and attention as they are exposed to changes in temperature, dirt and other unwanted things which might spoil their look.

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Do try these easy steps and tell us in the comments how you changed the look of your outdoor space.

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Save Some Penny With The Budget Friendly Decor Ideas For Your Home

Home decoration is not much influenced by price tags. Even something inexpensive becomes a splendid decoration if used smartly in an unusual and original way. Budget friendly low cost decoration not only saves your penny, but also gives a space personal feel, making your home more cozy and inviting!

If you are one of those who don’t like to spend much on home decor yet seeks a well decorated home, here are few budget friendly decor ideas for you. Let’s take a look!

Priceless family gallery wall

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The most easy and popular decor element is at top in the list – The Gallery Wall! You don’t need to display those costly arts of some famous artists when you are looking for a budget friendly decor. Nothing can beat the family photos. Create a family gallery wall by displaying pictures of everyone in the family. It’s priceless!

Go bold with colors

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Color is the most effective and simple way to revamp any space. If you want your home to be more dynamic and vibrant, opt for bold colors. Mix different shades and use different patterns and textures to make the space stand out. Strip, swirl, wave! 

Artistic framed mirrors

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Mirror is the most versatile and inexpensive decor solution. You can use them in almost any space of the house. To add an artistic feel to the space, go for framed mirrors. Choose from a variety of shapes, styles and design available. Framed mirrors can be an extravagant display piece.

Illuminate your decor with budget friendly candles

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I just love decorating with candles! They look great when placed in group of four or five candles of different heights on a coffee table. Place them in a regular or irregular pattern on console, dining table, side table etc. The trick is – the larger the surface the larger candles should be. You can place them in glasses or mason jars too!

Add new life to the old ones

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The best way to add something fresh and new to a room is to repurpose an old piece of furniture instead of buying a new one. They will not only revamp a space, but will a personalised feel to the space. Show off your creative skills and don’t hesitate to experiment!

Inexpensive diy lanterns and lampshades

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Another inexpensive way to dazzle your home in almost no cost is to create your own lanterns and lampshades by using the things laying around you. There are so many easy do-it-yourself solutions online to guide you. Make your home more cozy and inviting!

Show off your possession

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What can be better than showing off what you already have, instead of buying new decorating items. Bring out your collection of decorative pieces, arts, souvenirs, antiques and anything you got that’s worth a limelight! Display them on wall shelves, console or even on mantel that you hardly use.

Display the dishes on wall

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Turn a dull wall into the centre of attraction in almost no penny at all. A can of bold color is all you need to spend on. Bring out those mismatched yet beautiful plates that are no more in use. Allow them to enhance the decor of your space.

Bring in the soothing naturals

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Don’t want to spend much on the empty corners of the house? Fill them with the not so expensive houseplants! Consider the number of plants and their sizes before placing them in different areas of the house. Houseplants not only works as a decorating element but are soothing to your eyes as well. 

Do you have a list of pocket friendly ideas to perk up your home decor? If not, which of the above ideas you  are going to implement in your home? Write to us! 🙂

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Summer Inspired Decor Ideas For Your Kid’s Bedroom

Not everyone can manage to take their family out on a trip for vacations everytime. If you are one of those staying back at home this summer and worried that your kids might get bored at home, don’t be! Make your lil ones summer vacation interesting by giving them a summer special bedroom decor treat.
Let’s have a look at some of the ideas below for inspiration. 

Do-it-yourself fruit sliced balloons

This summer, give your kid’s bedroom a fruity treat with the amazing Diy Fruit Sliced Balloons. They are so easy to make. Grab some colorful balloons and decorate with tissue papers and paint to make them look like slices of your favourite fruits. Make a mobile or just stick them on the wall. These balloons can be a subtle reminder for your child to eat fruits too!  😉

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Lickilious Ice-cream summer decor

Young or old, we all love Ice-cream. Wouldn’t it be great to bring your kid’s favourite ice-cream flavour into his bedroom? Yes, ice-cream inspired theme decor is what we are talking about. Make ice-cream wall decal and bring them down to the bed with ice-cream printed bedspreads, cushion covers and plush pillows. Spread Ice-cream inspired knick knack here and there in the room to complete the look.

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Fruity cushions

Give your child’s bed an extra heaping of coziness with some juicy, colorful fruits this summer. Add cushions and throw pillows that have trendy fruit prints and fruit shaped plush pillows. Ah! you can add these trendy cushions in your bedroom too 🙂

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Ever trendy floral wall

Be it floral wallpaper, decoupage, stencilled or even a mural, floral wall is an everlasting trend for the kids room decor. The room not only looks light and refreshing but, the color pop pleases the eyes too. Your child would love this wall decor!

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A play nest for your lil one

Too hot to play outdoor in the scorching sun? Don’t worry! Offer a cozy play nest to your kids in the corner of their bedroom. Be it just a frame or covered with fun textiles, decorate it with twinkling string lights and festive garlands to make it more inviting. Throw in some of your kid’s favourite cushions and plush pillows for extra comfort. Bet your kids won’t miss the outdoor anymore! 🙂

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Summer? It’s gotta be watermelon!

Fruits, fruits and some more fruits! We just can’t have enough of fruits in summers 🙂 Fruit inspired decor for your kids room is perfect for this season.Instant energising and refreshing watermelon is my pick for the inspiration. I just love the red and green color combo against white  background. You can use wallpaper, decoupage or stencil watermelon on the wall. Complete the look by adding matching  sheets, cushions, rugs, lamps etc.j

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How will you be decorating your child’s bedroom for summer? Let us know in the comments below 🙂

8 Cool Wall Shelves to Revamp Your Home

Many things at our home are too beautiful to be hidden behind the closed doors. If displayed, these items can instantly update a barren space with their color, texture, patterns, energy etc. Why not incorporate open wall shelves at home to display your possession? Wall shelves are one of the most easy and usually inexpensive ways that not only add decorating element to the space, but also help you keep your home organised.


Revamp your home with few of the wall shelving ideas given below. You can choose according to the need, availability and decor of your space.

A platform for everything – Floating shelves!

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Floating shelves are the most popular and ideal for showcasing your the collection of your favourite souvenirs, arts and framed photos, books, potted mini house plants, accessories and anything that inspires you and worth limelight. One spot for all! Isn’t it? Just keep in mind the function and flow while creating the space and you are good to go.

Eye-catching wall boxes

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For me wall boxes are the most elegant ones. I just love how beautifully it appears on the wall, creating individual geometric pattern or by intersecting with each other. They are easy to build and causes less damage to the wall. You just need to hang them properly on the wall.

Long and short display rails

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Mix of different lengths of open wall shelves enhances the feature of a space by providing uneven pattern to it. Perfect to showcase your collection of arts and show pieces. Acts as a functional storage for books and magazines too!

Narrow shelves to create gallery a wall

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A gallery is one of the most easiest and affordable way to revamp any space of your home. Narrow shelves in the wall allows you to display huge collection of arts and framed photos and let you rearrange them instantly as often as you like.

Display those beautiful dishes on the wall painted plate rack

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This plate rack is another interesting way to decorate your dining area wall with unique designs element – the dishes! Works as a storage for plates and trays too. Beautiful enough to grab the attention of your guests, isn’t it?

Wall spine with built-in lights

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This vertical wall shelves made with pine boards is really a cool idea! The built-in lights of this stylish wall spine acts as a spotlight for your precious collectibles and artwork. The lower cases is a perfect to stack the piles of your favourite books. A must have wall shelf! 🙂 

Mini wall shelves for bathroom essentials

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Perfect to store daily bathroom essentials, at your arm’s stretch. Settle mini shelves in a recess wall of your bathroom and you are good to go. It enhances the feature of your bathroom too.

Shelves for the ignored corners

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Why waste the leftover wall space of your house? Bring them in use by installing short shelves in the wall. Can be a great storage for small appliances and cookbooks in the kitchen and for dishes in the dining area. Fake built-in shelves on the recessed wall on either side of your bedroom’s wardrobe or fireplace in the living room can provide a great platform for book storage and showcase for your collection.

 

 Where do you have open wall shelves in your home? If not, are you inspired enough to incorporate one of the shelves above in your home? Tell us in the comments!  🙂

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Perk Up your Home with Some Colour

Most of the times when we think about the perfect colours for our home, we limit ourselves to only the walls. It is a fact that nothing perks up your home like some pops of colour in unexpected places. Colour adds depth and interest to your home and thus adding colour to unexpected corners will keep your senses moving around your home.

Here are some ideas which might require some effort and time but will surely add a tinge of excitement along with colour:

Colour those exposed ducts

Exposed ducts can really make your home look ‘ugly’ to say the least. A pop of some bright colour can covert these ducts into design statements.

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Style your staircase

Add a pop of colour to the kick plates of your staircase and witness the change for yourself. Doesn’t it look cool?

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Paint the trims

You must have seen a coloured room with white trim, but have you tried a white room with a bright coloured trim. It will give your home a sassy look.

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Add colour to the furniture

If your room has a neutral tone then you can try adding colour to the chairs of the dining room. Or try the opposite and leave the room neutral and add a coloured table.

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Paint the shelves

Painting the drawers and bookshelves can be a little hectic but it is worth the effort. A colourful storage space will inspire you to keep your stuff under control because you would want to always have a glimpse of the gorgeous hues.

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These are some ideas which can help you quickly perk up your home. Just choose the right colours and see the difference.

Tell us what is your secret to a gorgeously colourful home in the comments. Till then Happy Hues!

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Old Furniture Upcycle – Find, Recreate, Redecorate!

You just never know what is waiting to be created from just about anything laying around you. All you need is little imagination and creativity! Upcycle old pieces of furnitures, laying in your attic or garage into a new piece to reuse in your home decor. Perfect for those who are looking eco friendly, low budget home decor items.

There seems to be an endless amazing ideas, full of fun and creativity to recreate and reuse all kind of old furnitures in your home decor. We picked up few of them for your inspiration here.

Swing baby swing!

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Your baby is a grown up now and his crib is now just a useless piece of space consuming furniture in the house? This crib turned swing is an outstanding upcycle idea to give a new life to the crib, to relive old memories of your baby and you and to create some new ones too. Worth trying, isn’t it?

Upcycle old card catalog into an amazing console

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This unique upcycled console looks gorgeous. All you need is to find a piece of furniture like this one and add legs to it. Perfect for an entryway as it can be both functional and aesthetic. Small items of daily use such as mails, bills, grocery lists etc. can be stashed in the drawers for an organised entryway.

Go bold with old

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Repurpose that old piece of small table into beautiful, new addition for your home decor. Cut the table into half to make lovely side tables. Stain them in bright color to pop out, creating a bold look to the space.

Budget friendly mantel headboard

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How about upcycling that old mantel piece laying in your attic into an elegant headboard for your bedroom? A low budget, easy diy headboard idea, isn’t it? Paint or stain the mantel headboard in whatever color you want to compliment bedroom decor or use as it is for a shabby chic look.

Repurpose old ladder for shelving

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Don’t know what to do with the purposeless ladder laying in your garage. Bring it inside your home, upcycle into wall shelves in no cost at all. Ladders can be reused as perfect bookshelves and can be used to display decorative items as well. Worth giving a try!

 What are you waiting for? Start looking for old pieces of furnitures laying around you at your home or at junkyard to recreate and repurpose! Do share your creation and ideas with us in the comments below. 🙂 

 

Romantic Decor Tips to Raise the Love Quotient

Are you one of those hopelessly romantic people who wait for this beautiful month of love? Then how about surprising your partner with some of these great romantic decor tips that will make your home sizzle with love. In fact, the best part is you won’t have to wait for February, you can use these tricks throughout the calender.

Here’re some DIY ideas to spruce up the romance quotient of your home that will surely win your heart.

PS: You don’t have to splurge on a honeymoon suite anymore. Well, thank us later 🙂 Don’t forget to share your secret love potion with us.

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Go Beyond the Basics – Fresh & Stylish Headboard DIYs!

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Bedrooms without headboard tends to look a little bare, unless you’re taking mattress on the floor or have a bohemian theme decor. Headboards are mostly decorative pieces now, that can transform a boring bedroom into bold and absolute elegance.

Instead of boring expensive traditional headboards, you can go for the quirky, attainable headboard projects that adds style to any bedroom for almost no cost and in just a couple of hours. Thanks to these easy DIYs that helps you turn inexpensive objects, lying around the house into unique pieces that is usually fun and simple.

 

Out-of-the-box sign headboard

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With eye-catching color and theme, this unique old sign headboard can be the focal point of your bedroom. You just need to search for inspirational old signs online. Print and paint them on plywood and you are sorted.

Moonlight headboard

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Looking for a starry diy headboard for your kids room? This cute blue headboard with Christmas lights are just perfect. Your kids would love to gaze at the stars that glows in dark while he fall asleep.The built-in lights in moon acts as a night light too. 😉

Go rustic with wood pallets

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Add a rustic charm to your room with this unique diy headboard. All you need is some bare wood pallets of different tones. Create a pattern and nail them up together. Hang your favourite decorative items and pictures for more warmth and style.

Tape and paint the wall

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This stylish headboard is one of the easiest and quick DIYs. All you need is to create an elegant template on the wall above the bed with painter’s tape. Pick up your favourite color and fill in the template. It has the same effect as accent wall, but draws attention towards the bed.

 Try the string art

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Have an idea of string art? This colourful rope design headboard is perfect for your teens and kids. It’s so easy to make that you can even involve your kids to create this masterpiece, spending some fun time together. 

Frame your favourite fabrics

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Create fun and dramatic effect in your bedroom with colorful framed fabrics. Pick 2 or 3 fabrics of your choice. Frame the fabrics cut outs. Secure the frames above the wall alternatively to create a pattern and you are done. Make sure the fabrics you choose compliment each other.

Woven wood bedhead

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And you don’t have to be a professional woodworker to weave the wood strips! Stain the woven wood strips in bright neon colors to add Scandinavian charm in your bedroom. Accessorise with colorful cushions and sheets for more playful and dynamic look.

Coastal shutter

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Wanna have a beach house look in your bedroom? Shutter headboards are perfect. Bring your old shutter in and paint them with dry brushing technique. Secure the shutter on the wall above your bed and you are good to go.

Ever changing whimsy bedhead

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Looking for a budget friendly headboard hack? A can of chalkboard paint and some dust less chalk is all you need to spend on. With little imagination and inspiration you can treat yourself with beautiful bedrail. The best thing is you can keep on changing them as often as you like, as per your mood or taste.  🙂

Get inspired! Craft funky, stylish headboard of your own to transform your bedroom into your new favourite spot. Don’t forget to share your experiences  and ideas with us! 

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Stash in Style: Bedroom Storage Solutions

Your bedroom should be untouched by your life’s chaos, as it’s the place for you to relax and unwind. But most of the times, it’s easier said than done and that inevitable pile of dirty clothes and overstuffed closet slyly make their space in your bedroom. Surprisingly, after a period of time you realise that the unwanted stuff has started taking charge of your room making it less yours.

The solution is simple – you need a makeover for your bedroom storage space. Here’s are some storage ideas which will help you store your stuff comfortably:

Stack it under the bed

If you follow Feng Shui then you might cringe at the idea of putting anything under the bed but believe us this is the smartest and most comfortable way to create storage space in your tiny bedroom. If you don’t have a bed with storage  then you can probably raise your bed in height and create some storage space and hide it using a bed skirt. The other option is to buy a new bed with a storage. You ca choose a stylish bed on IKEA, give your room a new look completely. Alternatively, you can also buy some bed storage options.

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Maximise your closet

When planning your bedroom closet analyse what you are planning to keep there. It is easier to create shelf units but very difficult to change the hanging space. So, know your stuff before choosing a closet. You can browse through a range of closet ideas from IKEA here.

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Organise your dresser

Use dividers and drawers to create more storage space in your dresser. It is important to stash your everyday stuff in your dresser, hence use it wisely. Consider packing out-of-season stuff for more bedroom storage space. Here are some great dressing table options that allow you to store stuff.

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Head towards high ceiling

The floor space in your bedroom is limited, so once you have maximised its use think of using the walls. You can create some deep storage space above your head. Opt for tall but narrow cabinets if your room is very small. This will create more bedroom storage space and will give it a less cluttered and more comfortable feel. You can choose from some of these storage systems, here.

 

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These are some ideas to increase the bedroom storage space. A little makeover can do wonders and convert your bedroom into a haven from all those life’s chaos.

Don’t forget to share your secret bedroom storage space ideas with us.

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