If you’re a decorating enthusiast, you’ll be thrilled to know that though you’ve picked out bedding and furniture, your bedroom decorating is not yet done. There’s an array of items that can form a secondary theme, or flesh out the first one. Nelson bench are the first thing that come to mind. An attractive throw rug by your bed looks elegant, and ideal on hardwood floors.  They’re practical and add to the overall look. They can be used to cover a high traffic area between an attached bathroom, as well.

Cloth wall hangings are a design element that brings color and design upward in a room. Whether a simple yarn abstract or an elaborate scene, such hangings have been a popular addition for a thousand years. Images such as hunting scenes or pastoral pastures can combine with furniture and bedding to contribute to a beautiful design.

A wide array of lighting fixtures are available to illuminate both your modern furniture and your wall hangings. The simple pole lamp has become popular in the past 20 years and the style options available today are unlimited. Lighting options are limitless, with different styles available in track lights, hanging lamps, and more.

Depending on your existing lighting configuration, you may either accent one part of the room or create a primary source of illumination.  Using creativity with shadows and light, you can create a mood for any occasion.  For those who like another source of heat, or just an attractive decoration, a bedroom fireplace may be just the thing.   If you think they’re all small or just decorative, think again; they’ll effectively heat a room in the coldest of climes.  Of course, if heat isn’t your main concern, a smaller fireplace with give you all the style without the higher heating bill.

Fireplaces for the bedroom can run on propane, special lamp oil-type fuels or even be simulated using electrical displays.  They may be a modern, slender brick that gives a Scandinavian look.   Or, they can provide a traditional American colonial accent that provides the perfect complement to that oak four-poster.

Storage and closet organizers have expanded the usable space by making every cubic inch count. Modular designs allow for implementing more as needed. Whatever the look of your bedroom, you can find a area rugs, wire racks, and moveable shelves in so many colors and patterns. Plastic, metal, wood or composite material options give you a choice perfect for your circumstances.

Bookshelves are another popular choice. Models that you can place in-set in a wall are good space-saving choices, like a larger medicine cabinet less the door. The regular standing bookshelf can be placed with L-supports against your wall. One interesting newer design hides the supports by using rods that insert into the shelf itself, while going into the wall in an L-shape behind the drywall or paneling.   Once you’ve picked out your bedding, don’t let the decorating joy just stop there.  Select a few gorgeous bedroom accents that will finish off your stylish bedroom.

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