At the end of a long day, there s no better feeling than escaping to your own little sanctuary a place that s pretty, inviting, quiet, and as comfy as can be. Here are some helpful tips on creating a beautiful bedroom in your own home to help you unwind.

Declutter. When you re trying to unwind, nothing can be more distracting than clutter. Be sure to have adequate storage for your clothes, shoes, and other items. Try replacing your standard dresser with an armoire. Taller storage helps save on floor space and can help to make a small space seem large. Or purchase a bed with built-in under bed storage.

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Consider the colors. Colors can have major effects on the way you feel. Cool blues and greens tend to lower the heart rate and ease tension. Soft neutrals evoke cleanliness, harmony, and stability.

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Pick soft textures. Create a soft, inviting place that makes you feel the most comfortable. Add accent pillows, throws, and bedding with high thread counts to feel the ultimate in comfort.

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Choose the right light. Set the mood with great lighting! Consider unconventional lighting, like an elegant chandelier at the center of the room. Or stagger hanging lamps over your nightstand.

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Add extra oomph with a fantastic headboard. Make a statement with your bed! Whether it s upholstered and adorned with nail trim or rustic stained wood, let it be a reflection of you!

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Take a seat. Whether it s a bench at the end of the bed or comfy overstuffed chairs by a window, creating a seating area gives a quiet space to get away or curl up with a good book.

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