Bedroom Design Resources
Bedroom Design Resources
Bedroom design tends to be one of the easiest areas that a decorator or a designer can make an impact in a home without spending a great deal of money. Bedroom design resources include furniture and furnishings and items such as drapery, area rugs, artwork and linen. These are the things that are able to be changed and added to without having to spend a great deal of money on items such as joinery, plumbing or appliances.
Color, texture and lighting are the decorators favorite tools and by using paint, wall paper and fabrics it is extremely easy and cost effective to give the bedroom a makeover or even a complete refurbishment.
Lighting and cushions are two very easy additional items that allow a room such as a bedroom to be taken from a mundane functional area to one of fun or luxury. The amount of duvet or bedspread colors (and in fact fabrics) available now are almost infinite with new colorways and patterns continually being produced.
A few tips on bedroom design are checking the colorfastness of the fabrics that you may use and the quality. For example cotton sheets should really have a minimum thread count of 200 and preferably 250 for a quality feel and longevity. The curtains and drapery are best lined especially if you live in a country with high ultraviolet light from the sun such as New Zealand and others that are close to the thinner areas of the ozone layer near Antarctica. Ultraviolet light (and sunlight in general) tends to washout the color and also rot the fabric, lining the curtain with a suitable resistant fabric will help protect the fabric and the designer or owners investment for many years.
Repainting a room will make all the difference giving it a fresh look with minimum expense but all efforts at redecorating will be in vain if the lighting is not addressed.
Bedrooms are for sleeping and relaxing and even romance. (This may be incorrect for children’s rooms where they may play or study. Task lighting will cater for this without having to compromise on a softer general light for the room.) Using dimmers and up lights with task lights for reading and especially table lamps to the side of the bed make the room’s light indirect and more conducive to resting and a softer relaxing environment.
Below are many links to websites offering bedroom design resources, use them and if your company offers those services or products feel free to contact us for inclusion.
Bed World Bed world Beds Mattresses Memory foam and Children’s beds online UK
Discount Luxury Bedding Discount luxury bedding & bed Linens online shop
Sleep Number Beds Offers air beds and memory foam mattresses at discount prices.
Spring Air Tranquility Mattress Combines the newest technologies with superior customer service to create the best all around mattress buying experience in the world.
Designer Canopy Beds and Iron Beds Fine handcrafted designer canopy beds & iron beds. The bed of your dreams may be here. Free catalog of designer iron beds.
Bedding.com Makes shopping fun with it’s easy to navigate home furnishings store. Find comforters, sheets, pillows, rugs, candles and much more.
Down Comforters and Bedding Snuggle up in one of our fine selection of hypoallergenic down or down alternative comforters & pillows, in addition to Egyptian cotton sheet sets & duvet covers. Free Shipping.
Silk Cafe – UK Mulberry Tree silk filled duvets & pillows – leading suppliers in silk bedding.
Elements Bath and Body Providing the highest quality handmade products in all aspects of body & skin care & relaxation – bath salts, herbal pillows, handCrafted soaps, & more.
I Like Furniture.com Great selection of furniture at discount prices for your bedroom, living & kids rooms, entertainment, office & more. Shop top brands: Prepac, Azura, South Shore, Bush, AFG Baby & others.
Wicker Warehouse Wicker furniture including outdoor and rattan bedroom furniture.
Luxury Bed Sets Offers attractive high quality luxury bedding including sets, bed in a bag, and bed linen at discount prices. Free shipping.
Rotary Linens.com Your source for all your kitchen, bath, and beach towels, table & bed linens, pillows, and much more!
Holy Lamb Organics Northwest’s leading manufacturer, handcrafting organic cotton & pure wool natural bedding products: bed & body pillows, comforters, mattress tops, organic sheeting & toweling: A zero waste company.
Janet’s Creative Pillows Uniquely designed and handcrafted pillows for any occasion or as a special gift.
Bedding & Personalized Gifts Turn your favorite photos into amazing photo blankets, bedding, photo pillows, wall murals, and more! We also offer a wide variety of bedding and pillow designs.