Turning your bedroom into a sanctuary is something everybody deserves. Let’s set the scene, it’s the end of a long hard day, the weather is cold and wet outside and you’re about to jump into fresh sheets in a room that screams luxury, elegance, pure comfort, and smells as beautiful as a spa break. We have some beautifully easy tips to turn your bedroom into a sanctuary, from roman blinds and voiles to beautiful crisp bedding, read on to find out how.
Curtains or voiles paired with roman blinds are a step in the right direction. You can turn your bedroom into a haven of luxury by adding layers, textures, and definition to your home this way. If your bedroom boasts two windows, you can add symmetry in pairing the same set of blinds and curtains with beautiful, statement tie backs for a room that gives a relaxing presence and feel throughout. After all, you deserve only the best. You can even consider looking at made to measure for the real luxurious touch.
Always invest in quality when purchasing bedding for a bedroom, you’ll be using this every night. You need insulation, warmth, and comfort. Not to mention something that is kind to your skin and hair. If you have particularly sensitive skin and hair, look into a real silk pillowcase and duvet, you’ll find you have a reduction in spots given the antibacterial and hypoallergenic aspect.
With the right balance of scents in your room, you’ll feel like you’re walking on cloud nine. The best bedroom fragrances to invest in are those that induce sleep and calming feelings around. The best scents for helping you to unwind and relax are:
The way in which aroma therapy works, is using your olfactory sense from your nose to stimulate the area of your brain which is connected to your mood and your memory. Often in life we associate scents with different times and occasions in our life, making aromatherapy the perfect way to encourage your bedroom into becoming a sanctuary.
Creating a bedroom that is a sanctuary means that you can elegantly play with colour in reduced saturation for a more calming effect. We have done our research on which colours evoke calming moods so you can decide which approach to take when re decorating your calming space.
- Blue = The colour of Peace, Serene and Trust
- Yellow = Optimism and Warmth
- Green = Natural, Prosperous and Stable
- Brown = Sturdy, Rustic and Earthy
- White = Clean, Virtuous and Healthy
- Grey = Neutral, Calming
Decide which approach you’re wanting to take and find the best tones to suit your needs. There is wallpaper to suit everybody, you just need to do your research, set the tone and build from there with the right accessories, bedding, scents, and roman blinds to complement this effectively.
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