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Decorate Bedroom Walls

MACRO LEVEL DECORATION

Wallpapers, to decorate the wall fit perfectly into the Marco section. A big pattern, solid colored wallpaper could totally go with a personality that is bold and gutsy.

However, a small pattern, with subtle pastel work would add more flavor to your house decor if you are the friendly neighborhood kinds.

If you are planning to decorate a guest room, floral wallpaper on the walls can do magic to your ambiance and make your guests feel warm, inviting and special.

MICRO LEVEL DECORATION

When it comes to decorating the bedroom at a Micro level, it is always a good idea to match the color of the wall with your age and the phase of life you are in.

  • A DIY photo collage with strings of light could be a fantastic idea for a college goer or a bachelor. While an antique, rustic wall decor could talk volumes on your classy settled rich lifestyle.
  • If you have a bent for modern styling and decoration, you can choose the bohemian geometric pattern style to decorate your bedroom walls.
  • Folks who have a bent for creativity can for sure add a touch of handmade work to their wall decor.
  • Quilted art, wooden mosaic wall art, wall mounted painting, vintage letters, handmade personalized signature paintings, Instagram photo’s,concept art work, glass painting, Painted glass vase, Honey comb wall art, graffiti, glow paintings, texture painting, gold polka dots, Plate art can bring some more life to your bedroom walls.
  • To make the bedroom more blissful, one could have the perfect mix of bright and dim lights to on the wall to match the ‘mood transition’. Soft feather hangings in pastel colors can distress and help in mental relaxation.
  • Kawaii painting could be another form of cute art that you could add to your list!


Personalize The Gallery Wall

Look for Wall Décor items that are already in your home. They can be Family photos, Monogram letters, Wall Accents, Personal Art Works, Framed Mirrors, Three Dimensional Pictures. Personalize the space to the maximum extent. Take into account the preferences of the family members, the texture of the wall, Color of the wall. The décor pieces should match the surroundings.

  • Monogram letters and Cartoon themes are ideal for Kids Décor.
  • In the Living room, create a wall décor using Photo Frames, Mirrors, and Clocks.
  • For Bedroom wall décor, use personal Photos and Paintings that bears your signature.

Arrange the following things.

  1. Butcher Paper (According to the measurements of the wall)
  2. Painter’s Tape
  3. Pencil
  4. Scissors

Look for a spacious room, where you can easily spread the butcher paper to work.

To avoid unnecessary nails on the wall, draw a wall décor layout on the butcher paper. Accordingly, locate the décor things on the paper. Demarcate them using a pencil to prepare a template. Avoid Pens or Markers to avoid confusion. Ideal Configuration: Place Large things away from the center and fill voids with small ones. That makes an excellent wall décor configuration.

Cut templates and adhere them to the wall using the Painter’s Tape. Make sure that everything is going according to the drawn layout. Check the arrangement for any misconfiguration. If you feel it is looking good, then move to the further step. If you are not satisfied, then follow the fourth step (now you can think how bad it would be, had we done the same exercise without a paper).

After finalizing the configuration, Templates should be replaced with respective décor pieces. Start this process carefully otherwise it creates a messy environment.


Wall Decor

Wall décor is one of the coolest decorative ideas that are ruling the world of interior designing and people are becoming curious to add them in their homes also. Wall décor is a broad umbrella term and it involves the fixation of innovative, colorful pictures or wallpaper on the smooth surface of the walls.

These decorative ideas of wall are becoming the style statement that can give an ultra- modern look to your boring painted walls. Apart from adding decorative stickers to your wall, you can also change the outlook of walls by hanging beautiful antique or modern classy pieces on them. There are many offline as well as online shopping areas from where you can always order a huge variety with wider options, depending upon your need and requirements.

There are many advantages of wall décor. A few of them are summarized as:

  • Adds positivity: The wall décor brings positivity in the ambience. Places that have good wall décor are blessed with bouts of positivity.
  • Add visual treat: The visual outlook of the place is also magnified with the introduction of wall décor. Depending upon the mood and specific interest, one can easily select the appropriate well décor for their place.
  • Gives a premium look: Addition of art work on your wall will give you a fine decorative worth to your place. You can have a premium look of your place with the presence f various wall décor.
  • Makes you unique from others: Wall décor can add spice to your boring walls. You can keep your place outlook different and unique from others with the help of combination of different wall decors.

Types of Wall Décor used commonly:

  • Wall paintings: You can add a different look to your home by making it look more beautiful and unique with the adding of various types of paintings to your wall. You can pick any of the paintings that compliment your wall color or theme.
  • Wall clock: The wall clock is one of the safest ways to add decorative outlook to your place. It always works. You can go for either antique models or contemporary styles, in accordance to your need and preference.
  • Wall Shelves: Wall shelves are the decorative storage places for walls that can help you to add a great outlook to your place. You can utilize these wall shelves for keeping your belongings in a smarter and organized way.
  • Picture frames: Memories captured could be very easily portrayed through pictures. With the help of picture frames, you can easily give your wall décor a perfect look.


Planning For Wall Coverings

The selection between wallpaper or paint shall depend on the location you are living in as well as the area of the house. Though wallpapers are durable they are not suitable for high humid level areas such as kitchen or bathrooms.

Because of high humidity, they tend to peel off and replacing a section is expensive. In many instances, you have the only option replace the entire wallpaper. Paint seems to be better option in such cases. Even if you want to have wallpaper you put on top half with wallpaper and lower half with the tiles.

The old fashion makes come back in new trend similar to old wine in new bottle. The wallpaper has made a comeback with new patterns, designs and different materials. If you are planning for the living room or your bedroom, you can create masterpiece either by choosing different pattern or with bespoke wallpaper.

Nowadays, the walls can also be painted in different textures and colour combinations, but not easy to customize unlike wallpapers. In case of paint, you have two finishes – matte and glossy whereas wallpaper comes in embossed textures, suede, foil print etc.

In general, the paint lasts for 3-5 years and loses its texture, colour because of fading, exposure to sunlight or paint chipping. Besides, if you have children and pets, your paint might need again at an earlier stage. Though modern paints come with washable features and can be scrubbed, but then to it will have its own limitations.

Wallpapers on the other hand last up to 15 years, but it needs caring. Any mishap will mean you have to completely redo the wallpapers. There is vinyl variety wallpaper in the market that can avoid mishap to a certain extent.

The initial cost of the wallpaper is more when compared to the paint. The paint is cheaper but the overall cost comes to the same, if taken into account the durability and other factors. If you are having a habit of renovating the room every few years, then the cost of paint will be cheaper. If your wall is not in good condition, then wallpaper will be cheaper when you include the cost of plastering and require several coats of paint.

The paint is an easy job requiring lesser expertise and fuss. If the surface isn’t bad, you can apply new coat on the old coat thus reducing the labour cost as well as time. If you are not having same hue, then you will have to remove older paint to incorporate new lighter paints. On the other hand, wallpapers require expertise and might become messy as it demands lot of time.