Author (jonhamm). Submitted on Sat, 16 Oct 2010
Gone are the days when bedding sets offered you limited options to choose from. In the present day scenario, you can find more bedding sets than you think. The market is literally flooded with options for you to choose from. But not each of these options may be the best choice for your room. For your bedding set to fit in perfectly, you would need one that is in perfect sync with the room interiors.
There are numerous factors that you need to be watchful about when selecting bedding as per your room décor. However, it is the overall theme or look of your room that matters the most. You need to choose beddings that are in sync with the theme of your room. For instance, if your room has a more old world or vintage appeal, then beddings with traditional prints like paisley, flowers and the like are the best choice. These beddings include multiple cushions, pillows and even bolsters, all of which reflects an old world charm.
On the other hand, if your room is styled on more modern or contemporary lines, then bedding that is sleek and stylish would best serve the purpose. Modern beddings usually come in single color tones that look absolutely stylish. Minimal and simple designs like clean stripes, dots or abstract patterns are some key trends in modern bedding. If you want to add a contemporary touch to your room, then bedding ensembles are the way to go.
Apart from the overall theme of your room, the color scheme of your room is yet another major factor that must be taken into account. You certainly would not want bedding set that is a perfect mismatch with the color scheme of your room. Try to go in for a bedding color that is similar to the color of your room. However, using the same color can make the room look quite monotonous and boring. To avoid this, you can consider using different shades of the same color. For instance, if the color of your walls is navy blue, you can consider opting for bedding sets in colors like sea blue.
If you want to add an interesting twist to your room, then using contrasting color can also be a great choice. Using bedding that is in contrast to the overall color scheme of the room will make your room look bolder and more interesting. If the color of your walls is blue, then the bedding can be in emerald green as that will make the look more dramatic and appealing. However, you need to be extremely careful when choosing a contrasting color for the bedding. Make sure that color of the bedding gels well with the color of the room. There is no point in using contrasting colors that do not go well with each other.
Your bedding can go at great length in determining the visual appeal of your room, provided it is in sync with the room’s interiors.