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10 Elegant Bedroom Ideas

By: Karine Dutemple

10 Elegant Bedroom Ideas

By: Karine Dutemple

Design and home decorInspiration for your renovations10 Elegant Bedroom Ideas

Are you sick of the boring decor in your bedroom? If you want to add a touch of elegance to make it a great place for relaxing, take a look at these surprisingly elegant bedroom designs! 


10 Inspiring Examples of Stylish Bedrooms 


1- A romantic, light-filled touch

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If there is one colour that evokes elegance, it is certainly white. This iconic colour that is often used in classic decor is omnipresent in the room. The fur on the bed as well as the one on the floor also helps evoke luxury.

The majestic bed is a must in this type of space, as are the mouldings adorning the ceilings. These mouldings have an impression of height, which allows us to magnify the perception of the surface and counterbalance the massive effect of the furniture.


2- A bright and sober bedroom

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If white is synonymous with elegance, grey also creates an imposing presence. Apart from the choice of a sober colour, this decor also emphasizes the height of the ceilings. To highlight this distinctive feature, several elements are put to good use.

These include long mirrors on either side of the bed, as well as an imposing assemblage of frames on the wall and a light fixture with refined details that catch the eye.


3- Mix and match

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Once again, grey occupies a central place in this elegant bedroom and greatly benefits from the presence of black that compliments it perfectly. To prevent it from darkening the entire room too much, several touches of white have been scattered here and there.

These attract the eye instantly, allowing the other elements of the room to be highlighted. Note the presence of refined patterns, as well as the search for a balance between light and dark colours, as well as between curved and straight lines.


4- A world map to dream bigger and better

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In this soothing decor that mixes pale pink and grey, elegance manifests itself through the choice of grandiose and detailed wallpaper. Being present on the entire wall, this one is of incomparable beauty. You don't need a solid fixture or imposing mouldings, as the wallpaper alone adorns the room.

The elegance of the room manifests itself with a certain softness, yet it remains quite surprising. Moreover, the omnipresence of pink and grey used throughout the room reveals a concern for balance and sobriety.


5- A boho chic bedroom

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It is too often forgotten that elegance can manifest itself through curtains and the strategic use of light. In this room, we notice that the homeowners have installed lamps behind the curtains, which is a trick that gives them a unique look.

The presence of curtains on both the wall and the ceiling contributes to their majestic character. Finally, it should be noted that the integration of touches of colour on the bed helps ensure that the room's decor is not overtly uniform and white. 


6- A revamped country setting

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Rustic decors are rarely associated with elegance. However, the choice of gold-coloured decorative elements and patterns typically associated with this style (polka dots, flowers and thin lines) would create a unique look in any bedroom.

This decor focuses on flowers, pastel colours and white, giving the room an incomparable feeling of softness and a soothing atmosphere.


7- Wood for elegance at its finest

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This decor perfectly illustrates how wood can add elegance to a master bedroom. Wood is omnipresent in this room's decor and, coupled with high ceilings, the picture above proves just how stylish this look is. What about the bedding and its beautiful golden hue? It shines brightly thanks to the dim lighting.

Moreover, the fixtures add to the impression of height because of their streamlined design. Of course, their unique shape mimics the treetops which are seen on the wallpaper in the background. The wood is unique and original and it perfectly complements the impressive size of the room.


8- Vintage meets modern

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This decor embodies the epitome of elegance. There are very detailed patterns on the carpet, as well as on the bedding. This delicate finesse is also present in other elements of the room such as the fixture, the large frame at the back and the furniture. The pale beige colour recalls classic decor elements and the beauty that emanates from this type of home decor style. which also reflects light with great intensity.


9- Simplicity with an elegant twist

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Sometimes, it doesn't take much to create elegant decor. The simple combination of white and black and the choice of plain bedding can be enough. In this case, the integration of a light fixture adorned with fake pearls and a frame with a golden border adds a touch of brilliance to the decor, also preventing it from being overtly neutral.


10- Warmth, comfort and a touch of modern decor

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The presence of a brick wall adds a touch of elegance to any room. Paired with fur and minimalist decor, this element creates a beautiful layout. Once again, the gold hues add a discreet touch of brightness, while creating a focal point on the main wall.

The mixture of textures, combining both the softness of the fur and the hardness of the brick, contributes to the creation of a lovely modern decor.


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The current global trend is tiling for balconies, patios, and terraces. Therefore, in our neck of the woods, we’ll opt for tiling specially designed for outdoor use, often stoneware. As for tropical destinations, indoor tilework featured in living areas usually extends to outdoor patios so as not to partition those two living spaces. We also heavily rely on oversized tile formats with subtle grout joints for unparalleled elegance and a chic look. Faux wood, stone, or concrete looks are also very sought-after. Lastly, using the same tile in different formats can create stunning and unique designs. How to Show Off a Designer Tile Outdoor Patio Space Nowadays, in Northern countries, new tile designs make it possible to set up an outdoor space much like you would in warm weather areas. Stoneware tile, glazed or not, is the perfect type of outdoor tiling. Glazed stoneware tile is an exceptional colour, finish, and pattern choice. It’s very resistant and designed for high-traffic areas; however, it’s still susceptible to damage from physical impacts. In a nutshell, to last, outdoor tiling must have the following characteristics: Withstand freeze, bad weather, and UV rays Be anti-slip Some companies have even developed a type of tile that doesn’t require grout or adhesives (doesn’t hold up to bad weather) that’s laid on gravel (like pavers) or raised/floating (on roofs, layered over plumbing, cables, etc.). We especially like colourful designer tiles with a graphic pattern and faux wood, stone, and concrete designs. What about pool tiles? Without a doubt, opt for a type of tile designed for outdoor use. We also like an anti-slip surface or a tile treated for that purpose. We especially like models that are identical on the inside and outside of the pool, installed in such a way that the actual pool and the surrounding walkway are one. What are the most modern types of tiles? Source: Canva Here’s how modern tiling is defined as part of the ongoing trend. Favour These Materials Over Others Natural stone: travertine, slate, marble, etc. Terracotta: mosaic, tomette, tin-glazed, etc. Industrial-looking materials: cement, concrete, etc. Stoneware flooring, as wall treatments, and in common living areas, whether it be inside or outside Favour Trendy Colours Over Others For neutrals: white, beige, sandstone, ashwood grey, chocolate brown For bright colours: green, terracotta, and mustard yellow Dare Use Unusual Shapes Here, non-traditional shapes—those that aren’t square—spring to mind: oblong, plank-like tiling; hexagon, to coat the floors and walls…Paired with XXL tiles is a surefire way to create a modern look! Note: Moden tiles can be as long as 320 cm! Doing so limits the grout joints needed, creating an even more spacious and elegant to-boot look. Favour Imitation Finishes Over the Real Deal With imitation finishes, you’re benefiting from the best of both worlds: the undeniable style of the genuine product and the advantages of tile (durability, resistance, easy installation, most often budget-friendly pricing, a weight that suits intended surfaces, water- and moisture-resistant). We’re obsessed with faux wood, marble, granite, travertine, waxed concrete, etc. 5 Modern Patterns to Focus On Dynamic graphic tiles with elaborate patterns or simple shapes can add some zest and energy to a room. Harlequin tiles break up monotony. Be bold; use multi-coloured diamonds for a gradient look. Fish scale tiles… Traditional blue and white fish scale-shaped tiles are always in, but you can also try them in terracotta and green. Botanical wall tiles for small plant-adjacent walls! Jungle-inspired tiles…your new “house plants” will add decent greenery without requiring any care! Consider a mismatched installation method.

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