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The main focus of your bedroom is relaxation. It’s your private, personal space where you can go to unwind and refresh. The bed is the main focal point of the room but sometimes, you may just want to read a book and have a glass of wine before bed or enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning before you get your day started. That’s where having a seating area comes in handy.
A bedroom seating area can be as little or as large as you need it to be (or have space to accommodate). If your space is limited, a simple armchair or chaise will do the trick. If you have more flex space, you could set up an entirely separate living area in your bedroom. There are a lot of options depending on your needs and the available space.
Here are some inspiring bedrooms with seating areas of all types to give you some ideas.
Bedrooms with Seating Areas
A chaise offers the perfect spot for reading before bed.
Source: Hello Fashion Blog
This dreamy bedroom is the perfect retreat from the world.
Source: Cummings Development and Design via Decor Pad
A cozy seating arrangement by the window offers a spot for coffee in the morning or wine at night to wind down after a long day.
Source: Traditional Home
The modern furniture in the seating arrangement brings a nice contrast to the more ornate styles in the space.
A charming fireplace between the bedroom and seating area helps define each space.
Source: House of Turquoise
The alcove is a nice, unexpected touch in the bedroom and creates a separate little living area.
Source: Home Bunch
A wide chair in the corner is perfect for curling up in to read a book.
Two black chairs were the perfect way to take advantage of the gorgeous bay windows.
Source: Elle Decor
If you have a lot of room at the foot of the bed, two chairs are a great way to make the most of it.
Source: My Domaine
This bedroom’s lovely seating area is complete with a cozy fireplace.
Source: Traditional Home
A seating area has a way of making a bedroom feel that much cozier.
If there’s one spot in a home that most people want to describe as ‘cozy,’ it’s the bedroom. This space is all about relaxation. You go there to unwind after a long day and (hopefully) get some really good sleep. The cozier it is, the more easily you’ll shift into that relaxing state and drift off to sleep.
But how exactly do you create a cozy bedroom? It isn’t just in the style. Any decorating style can be made cozy. What makes a room cozy are certain textures and elements paired with whatever you specifically respond to. Typically, cozy elements include faux fur, knit, luxurious bedding, plush pillows, a soft area rug, and a color palette that is easy on the eyes. Then, include some special elements that mean something to you, like artwork that brings back warm memories.
Here are some cozy bedrooms to give you some ideas and inspiration.
Cozy Bedroom Ideas
A shag rug, faux fur throw, and luxurious bedding make this a dreamy spot.
Source: Cuckoo 4 Design
A variety of soft textiles makes this neutral bedroom feel warm and inviting.
Source: Randi Garrett Design
A wood bed, warm taupe walls, a richly colored rug, and layered bedding create a contemporary, rustic retreat.
Source: The Southern Trunk
A chunky throw and antique elements bring a ton of character to this space.
Feminine, glamorous, and the perfect place in which to feel like a princess.
Source: Lauren Conrad
There is always something very cozy about country cottage decor.
Source: House Beautiful
Rich textures like a faux fur throw, shag pillow, and velvet pillows make up a luxurious spot.
Source: Dering Hall
Everything about this bedroom says “welcome home.”
Source: CC + Mike
Lots of layering makes this bedroom not only super chic but super cozy.
Source: Life in Grace
This bedroom strikes a beautiful balance between elegant and rustic elements.
Source: Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles
Who doesn’t love a cozy bedroom?
When choosing colors for a bedroom, it comes down to how you want to feel in the space and what inspires you. Most commonly, people want a bedroom to feel serene and relaxing. They want a tranquil retreat they can unwind in at the end of the day and feel refreshed by in the morning. A great answer to this is a white bedroom.
White is both refreshing and relaxing. With its clean, crisp look, it’s also easy to pair it with other colors to give it your own twist and it looks beautiful with any design style. Its versatility makes it a smart choice when decorating a bedroom. And of course, you never have to worry about it going out of style.
Here are 10 white bedrooms to give you some ideas and inspiration.
White Bedroom Ideas
Crisp white paired with a blonde wood creates a clean and elegant vibe.
Source: My Domaine
The few pops of blue turn this minimalist space into a tranquil retreat.
Source: CC and Mike
Black and white looks ultra chic in this clean, modern bedroom.
Source: Coats Homes via Decor Pad
This bedroom fully embraced the white look and created variation with pattern and texture.
Source: Style Me Pretty
The dark floors create a beautiful contrast with the white.
A monochrome look can be beautiful and serene as proven by this space.
Source: Pottery Barn
The gold lamp really stands out among all the white for a glamorous statement.
Source: Four Generations One Roof
How cute are the hat boxes stacked beneath the bedside table?
Source: Style At Home
This bright, open space will definitely have you waking up feeling refreshed and ready to take on the day.
Source: Studio McGee
A white bedroom can be bohemian chic when paired with wood and modern touches.
Source: A House in the Hills
What do you love most about a white bedroom?