Compliment your bedroom with a dressing table

A dressing table is an important part of a bedroom. There was a time when home owners would love to have a large dressing table. Think of those times during 1970’s and 80’s, when home owners would take great pride in purchasing expensive dressing table.

Dressing table used to be significant bedroom furniture. It used to be big, and special. It was also one of those times, when there was no refrigerator, washing machines, and other modern home furniture.

Therefore, the concentration was more on dressing tables, as it was one of the most sought after bedroom furniture.However, times have changed and the focus have now shifted to many other furniture items, which holds equal importance in a house, still, dressing tables do have a significant place in a bedroom.

What should you look for in a dressing table

Before you head to the market to purchase a dressing table for your bedroom, it’s important to know how much space you have in your bedroom. A large bedroom would easily accommodate traditionally large dressing tables.

Many dressing tables come with a chair. Though, if a chair occupies large space in your bedroom, you may opt for a dressing stool, which would easily slide inside a dressing table.

Colour of dressing table

The colour of a dressing table should match your master bed. Contrasting bright colours would spoil the beauty of a bedroom.  A bedroom is a place where you don’t look to have bright colours, light colours look much better in bedrooms.Therefore, you are advised to opt for traditional wooden colour dressing table, which would look good in your bedroom.

Lights in a dressing table

You may put lights in the side panes of your newly purchased dressing table. Lights provide you with extra brightness needed to put on your make up.

Drawers in dressing table

Always opt for dressing table that has drawers on its sides. Dressing tables could become a great storage device. In modern times, when homes have become much more compact, there lies an opportunity to add extra storage space in your homes.

Large dressing table comes with lots of drawers, some dressing tables have 4 to 6 drawers, and you could easily choose to keep your cloths and other stuff in the drawers.

Finally, always let the female in your house decide the look of dressing table, as they are the ones who would be using dressing tables the most.

Published by in How To, Tips, and Advice, on November 9th, 2010


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