Make Your Room Look Like Ikea Rooms

Ever looked at a room in an Ikea catalog and thought “If only my room could look like that”? Well, why couldn’t it? After all, it shouldn’t be that difficult. You just need the right products and a little bit of talent when it comes to pairing colors and textures. Of course, a few tips would also help.

Pick the right colored.

First things first: select a color for the room and choose wisely. The color should represent you so it can either be your favorite shade or, if you’re the adventurous type, one that’s unique and different. You can mix colors to get the right tone.

Don’t over-customize.

Usually, Ikea bedrooms and designs in general are simple and versatile. So don’t over-complicate things by customizing the room too much. The design shouldn’t be user-specific so don’t use too many personalized elements. Go for a universal design that suits all types of decors.

Modular furniture.

Ikea rooms usually feature furniture that incorporates multiple functions in one simple and clever design. For example, a bed can have storage underneath and a room divider can double as a bookcase. Choose furniture that’s modular, doesn’t occupy a lot of floor space and looks simple enough to match any style.

Keep the room clean and clutter-free.

If you want to make your room look like the ones you see in Ikea catalogs then you have to find a way to keep the clutter away and to make the space look clean and vibrant. This means every item in the room should have a designated place. The whole space needs to be well organized and you should stay away from unnecessary items.

Published by in How To, Tips, and Advice, on November 19th, 2010


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