Bedroom Colors And Their Impact On The Mood And Ambiance In The Room

All styles are unpredictable. No two interior designs are the same. Each one is tailored to suit a specific set of preferences and needs. This immense array of design possibilities makes it very difficult to choose a look or even a color. What colors would you pick for a master bedroom?

Would it be something neutral soothing or perhaps something more cheerful? Some colors are better than other when it comes to creating a certain ambiance in a room. Those that would look beautiful in a modern bedroom don’t really follow a pattern. It’s their diversity that makes them so intriguing and interesting.

Tufted style headboard and hanging lights abouve night stand tableView in gallery

Stick with neutrals if you want something simple and make the decor stand out by carefully selecting the textures and finishes.

Choose two side bed tables instead a night standView in gallery

Create small focal points in the room by using color to your advantage. For example, a pendant lamp with a sophisticated color can draw the eye up in a stylish way.

Headboard with a knited patternView in gallery

When the bedroom colors are simple and neutral, there are other ways to make the room stand out. Consider using patterned wallpaper on one of the walls or painting some stripes.

Luxury bed design with a crean patternView in gallery

A mirrored wall could really make a difference. And since it would be such an eye-catching feature, you can keep the color palette limited to neutrals and subtle tones.

Leather bed design with cool nighstand like stoolsView in gallery

Opt for a palette of browns and beige tones if you want the bedroom to be a warm, comfortable and cozy space. Select the lighting with great care. Warm light is best for this space.

Wood headboard and colorful bedroom accessoriesView in gallery

It’s sometimes nice to add a touch of color to a neutral bedroom decor. That can come in the form of accessories or decorations such as a throw pillow or a blanket. Use these to change the mood whenever you want.

Wood hairpins bedroom legsView in gallery

Deep and dark colors suit the master bedroom well. As opposed to the general belief, they wouldn’t make the room seem dark and gloomy. A rich shade of blue or purple would add sophistication to the decor.

Large bedroom headboard with LED lightView in gallery

Play with different shades of brown and don’t neglect texture. Wood is an excellent material for bedrooms thanks to its natural beauty of the grain and the warmth that comes with it.

White leather bed with a curved headboard and minimalist nightstandView in gallery

Match featured in the bedroom but not in a very obvious and forced way. The accent wall behind the headboard can match a throw blanket casually sitting on the bed while the area rug beneath can also evoke the same look.

Blue velvet bed with an yellow trim and folding headboadView in gallery

When it comes to chromatic palettes, simplicity is not always the only way to create a decor that’s soothing and relaxing. There’s a whole array of different colors in this bedroom and yet the space looks rather simple as well as very harmonious.

Modern wall lights above the bed - cream bedView in gallery

Combine wood furniture with walls painted in beige or ivory. Add to that a few small touches of black for contrast and you get a nicely-balanced palette of colors.

Open space bedroom to wardrobe and wire headboard- and cool hanging lampView in gallery

Bedroom colors don’t always stay neutral. Vibrant and strong colors such as red, yellow, orange or green can also be used in such an environment but in small quantities and in the form of decorative elements.

Decorate the wall behind bed with dfferent hangersView in gallery

Rely on graphical designs and patterns to avoid a monotonous look. Also, an unexpected touch of color in key areas can really change the mood from boring to fun.

Gray bedroom design wih a orange doorView in gallery

Ever thought that your bedroom door could be the main source of color for the room’s decor? That’s a very interesting as well as very unusual idea and it can be your key to creating a unique look that suits you perfectly.

Add diff textile patterns for the bedView in gallery

The way the light from lamps on the nightstands reflects on the wall really brings out the rough texture and warms up the industrial-looking space. The wall art and the corner chair have a similar effect.

White bed for a copper wall headboardView in gallery

A touch of silver can make a space look cold but can also give it a sophisticated look. In this case, the silver accents complement the masculine bedroom decor in a harmonious fashion.

Blue tufted leader bed designView in gallery

Cold colors such as blue or gray may not seem suited for a space like the bedroom. However, they can have a surprisingly soothing effect on the atmosphere inside the room.

Santa monica bed styleView in gallery

If you insist on introducing a strong color in the bedroom, it would be best to contain it on the wall behind the bed. This way you won’t be looking at it while lounging in bed and you’ll be able to relax better.

Modern bed with traditional tall nightstandsView in gallery

There’s an interesting connection between the colors used here. The turquoise is definitely meant to stand out while the gray is there to ground the decor and the brown is introduced so the ambiance stays warm and cozy.

Glass shelves above the bed - teenage girl colorView in gallery

All bedroom design ideas start with a story. This appears to be a very bubbly and fun space with a strong personality but also a very soft and delicate side. It’s feminine but not without being bold and daring.

Modern metallic wall art sculputre above bedView in gallery

Using the right colors in the right balances can turn out to be a real challenge. We really love the contrast between the turquoise wall and the white headboard. The chartreuse accents are also really beautiful and fresh.

White framed bed and zebra canvas printView in gallery

Mix and match different patterns and make colors look natural in the context. Gray and yellow make a cheerful combo and you can mix these with a few pastel shades or a black and white backdrop.

Framed bed and nightstand with LED lightsView in gallery

It’s believed that the color blue has a soothing and relaxing effect on the mind and this makes it a perfect option for spaces such as the master bedroom. It would look nice if combined with brown or beige.

Low nighstands for modern bedView in gallery

Different shades of blue can be used to create an interesting and cohesive decor for the bedroom. Balance out the design with some touched of beige and brown or with a few golden accents.

Mid century bed frame and dark beddingView in gallery

If you want your bedroom to look glamorous and sophisticated, black is one of the best colors for the job. In spite of its negative reputation, black is a very elegant color, especially when used in combination with gold, silver or white.

Magnetic cubes on headboardView in gallery

Combine warm colors with cool tones. For example, put together brown and blue features or combine nuances of these colors. Turquoise and green are both lovely when combined with grays and browns.

Yello trim blue bedView in gallery

Blue and yellow go together really well. You can have a lot of fun with these two colors in the bedroom. Blue can be the main color to which you can add a few small touches of bright yellow.

Headboard and nightstands with a curvy designView in gallery

Complement a bedroom decor based on grays and browns with some feminine colors such as lavender, pink and violet. To that, add a touch of glowing yellow in the form of a light fixture with Edison bulbs.

Headboard framed with hanging edison bulb lights aboveView in gallery

Similarly, cheer up a monochrome bedroom with some mustard yellow, chartreuse or lime green. You can even play with different nuances of these colors for an interesting effect.

Open nighstand designView in gallery

Sometimes sticking with neutrals is the best option. Still, that doesn’t meant you can’t sneak in a little bit of color. How about a lovely vase on the nightstand or a table lamp with a colorful base?

Carpet under bed create a cozy roomView in gallery

Turn simple and basic pieces of furniture into subtle focal points for your bedroom decor. A dresser or a nightstand can become the main elements in the room if they contrast with the rest through color.

Floating bed and irregular headboard designView in gallery

Given the right context, even a color considered plain and boring can look sophisticated and glamorous. Actually, this applies to all colors. It’s all about the details.

Decorate the nightstands with flower vasesView in gallery

It’s easy to change the ambiance and the decor of a bedroom by simply replacing changing the sheets or replacing the duvet with one that has a fresh pattern or a bold print.