Light, spacious bedroom
A bright room always feels bigger, so maximise light with clever tricks to open up your space. Pale shades trick the eye into thinking the walls are further away and create a spacious feel.
Updated September 2008
Light toned bedroom
To create the illusion of space, decorate in light tones, for a relaxing yet luxurious feel. Walls in Radiance wallpaper, Extravagance Collection at Harlequin. Curtains in Pearl 4730 100% silk, panels in Silver 4747 100% silk and Biscuit 4740 100% silk, Mimosa Silks Collection at Harlequin. Flooring in Wool Cord Bone 100% wool carpet, The Alternative Flooring Company. Crochet rug (120 x 180cm), Woven Ground. Ivory hand-painted double bedstead, bedside tables, both Willis & Gambier.
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