Often a bedroom is a sanctuary, a place to escape from the world and relax in.
More than any other space in the home your bedroom should reflect your personality and can be as indulgent as you need it to be.
Rich colors work well, combined with an impractical thick wool carpet that would only be realistic in a space like this. A beautiful bed is a great focal point be it a traditional sleigh bed or a more modern look featuring a leather headboard.
Heavy draperies at a window can look very tasteful and add to the feeling of decadence [Window decoration]. Or if you prefer a more modern fresh feel, white voiles can really offer windows without blocking any scenic views.
Window blinds can be very practical and are available in more delicate fabrics than they ever used to be.
The bed cover has become very popular again and some of the designs are very luxurious including silks and linens, with colors reflecting all the current trends like purple and egg blue. In fact, the cheapest way to change the décor of your bedroom without resorting to a paint brush is to buy new bed sheets.
Never forget that the clever use of lighting can really make a difference and make a room very intimate and cozy. Choose neutral tones unless you want a focal point in which case go for an elaborate chandelier.
For the finishing touches remember to add personal touches, pretty framed photos, surround yourself with things that you love and that are extra special.