Posted on Nov 28, 2011 | Comments 0
In our world everybody is on the run, and many of us go home only to sleep. This is why we need a bedroom that makes us feel good. One of the styles that you may like is the Greek style.
In case you would like a truly special bedroom, you could add a cabinet filled with historical curiosities. You could have the perfect place for showing off the treasures that you have. Also bring into the room some interesting glass tables to add a modern flair to the traditional looking bedroom.
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You don’t have to add only antique elements, but make sure that you add a few of them here and there presence will be a timeless edge of the room. Still you should make sure that you feel comfortable with the style.
In case you would like to create the perfect Greek bedroom, make sure to handle the right colors. The Greek style is ruled by neutral colors, like earth tones towards brown. In case you mix these kinds of colors for sure you will get the results you have been looking for.
It might be a good idea to mix three different shades of brown and add some glaze. The walls should be painted with the lightest shade. The medium shade should be mixed with the glaze in an equal amount and dab the glaze on the walls with the help of a sponge.
To add the third color, you could paint vertical lines, which would represent the columns. Make sure that there is enough space between two columns, and in order for the painting not to be too overwhelming, you should have this effect only on one of the walls.
To achieve the perfect design, you should go for the wooden floor. This naturally will imply that you have the budget for it. In case you are on a tight budget, you could also have a bright colored carpet to complete the look.
Since we are talking about a bedroom, you should know that the focal point of the room is the bed. You have to look for a huge bed that comes with a carved headboard. A good idea is to have a four poster bed. The advantage of this is that you can have a canopy in case you would like to create a romantic setting using the Greek style.
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