Y’all, I have posted 15 straight days!! It is seriously a miracle!
I hope you have been enjoying it. I know my dad is because he is always complaining that I don’t post enough. (I love you Dad!)
Last Saturday, I shared 10 Farmhouse Kitchen Essentials with you, and today we are going to talk about how to get the farmhouse look in the bedroom.
I am going to share with you some of my favorite inspiration pictures that I found online, and point out in each picture qualities that give each bedroom that “farmhouse look.”
Most farmhouse bedrooms have a very light and airy feeling. You will most often find white on the walls, white in the furniture, and sometimes even white on the floor.
White bedding is my favorite farmhouse touch. My Nannie Allen always had beautiful white bedspreads on her tall four poster beds. I remember we were never able to get on them because it would wrinkle the bedding. :). She loved keeping her beds very crisp and neat.
I also love the contrast in colors that you find in farmhouse bedrooms. This photo below was one of my inspirations for my own bedroom. I love the contrast of the black and white.
You can see in my bedroom how I painted my mom’s bedside dresser to get a similar look.
Another color that you often see in farmhouse bedrooms is brown. And that brown is usually found in the form of wood.
Wood baskets, wood blinds, wood benches, wood flooring, and wood furniture….
Speaking of furniture, I love how most pieces in farmhouse bedrooms do not match. I love the mix-matchedness of it all. :)
And a piece of furniture that you will see a lot in farmhouse bedrooms are benches, and usually at the foot of the bed.
Notice all of the different pieces of furniture in the picture above. Nothing matches and yet it goes beautifully together.
Another way to add that warm wood tone to your farmhouse bedroom is through baskets and natural rugs.
Some other things you might find in a farmhouse bedroom are gingham and stripes.
I LOVE me some gingham! Especially red gingham!
Those are just a few of the things that I love most about farmhouse decor in the bedroom, but that certainly isn’t everything.
What are your favorite items in a farmhouse bedroom?
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