Bedroom articles, tips & information

The homify guide to choosing the best bed

Permanently tired? Suffering from pains and aches all over your body? Could be that your bed is the culprit, especially if it’s older than seven years. Even the best bed can deteriorate by as much as 70% within 10 years of being bought, yet it would…

29 August, 2018

​Snuggle up with these cosy bedroom ideas

Our bedrooms are so much more than the spaces where we snooze. Apart from being the most intimate room in the entire house, the bedroom is also the one space that can flaunt the true you, your unique personality and your quirky side that you don’t wa…

11 August, 2018

​Be the best host ever with these guest bedroom ideas

Most of us host overnight guests from time to time – family from out of town, colleagues spending the night, etc. And while a friendly attitude is vital, a beautifully designed spare bedroom also goes a long way in making your guests feel welcome.

09 August, 2018

Too hot to sleep? Try this!

A nice summery day with warm sunshine is one thing; but night-time temperature that’s too hot to sleep is entirely something else. And if you’ve been tossing and turning trying to get some shut eye recently, you’re not along.

08 August, 2018

​A Feng Shui bedroom in 7 easy steps

Before we tell you which bedroom décor piece should go where, a quick catch-up on Feng Shui. Originating in China, Feng Shui is a pseudoscience which claims to use energy forces to harmonize individuals with their surrounding environment.

18 July, 2018

​Let in the light: How to brighten a dark bedroom

The sun sets for a reason, and we’re not trying to get into a scientific dialogue here. But imagine having to go to sleep with fresh, bright sunshine pouring in through your bedroom window – not ideal, is it? Thus, for optimum shut eye, the darker th…

16 July, 2018

​Love luxury bedrooms? Here’s how to copy them

Most of the time, staying in a fancy hotel isn’t about the delicious food or the beautiful views from the window/balcony – it’s about the bedroom. That crisp, freshly laundered, clutter-free bedroom that immediately relaxes one upon entering.

07 July, 2018

​A passionate look: homify’s best red bedroom ideas

When it comes to adding a touch of vivacious energy and romance to a room, few colours can hold a candle to red. This striking hue is one of the best tones to highlight an architectural feature, give more prominence to a space filled with boring neut…

28 June, 2018

​Far from dull: How to decorate neutral bedrooms

Who says a neutral colour palette has to be boring? True, neutral colours are all around us in nature, but that doesn’t mean bringing some of those hues into your home needs to result in a done-to-death look, does it? In fact, these soft and soothing…

​The homify guide to small bedroom furniture

One of the most important parts about interior design is arranging furniture – doing it correctly is an art form, as any seasoned interior designer/decorator will tell you. However, that doesn’t mean that the rest of us can’t attempt to play with fur…

24 June, 2018