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Pastels Are Stylish and Grown-up
Pastel colors are not just for nurseries or little girls' rooms. These soft color options can be incorporated into any bedroom if planned and used correctly. Here are some bedroom color ideas and photos using these soft, muted color options.Continue to 2 of 11 below.
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Pastels Look Great on Walls
This bedroom designed and constructed by Cardea Building Co. is a wonderful example of pastel colors in a modern and sophisticated room. The pastel green wall color along with bright splashes of red and gold create a well-balanced design. The furniture is unique as well, especially the metallic ottoman or settee in the corner.Continue to 3 of 11 below.
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Pastels Make Small Rooms Look SpaciousContinue to 4 of 11 below.
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Baby Blue is ManlyContinue to 5 of 11 below.
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Combine the Old With the New
This classic bedroom is ravishing with its pastel blue ceiling and golden rod wall paint, lamps, and sparkling crystal chandelier. A quaint, sophisticated room that incorporates vintage décor, but remains eclectic with simple design elements, such as the solid white bed linens, beige bed skirt, and canopy.Continue to 6 of 11 below.
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Experiment with Color
This light turquoise bedroom makeover in San Mateo, CA is designed by Kelly Berg, Arte Styling, which is a beautiful example of pastel colors at work. The combination of turquoise and key lime is very lively up against the white bedding and pale wall color. The bright pink flowers next to the bed is just the right amount of warm color contrast to create interest and harmony in this sea of cool colors.Continue to 7 of 11 below.
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Use Two But No More Than Three Pastels TogetherContinue to 8 of 11 below.
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Use Pastels as an AccentContinue to 9 of 11 below.
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Use Pastels Versus White
This bedroom's wall color paint is white, which produces a wonderful backdrop for the contemporary furniture selected for this room. Another option to white is to use a pastel color to offset black or dark wood finishes. The pink bedding, pillows, and chair in this bedroom are vibrant next to the black wardrobe, dresser, and side table, while the regal black & white rug adds a fun twist.Continue to 10 of 11 below.
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Add Character with Unique Furniture and AccentsContinue to 11 of 11 below.
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