A bold color treatment, especially on your walls, can totally change the feel and look of a room. So, it’s important to choose the perfect color for you — and we are strong advocates of dark green. The hue is earthy and soothing while versatile enough to be elevated and modern, too. This makes it an especially apt color choice for the bedroom.
There are so many ways to style a dark green room. You’ll want to consider what hues, patterns, and texture to lay against it, plus what overall mood you want to evoke. In need of some ideas? Or considering a color refresh of your own? Check out these 22 dark green bedrooms for inspiration, ahead.
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Pair With Pink
A deep green finds perfect balance with pink accents. The pretty hue lifts what can be a heavy color, softening and warming it up. In this bedroom, graphic artwork and a few mix-and-match pillows do the trick. Pops of white and gold offer some additional brightness.Continue to 2 of 22 below.
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Play With Pattern
Green naturally lends itself to a boho style bedroom, as it has evokes a fresh and free-spirited feel. In this bedroom, a patterned rug and bedding lighten up the space with playfulness. White serves as the main accent color, along with some warm neutrals seen in the pots and bench for earthiness. You can't go wrong with live plants, too, which offer a natural green to play off the paint color.Continue to 3 of 22 below.
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On the flip side, green can create a sense of regality. This bedroom goes full-on luxe, coating its molded walls in a rich juniper hue, wallpapering the ceiling, and embellishing the space with gold-accented statement lighting. The furniture is just as on par, comprising a ruby-red tufted headboard and ultra-plush pillows.Continue to 4 of 22 below.
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Brighten It Up
Break up the richness of a green with bright, happy tones. This space veers away from the usual heaviness of a dark green, instead creating a smile-inducing environment. So, don't be afraid to try out seemingly clashing colors — a surprising yellow headboard and neon pink duvet are ultimately what make this bedroom come together.Continue to 5 of 22 below.
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Go For Wallpaper Over Paint
Why use paint when you have wallpaper this lush? Reminiscent of the Beverly Hills Hotel, this bedroom doesn't shy away from pattern as its walls are coated in abundant birds of paradise and glossy leaves. To let the jungle vibe shine, understated decor is used, as seen in the simple bedding, cream-colored window treatments, and a softly-curved headboard.Continue to 6 of 22 below.
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Balance With Wall Trim
Here, the dark green walls are cleverly broken up with existing wall moulding, which was left white and painted around. This allows for relief, while also adding structure to the room. Oaky accents bring out the depth of the paint color. Matching velvet pillows, sheets, plants, and a patterned runner also help play off the walls.Continue to 7 of 22 below.
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Use Traditional Accents
Sometimes, less is more. This traditional-style bedroom doesn't go too outside-the-box when it comes to decor, but each element works together seamlessly. Classic gingham pillows add playfulness, white bedding offers beautiful contrast, and a sculptural bed frame infuses elegance. Don't miss other pretty touches, like dreamy sheer drapes, curvy lamps, and chinoiserie plates hanging above the bed.Continue to 8 of 22 below.
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Set The Ambience
Never underestimate the power of lighting. A soft yellow-toned glow brings out the warmth and sheen of a dark green, allowing the color to truly shine. Thus, not much extra is needed to make this room stand out. A carved wooden headboard and side table complement the olive shade, while simple embroidered bedding adds visual interest and texture.Continue to 9 of 22 below.
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Color blocking with two tones is another great way to break up a space. Plus, if you use a dark color on the bottom half — like in this bedroom — it creates the illusion of a headboard! The deep pine green keeps to its warmth, paired with brass decals and neutral hues. Simple striped bedding in a softer green nod to the bottom half of the wall, while white accents in the lamp and decor play off the top half.Continue to 10 of 22 below.
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Choose Luxe Materials
Simple, luxe decor makes this sea green bedroom feel like an exhale. A low-profile velvet bed frame sets the tone, alongside gold sconces and midcentury modern style nightstands for a streamlined look. Softly-wrinkled linens with a pop of pink and tan help soothe and balance out the opulence.Continue to 11 of 22 below.
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Add Contemporary Elements
Contemporary decor can make a dark green space feel extra luxurious. Opt for clean lines as seen in the nightstands and lighting of this bedroom. Don't forget plush materials like velvet for the pillows or headboard for some contrast, too. Three ovular mirrors add to the shine, while making this space feel more vast.Continue to 12 of 22 below.
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Include Pops Of Blue
Pops of blue — like turquoise and sapphire — can transform a dark green bedroom into a breath of fresh air. The coastal palette in this space is so soothing and light, and it doesn't require too many frills. Just opt for some cool patterned pillows and a throw at the end of the bed. Gold accents, as seen in the mirror and lamp, top it off with a bit of glam.Continue to 13 of 22 below.
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Let Plants Abound
Create a sanctuary in your bedroom with plants. In this space, lots of greenery abounds to create a lush scene. Oaky decor complements the hue, while bohemian-style touches — like a fringe rug and macrame plant hanger — add playfulness. Try contrasting, too: some gold-accented lighting and pots offer a glam touch.Continue to 14 of 22 below.
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Mix Traditional And Modern
Mixing design styles is a tried-and-true design trick that works wonderfully when done right. This space meshes traditional with modern, pairing '70s-style floral-printed pillows and bedding against abstract artwork and a streamlined bed frame. Pink serves as the main accent color here again, lightening up the dark green walls.Continue to 15 of 22 below.
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Bring Bohemian Vibes
On the other hand, a deep green can help bring out a playful side. Tracey Harlston of Mocha Girl Place decked her granddaughter's room out in bohemian decor and happy accents — notably, an ornate screen used as a headboard, mushroom-shaped stools, and flower throw pillows. All are set in earth tones for a cohesive, whimsical environment.Continue to 16 of 22 below.
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Keep It Cozy
A dark green bedroom is the perfect place to go full-on moody. An inky-black bed frame and photo frames help make this space feel supremely snug, topped with plush cream bedding for extra coziness.Continue to 17 of 22 below.
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Create An Earthy Oasis
A palette of olive and white allow for an airy and grounding space. Matching green chairs in this bedroom allow for cohesion, along with a deeper green bench. Though, the materials are the real stars of the show: wood-paneled ceilings infuse warmth, textured wallpaper soothes, and sculptural lighting creates visual intrigue.Continue to 18 of 22 below.
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Use Natural Materials
Natural materials always pair well with green, as both are found together outdoors. This bedroom uses woven fabrics to dress the bed, atop a jute rug and oaky tables. Wooden slats stretch from the wall to the ceiling, ending at various lengths to create a fun illusion. Similar yet skillful imbalance is presented in the staggered pendants, which mirror the bulb shape of the sconces.Continue to 20 of 22 below.
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A gold stripe cuts through these deep green walls, setting the tone for a sleek and sophisticated bedroom. Abstract artwork and pillows cater to the modern look, set in a beautiful palette of pink, white, black, and tan. For balance, tinged dried foliage and a gingham duvet ground the senses.Continue to 21 of 22 below.
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Flaunt With Florals
Green is immediately associated with nature. So, introducing decor elements that evoke the outdoors always works well. Here, florals set the theme of the bedroom, as seen in the velvet window treatments, artwork, and actual flower arrangements. Hot pink trim adds a welcome dose of brightness, while traditional furniture grounds the space.Continue to 22 of 22 below.
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Deepen With Black
A deep green can get even deeper when paired with black. B&W prints, charcoal bedding, and sheer black drapes create an eerie ambience in this bedroom. Meanwhile, a billowy paper-style lantern softens the look, and gold sconces brighten it up.