When you decide to bring home a king size bed, it becomes the center of attraction. You don’t need many furniture pieces in the room to make the space look voguish, your king size mattress will take care of it. But, how to style a king-size bed? Well, we will tell you exactly how. You can always let your creativity run wild here. The space of the bed is the limit. Now, there is no right or wrong way to style your king size bed. But, you can take the below ideas and give them your own twist.
We bring you a variety of exquisite ways to style your king-size bed. Read on.
Layer It Up
Your bed is your canvas, let your imagination take over. You can keep things minimal, take the regal route, or bring in vibrant colors and patterns. Some of the accessories you can use to layer your king-size bed includes;
- A fitted sheet
- A flat sheet
- A blanket, comforter, quilt, or a duvet
- A coverlet is optional too
- A throw or an lapghan
Add Pillows and More Pillows
While styling your king size bed fill it up with pillows. Using king pillows for a king-size mattress is usually suitable because it matches the aesthetics of the bed, whereas a standard pillow may look too small. However, if you are someone who feels comfortable on a standard pillow, you can keep both and stylishly arrange them. You can also bring in some throw pillows to complete the look. If you want to add a boho vibe, you can keep your throw pillows vibrant or with a funny quote.
Use Vibrant Prints
When layering your king bed, make sure you mix the colors wisely. You can combine two neutral colors like white or beige or go for a neutral base with a vibrant color to keep it fresh. You can also mix and match the prints. For example, let’s say you are opting for a neutral color in one layer, you can match it with a subtle print.
Use Headboard or Footboard, Maybe both
While your king size bed is the main attraction of the room, the headboard and the footboard can enhance the look and style of your king size bed aesthetically.
Today, you will find a variety of patterns and styles when it comes to the headboards, with a diverse range of colors, from something luxurious to bohemian, go for a headboard that gels well with the decor of the room. Some of the most popular headboard styles include;
Plain white: A white neutral headboard makes sense if every other element on your king size bed is colorful.
Bright color: Here, if all the elements on the bed or the room's decor are in neutral or white colors, a pop of bright color can do wonders, such as bright yellow or purple.
Wooden headboards: Wooden headboards can add a luxurious feel and make your king size bed and the room look classy.
Now, when it comes to the footboard, use the same tips as above. If you think a pop of color will work well, go for it. You also find a variety of footboards in the market, so choose wisely. If you want storage space or want to add something at the end of the bed, you can opt for footboards with shelves. Here, right from books, show items, and other knick-knacks can be displayed.
Use Bed Skirts
Bed skirts are a great way to hide what’s under your bed; by that, we mean additional storage space, box spring, or just the empty space. While traditionally, bed skirts were extensively used, they have come back today. So even if your decors say contemporary, you can still use a bed skirt, to give a traditional yet mod look.
Add a Touch of Throw Blanket
The final step can be to add a throw or an Afghan to complete the look. This especially works well if you have chosen neutral colors for the bedding and the pillows. A colorful Afghan can feel refreshing and add a splash of color.
You can use the above tips and give them a spin of your own to them. When it comes to king bed styling ideas, do what you feel is right. Happy Styling!