Bedrooms Articles


DIY acrylic bedside table & lamp

Yay! finally finished DIY-ing my bedside table. It also doubles up as a lamp as i placed the lamp inside.  Its pretty simple to do. i bought the separate acrylic pieces and glued them together using acrylic glue, (left the back uncovered as i wanted some air circulation for the heated bulb) sprayed glue on […]

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Wall paint for bedroom with gray carpet?

We are finally moving into a lovely apartment with institutional white walls and standard grey (bleh) carpeting in most of the space.  Since I need to buy bedroom furniture quickly, I’m starting with the bedroom.   We’ve gotten the ok to paint the walls-just nothing terribly dark.  Also the bedroom is not enormous so it would be swallowed […]

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Clean Your Closet and Make Space for More ‘Good’.

Blogger Edith Yeung offers sound advice for cleaning not only your storage closet, but your mental/emotional ‘closet’ as well. Edith suggests: Throw it away when:  You don’t feel good about it. You don’t like it. You don’t feel comfortable wearing it. You don’t remember you had it. You have not worn it even once in […]

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Sleep Pods.

      If it’s time to rethink the round beds, think I’ll think the Lomme Sleep Pod, which is round and a half. From the product’s webpage: “The naturally shaped sleeping pods mix state of the art sleep-enhancing technology with one of the oldest organic shapes in nature – the egg. Lomme is the […]

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Scandinavian Design Center Hack?

Check out Queenie, a bed ‘gable’ made of Plexi glass, available through Scandinavian Design Center. At about 320 bucks, it’s not terribly expensive, but for a fraction of the cost, the look could be easily replicated out of a piece of MDF and a jigsaw. Yes?

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