my bedroom // three tips for a decoration facelift

Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Hey lovelies! I haven't done one of these posts in ages so I thought it would be fun to revisit the "decorating and storage ideas" post that was really popular (one of the pictures from that post has even got 20K notes on tumblr, what!). My room has changed a lot since January and although it's not quite ready for a full room tour (I'm still sorting out bed issues), I thought I'd share with you a few decorating tips to give your bedroom a snazzy little facelift. 

1. Wooden hangers. There is something so classic and polished about them that really complete the overall look of a wardrobe, you would be amazed at the difference it makes. I've only got about ten wooden hangers but my goal is to have all of my clothes displayed on the wooden beauties. So much prettier than those flimsy plastic things.

 2. My jewellery cabinet was getting a little out of control so I decided to display some of my statement pieces as a decoration. Izzy's Mum gave me these jewellery hangers a few months ago and they have been so handy! The colours of all the necklaces and accessories really add to my bedroom for a positive, colourful vibe and accentuate the colours in my wardrobe.

3. Probably my favourite DIY project yet. I printed out all of my favourite instagram shots at Big W (only costed about 10c per photo) and hung them on a string above my bed. Adds instant colour to any bedroom and it's a constant reminder of happy days, beautiful moments and inspiration that otherwise would have been forgotten.

I hope you enjoyed this post and you're having a splendid week so far. Lots of love xo


Harlow Darling said...

Your room is so dreamy, I really love how you have everything set up on your vanity and the instagram photos hanging off the wall!

nanawintour said...

Such awesome ideas! I really want some wooden hangers & I love your jewellery hangers. What a gorgeous way to display+remember to wear pieces. Also love the Instagram wall. Gorgeous idea! Lovelovelove basically.

S xo

Unknown said...

Lovely post! I always hang my clothes on wood hangers but now I'm definitely trying to find something for my jewelries that looks like yours! And for the Instagram pictures, what a lovely idea!

Sandrine xx

Unknown said...

Such good ideas, I love the photos on string!
Love Jade xxx

dunia kecil indi said...

inspiring :)

The Cottage Diaries said...

Love your photo display. And that dress (top?) in the first photo looks so gorgeous!!


Ruby Sterland said...

I love reading posts like this! I love the idea of an instagram wall, especially because I'm kinda nearly addicted to instagram... haha x

SARAH said...

your room is such a lovely place! i will definitely take inspiration from this when i redecorate!

Sarah xo

Janne said...

Lovely ideas! :)

Anonymous said...

Cute stuff! Love your vanity and instagram pic's.


Vicki said...

Lovely posts! I'm also in love with wooden hangars--they're so pretty and classic! I also love your idea for displaying instagram photos! I may have to give that a try sometime soon.(:

Decked Out in Ruffles

Mariana said...

Amazing post! Your blog is getting better and better! x

Anonymous said...

Love how you have your IG photos strung on your wall! I'd love to try something like that in my dorm room!

Xo, Hannah