As summer unfolds, you may be considering refreshing your bedroom to reflect the changing seasons. 

Interior design experts at Liberty have offered their top tips to update your bedroom and create a personal sanctuary. 

Check out their advice below. 

1. Elevate your bedding

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Updating your bedsheets can make a big difference to your room. (Spacejoy on Unsplash)

Your bed is the heart of your bedroom, making luxurious bedding a necessity. Indulge in high-thread-count sheets for unparalleled comfort. Opt for natural fabrics like Egyptian cotton or linen, known for their breathability and temperature-regulating qualities. Layer your bed with a medley of textures – think soft quilts, plush throws, and an array of decorative pillows. This not only adds visual appeal but also enhances comfort, transforming your bed into a cosy sanctuary.

2. Harmonise with a fresh colour palette

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Soft colours such as blush pink, sage green and serene blues are on trend. (Sandra Rei on Unsplash)

Colour wields the power to transform mood and ambiance. Refresh your bedroom by introducing a new colour palette that mirrors the season and your personal style. Soft, muted tones such as sage green, blush pink, or serene blues cultivate a tranquil environment. For a more daring statement, consider accent walls or statement pieces in opulent jewel tones. Balance is paramount – use a blend of complementary shades to achieve a harmonious and sophisticated look.

3. Integrate nature

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Adding greenery into your space can create a sense of tranquility. (Spacejoy on Unsplash)

Introducing natural elements into your bedroom décor significantly enhances its tranquility. Houseplants not only purify the air but also add a touch of nature’s splendour. Choose low-maintenance plants such as snake plants, peace lilies, or pothos. Additionally, incorporate natural materials like wooden furniture, rattan baskets, or stone accents. These elements bridge your indoor space with the natural world, promoting a sense of peace and well-being.

4. Curate art and personal touches

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Art can make the space feel more personal. (Chastity Cortijo on Unsplash)

Art and personal mementos infuse your bedroom with character and warmth. Curate a gallery wall with a mix of artwork, photographs, and decorative mirrors. Select pieces that resonate with you, whether they’re prints from your favourite artists or cherished family photos. Personal touches such as heirloom pieces, travel souvenirs, or bespoke accessories add layers of meaning, making the space uniquely yours.

5. Optimise lighting

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Experts advise using ambient lighting, task lighting and accent lighting. (Christopher Jolly on Unsplash )

Lighting plays a pivotal role in setting the mood and functionality of your bedroom. Layer your lighting to create a versatile and inviting atmosphere. Start with ambient lighting, such as a statement chandelier or ceiling fixture, to provide general illumination. Add task lighting with stylish bedside lamps for reading or focused activities. Finally, incorporate accent lighting – think fairy lights, wall sconces, or candles – to create a warm and intimate ambiance. Consider smart lighting solutions that allow you to adjust brightness and colour temperature according to your needs and preferences.