The bedroom is one space in which we like to be extra careful when it comes to trying new and flashy trends. The ideal bedroom is a space that feels relaxing but still has character, and our favorite aesthetic approach is to combine modern and traditional elements.
So, what in this space feels traditional? A rug with an antique-inspired motif, an upholstered bed in a neutral color, and a side lamp that has a slight industrial edge. As for the modern elements, try abstract art above the bed, pillows in interesting patterns, and an accent chair that has just a dash of midcentury inspiration.
Here's everything you need to recreate this mod-meets-trad look:
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