Bedroom in blue: how to create a cozy and warm interior in cold colors

Decorating the walls in the bedroom in a luxurious navy blue

Decorating the walls in the bedroom in a luxurious navy blue

A bedroom in blue is an interesting and inspiring idea for creating a harmonious interior. An atmosphere of privacy and tranquility should reign in the bedroom. The appropriate color palette will help to achieve this effect. Therefore, in this room, it is advisable not to use such aggressive colors as red, orange, yellow, etc..

Harmonious combination of blue with bright colors

Harmonious combination of blue with bright colors

Classic combination of blue and white indoors

Classic combination of blue and white indoors

Delicate combination of light blue and white shades in the bedroom

Delicate combination of light blue and white shades in the bedroom

Soft blue tone in a bright panoramic bedroom

Soft blue tone in a bright panoramic bedroom

Strict combination of dark blue and black diluted with knitted accessories

Strict combination of dark blue and black diluted with knitted accessories

If you cannot do without them, then it is better to use them as rare but expressive accents..

Panoramic loft bedroom with blue headboard wall trim

Panoramic loft bedroom with blue headboard wall trim

Experts advise nevertheless to use a calm, muted scale as the main color. In particular, a great idea for a bedroom would be to use blue in different variations. In addition to psychologists, this option is also approved by designers: blue promises to remain in trend for more than one season.,

Sky blue color of the highlighted wall in the sleeping area

Sky blue color of the highlighted wall in the sleeping area

Advantages and disadvantages of a blue bedroom: what to look for

Blue is a noble color that symbolizes dignity, luxury and aristocracy. This color scheme, if used correctly, can be an excellent option for decorating a bedroom, as it calms and fills with harmony. Other benefits of blue include:

Austere dark shade to match textiles and some furniture

Austere dark shade to match textiles and some furniture

  • it promotes healthy sleep;
  • it goes well with other colors;
  • contains a wide palette of various shades.

Photo wallpaper in blue tones for a bright bedroom

Photo wallpaper in blue tones for a bright bedroom

Among other things, it is believed that blue has a special psychological energy and adjusts to serenity..

Sleeping area on the podium in blue

Sleeping area on the podium in blue

However, you should be careful with blue, because if you overdo it, the room may turn out to be too dark and cold. This is especially true for those bedrooms whose windows face the north side. Here, nevertheless, it should be borne in mind that blue refers to a cold range of shades..

Green textiles bring cool white and blue bedroom interiors to life

Green textiles bring cool white and blue bedroom interiors to life

When choosing a shade of blue, one should be guided by the fact which side the bedroom windows face. If to the south, then the best option would be a gray scale of a cold blue hue. If the windows of your bedroom face north, then it is better to refuse cold shades of blue: in this case, use greenish shades of blue, close to aqua.

Small bedroom with a highlighted dark wall

Small bedroom with a highlighted dark wall

Bedroom interior in blue

The blue color in the interior of the bedroom suits almost any style. Ideally, it will look in the bedroom, designed in the style of Provence or country. It will look no less appropriate in a Scandinavian-style bedchamber. In this case, it is appropriate to use it in combination with white.

Shabby chic interior with contrasting wall decoration

Shabby chic interior with contrasting wall finishes

Advice! The combination of blue and white is classic and looks very impressive, stylish, especially in the bedroom.

A rich combination of dark blue and white in a modern interior

A rich combination of dark blue and white in a modern interior

But still most of all, blue is suitable for creating an interior in a Mediterranean style. Here, too, a combination of blue and white will help you out. A bedroom in blue and white will visually increase the space. Plus, this fresh combination will give you the feeling of being on the seashore. And if you buy accessories corresponding to the theme (shells, decorative vases with sea pebbles, photos and paintings), then you can easily feel like on the Greek island of Santorini.

Light and airy ethno style in a classic white and blue interior

Light and airy ethnic style in a classic white and blue interior

Blue is suitable even for such an unusual and complex style as a loft. Only in the latter case, it is preferable to use not a bright saturated shade of it, but a dirty one, preferably in a blurred form..

Cozy loft with decorative elements in blue tones

Cozy loft with decorative elements in blue tones

Advice! When decorating the bedroom mainly in blue colors, do not forget about bedding. Blue silk bedding set – what could be more beautiful and romantic?

Bedroom interior in blue, diluted with brown furniture

Bedroom interior in blue, diluted with brown furniture

Where to begin

A bedroom in blue is a dream come true for the most daring design. Are you on fire with the idea of ​​bringing a blue bedroom to life, but don’t know where to start? Designers advise first of all to start decorating the most spacious elements, which are windows, walls, ceiling and floor. Compliance with the following basic rules will help you here:

A white window with light curtains will refresh the interior of a room with dark walls

A white window with light curtains will refresh the interior of a room with dark walls

  • It is preferable to use white windows. In this case, it is worth hanging blue curtains in the bedroom, which will be in harmony with the windows. Alternatively, you can use an airy white lace tulle. This will facilitate access to the window and create a feeling of weightlessness. However, in this case, it is advisable to provide for the presence of blinds, which, if necessary, will protect you from prying neighbors’ eyes..

Delicate combination of two contrasting shades

Delicate combination of two contrasting shades

  • It is better not to resort to the design of the ceiling and floor in blue, no matter how you like it. Better pay attention to the chocolate brown scale. It goes well with both blue and white shades. Shades of white or beige are also suitable. Therefore, it is optimal to choose a coating of natural shades..

Beach style bedroom interior

Beach style bedroom interior

  • If you cannot deny yourself the pleasure of using a carpet, then it is advisable that it does not cover the entire floor. Its surface must be visible. This trend is extremely relevant now. When choosing a carpet, give preference to models with a soft pile. In this case, you will be comfortable walking on the carpet, even barefoot..

Small textile accessories in blue will add warmth and comfort to the room.

Small textile accessories in blue will add warmth and comfort to the room.

Interior design options in blue tones

It is perhaps best to start decorating the interior with the walls – they will set the character of the whole room. You can choose one of the following wall decoration options:

An interesting idea for decorating walls with wallpaper in blue tones

An interesting idea for decorating walls with wallpaper in blue tones

  • classic wallpaper;
  • paintable wallpaper;
  • painted walls;
  • combination of wall decoration with wooden panels (at the bottom) and wallpaper in a contrasting color (at the top).

A beautiful combination of three basic tones in a dark bedroom

A beautiful combination of three basic tones in a dark bedroom

The last design option looks especially impressive and unusual. Moreover, it is one of the latest fashion trends. In this case, it would be most appropriate to use white wood panels, which should be used to decorate the lower part of the wall. And in this case, the upper part should be pasted over with plain blue wallpaper. This combination of colors and textures will create an interesting and vivid contrast and is suitable for a room designed in Scandinavian style or in Provence style..

Wooden wall panels to match the color of the walls

Wooden wall panels to match the color of the walls

Blue can be used as the main color when choosing furniture. An aqua-colored armchair placed in the corner by a white window will become a bright spot in your interior..

Decor elements in turquoise color will help freshen up the interior of the bedroom

Decor elements in turquoise color will help freshen up the interior of the bedroom

Advice!  You should not decorate the entire interior in a blue palette, otherwise it will look too monochrome, which will make a negative impression..

Stylish combination of dark blue with wood in wall decoration

Stylish combination of dark blue with wood in wall decoration

Interior colors matching blue

The interior of the bedroom in blue should be varied. Therefore, this shade can and should be diluted with other color combinations. This task is made easier by the fact that blue tones work well with other colors, so they can be used to create the most incredible color combinations..

Fuchsia goes well with marine tones

Fuchsia goes well with marine tones

The most classic combination is offered by the colors blue and white. The white palette perfectly reflects light, which neutralizes the coldness of blue tones. In the white and blue interior in snow-white colors, furniture is mainly decorated, and blue is used to decorate the walls..

A snow-white room with a highlighted pale blue wall

A snow-white room with a highlighted pale blue wall

White is also suitable for textiles. And if you add a little gray shades to the interior, it will give it aristocracy and make the room more elegant. In this case, you can also use dark blue in the bedroom. However, this color combination is more suitable for a bachelor’s or teen’s bedroom. Nevertheless, this range will look appropriate in the ladies’ room..

Noble blue looks advantageous on a beige-gray background

Noble blue looks advantageous on a beige-gray background

Another worthy combination is the interior in chocolate-blue tones. Such rooms look fresh and have a slight touch of melancholy. Therefore, they are suitable for romantic people. To freshen up the interior, add a little beige to it..

A successful combination of shades and furniture elements in a beach-style interior

A successful combination of shades and furniture elements in a beach-style interior

Unusual color combinations

The color combinations described above will bring a touch of harmony and tranquility and tune in the right way. If you want to give the bedroom in blue more energy and at the same time are not afraid of bold experiments, then we suggest you use completely different combinations.

Juicy and unusual combination of velvet elements of the bedroom decor

Juicy and unusual combination of velvet elements of the bedroom decor

So, in the bedroom in blue colors, you can add accessories and elements of such contrasting shades as:

  • yellow;
  • green;
  • orange or terracotta;
  • Red.

Bright red furniture looks great in a dark bedroom.

Bright red furniture looks great in a dark bedroom.

The combination of cold blue and warm terracotta looks especially relevant – these opposite colors balance each other. To make it easier to get up in the morning, and the room always seemed filled with light and energy, add some yellowish and greenish shades to the bedroom palette. They will bring an invigorating touch to the interior..

Noble tandem of blue and terracotta in a classic interior

Noble tandem of blue and terracotta in a classic interior

Advice! Use bright colors only in moderate doses. So, it is not recommended to choose yellow curtains or red chairs. But pillowcases on pillows and bedspreads on the bed can be safely sustained in these bright solutions. If desired, you can always change them to calmer colors..

Delicate turquoise combined with colored textiles

Delicate turquoise combined with colored textiles

Bright yellow elements will create a special atmosphere in the room

Bright yellow elements will create a special atmosphere in the room

Bedroom in blue: accessories

If you justly do not want to overload the bedroom with blue tones, then you can only dwell on accessories and textiles in the appropriate palette. They will bring a touch of calmness to almost any interior. Since the center of any bedroom is the bed, first of all, you should think about its design..

A beautiful blue cushion will help highlight the chosen style

A beautiful blue cushion will help highlight the chosen style

The combination of brown and blue has long been recognized as a classic, so a bed decorated with a blue bedspread will look very organic. Especially if it is made of natural wood. The rich blue color of the bedspread will emphasize the natural luxury of natural material and its high cost. In this case, the bed will look truly royal. In addition, using blue, you can zone the bedroom area if you combine it with the living room..

Blue room diluted with light decorations

Blue room diluted with light decorations

On the walls, kept in cold blue shades, mirrors will sparkle with new colors, especially if you make up a whole composition of them.

Gold-framed mirrors combined with blue walls give the room a luxurious look

Gold-framed mirrors combined with blue walls give the room a luxurious look

Thus, blue is ideal for creating an interior in almost any style. It will help your bedroom look interesting, fresh and set in a pacifying mood..

Bedroom in blue: finishing the bedroom in different shades of blue

Decorating the bedroom in different shades of blue