Bedrooms 271 Stories

Novel Ways With Bedroom Books
A natural part of leisure time at home, books and bedrooms have been companions for years. Wordsworth penned poetry in bed. Proust, late in life, wrote in his brass bed. Truman Capote once claimed, “I am a completely horizontal writer.” And Twain,...
Room of the Day: Chic Neutrals Give a Nursery an Edge
When an interior designer is hired to decorate a baby’s nursery, she usually doesn’t get a say in the child’s name. But the moment Lindsay Espinoza heard that her clients,...
The Cure for Houzz Envy: Master Bedroom Touches Anyone Can Do
Ah, some of the luxury master suites on Houzz … they have fireplaces, they have TVs that disappear into trunks, they have bathrooms that are bigger than the first floor of my house. Here’s the thing: I don’t envy the massive square footage; I don’t...
12 Warm-Weather Makeover Ideas for the Bedroom
The longer, warmer days of spring and summer beg for a lighter touch in the bedroom and guest quarters. Pack up the thick duvets and woolen blankets and set out something fresher and prettier —...
Room of the Day: A Cocoon for Late-Night Crashing
For the music industry owner of this Flatiron District loft in New York City, workdays last until the wee hours of the morning. So it’s easy to see why he wanted a bedroom that was serene. Jessica Geller and Virginia Toledo of id...
8 Tips for Peaceful Bedroom Sharing With Baby
A few months before a baby’s arrival, many expectant parents begin nesting — a stage that often involves setting up a separate nursery. But not every family dedicates an entire room for their baby. Increasingly, parents are sharing their bedrooms...
13 Ideas for a Creative, Colorful Bedroom
For those who have trouble sleeping, restful colors and a serene, streamlined space may be the way to go — but if sleep isn’t an issue for you, why not try something bolder? Spending time lounging in bed could...
Perk Up Your Bedding’s Personality
Lauded New York designer Laura Bohn famously said, “I am always looking for a blend of surprise mixed with an invitation to comfort.” She completely echoes my philosophy that mixing in our homes is the key to personal, welcoming, sensational...
9 Beautiful Bedroom Views Shared by Houzzers
We’re always happy to hear from our readers, whether it be with compliments, concerns or even complaints. Our recent ideabook, Dream Spaces:...
Room of the Day: 3 Brothers Share 1 Big Bedroom in Hawaii
When an American couple living in Asia decided to build a vacation home on the north shore of Kauai, Hawaii, they asked architect Tony De Jesus to create a single bedroom...
Room of the Day: Once a Dining Area, Now a Glam Bedroom
Shannon John Mery of Denizen Design is all about making homes that fit his clients’ lifestyles. For a single woman who travels often and entertains infrequently, he reconfigured her loft...
Dream Spaces: Bedrooms With Amazing Views
Call me crazy, but I’d give up all the comforts of my bed (supersoft cotton sheets, cozy down comforter and plump pillow-top mattress) for one with a knockout view. I’m know I’d sleep more sweetly if my last waking sight were the twinkling lights...
Downsizing Help: Where to Put Your Overnight Guests
I have seven grandchildren, plus two sons and their wives. When they visit, they bring all the paraphernalia that babies and youngsters and tech-dependent adults need these days. And we live in a 600-square-foot bungalow. Yikes! If your downsizing...
This Designer’s Client Was Her 10-Year-Old Son
Turning 10 is a big deal, and interior decorator Cathy Zaeske wanted to mark the milestone with a new room for her son, Jack. “Two months before his birthday, we announced...
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