Teenage is one of the tricky phases of life, where you are undergoing a lot of changes and lead a stressful life. Teenagers need privacy and wish to have a place of their own where they can retreat and feel relaxed. They need a room that represents them and make them feel good. The best idea to make them feel significant and all grown up is by letting them design their own bedroom.
Decorating a teenager’s bedroom can bring you and your teenager closer. Pay attention to your teenagers likes and dislikes and discuss it with the interior designer. Let your teenager talk frankly with the interior designer and discuss about colors, furniture, accessories and what else would look gorgeous in their bedroom. Teenagers can even refer magazines, visit teen interior decorating forums and check out other teenagers room on internet to get ideas on colors, lighting or furnishings.
Let your teenager select the colors for his/her bedroom, teenagers most often opt for bold colors, you can visit paint stores with them, get the sample paint colors and let your teenager test it on a part of the wall and see if they like the effect of that particular color. If not, they can always go for a lighter shade of the same hue or try different color. You can help them mix and match colors. If their wall colors are bold then choose the furnishings or bed covers in neutral tone. But remember their choice comes first.
Teenagers spend a lot of time in their bedroom either reading, working on computer, working on their favorite hobbies or just relaxing. Lighting should be able to do justice to all this activities and hence chosen and implemented wisely. Teenagers love decorating their rooms. They love to show off their friends how creative they are through the decor of their room. They like to decorate their room with their photos, let them make collages using their best photos and hang them as a decor item. Use stencils and create their favorite wordings to create impact to their bedroom. Help them choose fabrics in their favorite colors that would make them feel comfortable and lift their mood but make sure the colors blend with the wall color and other accessories.