August 25, 2011
I love making up a bed, because bedding can totally transform the look of a bedroom. I often find myself picking up bedding on vacation since it’s easy to transport (especially pillow shams and cases!). Personally, I’m a fan of mixing different patterns, colours and textures together — don’t be afraid of mixing styles on one bed!
This bed is more coordinated, but I love the mix of patterns.
I think this is a great combination of mix-and-match bedding. A simple brown and white bedskirt, pillow cases, Euro shams and a large graphic print duvet cover.
This is the guest room in my own home, and I went for a mix of different pieces of bedding: Muted orange Euro shams from Area Home, pale blue-green pillow cases trimmed in white, simple white sheets and a vintage wool blanket. I love using Euro shams, especially in front of the sleeping pillows, they always add a nice amount of height to the bed.
For more beautiful bedding, see our 16 Gorgeous Bedrooms gallery.