It’s been well documented that blue is one of the best colours to use in the bedroom. In fact, some studies have shown that sleeping in a blue room can help you get a better night’s sleep.
Beyond its restful properties, blue is a simply beautiful colour that fits comfortably within nearly every design language. Here are 5 fabulous ways to use blue in the bedroom, whether you’re trying to make a statement or simply looking to induce a good night’s sleep.
Subtle and Soothing
Source: Design Theory
Toronto-based design firm Design Theory used several serene shades of blue to accent the bedroom in a masterfully-styled home in North York, Ontario. The duvet, patterned pillows and absolutely adorable trinket dish add a soothing life to the neutral space.
This teen dream bedroom is filled with loads of personality, but without losing its impeccable sense of style. Toronto boutique interior design firm Palmerston Design Consultants has made a winning combination of the blue spread on the bed, the graphic wall and patterned sheets.
Source: Bear Hill Interiors
The timelessness of soft blue and cream lends a comforting quality to this traditional bedroom design.
Source: Alexandra Naranjo Designs
Not all bedroom blues need to be soft and subtle. Sometimes the best choice is something saturated like the royal and navy combo seen here in this jaw-dropping space styled by Ontario-based design firm Alexandra Naranjo Designs. We’re not sure what we love more, the velvet seat or that incredible feature wall.
Source: Kate and Co Design
Oakville’s Kate and Co Designs, led by well-known Canadian designer Kate Davidson has infused this space with an incredible sense of teen spirit. The bold wallpaper undoubtedly makes a polarizing statement, but we’re definitely on the love it side, particularly with the generous helping of white grounding the overall effect.