Bedroom / February 28, 2018 / Celine Guajardo.
Associated with energy and passion, red directly impacts our physiological state, since it increases heart rate and makes us breathe faster. But don’t forget that red is also the colour of love and passion (think about how it’s flaunted around Valentine’s Day every year). What’s more, studies suggest that people who wear red are also rated as more attractive by others.
When it comes to adding a touch of vivacious energy and romance to a room, few colours can hold a candle to red. This striking hue is one of the best tones to highlight an architectural feature, give more prominence to a space filled with boring neutrals, and just ensure a more vibrant style overall.
This bedroom image below illustrates how the right rug can dictate the feel of your bedroom: “I often find that people are afraid of dark rugs, but you need not be,” says Alexandra.
When it comes to bedroom styling ideas, “People often overlook how much a rug can set the tone for the bedroom”, says Alexandra Tanya, co-founder and stylist at online rug retailer Miss Amara.