Breaking The Mold -
Creating Boys Bedrooms by Michael Holland
Decorating boys bedrooms with licensed
characters and themes is an easy but expensive option. While
most children do have a preferred character or theme that they would
enjoy having in their rooms, there are more affordable ways to achieve
a similar desired result.
Without naming names or infringing upon
any boys bedrooms copyrights or trademarks this budget-friendly
collection of ideas can help you create an absolutely awesome
children's décor. It has been compiled especially to offer easy
do-it-yourself, affordable decorating solutions for boys bedrooms ...
with all of the neatest features in boys bedrooms that guys
Basics in boys bedrooms ideas
Most boys will easily embrace
decorating ideas that are a little different or not mass-produced as
long as they include similar colors and concepts. He'll feel
good about having something original and special that's goes beyond
the expected boys bedrooms ideas. This will encourage him to
appreciate the idea of being an individual, different and unique from
anyone else in the world.
Beyond-the-box ideas in boys
bedrooms. (For the guy who loves things that creep and crawl.)
To adults, a bug is a bug is a bug, no
further classification required. Boys know bugs like girls know
Decorating boys bedrooms with
insect-laden fabrics for curtains and other linens is a winner with
most guys. If he has a favorite insect-character super hero,
select colors that match the super hero's outfit. You could even
make a matching pair of pajamas for your child to wear. Be
warned though, he'll want to wear them all day long.
Against a wall or in a corner in boys
bedrooms, you can hang any inexpensive netted material in a basic
This provides the perfect lofty perch
for any cherished insect-type super hero character.
Out-of-this-world ideas in boys
bedrooms. (For the guy who loves exploring far-away places.)
Whether your child dreams of soaring
through space or diving in oceans, you can create an original décor
that matches his dreams. Paint the walls blue for either of these
themes in boys bedrooms you choose. Think medium blue as the
starting point. For space themes, you'll want to radiate towards
darker shades. With aquatic themes, you'll want to go towards
the opposite end of the color spectrum and user lighter shades.
Use accents for boys bedrooms that
begin with the letter "s" to add true dimension to either of
Accents with an "S" for outer
Accents with an "S" for
Off-the-driven-path ideas in boys
bedrooms. (For the guy who's on the move, regardless of how he
Since the invention of the automobile,
no dearer sound has fallen on the ear of any boy than that of a
finely-tuned engine. This is as true when a boy is six as it is
when he's sixteen, just from a different point of view.
Bring the highway home in style with
these boys bedrooms ideas fit for any future driver.
Ride into the sunset by sweeping a
paintbrush across a wall. Create center-lines using paint of a
different color and you've got a winding road.
X marks the spot - if you can make an X
you can paint a traffic intersection on a wall. Use wall putty
to attach small toy vehicles of various kinds. You can even
create an entire city street this way.