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  • Writer's pictureJenny

How To Transform Your Bedroom Into A Zen Space

The bedroom is a place to unwind, relax, and switch off. Although it is often a space where most of us have to store our stuff (and sometimes make a bit of a mess), it should also be a space where you can find peace, calm, and quiet.

If you feel your bedroom is not a zen space, here is how to make it one.

Make your bed soft, cozy, and warm

Being excited to climb into bed at the end of each day will signify that you have mastered your zen space. Hence, you should invest in sheets and throws to make your bed as soft and cozy as possible.

For instance, Egyptian cotton sheets can enhance the coziness of your bed, making it more comfortable and cozy. Cuddling up in soft sheets at the end of each day will help you feel at ease and excited to climb into bed.

After that, add some cozy cushions and warm throws to enhance the coziness and calmness of the space.

Minimize or eliminate technology usage

To create a zen bedroom, it will help to minimize your ability to use technology. Although it can be nice to watch TV from bed on a weekend morning, it can sometimes interfere with the calmness of the room. Hence, making your bedroom technology-free is a great way to help you relax and feel switched off while you spend time there.

You shouldn’t use technology before sleep anyway (or first thing in the morning for that matter) as it can hinder our sleep. However, not using it while relaxing there can ensure you relax as much as possible.

Minimal window coverings

Although it might seem counterproductive to enhance the natural light in the bedroom, it can wake us up. However, receiving a natural light first thing in the morning is healthy. It can help kickstart our energy levels and help us feel calmer throughout the day.

Not only that, but it will also help add more light to your home.

You should either consider taking down any blinds or curtains that you currently have. Or, add softer and lighter materials to maximize the light that enters the room.

Declutter the room

There is nothing more chaotic than an unnecessary mess. If you have too much stuff bursting out of your cupboards or lying around on the floor, it will help to clear it up. If you lack storage space for it all, you should think about decluttering the room.

Start with one drawer and work your way around the room. You will probably surprise yourself with how much stuff you collect to dispose of.

Once the room is decluttered, you will have more space to think and relax.

These simple tips are efficient for making your bedroom a calm and zen space so that you can easily relax and feel calm when spending time in your room. Once you have decluttered your space, made the bed cozier, and the room naturally light, you can enjoy a more zen bedroom.


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