Decorating Tips

How to Decorate a Girl’s Bedroom

It’s always an exciting time for a little girl, as well as her parents, when she is able to have her own bedroom. But one thing that can be difficult to decide is just how to decorate a bedroom intended for a girl. If this is your predicament, you’re in luck. In this article, we will share tips on how to decorate a girl’s bedroom.

  • Decide on a Theme

The first thing to settle on is what theme to use for the little girl’s bedroom. If your daughter is old enough, you can ask her about her favorite cartoon characters, patterns, colors, et cetera. A character-themed bedroom would be a little busier than say if you decided to stick to the theme of polka dots or the color pink. However, it could take a lot of guesswork out of the decorating as a lot of character-themed items for a girl’s room come in a set. Once you have settled on the theme that will work for your little girl’s sleeping space, you can start selecting which items you would like to add to the bedroom.

  • Settle on Decoration Items

The bedroom will need a certain amount of items to feel complete, such as a bed frame, mattress, and bedding, as well as a dresser and any other furniture you find necessary for your little girl. You could place a desk and chair in the room if you find your daughter old enough to use a computer or even if she enjoys writing or engaging in artistic ventures. You may want to add a nightstand, a bookshelf, et cetera.

Items that are intended purely for decoration help to flesh out the bedroom and give it visual appeal. These items will also make the space feel warm and inviting to your little girl and help it to feel her own. Bedding, while necessary in a bedroom, is an excellent way to show off the theme that you have decided upon for your daughter. Say she has chosen a Hello Kitty theme for her room. Why not get her a bedding set that features this fun, feminine character? Other ways to play with the selected theme is to choose a rug for the floor that goes with the rest of the room, as well as curtains if there is a window or two in the space. Wall hangings are also great for decorating a little girl’s room, or even themed picture frames that let your daughter show off her favorite family photos.

  • Tailor Yourself

No matter what your theme for the little girl’s room, it is important not to go overboard with decorating. Select a few items that bring life and character to your daughter’s space but don’t select so much that the room ends up looking too busy. Keep the focus on building the foundation of the room with furniture, and then accessorize with decoration items. Don’t let it accidentally fall the other way around.

Keeping these tips in mind will give you the ability to decorate a strong little girl’s room and give her the space she has always wanted. Good luck!