Glamorous Teen bedroom
Hello and welcome back!
I’m excited to share an inexpensive glamorous teen bedroom I worked on a few weeks ago. The room belongs to the youngest and only girl of three kids. She is a typical preteen, 13 going on 30, and made it known she loved Marilyn Monroe.
The design challenge was to create a more grown up tween room. It required “glam”, Marilyn Monroe, and a strict budget of $500. I knew the room had to have touches of vintage, sophistication and a touch of glamour. (No pink teen room here).
Inspiration Board: Glamorous Teen Bedroom
I wanted to make a big impact with color so I had to be creative with the use of paint. The only request the client had, “no pink”! With that in mind, I began with selecting the color scheme.
Prior to the Make Over
The room required some TLC. It was unorganized and chaotic. The walls were bright pink and in desperate need of a change. Appropriately, they were painted Serious Gray by Sherwin William and made a world of difference.
Just as important, a faux 3” crown molding was painted using the color Tricorn Black by Sherwin Williams to add a pop of color. This cost a few dollars and made the largest impact in the room.
I love that something small like paint, makes such a BIG difference.
After the Make Over
The room I designed is Glammed-up, sophisticated, and organized.
I added a Trendy Upholstered Headboard to the room.
Get directions on how to DIY this Trendy Upholstered Headboard on a budget HERE
I added new bedding, accessories, a throw, wall art, and decorative pillows.
A vintage Gold starburst clock was placed above the headboard and a mirrored end table was positioned next to the bed with a white & gold enamel table lamp for additional lighting needed for night time reading.
In the end, this room required a few DIY projects to stay in budget, but it turned out great!
I love sharing my designs with you, I hope you find inspiration and enjoyed this transformation.
On to my next design adventure….
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