Ideal Things to Put Above Your Bed

When you distribute the furniture in the bedroom and arrange it correctly, there will be some empty places. Of the places that will be empty is above the bed, and we will focus on them in this article. The bed is one of the most important pieces of furniture that fills the bedroom, so you should focus on decorating it. The space above the headboard is ideal for displaying things on it. You will have a lot of things to put above your bed. If the size of the room is small, you will resort to using additional storage space, such as shelves, to place it above the bed. But if the room is large, make it an exhibition of art and valuable things.

Now let’s get to know the ideas of things to put above your bed

1. Mirror

mirror over your bed wall
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Mirrors are a great choice for decorating any wall, be it a living room, bathroom, or bedroom. The mirror will reflect the details of the wonderful room. You will have many options for the mirror, including round, rectangular, or set. I think the round would be the best.

macrame for bed back wall

2. Macrame



A macrame is one of the things to put above your bed. Macrame weaving is very popular today and is distinguished by the delicacy of its knitting. Macrame is a DIY craft that you can make yourself. Start knitting macrame and feel free to place it above your bed.




3. Shelves

shelves over your bed
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Shelves are a great solution to storage problems and a great way to decorate a wall. Put some shelves over your bed and make it more attractive. You can use the shelves to put some art objects on them. Use solid wood shelves to be more durable.

4. Window

windows over bed
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One of the simplest and least complicated things to put on your bed is a window. Why not let the sun illuminate your room every morning. Placing the bed over the window depends on the design of the room and should be considered earlier. In some bedrooms, this option will not be available to you, so consider other options.

5. Art paintings or pictures

art paintings in bedroom
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If you have a set of souvenir photos, place them on top of the bed. Pictures can be replaced by art paintings and they are chosen as desired. You will have many options, in that case, it is up to you.

6. Lighting

bed lights
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You can replace the bedside lamps with some of the lights hanging above the bed. It will provide the necessary lighting for the side of the bed and reduce the mess that regular lamps make.

7. Woodworking

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You can create artistic decor using wood, instead of a headboard. Start creating a plan and implement it. You will find the best woodworking plans for this task available online. This option is a bit more expensive but effective in adding a touch of aesthetics to the room.

8. Wall clock

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Some people do not prefer placing the wall clock on top of the bed because of the ticking sound it makes. Now, silent (non-disturbing) hours are available. You can now place a large wall clock on your bed without worrying. It cannot be denied that this is one of the great ideas for decorating a wall.

Kristina Bell

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