10 Ways to Make a Big Bedroom Feel Cozy

A sitting area in your bedroom is a nice way to relax before bed — and a nice way to fill up a little extra space. We’ve written a lot about how to deal with a small bedroom, but what if you have the opposite problem? How cozy (and elegant) is this ceiling-hung canopy? Dark colors are good for making larger spaces feel more manageable. Perfect for a big bedroom — or any bedroom. Here at Apartment Therapy, we spend a lot of time talking about small spaces. Wallpaper (especially a paper with a delicate pattern like this one) is another great way to make a large space feel smaller. If you don’t mind working in the bedroom, adding a desk at the foot of your bed is a great way to fill a little extra space. An oversized headboard makes a big statement… A giant, cavernous space can feel just as oppressive as a tiny, cramped one. With that in mind, we’ve rounded up some ideas (and beautiful inspiration photos) for making your big bedroom feel cozy. The low-hung art in this bedroom helps to visually lower a tall ceiling. Above: a big fluff comforter (and a cozy chair) will go a long way towards making a big space feel homey.

Updated: 13.12.2014 — 14:57