There are only a few people in this world who are untouched by the elusive mystique of the ocean. Who doesn't like that salty smell and fresh enigma of the seashores? There are many people who solely envy those who live near a seashore and wish to buy a house just next to the sea, once in a lifetime.
A Brief Description
First things first. If you think that nautical decor means making your interiors into a big vessel, then you are probably wrong! It is a very peaceful and calm sort of home decorating style that tries to bring the sea and some realistic home decoration ideas together for a magical effect.
This is a really elegant theme and an ideal way to sport your own signature style as they are distinct and utterly personal. If asked for an advice, this style of home decor will suit the best when used for the bedroom.
The difference that this theme will make to your bedroom is that it will give you a feeling of lying on the warm sand with cool evening ocean breeze flowing all around! One of the biggest benefits of this theme is that you don't have to be very cautious, since bedroom is the most 'less visited' room of the house by the outsiders.
So, if you are convinced people enough to try some nautical decor ideas for your bedrooms, let's also get acquainted to some of the essentials of this type of decor. These essential factors are- color and furniture of your room.
Other aquatic colors like aquatic white, navy blue, rust red, sky blue, light blue and faint lilac too depict the feel of being close to the ocean. Make sure to not overwhelm the house by painting all the walls with same color to get a 'nautical feel'.
Make sure you make a great color coordination. Imagine grayish blue color in combination with another deeper shade of blue for contrast. Try faded red and fresh cream color shades for the interiors as well because they will surely create the sea magic.
Or, the simplest way can be to paint all the furniture in plain bright white color that will bring out the artistry you have performed on the walls. Also, make sure you lay hardwood flooring for the perfect nautical feel of the room.
Those who are really enthusiastic can also hang a fishing net in a corner of the room, but make sure it doesn't overwhelm the bedroom decor.
If you can, try to add some soothing light fixtures, and for the sound effects, you can place an indoor artificial fountain in the room to make it absolutely real! If you cannot bear the constant sound; may it be of the waterfall, then arrange some musical pieces in a CD and play them on some very special moments! Enjoy!