Creating a Dreamy Bedroom with a Mosquito Net Canopy

A canopied bed always creates an incredible focal point in a bedroom. There are a lot of ways to create this look, one of the most popular of which is with mosquito net. Mosquito net canopies are classic, versatile, and even bring some interesting texture to your bedroom decor. You never have to worry about them becoming outdated and they suit a variety of decorating styles.

While sometimes sheer fabric is used in place of actual mosquito net, the look is inspired by it and produces very similar results. There are a lot of ways to customize this look to create something that suits your own personal style.

Whether you want to keep things casual, add a bit of glamour, or even create a canopy around a bed that isn’t made for a canopy, there are several creative tricks you can use to capture this look in your own him quickly and easily.

Here are 10 bedrooms with mosquito net canopies to give you some ideas and inspiration for your own home.

Mosquito Net Canopies

Creating a Dreamy Bedroom with a Mosquito Net Canopy | HomeandEventStyling.comA simple white bed and draped canopy balance the fun, colorful walls, flooring, and lamps.
Source: Lonny

Creating a Dreamy Bedroom with a Mosquito Net Canopy | HomeandEventStyling.comBlack accents provide some interesting contrast to this all-white bedding.
Source: My Domaine

Creating a Dreamy Bedroom with a Mosquito Net Canopy | HomeandEventStyling.comCurtain rods are an easy alternative to creating the look of a canopy bed.
Source: One Kings Lane

Creating a Dreamy Bedroom with a Mosquito Net Canopy | HomeandEventStyling.comThe dipped ends of these curtains create a unique, unexpected twist.
Source: Free People

Creating a Dreamy Bedroom with a Mosquito Net Canopy | HomeandEventStyling.comHow dreamy is this white bedroom? The wood tones add a touch of warmth to the space.
Source: Houzz

Creating a Dreamy Bedroom with a Mosquito Net Canopy | HomeandEventStyling.comInstantly turn a plain bedroom into a dreamy focal point by hanging curtains from the ceiling.
Source: Solebich

Creating a Dreamy Bedroom with a Mosquito Net Canopy | HomeandEventStyling.comIf you want an extra touch of luxury, let the curtains pool on the floor.
Source: Better Homes & Gardens

Creating a Dreamy Bedroom with a Mosquito Net Canopy | HomeandEventStyling.comAnother option is to tie the curtains around the bedposts for a more feminine appeal.
Source: Completely Coastal

Creating a Dreamy Bedroom with a Mosquito Net Canopy | HomeandEventStyling.comDon’t you just want to crawl right into this bed? It looks like an island retreat.
Source: Royal Furnish

Such a great look!

Warm regards,
Megan

Home Tour: Mindy Kaling’s Minimalist NYC Apartment

Who ever said minimalism couldn’t be fun? Actress and writer Mindy Kaling proves that minimalist design can be cheerful and comfortable in her beautiful NYC apartment. The home is clad in white walls and pops of color that give it personality. The furniture is mostly mid-century modern pieces that make it stylish, classic, and understated.

Wood tones and pretty textiles bring a sense of warmth to the space despite the streamlined nature of the decor. It’s a great example of how clean lines and lots of white space can feel cozy and charming with the right accents. There are lots of beautiful design elements at work in the apartment, from dark floors contrasting with the white walls to well-placed shapes and patterns that supply plenty of visual interest.

Enjoy this inspiring home tour courtesy of Elle Decor.

Mindy Kaling Home Tour

Home Tour: Mindy Kaling's Minimalist NYC Apartment | HomeandEventStyling.comLots of white makes the apartment feel clean, refreshing, and open while also allowing any colorful accents to really pop.

Home Tour: Mindy Kaling's Minimalist NYC Apartment | HomeandEventStyling.comAn L-shaped sofa perfectly fits the living room, offering plenty of seating for entertaining as well as drawing your eye to the beautiful view out the window.

Home Tour: Mindy Kaling's Minimalist NYC Apartment | HomeandEventStyling.comDark wood floors create a beautiful contrast with the white walls while minimalist modern furniture keeps the small space feeling very open.

Home Tour: Mindy Kaling's Minimalist NYC Apartment | HomeandEventStyling.comThe accents Mindy has chosen are eclectic and eye-catching. Simple shapes mixed with vibrant colors make for interesting visual elements that are still streamlined.

Home Tour: Mindy Kaling's Minimalist NYC Apartment | HomeandEventStyling.comModern elements, like this mid-century console table, are chic and clean.

Home Tour: Mindy Kaling's Minimalist NYC Apartment | HomeandEventStyling.comSimple black bar stools create a striking contrast with the white cabinets in the kitchen. A touch of gold brings some glamour to the space, too.

Home Tour: Mindy Kaling's Minimalist NYC Apartment | HomeandEventStyling.comDeep red accents are warm and stylish in the bedroom, popping off the black and white palette.

Home Tour: Mindy Kaling's Minimalist NYC Apartment | HomeandEventStyling.comI love the interesting arrangement of art on this console table. The one leaning against the wall brings a relaxed feel to it and the decorative items balance it out.

What a great apartment!

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Entryways That Wow with Wallpaper

The best entryway decor makes a great first impression as soon as you walk through the door. This may seem like a tall order to fill, but it only takes one or two elements to create a “wow” factor in that area. Wallpaper is a great solution.

Wallpaper adds instant style and character to an entryway, whether it’s bold and colorful or simple and chic. It’s an easy way to create a captivating first impression that both you and your guests will love. It doesn’t matter how big or small your entryway is, wallpaper can make a huge difference.

For example, if you don’t necessarily have an easily defined entryway, wallpaper can help visually define it and give it some charm.

Here are 10 stylish examples of wallpapered entryways to give you some ideas and inspiration for your own home.

Wallpapered Entryways

10 Entryways That Wow with Wallpaper | HomeandEventStyling.comA whimsical wallpaper welcomes you into this charming home.
Source: Boston Magazine

10 Entryways That Wow with Wallpaper | HomeandEventStyling.comBlack and white spots are super chic and make a statement in this small entryway.
Source: Southern Weddings

10 Entryways That Wow with Wallpaper | HomeandEventStyling.comYou can never go wrong with black and white stripes.
Source: Refinery 29

10 Entryways That Wow with Wallpaper | HomeandEventStyling.comA subtle, elegant wallpaper adds some interest to this entryway without distracting from the pops of blue.
Source: Cottages & Gardens

10 Entryways That Wow with Wallpaper | HomeandEventStyling.comThe wallpaper accented behind the dresser helps define this somewhat awkward entryway.
Source: Southern Living

10 Entryways That Wow with Wallpaper | HomeandEventStyling.comThe Morrocan pattern is classic and brings a lot of visual interest to this entryway to create a great first impression.
Source: Apartment Therapy

10 Entryways That Wow with Wallpaper | HomeandEventStyling.comHow chic is this gorgeous wallpaper? The white console table allows you to appreciate the pattern.
Source: Luxe

10 Entryways That Wow with Wallpaper | HomeandEventStyling.comYou can’t get much more glamorous than gold wallpaper. The design is chic and abstract.
Source: Birmingham Home & Garden

10 Entryways That Wow with Wallpaper | HomeandEventStyling.comThis wallpaper looks like granite for a serious “wow” factor as soon as you walk in.
Source: Domino

Love it!

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Inspiring Ideas for Farmhouse Wall Treatments

Farmhouse style is one of the most popular decorating styles at the moment. It’s a variation of classic country and cottage styles with a contemporary twist. It’s also a very versatile style that can be as simple, rustic, glamorous, masculine or feminine as you wish.

One of the best ways to incorporate a farmhouse touch in a space is with a wall treatment. There are four types that beautifully capture the charm of the style and can be a part of a full farmhouse look or bring in a subtle touch of it, depending on what you’re going for. They are shiplap, beadboard, reclaimed wood paneling, and chalkboard.

Here are 10 examples of homes that beautifully incorporated one or more of these charming farmhouse wall treatments to add character to the decor.

Farmhouse Wall Treatment Ideas

10 Inspiring Ideas for Farmhouse Wall Treatments | HomeandEventStyling.comShiplap creates a cottage vibe in this dining room that is airy, yet cozy.
Source: Little Red Brick House

10 Inspiring Ideas for Farmhouse Wall Treatments | HomeandEventStyling.comAn easy way to add charm to a laundry room is with shiplap walls. It will instantly elevate even the most boring utility space.
Source: Studio McGee

10 Inspiring Ideas for Farmhouse Wall Treatments | HomeandEventStyling.comWide boards covered at the seams with 2-inch battens make this mudroom darling.
Source: House Beautiful

10 Inspiring Ideas for Farmhouse Wall Treatments | HomeandEventStyling.comBeadboard adds some charming detail to the island, while shiplap plays off of it on the ceiling to bring lots of character to this farmhouse kitchen.
Source: Home Bunch

10 Inspiring Ideas for Farmhouse Wall Treatments | HomeandEventStyling.comOne of the most popular places to use beadboard is in a bathroom. It’s perfect for a small space that needs a little character.
Source: At Home Arkansas

10 Inspiring Ideas for Farmhouse Wall Treatments | HomeandEventStyling.comReclaimed wood looks stunning as an accent wall behind the bed, creating a cozy vibe that draws your eye to the bed as the focal point. It doesn’t even need a headboard.
Source: HGTV

10 Inspiring Ideas for Farmhouse Wall Treatments | HomeandEventStyling.comA little reclaimed wood under the bar warms up this kitchen.
Source: Apartment Therapy

10 Inspiring Ideas for Farmhouse Wall Treatments | HomeandEventStyling.comA reclaimed wood ceiling creates a “wow” factor in this space and is mimicked in the beautiful barn doors.
Source: Home Bunch

10 Inspiring Ideas for Farmhouse Wall Treatments | HomeandEventStyling.comA chalkboard wall is a fun way to add contrast and character to your kitchen that you can customize regularly.
Source: Our Vintage Home Love

10 Inspiring Ideas for Farmhouse Wall Treatments | HomeandEventStyling.comEven if you don’t choose to write on a chalkboard wall, the texture makes the space look more dynamic.
Source: Seeking Lavender Lane

A farmhouse wall treatment is a great start toward capturing this fun, inspiring look.

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Studio Apartments That Prove Small Can Be Stylish

Decorating a studio apartment can be a challenge. With everything in one room, organizing the layout and finding enough storage is tricky, and what you can do from a design standpoint can feel very limiting. However, the best way to tackle decorating a studio apartment is to embrace the challenge as an opportunity to be creative.

There are a lot of ways to make the most of a studio apartment space. With some clever tricks, you’ll be able to define each area and even create some privacy. It doesn’t have to feel like a dorm room. It can be beautiful, luxurious, and even feel spacious.

Get inspired by these stylish studio apartment ideas and their creative problem-solving.

Stylish Studio Apartment Ideas

10 Studio Apartments That Prove Small Can Be Stylish | HomeandEventStyling.comA bookcase can serve as a stylish room divider in a studio apartment. Choose one with open shelving to allow light shine through it.
Source: Apartment Therapy

10 Studio Apartments That Prove Small Can Be Stylish | HomeandEventStyling.comThis studio apartment is beautifully balanced. The exposed brick adds a lot of character.
Source: My Domaine

10 Studio Apartments That Prove Small Can Be Stylish | HomeandEventStyling.comA gallery wall charmingly joins the bedroom and living room into a cohesive space.
Source: Domino

10 Studio Apartments That Prove Small Can Be Stylish | HomeandEventStyling.comBy painting the exposed brick white to match the other walls, the room feels larger and brighter.
Source: Refinery 29

10 Studio Apartments That Prove Small Can Be Stylish | HomeandEventStyling.comGorgeous curtains hanging from the tall ceiling around the bed give it a sense of privacy (and luxury).
Source: HomePolish

10 Studio Apartments That Prove Small Can Be Stylish | HomeandEventStyling.comIf your studio apartment doesn’t have a closet, you can create one behind the bed by hanging curtains as a divider.
Source: IKEA

10 Studio Apartments That Prove Small Can Be Stylish | HomeandEventStyling.comPlace the sofa at the end of the bed to make the most of a small space.
Source: Glamour

10 Studio Apartments That Prove Small Can Be Stylish | HomeandEventStyling.comWallpaper in the bedroom area, an area rug in the living room, and a see-through screen all help define the separate areas.
Source: Lonny

10 Studio Apartments That Prove Small Can Be Stylish | HomeandEventStyling.comA Murphy bed is a smart space-saver in a studio apartment. When you want to entertain, simply put the bed away.
Source: Mr. Kate

10 Studio Apartments That Prove Small Can Be Stylish | HomeandEventStyling.comColor is another smart way to define areas. In this space, the living room is colorful while the bedroom area is neutral.
Source: Cupcakes for Breakfast

So many great ideas!

Warm regards,
Megan