Add a Tropical Burst of Relaxation and Fun to Your Bedroom With Hawaiian Decor
Looking for an interesting theme for your bedroom? Why not delve into the exotic world of tropical
themes, and use Hawaiian decor to create your own personal paradise. If you are a more
conservative decorator, or have never decorated in a theme before, a Hawaiian or island theme may
seem a little excessive for your bedroom. However, in actuality, because there are so many elements
to Hawaiian decor, you can make your bedroom as extravagant or basic as you want.
The following are some ideas for you to think about when putting together such a theme for your
Walls - There are many ways you can color your walls. If you would like to keep it simple, a clean
neutral shade of brown such as sand or a light taupe, or a warm white are excellent paint choices.
For those who would prefer a more dynamic wall, consider painting the wall a bright but soft
yellow, blue or green.
On the other hand, if you are feeling creative, you could paint a beach wall mural, or purchase a
ready made mural, such as a Hawaiian sunset, and paste it on the wall. In addition, don't forget,
there are always palm tree, palm leaf, and floral wallpaper if you like prints.
Floors - Deep red-brown, chestnut, or sand colored wood floors are the perfect compliment for any
Hawaiian décor. If hard wood floors are out of your budget, consider laminate. Conversely, if carpet
is preferred, a nice light or dark shade of brown, ocean blue, sea green or light green are all ideal
Doors and Moldings - These elements of the room should be colored in a dark and rich brown such
as oak or cherry to blend nicely with the rest of the room.
Window treatments - The best window treatments for Hawaiian decor are wooden shutters, or
bamboo blinds. You can leave these window treatments as is, or you can provide them with a little
more oomph by adding a delicate white sheer curtain.
Lighting - A wood ceiling fan, especially one with blades in the shape of palm leave