The dressing table forms an important part of your bedroom. It assists you in the task of grooming yourself before you go out of the house, to either work or to socialize. The dressing table contains important items like your comb, make up, perfume, body wash, hair-gel and of course a large mirror to look into. Dressing tables come in various shapes and sizes. They have been in existence for more than two centuries. There are numerous ideas that you can consider in order to decorate your dressing table and make it look like an attractive piece of furniture in your bedroom.
If you want to create a vintage look for your dressing table then you can opt for a dressing table that comes with a floor length mirror. The mirror should occupy a substantial portion of the wall that it is attached to in terms of length. Below the mirror you can attach a chest of drawers, about two or three in number.
The chest of drawers should ideally be made of solid wood. Each of the drawers of the dressing table should feature pulls or knobs that are made of bronze. The interiors of the chest drawers should contain compartments in which to keep the various items needed to enhance one’s physical appearance.
If you are more interested in a modern style dressing table then you can fit a cabinet in the center of your room. Inside the cabinet you can attach a mirror along with compartments that will house your make up and other items. The mirror needs to be of a short length so as to fit inside of the cabinet.
The cabinet should also be made of solid wood so that it lasts for several years on end. Decorating a dressing table can be quite expensive and you need to ensure that you make a worthy investment.
You can place a small light over your dressing table in order to make it look even more decorative than usual. The light can be used by you when you dress yourself in the evening hours.
Thus, decorating a dressing table is a task that is quite easy. It can be done if you keep the above mentioned ideas in mind. A dressing table is an elegant piece of furniture and should reflect your own aesthetic tastes and preferences through its appearance and quality.
Originally posted 2013-01-02 05:44:10.