When it comes to blue rooms in your home, perhaps no space is more well-suited than the bedroom. Blue channels tranquility, serenity, and an open spaciousness reminiscent of the sky and the sea. So whether you're after the palest, whisper-soft shade of blue, or something really regal, ahead are 28 blue bedroom options that will help you get inspired.
In a Greek isle home, the beds in the guest room are covered with blankets by Andrianna Shamaris and draped with mosquito netting. The curtains are of a custom fabric edged with pom-poms.
In a pre-war apartment in New York City, the master bedroom maintains a colorful vintage vibe. Osborne and Little’s butterfly pattern upholstery—seen on the lampshade—inspired the bedroom’s overall color scheme. The custom headboard in a Schumacher fabric is flanked by hand-painted vintage Korean chests; the settee at the end of the bed is vintage and custom upholstered.
The soft blue tone of Perspective adds a sense of calm to this Buenos Aires master bedroom. The bed is custom, the 19th-century settee is Gustavian, and the 1920s glass pendant is Italian. The carpet is by , the artwork is 19th-century Swedish.
Designer created a soft blue palette in this Long Island guest room, where a bed is dressed in bedding by , the Bertoia chair is paired with a vintage Indonesian desk and the photograph is by .
Architect Cynthia Wang and designer Jamie Bush helped conjure this country cabin in Lake Tahoe with a touch of cool for a Silicon Valley family. In the modern master bedroom, the wall's blue-grey hue complements the cool-toned furniture: an armchair and stool by Minotti, upholstered in a Holly Hunt leather, a side table by Jonathan Adler and a bench and dresser by Lawson-Fenning. The drawing is by Ching Ho Cheng and the carpet is by Decorative Carpets.
A daybed in the guest room of this Hampton's home is draped with a vintage throw, and the sofa is by Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams; the cocktail tables from Tonic Home have custom-made tops by Plexi-Craft, the side tables are by Jonathan Adler, and the walls are painted in Benjamin Moore Regal in Patriot Blue.
In a French-inspired Chicago penthouse guest bedroom, the headboard covered in a vintage French fabric, and a pillow and coverlet in a silk.
“The color for the room came from an Indian painting I found in Jaipur,” says Jennifer Garrigues of Palm Beach-based design firm of this Kip's Bay space. Rich, high-gloss color by flood the walls with tropical color, and a mix of far-flung furnishings and accessories add to the exotic feel.
In the master bedroom of a colorful Manhattan townhouse, the custom bed is upholstered in a light blue Fortuny fabric and dressed with linens by Leontine Linens, and the chaise by Anthony Lawrence-Belfair is upholstered in a turquoise Rogers & Goffigon mohair and the walls are covered in a sea blue de Gournay silk.
A navy blue linen canopy is draped on the iron bars of an Oly bed in the master bedroom of this San Miguel de Allende home. The bedding is by the , the vintage indigo throw is Indian, the 18th- century Danish trunk is from a Tel Aviv, Israel, flea market, and the blue-forward kilim is from .
Emmy Rossum's New York bedroom boasts a bed by that is fitted with a mattress by and dressed in . The sconce is by , the chest is by and the rug is from .
The guest room’s custom bed in an Oakland home is upholstered in a , the linens are by , the floor lamp is by , the rug is Persian and the glitter-on-canvas artwork is by .
Almost every room in an Oakland, California bungalow is infused with the color blue. In the master bedroom, the bed by Room & Board is dressed with a Libeco duvet, the antique chest is English, the custom love seat is upholstered in a China Seas fabric and the George Nelson pendant light is from . The rug is an antique Heriz and the walls are painted in Benjamin Moore’s Anchor Gray. Although everything is the shame shade, the blue room avoids being flat with a variety of patterns and textures.
A rancher in Upstate New York got a glam upgrade starting with the royal blue walls in the master bedroom, upholstered in a Ralph Lauren wool suiting. The ceiling is covered in a Stark tea-leaf paper, the custom wool carpet is by Hokanson and the artwork over the bed is by Richard Serra.
Blue is the key to keeping an array of patterns consistent in this Southampton cottage belonging to fashion designer Lorry Newhouse. The wallpaper and the fabric for the chair, bed skirts and curtains are by . The prints and mirror are Victorian, and the coverlet and shams are by .
Though typically considered a cool color, blue creates a warm, inviting space in Ralph Lauren executive Buffy Birrittella's East Hampton home. The bed, from the Sundance Catalog, is dressed in linens and an antique American quilt. The bedside table is custom made.
Blue appears in subtle touches in the master bedroom of Christopher Gow's home, where an icy blue wall lays the foundation for a curated space. The blue shag rug is from Turkey, the drawings are by Anna Maria Maiolino and the bed is covered with an Indonesian ikat.
In this Los Angeles home, blue is paired with a white slate for a striking aesthetic that is also calm and relaxed. The sheets and blanket are by Linens, the pillow is covered in an 18th-century embroidered silk and the rug is by .
A modern Mexican treehouse is home to a master bedroom characterized by an accent wall of blue — painted in Patagonia by Comex. The bedside lights are by , as are the Eames chair and ottoman, while the bed, dresser and side tables are by .
This joyful bedroom designed for 's son in an East Hampton home features electrifying shades of blue from the walls to the bed and pendant. The zebra painting is by Andy Warhol.
In fashion designer Veronica Swanson Beard's weekend retreat in Long Island, blue appears subtly in the master bedroom on the walls, but is necessary for calming the wild patterns throughout the rest of the space. The strié walls are hand-painted, the bed and coronet are upholstered in an floral and dressed in linens by , and the French chaise and Turkish kilim are antique.
In a Manhattan apartment belonging to decorator , blue serves as a canvas in which the collector tells a curated design story. The custom oak-and-cane bed in the master bedroom is dressed with , the vintage leather chesterfield is from a Paris flea market and the circa-1890 bedside lamps are Swedish.
In a Tahoe retreat, the blue of the master bedroom complements the green landscape just outside the window. The wall is painted in (which, while being a neutral, catches a blue tone in this room), the carpet is by , and the drawing is by Ching Ho Cheng.
A home in Bedford, New York features a guest room that incorporates blue into a rustic aesthetic. The custom beds are dressed with spreads from , the chair is from , and the late-17th-century table is French. The blue curtains are of a cotton and the rug is a vintage Indian dhurrie.
Just a breath of blue evokes the sea outdoors in this home on the island of Capri. An installation of porcelain roses by is above the bed. The marble tub is antique, and the floor is paved with travertine tiles.
In a Tahoe home, a children's room features blue custom-made bunk beds and bedding by . The pillows are by and the shag rug is by .
In a Park Avenue apartment designed by , the stunning blue wallpaper is hand-painted by . The blue curtains are of a silk linen by .
This Hollywood Hills home's master bedroom features denim blue touches. The bed is dressed with linens by , the window-seat cushion is from and the vintage rug is from .