above the bed

It’s the finishing touch to any bedroom! Here are 5 ideas for what to hang above the bed…

Your bedroom is a place for you to relax. But without a piece hanging above the bed, it can feel a little unfinished.

Melissa Reynolds shares some ideas for how to decorate above the bed.

Find more design inspiration on Melissa’s website, www.brasshouseinteriors.com.


What to Hang Above the Bed

Adding a hanging piece above your bed adds interest to your room, and acts as the finishing touch.

Here are five ideas for what to hang above your bed.


Artwork is the #1 thing that is used as an above-the-bed wall hanging. It makes the room feel cohesive. Not only does it add interest, you can play around with your personality. Pick something that speaks to you as a couple. Your options are endless!


Mirrors help to bounce light across the room and help it feel light and airy. Specifically using round mirrors can balance out the harsh lines you tend to find in most bedrooms. There are so many fun options you can find now, so go out and find something exciting!

Juju Hat

You may not have heard of this one, but a juju hat is a round piece made out of feathers. They originated in Africa worn as actual hats, and now they have made their way into the home design world as wall hanging pieces. It’s a great way to add texture to your space. The juju hat goes well with so many different styles. The come in every color and size possible, so the options are endless.

Wall Baskets

The wall basket is a unique way to add texture to your space. They work best in large groups, so you can make a gallery wall effect by hanging three or more at a time. These work well in a traditional style bedroom.

Unexpected Objects

We’re talking antlers, faux animal heads, macrame wall hangings, etc. These unexpected wall hangings tend to be the focal point of the room. They grab your attention and draw the eye.

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