The Fix: Did you go the minimalist route? Yes, a monochromatic palette and neutrals look elegant, but subdued hues are the first culprits of a boring bedroom. For an instant refresh, liven up your space with plants and fresh flowers. "Boston ferns, red-edged dracaenas, and golden pothos plants are especially good air-purifiers," she says. "Try chrysanthemums and peace lilies to add a pop of pretty." - HouseBeautiful.com
To create warmth using a cool color, layer thick textures like a wool rug and linen upholstered chairs. Try combining multiple patterns in the same hue to create visual interest. For a glamorous look, finish the room off with mirrored furniture and pieces with nail-head trim.