If you've got a gorgeous luxury flat or house in the city, it's well worth making sure it really looks the part. Being the place where you unwind, the bedroom has got to be one of your top priorities when it comes to decorating - but how do you create a truly luxurious look?
There is nothing worse than having a bedroom you don't want to spend time in, either because it's too cluttered, not decorated to your taste or doesn't feel that welcoming. For a few tips about how to reinvigorate this important room, read on.
A LED reading light can bring practical style to many rooms of your Urban Pad. The Fuse by British designer and manufacturer of contemporary lighting Astro can be fixed horizontally or vertically to suit your room and is ideal for bedside lighting.
Creating a stylish, modern-looking bedroom that will be the envy of all your friends and family is possible even if you don't have much space to play with. By carefully choosing bedroom furniture, you should find you are able to make a room feel lighter and more spacious.
Sliding door and freestanding wardrobes differ from each other in a number of ways, with each possessing certain advantages depending on the needs of the buyer.
For friends who are good with words... No scribe's urban pad should be complete without artwork like this new print from Coulson Macleod. The iconic typography printed onto solid limestone will look fabulous with modern, contemporary colour schemes.
The myriad bank holidays in April and May offer ample opportunity for DIY - or, much more creatively, a bedroom makeover. You can create your ultimate urban pad sleeping sanctuary with a little help from the creative types at IKEA.
If you love your gadgets, and want a bedroom all your friends will envy, opt for the latest bedroom/entertainment hybrid. Dreams have taken their 25 years of experience in the industry to come up with the latest in beds, with a 32" flatscreen LCD TV.
Want to kit out your bedroom but satisfy your green conscience? Reclaimed teak wood is a great environmentally friendly choice as it means your bedroom furniture prevents unnecessary waste. Reclaimed timber prevents the destruction of forests.
Spare shoes can be one of the most space consuming things in an urban flat, so finding a smart way to store them can make a big difference. For this reason, Inhouse Interiors has launched a new range of smart storage devices.
New for 2011, the Navajo Stripes collection from sofa.com offers a Native American twist for your new sofa, bringing contrasting natural colours into your flat and adding a touch of bespoke flair to your furniture.
With city slickers increasingly pushed for space, Swedish furniture giant IKEA has introduced a new range of under-bed storage drawers to make it easier to make the most out of your apartment's spare areas.
Furniture Village has announced the launch of the new Kensington TV- Bed Range, a luxurious collection of double beds which include a 32 inch LCD HD TV. While stylish, comfortable and appealing beds in their own right, the in-built TV feature adds a whole new angle and element of cool to the modern bedroom environment.
H&M's home collection for Spring 2011 is aimed at bringing light, natural shades into the bedroom, living room and bathroom. From nautical blue stripes to botanical greens, there's plenty of choice to breathe some live into your flat's decor.
Gingerlily has announced the launch of a new range of designer bedroom sheets and bedcovers specially designed for the requirements of the discerning modern gentlemen. With the aim of providing a statement look in the most chic of bedrooms, Gingerlily creates a masculine vibe as well as the necessary warmth for a good night's sleep.
Bespoke British bed maker, Vi-Spring, is launching a new range of mattresses, divans and headboards for 2011, called The Natural Luxury Collection, featuring the finest natural materials for maximum comfort.
One of the easiest ways to instantly update your urban pad is with new fabrics, wall coverings and accessories.
Give yourself more space in the New Year, with the new range of stylish beds and storage solutions from Dreams. Make it easier to store more under your bed with the Genoa design, or turn your bedside area into a library with the Italia bed.
City-dwellers looking to give their apartment an early Christmas present will be glad to learn that Molteni & C Dada has launched its winter sale, with reductions of up to 35 per cent on a range of designer furniture.
The instantly recognisable style of the Anglepoise light has been around for decades, and you can add an enduring design to your urban aesthetic with the Type1228, which offers a subtle range of colours.
The Chandelier & Mirror Company have launched a new range of glass table lamps, adding to their vibrant interior lighting collection.
Give your book collection a little lift and leave your guests scratching their heads, with the brand new invisible bookshelf from Umbra. This fun, creative wall bracket creates the illusion that your books are suspended in mid-air.
Unique design specialist Bodie and Fou has launched a new range of black and white prints, which can bring artistic flair to the chic monochrome aesthetic of your urban apartment.