Master Bedroom Ideas

Room Recipe: Modern master bedroom

This stylish master bedroom provides a tranquil retreat, with just a touch of glamour
John Downs

One couple created a huge main bedroom on the new second floor of their home renovation. Here’s our room recipe to show you why it works.

Room Recipe: Modern master bedroom | Home Beautiful Magazine Australia
(Credit: John Downs)

“The VJ ceilings were always on our list of must haves, as a subtle way to break up the white-on-white interior and to add a touch of texture and character”

Simone, Homeowner


A recessed feature wall lined with VJ panelling

Dark and moody paint in Dulux Domino Low Sheen Wash & Wear

Elegant window dressings for maximum privacy

Lush carpet, try ‘Pacific Collection’ 60oz solution-dyed nylon-990, $70/sqm, Architectural Carpet And Tiles

Touches of metallic in cushions and side accessories



  1. Set the optimum mood for slumber with an ‘Oslo’ queen bed from Freedom
  2. Add crisp and elegant bedding from Adairs
  3. Up the ante with the addition of a pair of copper pendants by Scandinavian designer Funky Doris
  4. Reflect the metallic bling with side tables from Adairs to bring just the right amount of luxe
  5. Layer texture and bring luxury with generous curtains to cover breezy louvre windows from floor to ceiling. 
  6. Add a ‘Woody’ ceiling fan Beacon Lighting to keep the sultry weather at bay

Get the look

Room Recipe: Modern master bedroom | Home Beautiful Magazine Australia

(left) Home Republic Mercury Rose Gold Cushion, Adairs | (centre) Oslo queen bed frame, $1299, Freedom | (right) Airfusion fan in White/Teak, $556, Beacon Lighting


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