Whether you’re setting up your first “grown-up” bedroom set in your new home, investing in a set for your growing child’s bedroom, or simply looking to refresh a bedroom you’ve enjoyed for decades, choosing a new set of bedroom furniture can feel like a huge decision. There are countless manufacturers, styles, finishes, and configurations, and knowing which pieces will fit your style, lifestyle, wardrobe, and even room, can be a lot to figure out (not to mention, that investing in a full bedroom set doesn’t come with a small price tag).
That being said, choosing the right bedroom set can put you in a good position for many, many years to come, and make the place you spend at least a third of your day one that is peaceful, refreshing, organized, and inviting. Style is something for you to decide on in time, but first and foremost, it’s key to enter your shopping experience feeling knowledgeable on the primary pieces you’re likely to see available, so you can curate just the right combination of pieces to suit your space and style (for most people, an entire bedroom collection wouldn’t fit in their room and may even be overkill in terms of clothing storage capacity, so carefully selecting the pieces that will be most valuable to you is a key step in the process). Here’s a helpful breakdown of bedroom furniture: