Do you have any idea of feng shui? It is a Chinese philosophical system of harmonizing people with the surrounding environment which literally translates to ‘wind and water’ as well. Hence, when people set up or decorate a house, they will also consider about feng shui.
Since feng shui is an ancient Chinese art of placement, it can also help in bringing peace in your bedroom. If you don’t have proper sleep just because it is too cluttered, then you might want to feng shui your bedroom. However, do you know how to feng shui your bedroom? The process making you bedroom’s feng shui is fun and you will definitely enjoy the result. Try these feng shui tips in your bedroom to promote rest and relaxation.
Use welcoming and calming colors. Feng shui practitioners recommend warm, rich earth and kin tones such as terra cotta, copper, coral, cream, peach, tan and cocoa for creating a cozy and welcoming atmosphere in the bedroom. Soft natural colors like light blue, greens and lavenders lend the bedroom quiet and invite healing energy. Bright colors such as red and orange are associated with yang, if you want to add romantic touch to your bedroom, choose red, pink, or orange colors in bedding sets or just add some throw pillows, and other linens.
Position your bed with care. In feng shui, a bed is placed at different positions conformity with the aspect of your life you want to focus on. However, most often bed should be placed near to the wall. It should have a solid wall behind the head of the bed and make sure that your had is not behind the corner of a wall or cupboard. Furthermore, it is not advisable to sleep with your feet facing the door. It is called ‘coffin position’ and obviously, you do not want to lie that way.
Remove electronic items. Take out all the electronic devices such computer, laptop and others from your bedroom. They are simply blocking the energy. If you delve further into this, you will realize our time is mostly occupied by these things and they bring other areas of our lives. Besides, you can add pet plant or delicate ornamental plant as home decor in your bedroom.
Mirror is another thing that you must keep in mind for your bedroom. In feng shui, it is advisable to have full-reflecting mirror. If the mirror is placed beside the bed and you are not reflected in it, it is fine. Otherwise, cover it up when you go to sleep.