Traditional bedroom pictures

Traditional style is perfect for all bedroom sizes and shapes. Browse our pick of the best traditional bedroom schemes and find out how to put your favourite look together. If you fancy something a little different, take a look at our country bedroom and modern bedroom pictures. And if you’re still undecided, browse through 100s of bedroom schemes covering all styles.

  • Dressing room with mirrored wardrobes

    Create a dressing area in a corner of your bedroom. This room has been fitted with adjacent mirrored wardrobes to maximise the storage in this small space. A small buttoned chair covered in neutral linen and a stylish patterned cushion create a comfortable spot to change.

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    Oliver Bonas

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  • Modern bedroom with paisley wallpaper design

    Add a sense of light and space to a bedroom with sloping ceilings with white walls and a gentle neutral patterned wallpaper in a paisley design. Keep the look contemporary by dressing the bed with a mix of white bedlinen, cosy grey throws and plump bed cushions. A simple white blind completes the look.

    Rajapur by Cole & Son at Wallpaper Direct

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  • Classic neutral bedroom with willow wallpaper

    Lend a soothing, feminine feel to your bedroom with traditional cream furniture, such as an iron bed and painted French-style bedside table. Continue the classic look with pale pink and blue linen. These timeless pieces look beautiful against a willow design wallpaper, which introduces delicate pattern to this bedroom scheme.

    Pussy Willow in Dove Grey at Laura Ashley

    Hastings Ivory bed
    Laura Ashley

  • Traditional bedroom with en suite bathroom

    Choose a complementary colour palette for your bedroom and en suite bathroom so that the two rooms flow seamlessly. The neutral shades of the bedroom walls and linen is echoed in the en suite, which has a traditional washstand with a bespoke mirror above.

    The French House

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    Atlantic Blankets

  • Classic bedroom with monogrammed linen

    Add a touch of American south design with pretty monogrammed bedlinen in soft grey and white. This bedroom has a wonderful cosy feel with wooden furniture, including an antique oak bureau and carved bed, along with sumptuous bedlinen and a checked blanket. A framed map above the bed is the perfect finishing touch.

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    Monogrammed Linen Shop

    Antique oak bureau
    Holly Johnson Antiques

  • Luxe hotel-style bedroom with armchair

    For a luxurious bedroom, choose floor to ceiling curtains in a silk/linen mix fabric that will drape beautifully, and combine with a neutral linen blind that can be used for added privacy during the day. Here a smart wooden armchair and coordinating chest of drawers lend a timeless look to this bedroom scheme.

    Kashan in Zinc by Vanners

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  • Smart modern bedroom with red accents

    In this hotel-style bedroom the neutral walls are deceptive – take a closer look and you’ll see that the walls are covered in a textural tweed fabric. The metal of the bedside tables and wall lights is hammered for a rustic feel.

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  • Elegant grey bedroom with four-poster bed

    Make the bed the focal point of your bedroom. This antique carved bed is dressed with sumptuous bedlinen and cushions in crisp white and grey, while the rich wood tones of the ornate bed and chest of drawers add warmth. Dove grey walls and a white chandelier complement the architectural features of the room.

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    The White Company

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    Laura Ashley

  • Traditional off-white bedroom with pretty accessories

    Refresh a traditional bedroom scheme with bright and eyecatching modern touches. Here a circular mirror and a simple wooden bedroom chair dipped in candy pink paint add a quirky twist, while the period fireplace has been decorated with on-trend house-shaped picture frames and a simple bud vase.

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    Cox & Cox

    Pebble Shore by Dulux at Homebase

  • Traditional bedroom with checked upholstered bed

    Add enduring style to a neutral bedroom with a classic French bed. The bed is upholstered in a smart neutral check fabric, and the rest of the room has been decorated with cream and pale green soft furnishings. Bedside tables and a rich wood bench add symmetry to the room.

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    The French Bedroom Company

    Bed fabric
    Carsten Check by Brunschwig and Fils

  • Guest bedroom and loft space

    Make the most of every inch of space in a small bedroom. This compact room has been decorated in neutral shades, with pretty polka dot accessories and a white daybed. A ladder provides access to the loft space, where’s there is also additional shelving and painted storage.

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  • Neutral bedroom with French-style bed

    Decorate your bedroom in calming colours for a restful feel. Pick a neutral stone shade for the walls, delicately patterned cream curtains and a neutral flooring, such as the painted floorboards here. A sumptuous French-style bed dressed with eyecatching cushions completes the look.

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  • Timeless neutral bedroom with dark wood pieces

    Opt for a subtle colour scheme with classic pieces of bedroom furniture for a timeless look. Gentle ivory walls are the backdrop to rich wood pieces such as the chest of drawers and dressing table, while touches of pale green have been added with the upholstery, curtains and throw. Artwork by East Anglian artist Oliver Campion takes pride of place opposite the bed.

    Bed upholstery fabric
    Carsten Check by Brunschwig and Fils

    by Oliver Campion at Cobbold & Judd

  • Elegant dressing room with ornate clothes rail

    Add a sense of glamour to a dressing room with oriental-style pieces. In a small space such as a dressing room the look can be more daring, with the smokey appearance of the walls and strong silhouette of the wooden ornate lacquered clothes rail giving the room a moody, dramatic beauty.

    Clothes rail

    Midsummer Night by Walls & Deco at Interior Supply

  • Pared-back dressing room with patterned wallpaper and wooden furniture

    Pared-back beech is the ideal base for luxe accents – add textured glass, marble and gold to turn a simple alcove into a smart vanity area. Lend the look a modern edge with grey-toned purples and hints of gunmetal – perfect for giving those wistful hues a firm anchor.

    Dressing table
    John Lewis

    Rowen & Wren

    Cox & Cox

  • Lavender and lilac bedroom with patterned wallpaper

    Give ornately patterned wallpaper and Proven├žal furniture a lived-in feel with layers of slubby linens. Whether it’s a shimmering wallpaper or an antique mirror, use pearlescent shades for a fast track to elegance.


    Albany range at Wallpaperdirect

    Duvet cover

    Throw and cushions
    Cox & Cox

  • Monochrome bedroom with decorative chest of drawers

    Choose soft muted greys in the bedroom for an elegant look inspired by Parisian apartments. A mix of old and new can work beautifully – add character with a French chest of drawers and combine with more modern pieces such as the circular mirror and white chair.


    La Maison London

    Curtain fabric
    Edmond Petit at Turnell & Gigon

  • Sophisticated bedroom with layered bedding and damask wallpaper

    Wallpaper and bed linen with a subtle shimmer both create an indulgent feel in this master bedroom. Layer duvets and throws in luxurious fabrics to create an inviting space that’s still glamorous, and achieve a polished finish with ornate bedside tables and compact reading lamps.

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  • Pretty bedroom with pale grey damask-style wallpaper

    Use a classic wallpaper to bring a touch of chateau grandeur to a bedroom. This design is inspired by 18th-century toile and is elegant in knocked-back grey. The curlicues of the trailing floral design are echoed in the elegant white painted dressing table.

    Laura Ashley

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  • Simple white bedroom with pink accessories and retro touches

    This simple bedroom scheme has been kept elegant and understated with white paint and just a few pretty accessories in a vibrant pink hue. Vintage and retro-style pieces give this space an authentic shabby chic look.

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