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How to Create a Cozy Fall Bedroom

Hello friends! I feel like October is a preparing month…Fall is setting in and you can actually sense the Holiday season approaching. So it’s only expected that we begin preparing our homes for guests, parties, and all the get-togethers this time of year brings. In doing so, I want to share how to create a cozy Fall bedroom for your guests (or family) to enjoy!

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When creating a cozy bedroom, whether it’s for yourself, your family, or with guests in mind…lighting and storage is important. Another detail that I believe makes a room cozy is incorporating a good mix of rustic with elegance. Some people call it masculine with feminine. Let me share a BEFORE pic with you…so you can see the changes we made:

Did you notice the changes? We got new end tables and lamps, and redesigned our headboard! What a difference!

After my husband built our DIY reclaimed wood headboard about seven years ago…I’ve enjoyed finding pieces that pair well with it’s rustic qualities. When I found these Better Homes & Gardens Granary Modern Farmhouse End Tables in Rustic Gray I knew they would look amazing with the headboard! The weathered wood finish looks like they were made for our room! It’s nice to have side tables for a place to charge your phone and drawers to place belongings. I love the size of the tables, compared to the bed. It makes for easy access to turn off the lamps.

With just simply repositioning the boards, we redesigned the reclaimed wood headboard to give it a more “French Farmhouse” style. I love the reclaimed wood, but really wanted to change it to a romantic, elegant design. I used an inspiration photo, and drew the design on a poster board. I traced it on the wood, and my husband cut it out with a jigsaw…I think we pulled it off! It just took a few hours to finish the headboard refresh.

To contrast with the rustic wood…adding another element of elegance was easy with these beautiful Better Homes & Gardens Capiz Lamps.The Mother of Pearl finish goes well with all the gray, white and silver in our room. The added ambience of the lamps and candles make the room so welcoming. And as another fancy detail, I chose the Better Homes & Gardens White Pleated Table Shades which is one of my favorites in the whole room! It’s sad to say, but we haven’t had new lamps in our room in 13 years! It was definitely time for a refresh!

Better Homes and Gardens 3/4" Shell Curtain Rod, 42"-120" Image 1 of 2

I love the Better Homes & Gardens Shell Curtain Rod and when I saw the lamps that matched…I had to get them! The beautiful elegant details of all the shells are so pretty in our room!

For more cozy Fall vibes, I placed eucalyptus and tiny white pumpkins in the French lavabo on the wall. Then, I put a few tiny white pumpkins on each end table. I brought in a couple of big white pumpkins for the bench at the end of the bed, too. I like the natural Fall feel that the real pumpkins create.

Lastly, I brought in my favorite Better Homes & Gardens White Pillow and Better Homes & Gardens Grey Pillows from the entryway. They go so well with our bedding. The Better Homes & Gardens LED Flameless Pillar Candles are perfect for the breakfast tray and end tables! I love how they have a remote control to turn on and off with ease. They are nice to use when you want to place a candle on a tray, without creating a fire hazard.


I hope you find all these tips helpful for creating a Cozy Fall Bedroom…whether it’s in your master, or getting a guest room ready for the upcoming Holiday season! I hope you enjoyed my blog post, and hopefully you enjoyed seeing all of these wonderful Better Homes & Gardens Products from Walmart. Please take a moment to leave a comment and let me know if any of these ideas inspired you today!


Becky C

19 Responsesso far.

  1. Kristen smith says:

    It all looks beautiful. I love that you created your headboards yourselves and that you used inexpensive items to complete the look.

  2. Jennifer says:

    Stunning! Great use of your old headboard. Love this look!

  3. Joanna S says:

    I am in love with the new shape of your headboard! Great job with those free handing skills! And the whole room is just beautiful and cozy!

  4. Hope says:

    Oh Becky it turned out amazing!

  5. Tabitha says:

    This turned out so beautifully Becky! I love the new chandy and the headboard shape it is just stunning! Great job!!!

  6. Jen V. says:

    What an amazing room!! Just love it! You are so talented!

  7. Elizabeth Allen says:

    Omg that headboard it’s so beautiful😍 I just love it so much it’s so cozy ❤🍁🍂🍁

  8. Hannah baer says:

    Amazing as always! I love the new headboard and nightstands!

  9. Macie Hollis says:

    It’s soooo perfect! You have such a great eye! I’m loving all of the touches and I have my eyes on those end tables!

  10. Jmac says:

    Love Love Love the headboard…softens your whole room up!!!! Great job!

  11. Amy says:


    I love your new headboard! It adds so much rustic glam to your beautiful bedroom!


  12. Michele McCabe says:

    Becky, you never disappoint us! It’s beautiful!! Looks more romantic and elegant!

  13. Lynnette VanCleave says:

    I couldn’t wait to see it! It is beautiful!!! Love all of it!! Well done!

  14. Rebecca W says:

    I love how your updated space turned out! Especially loving the color scheme and nightstands.

  15. Meleisha Dawson says:

    This is just Beautiful.your headboard is just the icing on the cake.and I love the pillows look with the high end bedding

  16. DeNise Tatum says:

    I love how you made the headboard look completely different with a few simple changes. I love the reclaimed boards you used. All the BHG items are so beautiful. I love that line at Walmart. You did an amazing job and your room is gorgeous!

  17. Teri Foshee says:

    Oh Becky-I love it!!! But then again everything y’all do is amazing 😍I love that you’re working with bh&g-I’ve bought from them for years now and just keeps getting better and affordable, too!! Thanks for all your inspiration and the love you share with us😘❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

  18. Linda Meehan says:

    I love this room! The new headboard shape makes the room feel more relaxed I think. The pillows are so beautiful!

  19. Cynthia says:

    I love the headboard! It’s a beautiful design. I’m also really loving the bedding. Would you mind sharing where the bed skirt, and the throw/blanket at the edge of bed are from? Thank you for all the inspiring ❤️

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