Decorating a man’s bedroom with canvas prints is easier than using paintings and other creative wall art. Men will like the way photos on canvas look and prefer the streamlined look to that of more fancy paintings. Man like their bedrooms to be functional without any frills. Pictures printed on canvas will go well with this kind of look.
Most bedroom for males are utilitarian and contain basic functional furniture. It they do decorate the room, it must be simple and appealing to the male taste. Pictures that depict physical activities and sports are big hits with men. Photos of airplanes, ships, and classic or new automobiles are also popular wall decor for men.
Some photographs men would like to adorn their bedroom walls are pictures showing people surfing, sailing or mountain biking. The colors of your canvas prints also have to be in neutral shades like black, white, tan, green, cream, beige, and blue. Before hanging any canvas on the walls, paint the bedroom in similar colors. Use metal or wood for furniture.
If you need to place a rug or drapes, Use plain fabric or something without frilly patterns. The same works for bed linens. Avoid ruffles on throw pillows. Use shapes in squares or rectangles and avoid oval or other intricate shapes. Let’s remember that men like to keep it simple, especially in their personal domain.
Buy or build a bed, bedside table, drawers and other furniture in simple box-like designs. Today’s men also prefer minimalist designs which can actually be an advantage. They are simpler to build and are more affordable than traditional furnishings.
For the walls, hang canvas prints with complementing colors. Take measurements to make sure the canvas won’t be too large or small. Get your canvas wall art ready-to-hang so it will be easier to mount the artwork on the wall. When it comes to choosing the subject in the photo, consider your man’s personal taste, not yours.
Is he athletic? What is his favorite sport to play or favorite sports team? You can find sports themed canvas prints like picture on canvas of a basketball hoop, a famous baseball field, deep sea fishing, mountain biking, or photos of people sailing in a picturesque seascape.
To maintain a masculine effect to your decor, keep decor accents and pieces to the bare minimum. Stick to basic furniture like a bed, a bedside table, a dresser and maybe one chair. Use plain masculine window treatments, wall paint color, and accessories like a brushed stainless steel lampshade.
Hang one or two canvas prints on his bedroom walls. Choose unframed canvas to appeal to his masculine side. These unframed canvas prints should be stretched on gallery wrapped canvas so that they will look good even if unframed.