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How to Use a Santino Bedside Table for Bedroom Staging?

Let us admit the usual fate of nightstands right inside our own bedrooms. Normally, the very nightstands we have at home would wind up as a dumping ground for an awful lot of things.  Starting first from the remnants of our midnight snacks, and unread books and newspapers down to   some of the most boring alarm clocks we have ever laid our eyes upon. This only goes to show that this small piece of furniture is indeed multifunctional. 

Nevertheless, when the time comes that you need to take on a DIY styling approach to stage your home for sale you will need to present this piece of furniture in the most stylish manner possible.

Here are some tricks of the trade that you can try if you want to transform your nightstand into a tastefully done, well-styled furnishing. 

If you happen to have a Santino bedside table, you can use it to stage your own bedroom.  Following these points will sure make this piece of furniture stylish enough, complementing other pieces in your bedroom.  

A Clock. 

This is a charm factor that people nowadays are not really aware of. Don’t be afraid to go for something that is vintage or analogue clock. Size won’t matter, too, so it won’t hurt if you will opt for something big.  

A Lamp.  

Traditional bedside lamp is a shapely addition, a must have accessory beside your bed. If you will go for a funky lamp light instead, it will inject that extra design flair you are looking for. 

If what you have for a table design is something of a modern theme, go and balance it with the use of a traditional lamp design. For bedside tables that are rather small,  a sleek style would be a perfect match for it since it will not take up so much space. 

Another work around here is to install or mount your lamp to the ceiling or to the wall.  

Style Tip –  We suggest that you consider placing your lamp at the back. This you’ll have  a chance to put some other accent pieces right in front of it.  

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Any kind of reading materials. 

You may not be in the habit of reading books, but adding any kind of reading materials (a stack of 5 would be good enough). They’d be good enough to take advantage of when you need to add good height to your accent pieces or display.  

Some greens

When you introduce some greens to your bedroom and place it on top of your nightstand, you are bringing it to life. You are giving it an organic touch and feel. We suggest that you consider a sculptural succulent for this purpose instead.  

Some Artwork

Adding some visual interest to your bedroom is critically important when you are staging your Melbourne home for prospective homebuyers. 

When you say artwork, it does not necessarily mean to say that it has to be an ultra expensive piece, but we are discouraging you from settling on a crappy item. Like for instance, if you want to paint a bedroom wall, see to it that it will somehow coordinate with its color scheme.

Styling Tip

When you have an artwork that can lean against the wall, it will be perfectly acceptable. We suggest you have it displayed on top of your Santino bedside table, if you have this type of nightstand. 

Final Word

What you need to see in the final outcome when trying to position these 5 elements on your nightstand is a sense of balance in the space. You need to create an interesting display of these objects and make them vary in terms of sizes, heights, and shapes. 

Create a sense of togetherness, of cohesion and achieve this by seeing to it that the bedside items you are showcasing comes in the same color family and is coordinating or complementing the bedding scheme

If  you need to work on 2 bedside tables, make sure they complement each other and have a matching pair of lamps. 

Whatever accessory or accent items you have on one side of the bed should be present also on the other, this way you will achieve symmetry of design, which is a good visual element  to have when staging a bedroom.