When it comes to bedrooms, people generally like to keep it “old school”. And that’s understandable. A bedroom is a place where you go to sleep, and in order to have an environment that’s conducive to sleep, you want to make it something that’s familiar.
That’s all well and good, but we’re living in the 21st century now. The truth is that you can sleep anywhere. So, why wouldn’t you make a master bedroom look like something that’s of the time that you come from? That’s why homeowners are moving more and more to contemporary and modern master bedroom designs.
Gone are the old traditions, and arrived are the sleek and minimalist styles. Rather than looking for the tall, plush and canopied bed, homeowners are looking for the Spartan bedroom with a low-profile king sized bed. There are, of course, other options than this, but we think you get the picture!
If you’re a person that’s been looking to put there head down for the night in a modern bedroom, then check out the 21 designs that we’ve collected. Here, you’ll find plenty of inspiration, and perhaps you’ll get the kernel of an idea that will lead to your next, more modern master bedroom.
The ornate dresser situated below the television set is the conversation piece in this master bedroom.
With the low bed, and a color scheme that is decidedly monochromatic, this modern master bedroom design is quite masculine.
With subtle contours contrasting against the overall boxy design, this master bedroom has a very clean look.
This contemporary master bedroom design provides that modern doesn’t have to mean no carpeting!
The design choices in this master bedroom preserve the wide open space of the room.
With plenty of storage space behind the bed, this modern master bedroom design makes efficient use of space.
Expert use of color brings just enough vibrancy to this minimalist modern master bedroom design.
A false wall behind the bed expertly divides the wide open space of this master bedroom.
The rustic-looking chandelier adds just the right level of whimsy to this otherwise thoroughly modern bedroom design.
Here, another false wall is used to add dimension to a wide-open space, this time to keep the room from being too oppressively tall.
The choice of light, neutral colors allows this modern master bedroom to soak in the natural light from the sliding door.
In a minimalist and modern master bedroom, the color of the bed linens will be vitally important.
The inlaid mirrors that adorn the accent wall in this neutrally colored master bedroom provide an excellent, if muted, sense of space.
The layout of this contemporary master bedroom allows shadow to dramatically dances across the space.
Natural wood colors and light blues work well in modern designs for adding a sense of cheeriness that might otherwise be lacking.
Light and wood play together expertly to craft an intimate feel for this modern master bedroom design.
17. All White Everything
Although some might think it too sterile, white is always an excellent choice for modern designs.
The black accents of the bed linens do just enough to offset the neutral color palate of the room in general.
A boldly designed, Swedish bed frame provides all of the drama that this modern master bedroom needs.
Here, more conservative and luxurious choices are balanced quite well with more modern and contemporary ones.
When you have an attractive room like this to make your master bedroom, you don’t have to do too much to make it perfect.