Are you looking for ideas to update your child’s bedroom? Or maybe you have trouble getting your little one to bed? We can help get them racing to bed every night with these 22 spectacular superhero bedroom ideas.
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With so many brave, cool and inimitable superheroes to choose from, your kids are bound to have their own personal favourite. A combination of bright colours, recognisable logos and your own imagination work together to make this a popular choice for bedroom decor.
If your little one is superhero-mad, you’ll love these superhero bedroom ideas that are completely achievable!
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Superhero Bedroom Ideas on a Budget
The quickest and most cost-effective way to update your child’s bedroom is with accessories – duvet covers, rugs, pictures, lampshades, curtains and cushions. Keeping the decor centred around accessories also means that you can change them or add to the collection easily as your child’s tastes change.
If you have a bit more budget to spend, or younger children coming along behind that will also enjoy a superhero bedroom, you could consider getting a mural or some wall art painted, or buying a custom designed bed.
Another good idea is to upcycle, so maybe get an old chest of drawers and update it with superhero imagery or paint it with the signature colours of your child’s favourite superhero. You could also use wallpaper or pages from old comic books to create a bespoke look.
If you want to go a step further and create a full-blown superhero bedroom, we’ve rounded up some fantastic ideas to inspire you – and make sure you are the superhero of the day!
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Spectacular Superhero Bedroom Ideas
Maximise the Accessories
Dress up any blank canvas with lots of themed accessories and decorative items, like this room we found on Pinterest.
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Create a Display
Use shelves and hooks to create a space for your child’s action figures, dress up or other items to be displayed. It creates a useable decor and storage solution that is great for small spaces.
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Minimal but Effective
Create a skyline as a backdrop to bedtime, like this idea we found on Cuded. A steady hand is all you need!
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Use your child’s favourite superhero cartoons to decorate – you could decoupage the front of a wardrobe, or opt for bedlinen and accessories.
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Personalise With Their Favourites
Learn how to personalise your superhero decor with some Modge Podge cartoon letters, thanks to instructions from Craft Cuts.
Don’t Forget to Look Up
The ceiling is another great canvas you can use to decorate – we loved this idea from Pinterest!
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Silhouette and Colour Splash
If you want to invest in timeless furniture, you can still give it a superhero makeover with lots of bright, primary colours. A painted skyline or wall stickers will finish it off perfectly!
Make a Mural
What about a full mural like this one on Homedit? Wall decals, stencils or (if you’re feeling brave) draw and paint it yourself!
Little Details Count
Don’t forget the little details! We love these bat curtain tie-backs from Lilibugcreations on Etsy.
Create a Gallery Wall
Create your own superhero wall art to brighten up your child’s room. Use your child’s own drawings, comic book pages, illustrations or prints like these from Etsy.
Upcycle and Repurpose
Take on an upcycling project and transform some storage furniture, like this great superhero makeover from Dude Mom.
Bespoke soft furnishings, like this superhero bunting from Bettybuntings on Etsy, are a great way to brighten up any room.
Stick to Soft Furnishings
Use Your Props
We love the Spiderman room makeover we found over at Bolling With 5, particularly the idea to use masks for decoration.
Wall Decals For Instant Effect
Get an instant superhero theme with wall stickers and decals, like this LEGO Superhero one from Etsy.
Try Wallpaper in Your Colour Scheme
Decorating with wallpaper is a bigger commitment than paint, but it can create a really impressive space.
Easy Decor Ideas
Simplicity is key with these DIY superhero decor ideas from Clutterbug.
This how-to video from Dulux shows you just how to create the silhouette idea with paint, complete with your very own Bat Signal!
Canvas Wall Art
Don’t Shy Away From Colour
Which superhero bedroom is your favourite? Leave a comment below and let us know – we’d love to hear from you!