14 modern bedroom ideas that define contemporary comfort

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Modern bedroom ideas are the perfect combination of contemporary design and comfort (Image credit: Studio Dean)

Although the word modern in design terms is sometimes associated with clean lines and minimal detail, according to the Cambridge Dictionary, the true definition of modern is something designed and made using the most recent ideas and methods. 

So while comfort seekers searching for a new bedroom design may assume modern bedroom ideas aren't for them, it could be time to take a closer look at just what defines a modern bedroom. 

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Cathy Dean

Cathy founded Studio Dean in 2016 and has made it her life’s mission to dispel the myth that functional cannot be beautiful. She excels in creating stunning interior designs that work with everyday life.

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Carly Greening

Carly has spent 15 years working in flooring retail and has a wealth of experience including a real focus on interiors trends and creative product development

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Shelley Cochrane

Shelley Cochrane is an accessories buyer at Furniture Village and has spent over a decade spent working at the leading furniture retailer. Her keen eye for trends helps her know just how to create the perfect look.

Sarah Harley
Assistant Editor

Sarah is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Assistant Editor and joined the team in 2024. An established homes and interiors writer, Sarah has renovated and extended a number of properties, including a listing building and renovation project that featured on Grand Designs. Although she said she would never buy a listed property again, she has recently purchased a Grade II listed apartment. As it had already been professionally renovated, she has instead set her sights on tackling some changes to improve the building’s energy efficiency, as well as adding some personal touches to the interior.