a recessed nook becomes a headboard for the bed. I think I'd take the nook all the way to the ceiling to avoid it looking like you put the bed in a repurposed closet; and put the ledge up higher, so that you can recline against the wall
bedroom, dark blue wall, tan leather chair, white linen and Hem Kuu lamp
Bedroom by Slettvoll.
Modern warm Bedroom with Petrol bedroom wall - Coco Lapine Design
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