The Jungle Look: 5 Easy Tips for Creating a Jungle Bedroom Theme

The Jungle Look: 5 Easy Tips for Creating a Jungle Bedroom Theme
Are your little explorers itching for a new adventure? Sounds like it’s time for a bedroom decor shakeup, and a jungle bedroom theme is the perfect choice. Getting your little ones involved in choosing and applying their bedroom decor is a wonderful thing, and a jungle themed bedroom is one of those amazingly easy themes you can create quickly and on a budget. Here are 5 simple ways to create a jungle themed room for your budding explorers:

1. Jungle Theme Wallpaper

Let’s face it, wallpaper is much less messy than paint. Besides, you don’t have to wait hours for it to dry, making it the ideal quick decoration method for creating a no-fuss, jungle themed bedroom. Jungle themed wallpaper comes in all kinds of designs and colours, from colourful jungle leaf prints to jungle animal scenes and abstract designs, and all of them can be used to create a vibrant feature wall for instant jungle vibes.
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Jungle wallpaper is easy to find both online and at DIY stores and, once it’s up, creates the perfect backdrop upon which you can layer the following additional jungle theme accessories.

2. Jungle Garlands and Paper Chains

Here’s a great way to get your little ones involved in making their very own jungle bedroom decorations. Jungle-themed garlands, banners and paper chains add instant colour and character to a bedroom, and they’re incredibly quick and easy to make (or you can buy them if you’re short on time!). You can use this free printable template to print and cut out leaf shapes for your little ones to paint, or you can print them straight onto coloured card and cut them out.
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Then all you need to do is thread them onto a piece of string or ribbon and you’ve got yourself an amazing jungle-themed garland to hang over beds, doors or walls. Get creative with your shapes and colours to create custom garlands with animals, flowers, leaves and more.

3. Jungle Animals

No jungle is complete without its wildlife, and no jungle themed bedroom is complete without its cuddly toy animals. We love these plush cuddly toy wall decorations, which add instant colour, texture and character while reinforcing that all-important jungle theme.
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All you need is a few simple wall hooks and a bit of wall space to hang up these adorable furry creatures, and they can be supplemented with a few regular jungle cuddly toys that can sit on beds, shelves and other surfaces to create a cuddly wildlife jungle habitat your little ones will love.

4. Jungle Cabin Bed

jungle themed bedroom ideas white jungle themed cabin bed with ladder and jungle plants Every jungle explorer needs a cosy treehouse to sleep in, so why not go all out with a treehouse cabin bed to complete your child’s jungle bedroom theme? Striking, exciting and easy to adorn with additional jungle foliage, a treehouse cabin bed makes a real bedroom showstopper to bring the theme to life. The Christopher Treehouse Midsleeper Jungle Bed (pictured above) is one of our best-selling designs, and it’s not difficult to see why! This bed offers an exciting jungle-themed sleeping space for your little explorer, while providing lots of handy storage space for toys and other bits and bobs underneath. Simply add ivy garlands and paper leaves as seen in the image to complete the theme and create a detailed jungle look in seconds.

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5. Jungle Bedding

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If you don’t want to replace your child’s existing bed, a set of jungle-themed bedding is the perfect compromise. Just like the wallpaper, bedding adds a large surface area of colour and jungle print to help tie the entire jungle themed bedroom together. You can choose a classic jungle leaf print or go down the jungle animals route, depending on what your little one likes best, and then layer up cuddly toys and jungle-themed cushions and pillows to add extra context and colour. And, you’re done! 5 easy steps to creating a jungle themed room for your budding adventurers, and all with minimal fuss and mess. With these 5 jungle bedroom ideas, you and your little ones will be able to design and make a true bedroom wilderness of foliage and wildlife without breaking the bank or even leaving the house. Ready to decorate? Share your own jungle bedrooms and ideas with us here at Noa & Nani using our social media channels below.

Article by Alex Tolofson