Polka dots can make a room pop -- when used the right way. A little uncertain about how to incorporate this cheerful pattern into your home? Our suggestions are spot-on.
For a Snuggle Sesh
Who doesn't daydream about getting home and snuggling up under a big pile of blankets with a fresh-outta-the-oven pizza and Netflix? (Don't deny it.) This grown-up polka-dot felt throw will beckon you to curl and cuddle -- and make sure your solid-colored sofa sits pretty when you're not around.
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Sick of staring at the same desktop wallpaper you've had since you bought your computer? Time for an update! This spotted design from the Martha Stewart Whim collection is muted in color, but the polka dots add visual energy to the palette.
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Polka dots don't have to be huge to make an impact. Try using patterns with tiny dots; the technique totally feminizes any design.
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Even your pets could benefit from a little polka-dot action. Personalize your pet bowls with elegant, dotted letters.
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Add pizzazz to your pillows with a polka-dot trim. When they're all stacked up on your bed (which we know you made this morning, right?), the pattern will wake you right up!
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For Your Bed
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Coast through your hostessing duties with a little help from these dotted darlings.
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Who says polka dots have to be bold? This classy, no-knit throw uses soft dots to add texture to a warm, yellow room. Circles and dots are easy on the eyes -- and these fibers are pleasing to the touch!
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Frosted windows with a polka-dot pattern instantly liven up a small space. Pair with polka-dot towels, and you've got one more reason to cherish your daily shower.
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Drink up with these polka-dot-infused glasses. Consider them a party in a cup!
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