Vintage McGuire nightstands and a pair of 1970s-inspired Arteriors lamps flank a bed from Room & Board in the master bedroom. The bed stands atop a plush carpet from West Elm. Midcentury modern-inspired draperies, fabricated by Portland Drapery Co., feature a gauzy Calvin Klein fabric.
This holds true whether you live with a partner or by yourself. Does a tall leather headboard feel sexy to you? How about a four-poster bed? Hotel-style sheets? A pillow-top mattress? Here's what sexy isn't: treating your bedroom as a media or TV room, home gym, storage room, family gathering place, or a place to just crash.