Zen, according to Wikipedia, is a Japanese school of Mahayana Buddhism emphasizing the value of meditation and intuition. With this in mind, designers have come up with designs that are having simple, clean lines that relax the mind and rest the eyes. This has been trending lately and everyone wants to achieve that design in their homes. Since our homes are our sanctuaries, we do value and appreciate designs that can make it look and feel better. We’ve a list of some Zen style designs for various rooms in the house that may make you feel relaxed and serene.
1. Zen Style White Bedroom
This wonderful Zen designed bedroom with its white walls and white bed is conducive to relaxing. The glass door that opens to a garden contributes much to the effect.
Zen Style Kitchen
A small kitchen can still achieve Zen design as this picture shows. The combination of black and brown colors proved surprisingly soothing to the senses and the bonsai plants are a nice addition and accent.
Zen Bedroom Low Bed
The low wood bed matches the high polished laminated wood floors and gives a serene air of simplicity and beauty. The gray walls blend seamlessly and the big plant is a wonderful accent.
Zen Style Living Room
This white living room with its white furniture achieved the Zen design by its simple and uncluttered look. The brown leather stools are great touches as the furry brown area rug. The red and black art work on the wall is a nice touch.
White leather Platform bed
The long white leather bed with wood cabinets serving as its platform is a great design. The light green walls matched perfectly with the dark green pillows on the bed and the white carpet. The long green plant is a nice touch.
Zen Style Bathroom
This bathroom was remodeled to get the Zen design and as shown, the before picture shows a glass door while the after picture shows the door changed to a wooden one that looks perfect for the Zen design.
Simple Zen bedroom
This white bedroom achieved the Zen design by its simple décor. The unpolished white wood panels on the floor put to sharp focus the big brown area rug and the simple wood bench is a nice accent.
Zen Inspired Rattan Bed
The use of rattan materials for a bed is fantastic. The white bedcovers on the brown color of the rattan is Zen inspired and this also extends to the whole room itself with its white carpet and the garden beyond it.
Green and Brown
This living room has Zen design with the use of the colors brown, green and white. The green and brown design of the sofa’s cushions matched effortlessly with the white walls and brown furniture. The huge plant is a nice touch.
10. White dining room
The all white dining room with its modern glass table and chairs achieved the Zen inspired design because of its clean minimal lines and stark beauty. The furry white area rug contributed to the image and the green bottles on top of the table are nice accents.