'Serene' is one of those qualities that is sort of ineffable — it's hard to pinpoint exactly what makes a space calm and relaxing. But whatever it is, these bedrooms have it in spades. So take a deep breath, let it back out, and take a look at these 12 serene spaces.
Above: a beautiful bedroom from Domino.
A serene space spotted on Pinecone Camp.
I love the big puffy headboard in the bedroom of Marina's Boston Home.
Simple colors and lots of light = beautiful and calming. From Domino.
A light and bright bedroom from Domino.
Black and white wallpaper adds a little kick to this bedroom from Alexis & Josh's San Francisco Home.
So soothing. From Domino.
A sweet sleeping space from delikatissen.
A bright bedroom from Lonny.
Proof that dark spaces can be relaxing, too. From Lonny.
Beautiful textiles and beautiful light. From Marie Claire Maison.
That big fluffy bed looks like the perfect place to curl up. From Anne and Richard's Manhattan home.