Matching Bedroom Furniture or Eclectic Mix?

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Q: Hi! I'm in the middle of buying furniture for my new apartment (my last place came furnished so I'm starting from scratch). Right now I have a bed/boxspring combo (no headboard) and a light blond colored set of IKEA drawers that I might move into my closet. Over the years I've really come to love the white Parsons desk, and have found a cheap knock-off at Target that I'm thinking about getting. My question is: with a white desk, should I try to make the rest of the bedroom furniture match and only get white things? I've really come to love the eclectic mix-matched furniture look, but could I pull that off with the inclusion of such a desk?

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Regina is an architect who lives with her husband and children in Lawrence, KS. As a LEED Accredited Professional and longtime contributor to Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, her focus is on healthy, sustainable living through design.