I have carpet in my bedroom, which I hate and hope to get rid of eventually. I've often daydreamed about the hardwood floors I'd choose instead, but installing tile floors never occurred to me. That is, until I saw these lovely bedrooms that make an unexpected element look serene and chic.

  1. A muted, patterned floor looks surprisingly sophisticated in a sparsely decorated bedroom in Barcelona. From Dwell.
  2. Ceramic wood-look flooring in shades of gray is a gorgeous choice for an elegant bedroom. From Archiproducts.
  3. Cream-colored flooring allows the views to take center stage in a bedroom by Design First.