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Stylish Bedrooms That Keep the Bugs Out

Stylish Bedrooms That Keep the Bugs Out

Summer’s here and the mosquitoes are circling. For inspiration on staying bite-free, here is a round-up of five chic insect-repelling sleeping spaces.

Above: A mosquito-net draped bed at the San Giorgio Hotel in Mykonos (see the rest of the hotel at Bohemian Paradise Found.)

Above: Patricia Larsen’s summertime bed in Mexico with a beautifully draped mosquito net; see Larsen’s house at An Artist at Home in Mexico.

Above: A bedroom in one of Piet Boon’s Caribbean vacation villas for Bonaire.

Above: Another chic example at the San Giorgio Hotel in Mykonos.

Above: An open-to-the-elements bedroom in Casa Lola, Jan Eleni’s home in Brazil.

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12:31PM PDT on Jul 26, 2014

Thank you

8:15PM PST on Nov 28, 2013

Thank you!

11:33AM PST on Nov 25, 2013

Thank you

7:09AM PST on Nov 7, 2013

so my big question do I keep spiders out of my house? besides constantly cleaning like I have OCD?

12:57PM PDT on Oct 8, 2013


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4:16AM PDT on Aug 1, 2013

Thank you Remodista, for Sharing this!

8:36AM PDT on Jul 28, 2013

good ideas

7:35PM PDT on Jul 25, 2013

I have screens on my windows dont need them but they look nice maybe one for my Hammock?

2:09AM PDT on Jul 22, 2013

I look at these and am grateful that at least somewhere, people aren't closed off in sealed rooms with the air conditioning running, keeping toxic fumes trapped and wasting energy.

Thanks for the pretty spaces.

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