When you invest in beautiful linen bedding. slipcovers and draperies you're making an investment in something beautiful that will be enjoyed for years.  The strategy of mixing neutral soft furnishings with bright walls creates great design impact.  You can easily and cheaply change the paint color to completely change the look.  Imagine how different this room would look with a couple of coats of dove gray paint.

One of our favorite designers Brooke Gianetti beautifully demonstrates the point that brights + white work.  See more of Brooke's work on her blog Velvet and Linen.