What makes an “aesthetic room”? As far as a precise definition, the jury is still out on TikTok, though Y2K flourishes and #BookshelfWealth are easy ways to achieve an aesthetic look. One thing’s for sure: A truly aesthetic room should be a reflection of its occupant and their unique tastes—whether it’s via muted tones of dreamy pink, a showstopping light fixture, or a maximalist array of objects. “Finding your personal touch is the same way of styling yourself in clothing as it is with furniture,” Olympia Gayot, J.Crew womenswear director, told us last year, and we have to agree, especially when it comes to creating an aesthetic space. To help you find your own look, we rounded up 25 of our favorite aesthetic rooms that are by turns cozy, comfy, and oh-so-easy on the eyes.
1FLAUNT YOUR BOOKSHELF WEALTH
Nothing communicates luxe living like a floor-to-ceiling bookshelf situation, especially when populated with coffee table tomes, back issues of collectible periodicals and magazines, and expertly styled with accessories.