Even for a festive decor, take the path of minimalism
Whether you’re starting to spruce up your home for the holidays as early as possible, or you’re waiting until the last minute, we all need some decor inspiration to find a way to make a space look stylish and cozy.
To add more character and a luxurious feel to your home, all you need is a few tips and a creative eye. Here’s how to do it.
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Playing with lighting
Talk to any interior designer and they can tell you how lighting can make a huge difference in the ambiance of your home. From expanding your space to adding a touch of drama, lighting can do it all.
And if nothing seems to be working, just buy classic pendant lights, a chandelier, or go for a dimmer in your home. This way you can change the visual mood at any time. Nowadays, people are also turning to lux lighting that gives you the attention to detail and understated glamor you demand. What’s more, you can also update the fixtures to enhance your space and give it a luxurious feel.
Minimalism is the way
A chic interior doesn’t mean you have to go overboard with the design. In fact, minimalism is the new way to decorate your home. So, control your impulses to add pieces that are too many or too large to decorate your space.
Instead, opt for minimalist and assertive pieces such as a simple coffee table, pastel colored curtains, wooden cabinets, or even a simple flower vase. Remember, sometimes less is more.
Bring elegance with high-end materials
When decorating your home, a little more investment is always appreciated. So relax your wallet a bit and shop for furniture in leather, crystal, solid wood, marble or antique gold.
Even one or two of these premium materials can instantly add sophistication to your home. Just make sure you place them strategically, and upgrade the decor accordingly as well.
Opt for matching sets for the essentials
You can coordinate the colors of your essentials to match the furniture, walls, or electronics in your home. This small change can make a particularly satisfying feeling. The essentials here mean things like storage containers in your kitchen counters, small serving trays, soap dispensers, bath towels, bath sets, and more. The main motive is to bring a neat and chic look with inexpensive and detailed accessories in areas like the kitchen or the bathroom.
Staging with curtains
Did you know that curtains can make your room taller? In fact, if you don’t have curtains at home, you are missing an important decorative element. They can change the whole character of the living space if done right.
Plus, depending on the room, curtains can do different jobs like adding color, warmth, and a new vibe to an entire space. If drapes are not for you, you can also try wood blinds and bamboo blinds to make sure your home is stylish and well designed.
Invest in rugs
Rugs and carpets have added richness and comfort to living space for hundreds of years. This simple investment can instantly brighten up your space. Not to mention the texture and color that sets the stage for a better look into the room.
Accentuate the atmosphere with perfumes
Luxury is not always about visual appeal. The smell of a particular space also plays an important role in improving its overall ambience. Nowadays, you can find plenty of aromatherapy products to accentuate your space.
If you want a romantic and calm setting, opt for scented candles or essential oil diffusers. We suggest you go for light and natural scents as they don’t make you feel overwhelmed while creating real scent.
A beautiful bouquet of flowers kept in a designer vase in the living room, a classic trick to add nature, elegance and freshness to any space and instantly enhance your interior. In fact, some flowers are also known for their magical ability to calm your senses and reduce stress.
They also bring a striking and exquisite display of nature to your home, so if you want your surroundings to be a little more cheerful and beautiful, consider refreshing it with flowers like green and purple hydrangeas, dahlias, roses. pink coral and peonies.
When trying all of the tips, be sure to practice patience. Every area of ââyour home requires a unique style, whether it’s the living room or even the bathroom. This is how you make it not only chic but also utilitarian.
For example, if you’ve placed a new coffee table in the living room, spend some time organizing its placement. Or if you’ve bought a rug, see if it matches the decor. Think about the general mood and look of a particular location, then create an arrangement.
Ashish Dhingra is the founder of Obsessions, a furniture brand.
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