“Design is coming to grips with one’s real lifestyle, one’s a real place in the world. Rooms should not be put together for show but to nourish one’s well-being.”
This statement by renowned American interior designer Albert Hadley explains to us how we should not put elements in our home to pomp and show but add elements that exude positivity and our well-being.
The best time of the year is almost here. The festive season demands something new and fresh in our homes. Making changes in your home every year can be challenging, so we bring you a list of little things that can help you up your interior.
In this article, we will focus on how to uplift the interior of our houses instantly with some easy tips and tricks.
It is the easiest hack to make the space look more vibrant and fresh. By adding some indoor plants, you can make the place look a lot fancier. You can have different money plants, Jade, bamboo, or snake plants that are easy to maintain and look beautiful. Plants add a certain sophistication to the vibe of your home.
If you are worried about the maintenance of living plants, you can get artificial creepers and climbers, which can also help the space look brighter to some extent.
Change or add wallpaper
Many online websites sell wallpapers at very affordable rates. You can change wallpapers every year or two to change the look of any corner in your home. It is an easy DIY activity that you and anyone from your family can help you with. It can be a great way to even bond over a fun activity. All you need is a new wallpaper and a wallpaper removal tool kit to make things easier.
Experiment with furniture and furnishings
You can change the positioning of furniture to make the space look different, and sometimes, different looks good. You can also add small items of furniture like a side table, an ottoman, or anything that may look good with your furniture. Add in some cushions and throw pillows to make the furnishings look complete. These elements can be used to accentuate the look of your space.
Get some new artwork
Artwork not only looks good on your walls but also serves the purpose of a conversation starter. It can easily become the focal point of any room and also the talk of any evening. Artwork can be anything that interests you, like vintage painting or modern art. If you are not much into art, then you can simply curate pictures from different phases of your life and get them framed. Every time you will look at it, it will be a good trip down memory lane. You can even switch artworks from different rooms of your home.
Swap the knobs
The door handles, window handles, and knobs of the door can also tell a lot about your space. Generally, we spot very basic knobs and handles in every home. There are different and very fancy knobs and handles available in the market today. You can unscrew the old ones and keep them safely somewhere, and replace them with whichever designs you like. You can again replace them with old ones when you are bored and want some change.
A home is a place where we spend a lot of time, and we can be ourselves. The space should exude comfort and coziness to you and anyone who enters the place. The tips and tricks mentioned above can help you amp up your space while staying on budget for this festive season.