Let’s face it, we can at some point be clueless about how to style our homes. It is largely believed that a huge budget is needed in making our home stylish. However, sometimes all we need is some DIY styling tricks up our sleeves, creativity, and willingness.
With these, your home will turn out elegant and stylish. Let’s get into the simple and practical DIY tips on how to style your home.
De-clutter your home
Simplicity and minimalist design are key features of a well-styled home. As humans, we tend to hoard some items that we hope to re-use. Sometimes, we do but most times, they become a pile of mess lying around our home.
One of the importance of decluttering is to make the best use of space. Decluttered areas in the home give a clean and airy ambiance to your space. Start by deciding what to keep and what to let go.
The next thing is to determine which will be sold off, thrown away or revamped to decorate the house. Remember, it’s not just about throwing away things, but prioritizing items that would stand out in beauty and visual appeal.
Upgrade your lampshades
Replacing your lamps can be expensive but upgrading your lampshades is a better option. Replace old lampshades with fancy and newer lampshades. Try shades that are more in vogue, but you can retain old shades if they are vintage.
Shades come in different designs and shapes. Trust me, you will notice a difference in the outlook of your home.
Let your walls speak
Don’t leave your walls. Beautiful wall accessories are always a great way to add style to your interior decor. Different artworks, wallpapers with textured designs, photo frames or inspirational posters can be used on your walls.
In choosing accessories for your wall, Danish design that combines simplicity and functionality is a perfect choice. Apart from the beauty that these items add to your home, no wall will be empty and bare anymore.
Some of these wall accessories can be created by yourself by expressing your creativity.
Do some paintings
From time to time, it is advisable to change the color of things around you. As you know, colors offer so much inspiration and fortunately, it comes at a low price also. Your interior design becomes top-notch when you choose a color palette that suits your taste or theme.
Some colors speak more than the other. You can choose colors that are soft, neutral to create a sense of simplicity. Repaint pieces of furniture like footstools, side tables, dining tables, chairs, and doors.
Soothing colors can be used for your bedrooms or something more vibrant for your kids. If some pieces of furniture are bad, you can replace them with cool ones that are minimal with great functionality.
Embellish your windows
We tend to forget about our windows when decorating. Windows can add a touch of elegance to your home if properly done. Use simple yet elegant drapes that blend with the color of the room.
Opt for a soft texture and well-designed curtains and drapes. Such window treatments exude elegance, thereby making your home classy.