10 Ways To Add Elegance To Your Home Decor

10 Ways To Add Elegance To Your Home Decor

10 Ways To Add Elegance To Your Home Decor

You apply the best of your creative ideas to make your home look beautiful. You want the interior of your house to be as grand as it can be. And you think, is hiring an interior designer is my only option to make my home look as elegant as they show in glossy magazines on home décor? The answer is, no.

Here are 10 ways in which you can bring elegance to your home décor without any outside help:

The colour scheme

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The colour of the paint you use will go a long way in setting a unique character of your home decor. Subtle hues, as a matter of fact, would give your home a neat, clean and chic appearance. 

The window treatment

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How you decorate your windows also decides how elegant your overall decor looks. In fact, window treatment is one of the easiest and budget-friendly way to add elegance to your home décor. Go for curtains made of natural silk, cotton or linen to add elegance with window treatments. Long curtains, on the other hand, help you create a grand look. 

The lighting


Lighting plays an important role in home décor. Designer light fixtures is an ultimate option to add elegance. Lanterns with a classical shape are good to bring style to your home décor. Try hanging them over the dining area, the kitchen island or the porch. Here are seven types of lighting you could choose from.

The pillows


Pillows serve several purposes in your home décor. It can add elegance and offer your guests extra comfort giving your rooms a layered feel. 

The greens


Bringing home nature is the best way to add to the elegance of your home.  Add some houseplants to your home décor. This will not only keep the surroundings cool but also add beauty to the interiors.

The accessories


Elegance does not necessarily mean simple and blank. Accessorise your home with adequate, correct and well-fit things. Adoring your home is essential to give it an elegant touch.  However, make sure not to overdo and over-accessorise the space which will make it appear messy.

Furniture for outdoor

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If you have a covered outdoor space, make adequate use of the space and keep apt furniture. You can choose from wooden, metallic or even fabric furniture. For fabric furniture, choose the one which can bear rain and sun. Here some outdoor furniture ideas you could put to use.

The small tables


Small-sized round tables placed near the armchairs are not inviting but also add comfort and convenience to the space. Another advantage of small tables is that it will keep the room from appearing overcrowded. 

The hardware


Hardware finishes with different and unique designs are ideal to add the element of elegance. You can choose from stylish knobs and pulls and sanitary ware to add beauty to your home interior.

Statement mirrors


Instead of hanging a plain-framed mirror, choose a stylish glass with a golden or a different-shaped frame. Splurging in such a piece is worth as it can completely change the overall look of the room. 

Last Updated: Wed Nov 16 2016

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