As we sweat towards the approaching summers, why not give our living space a spooky new detour? If you’ve been revamping the look of your living space or lucky enough to start the new season, we’ve got some amazing expert tips on how to decorate your home without spending a lot of money. attract not only decoration enthusiasts but also those who want to feel at home.
In an interview with HT Lifestyle, Riya Save, Livpreneur at Livspace, shared: “Things have changed drastically since the lockdown, people now prefer to keep it simple. Our homes and the way we use them have changed dramatically. With a strong emphasis on self-care, we now have areas in our homes designated for mental and physical health and well-being. The summer season is a great time to unleash your creativity and change the style of your home.
She advised, “Nothing says summer like blooming flowers and lush greenery. Bring the outdoors inside! Moreover, it has a refreshing and inviting appearance. You can further invest in light and airy open spaces by installing large window panels. If you live near the water, bay windows are an option. Keep the design simple but effective. Paint an accent wall, add vibrant patterns and statement pieces to make an artistic statement.
According to Nihal Kalra, CEO and Founder of The Decor Kart, “Refreshing the design of your home is often a fantastic approach to starting from scratch. The minimalist decor is trendy. It makes no sense to stuff places with unnecessary items. Summer 2022 is synonymous with dynamic interiors and decorations with many innovative designs. Bright, even contrasting color combinations and pattern-on-pattern decorating styles are becoming increasingly popular. This year, design settles in with perennial trends, a few returning oldies and timeless classics that hold firm. Organic shapes and tactile textures are becoming increasingly popular as new types of design take off.
Saying that summer is the time of year when you can experiment with colors and patterns to transform your home and add a touch of comfort and style to interior design, Keyur Zaveri, head of design at Furlenco, suggested, “From adding houseplants to going natural with straw and bamboo curtains and rugs, there are tons of options to choose from. For lovers of budding decor, my advice would be to choose flexi and comfortable furniture, keeping in mind the fresh colors of the season.
In today’s hybrid model, some days the stress of working from home can consume all of our energy, leaving us exhausted and overwhelmed as the long hours of commuting in this climate to get to work takes a heavy toll on the body. Therefore, people find different ways to be comfortable at home and this is where the approach of getting the most out of furniture using the minimum space is becoming a popular trend these days.
Lalitesh Mandrekar, General Manager of Design at Godrej Interio, revealed, “Clients prefer contemporary pieces and styles. Choosing these furniture options allows for more space to add more decorative items and the result is that a home looks more organized and tidy. After a full day of work, everyone needs to relax and recharge their body and mind by creating a calming environment. A visual refresh is a must in today’s high screen time atmosphere. Since our homes have become more than just a place to wake up, they have increasingly become our workplaces.
He added: “As our homes play so many different roles, it becomes imperative to freshly revitalize them and seamlessly connect them to nature. Incorporating aquatic elements such as an aquarium, desktop fountains or terrariums or even indoor planters adds a new ambiance to the living space. These also require that one invests actively and that one drives out the stress. Moreover, decorative items like flower pots, hanging plants, nature paintings, biomorphic patterns and textured walls will add fun and joy to your life. Integrating nature into interiors has become more than just a trend; it has also become an essential aspect of creating a healthy and positive living space.