Nothing brings life into your home like colour. We’re enjoying the mixture of gorgeous weather we’ve had so far this year and thought it would be fitting to offer a few tips on ways to get the inside of your home ready for Spring/summer. A colourful home can lead to a more positive atmosphere combine that with the sunshine and you’ve a happy home. Here are some simple yet effective ways to bring colour into your home without spending too much money.
Although the most obvious choice is to paint your walls with an accent colour this can be expensive and is often a big decision, instead why not try accessorising it’s cheaper and often a more effective way to decorate your home. Opting for colourful cushions, throws and pillows can instantly brighten up your living space. Switching your lampshade is another option allowing you to quickly inject colour into your home, replace any white or ivory lampshades with bold colours or bright patterns to create a striking look. Additionally you can add coloured vases, photo frames and even candles to your home. Subtle changes can make a huge impact on the overall feel of your home and will certainly create a Spring/Summer feel.
Colourful Mirror Frames
If you have a plain neutral wall an easy way to add a touch of colour is a mirror with a coloured frame. Your living space will feel brighter and also create the illusion of more space. Introducing a colour frame will help create a striking focal point. Think carefully about what colour frame you choose as each colour can change the atmosphere of your home. Go for a red frame if you’re looking to create a romantic feel or perhaps blue to create a calm peaceful environment. Pink and purple frames will create a funky, fun stylish environment ideal for children’s bedrooms or playrooms.
Dress Up Your Floor
A large colourful rug anchors a room and creates a stunning centre piece. If you have a rug already in your home why not purchase a Spring/Summer rug its worth investing and then you can continue to alternate throughout seasons. Sometimes a rug is sufficient to create a stunning bold statement in your home. Opting for a bright colourful design is essential if you have a neutral décor, a vibrant patterned rug may also look great, so there you go a few ideas to get you started and this can be achieved all around the house so get started!