Do’s and Don’ts of Home Decoration

Decorating your home doesn’t have to be stressful. It’s a form of creativity and seeing what magic comes out of littlest things can make one feel so fulfilled. 

However, there are things you want to take note of when decorating your home. We are going to share some Do’s and Don’ts you should keep in mind when moving into a new apartment or restructuring your home. The following includes ten major things you want to remember when decorating and it includes: 

1. Do create a mood board : When decorating your home, you should create a mood board which contains ideas that are gotten from magazines or the internet. This will help you put things in order on time. 

2. Don’t fix your wall frames too low or too high : You should try placing your wall frames in a manner that makes it look more attractive. Don’t place it too low or too high that the eye can’t catch its beauty easily. 

3. Don’t forget to get the right measurement for each furniture and accessories : This is very important because it helps keep your home in order. 

4. Do keep your space simple and functional: Using simple colors that match your aesthetic and getting minimalistic decoration items elevates your space and you should also do more pieces that are functional.

5. Do invest in the right lighting collection : You can achieve this by using lighting with captivating  features and character that can subtly or boldly enhance the ambience of your home depending on individual preference

POPULAR HOME DECOR TERMS

Have you ever gotten into a conversation about decorating or styling your home and midway you got lost because you don’t understand some of the terms used? Not to worry. In this new blog post we have compiled a list of interior decor terms we think you should know. It includes: 

 

Bespoke: Something that is specially created for you. 

 

Chaise: An upholstered piece of furniture similar to a sofa that is shaped like a lounge chair.

 

Enfilade: A series of rooms that are connected via doorways that align with one another 

 

Monochromatic: A color scheme that is centered around a single color.

 

Hue: The color or shade of an interior design element

 

Alcove: A recessed part of a room 

 

Antique: All items that have existed for 100 or more years. 

 

Armoire: A large cabinet or wardrobe 

 

Ottoman: This is a low upholstered footstool or seat without arms or a back.

 

Swatch: This refers to a small sample of fabric that can be used for your home. 

 

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Home Decoration: Trends to look out for in 2022

As we evolve, our homes should too. – Suzanne Tucker. There have been home decor trends over the past decade which has helped to boost home decor taste of individuals across continents. A lot of things have changed including the way we set up our homes. In this blog, you will discover the top five most popular home decor trends to look out for in 2022 which includes the following:

  1. Creative use of colors:

Colors are often used to tell a story. Over the past few months, it’s been interesting to see homes that reflect the actual personality of the owner through the use of colors in a very creative and sometimes edgy manner. Individuals have had to transition over the past year, that they are rethinking boring home colors like just plain grey and white to shades of pink, green or yellow for walls and furniture. We look forward to seeing more spaces with a perfect blend of colors in 2022 in order to create memories and live happily.

  1. Indoor Plants

Indoor trees and plants have become a part of our lives even as more people continue to decorate their spaces with life plants because they freshen indoor air, bring the clarity and calm of nature indoors, act like sculpture on a shelf or table top, and caring for them is grounding and life affirming. Indoor plants give that perfect aesthetic and luxury feel. This is definitely a trend to look out for.

3. Rattan Lighting

Smart and Beautiful lighting have become normal even in expensive building. It’s now about functionality. For instance: Rattan wrapped lights are gradually replacing the simple bulbs and giving a natural effect. People now invest in lights that can help them relax; feel comfortable and stylish without hurting the eyes. As we head into the New Year, people will look for ways to make their home a comfortable and functional living space. You can now create an ambience that meets your needs. You can check our lighting collection here: https://luxullence.com/product-category/lighting/

4. Multipurpose Spaces:

In our previous blog post, we talked about setting up your home office which you can read here: https://luxullence.com/how-to-set-up-your-home-office-in-2021/

Since the pandemic, there’s been an increase in creative or multipurpose spaces. A table to can turn into a board, a kitchen cabinet that can serve more purpose, a room that can serve as a work space, A gym at home etc. Interior designers are finding more ways to recreate homes and incorporate pieces that help create a comfortable and functional home. We can’t wait for see more of this in 2022.

Going forward, you could put all of these in mind if you ever consider restructuring your home. Got questions? Send to info@luxullence.com or shop our top home decor collection here: www.luxullence.com

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HOW TO SET UP YOUR HOME OFFICE IN 2021

Remote working also known as work from home or mobile working has changed the corporate industry ever since the pandemic started in 2020 causing employers all over the world to adopt a new structure in order to achieve organizations goals. From colorful paintings to beautifully designed chairs and table lamps, employees all over the world are getting creative with setting up a proper work from home space.  

Work from home

A recent article by Independent.co.uk says “Deloitte Uk is giving all its employees ability to work from home as it embraces flexible working permanently”. In setting up your home office, we have put together all you should know:

 

• Choose the right space:

It is advisable to choose a place close to natural light which gives you that outside feel. Asides from that, another thing to do is to pick a very comfortable room or space in your home. A space that makes you more productive and less distracted with other activities. According to a study by Northwestern University in Chicago, Natural lighting actually improves office workers’ productivity and quality of life.

 

• Have a color theme: Colors give an exciting feel and makes you do your work with so much happiness. If you are currently setting up your home space, you should try out color themes. Explore white or grey shades, White or brown shades. You could also try pastel colors which makes your space look simple and beautiful.

 

• Invest in quality seating: If you do not want to constantly deal with back pains from long meetings or discussions as well as the pain that comes from not being comfortable, You should totally embrace the idea of investing in quality chairs that makes you feel relaxed and productive. A very good way to start is by checking out our collection of chairs to shop here: www.luxullence.com 

• Select the right accessories: From ceramic lamps to simple and subtle wall lights and boxes, choosing accessories that compliments your space is very important. You should pick accessories that fit your space aesthetics which means investing in accessories that are not too heavy or accessories that won’t occupy your home office space. Keep it simple and lovely with our home and office collection here: www.luxullence.com

 

• Get creative: Storage and tools are very important for your daily activities but won’t you be excited having plants, flowers or beautiful rugs around you while working? To keep your space really organized and stylish, We highly recommend beautifying with items such as pampas grass, flowers or jars. 

          
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HOME DECOR IDEAS TO HELP YOU TRANSFORM YOUR SPACE

 

If you are thinking about giving your home a new look for the New Year but you also want to keep it as simple as possible. This blog is definitely for you. In this home decor series, we have shared trends to look out for in 2022 and today we will be talking about something so important. There are ways to give your space a lift without spending so much. If you are interested, then keep reading because this is for you. The following covers tips on how to transform your space on a budget and it includes: 

  • Invest in nature:

With nature, you do not have to stress at all. All you need is to get more plants, create space for proper ventilation and natural lighting. You also want to consider everything that is nature inspired from chairs to lights; this will create a space that helps you become even more productive. The first hack to transforming your space and giving it a rich look is to invest in nature. 

                               

  • Use Wall frames: Wall frames can add some spice to your home and give it a new look. It could be a basic wall frame or artistic wall frame. Since the goal here is to transform your space and give it a new look, you might want to consider a very colorful wall frame. Seeing such will definitely make you feel happy and fulfilled. Another very important tip is to use Wall frames that comes in different shapes and sizes depending on how bold you want it to appear. 

                           

 

  • Go minimalist: Minimalism has become a huge trend especially among a lot of young people. This shows that you can transform your space within a short time and limited budget. From changing your wall colors to a very subtle and simple one, to creating a space that allows more light. You also want to consider the use of scented candles or little flower vase. Being a minimalist gives you more ideas because you are able to explore your creative side. 

                           

 

  • Rearrange your furniture: 

              Rearranging your furniture shouldn’t be what you do once in a blue moon. Always move furniture from the walls, redesign those furniture you have kept for years by converting them to something really different. You could also change the purpose of your furniture. For example:  converting a very old chair to a work chair, moving a sitting room side table to a bed side table and more. All of these depends on the type of furniture that you have.

                                                 

 

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