Taking on a home decor project for yourself or for someone else can be a challenging yet exciting and extremely rewarding feat.
Sometimes it's easy to get carried away in the trinkets and vases and all this NEW FURNITURE! that by the time you know it, you've got all these new things but they don't look the way you had imagined.
Let's take a step back and look at the fundamentals before you begin.
You may have decided that you need a change of scenery or you way be working to transform a blank canvas. Either way the first thing to do is examine what you will be working with.
Here are 3 things to look out for before you start decorating.
1. How Big is the Space
This isn't a hard stopper if the space you are working with is relatively small but it's important keep the size of your space in mind before you begin purchasing. The size of your space will have an effect of the size of furniture that you will need to buy.
Tip : It helps to have a floor plan of the space and decide where you would like things to go.
2. Does the space has Natural Light?
Lighting is essential part to achieving a luxurious transformed space. If your space lacks some natural lighting, think of how you can boost that by adding some artificial lights. Tip: Our lighting collection has everything you need from floor lamps, to table lamps and a wide range of unique drop lights.
Another way to help boost this is by getting a fresh paint-job. A white ceiling also gives the illusion of a bright airy space.
Unexpected I know!
The flooring of the space will pull the entire room together. You may not always have the luxury of changing the floor on your space but it's important know what compliments the kind of flooring you have. If you have hardwood flooring or that does not work with your vision, you may decide to throw on a rug of your taste.
There you have it, 3 Major things to look out for before you begin to decorate.