A house turning to a home is a beautiful sensation. Don’t they say that it is home sweet home? Italian interior design has been traditionally a mainstay forerunner. Indeed, graceful décor enlightens the mind, as well as the ambiance. As for design trends, 2019 testifies quite a few new ones. The emphasis is upon the return of gentle styles, uplifting features, gentle artistry, a lot of pastel shades, and embracing street art via a simplistic posh makeover.
There is definitely that romantic overtone and a simplistic way of embracing individuality. So, you may have been thinking of major changes in your wardrobe and in the way your room appears. Half of the year is already in the past sorting out the confusions of letting go the old. So, do get in touch now before the season passes by before your eyes.
It does not necessarily have to be a very expensive affair if you are not looking for a full makeover. Even subtle touches in the lighting and wall murals or artworks can be a source of wonderful joy. Read on for a few handpicked suggestions on magically transforming your house to your sweet home.
A sense of bliss
Blissfulness is quite in the way modern homemakers are looking forward. From floor tiles emulating seashores to the roof painted serenely blue, the creative options are no less. Look up catalogs and discuss with professionals. Very interestingly, modern designers report that people are increasingly looking for something exclusive and fresh, and to quote, “not a page from the catalog”. This shifting perception from the usual grey walls and stone floors of a typical house to warm colors and nouveau artistry is rather encouraging. It heralds something greater than merely a shifting trend in the passage of seasons. The exuberance of hues is visible not only in walls but also in furniture and floor tiles.
Instead, it indicates a change in mindset from downcast to being warm. There is also this recognition of imbuing more and more original creativity and not just whimsical meaninglessness! (Helpful tip: Art galleries often promote the works of well-known contributors quite expensively. Although there is no measuring yardstick about the viability of art, yet before you spend that much, do consider having expert opinions. Just because you can afford it does not mean that you cannot use the same amount to purchase artworks from relatively unknown artists. They are good as well and seek a decent exposure.) Look up artworks in forums such as Instagram or Pinterest for exclusive and rare finds.
Of course, you will need the catalog to elect a new shade for your walls. Soft pastel colors in solid blocks are making a comeback. In addition, there are numerous new options to choose from in wallpaper artistry. Consider murals for something really exclusive. Depending on the way it comes to life, there is something very archaic about a mural.
A wall-painting depicting a scene of the myths or anything vintage immediately transpires a church-like sensibility to the viewer. Surely, homeowners need to apply wisdom in such depictions. Pick a solemn space and see that it blends appropriately with the rest of the décor. Fantasy images are also quite in vogue, especially in private spaces. Vinyl ones are convenient options because it is possible to take them off the wall without a fuss. Apart from the traditional painted styles, one can also choose from any of the umpteen designs in wallpaper or tile murals. Special designs for children rooms such as rainbows, unicorns, birds, and forests make for those small but important changes that help your child to grow happily.
Lighting it up
A wonderful wealth of fantastic lighting fixtures is available. Continuing on the theme of minimalism, energy savings, and simplicity, the new lights may not even look like lights, but more like suspended artworks. With increased attention to the ergonomics, setting up these units is user-friendly and require no disruption of false ceilings or fuss with wirings. It is also good for the environment that those age-old Edison lights are finally disappearing from the scene altogether. The ones replacing these are literally brilliant, in both design and illumination.
Look up the best trends and ideas on the latest Italian home décor lighting fixtures. Selecting the right lights would require considering the design as well as the degree and type of illumination. The appearance of the room can change drastically relative to the placement of the light. Even a quaint table lamp can have a definitive effect on how you are feeling in a place. So, you would need to see it from different angles in trying to figure out what should be best. Lighting has this special ability to create a transcendental space within a space. Luxury drawing room overhanging dome lights over couches and sofa sets are among some of the new ideas.