Just because it is trendy’ does not mean it will work for everyone. Many of the trends looked great in glossy photos, but don’t relate in real life. So avoid the herd mentality and declutter and be ready to say a big no to something which does not harmonize with the rest of the décor in spite of being trendy. Some trends are already on their way out some look utterly, inexcusably hideous, so don’t follow the rules laid down by some designers but be creative and let your décor speak for you.
Walls are the basic focal point, once white painted walls or all white rooms were in vogue, they made rooms look bigger, but now with bold colors and patterns you can break the monotony and generate comfort and warmth, creating a different ambience altogether. Get away from neutrals, get artistic. Small rooms need not be painted in white, let go of old ideas and be different. Skip the uniformity which is so very depressing, modern luxury style decor is all about ultra-unique pieces, so show some personality. [Read more…]