Ganesh Chaturthi is here and you must have planned different ways to give the sthaan an attractive look so that the ambiance of the home gets filled with purity. However, with changing trend, today most devotees opt for eco-friendly ways to decorate the idol. Not only, these are simple but at the same time don’t have any adverse effects on the inside environment too. So, check out some eco-friendly and smart ways to decorate Lord Ganesha Idol.
Festive season is just round the corner and everybody wants to do something different especially with their home décor. You want your home to look warm, welcoming and classy- all rolled in one. So start planning now, make a list of the things you want and some changes you want to make. We all want to have new things, bright and stylish so get real and get organized. Plan it out, start early and follow some simple tips to a stress free festive season.
Paint in New Hues- Paint your walls or wallpaper them, try a different color scheme. Nothing can give your home a better look than freshly painted walls. They impart a sense of freshness and newness to your home.
A Little Rearrangement- Rearrange your furniture, this will change the entire feel of your décor. Just shifting that couch to another corner and placing a set of ottomans at the foot of sofa can do wonders with your interior design.
Don’t Spend All of It- You know that the festive décor is just for the time being. So do not get overexcited about it. Make good use of your money. Use the things you already have, like vases; fill them up with fresh flowers and set them up in different rooms or Dress up Your Hallways to create a good impression on the guests. You can try changing the upholstery or curtains and this will change the entire scenario of your room giving it a new look. [Read more…]
Raksha Bandhan is the festival that evokes the true essence of a brother-sister relationship. Raksha is a ‘bond of protection’ that strengthens the cord of sibling relationships. Nowadays, the tradition of joint families is fading away. In search of a better lifestyle and to take their career to new high, families scatter to different cities. It is only during festivities that families come together and celebrate the bond of their love.
The feeling of coming home after a long time cannot be compared with anything. So if you are also welcoming some guests to your home this Raksha Bandhan, it is time to give your home a celebratory and festive look. Here are few tips:
Brighten it up- The first thing that brings the look and feel of festival is a brightened decor. Do away with beige, white and cream and go for red, green, orange, yellow and blue. You, obviously, cannot paint the home all anew, but you sure can brighten up the decor. Change the linens, covers and curtains to something brighter and lively. Vivacious wallpaper patterns can also be put at specific places to create a focal point. [Read more…]