Festive décor ideas for designers and décor enthusiasts
It‘s almost the festive season and no matter what your colour palette or décor style is, it‘s time to add some fresh design touches to your home. Whether you opt for the traditional colours of red, green and gold, the modern coral and tumeric, or whether you prefer the earthy shades, here are 6 trendy ideas to give your home a modern, fresh décor feel.
The festive minimalist appeal
Less is more these days, but adding some festivities to your interior design can really bring that seasonal spirit after a long hard 2020. With The Novolam Collection we have a wide range of woodgrains, elements of earth – this could be a fantastic way to bring in a warmer natural feel. Why not add to this by using a piece of driftwood for your centrepiece and some chic bright colour accents to create a focal point? What about using African indigenous flowers like strelitzias. Alternatively try a striking vase, whether empty or filled with an abundance of fresh flowers, a largish decorative vase makes for an appealing focal point in any living space.
Mix the old festive wreath with your trendy décor
Welcome your visitors with a Christmas wreath decoration to your front door. Go one step further and adorn your interior doors with mini wreaths too. You can even get creative and make your own – with leaves, twigs and flowers found in your garden or explore these interesting DIY projects with the kids.
Here is a link for some inspiration:
The trendy statement wall
Create a statement wall in your colour choice for instant impact. Or, be en vogue and choose one of these 2020 favoured hues – Plascon‘s Mulberry Leaf, an earthy green shade in keeping with the current drive to protect our environment, or if blue is your preference, Dulux‘s Chinese Porcelain, a warm deep shade.
Stay inspired, visit:
Give your living space some festive season spirit with simple, enchanting accessories to add more warmth to the dining room or lounge. To get a variety of inspiration, we suggest you visit these stores:
http://www.amatuli.co.za/ who "import artefacts and rare items from the wilder parts of the world";
https://www.weylandts.co.za/store/ whose "vision is the unique fusion of clean, contemporary design with the soul of natural material.";
http://www.lagrangeinteriors.co.za/ who showcase custom designed accessories by the owner and from all around the globe.
Charming candles or fetching fairy lights
Candles scented with subtle natural aromas will create a warm, homely ambience. Group a few together to make a colourful and curated statement. Add some sparkle to your interior with fairy lights. Wrap them around the banisters or line your windows but wherever they are they‘ll add brightness and a christmassy feel to your space.
Table centrepieces & focal points
Create intriguing table centrepieces showcasing collections of:
- glass baubles, or glass vases, containing air plants or sprigs from your garden grouped in an ornamental bowl or tray or on a mirror for natural fresh appeal.
- fir cones, ornamental mirror balls or a variety of various shapes and shades of pretty baubles arranged in a feature bowl or wicker basket.
To capture attention and for seasonal allure:
- perhaps you feel a seasonal change of curtains in your living space is due – opt for a monochrome, textured fabric elegantly and attractively draped.
- arrange an accent cushion, or two, to add texture and an unexpected pop of colour.
- position a small rug strategically across your living space floor or entrance.
Lastly, if you are up for a more drastic décor renovation, clad a wall in one of our featured five décors This will not date and will add another element of trend to your home. Click here to view our collection: https://sonaearauco.co.za/products/decorative-products/#
Add a few festive touches to your interior design or go bold with a statement wall, add some sparkle and warmth into your living space and have a little fun this holiday season.
Sonae Arauco wishes you a lovely, joyful and safe festive season.