We all want a piece of the earth inside our homes, where plants grow in abundance to make our life sweeter, happier, and more beautiful. Be it diligently planting a new seed or lovingly pruning your mini rose garden – taking care of plants brings us new hope and replenishes our spiritual energies.Â
The past year has taught us to truly value our homes, in a way that was quite unimaginable before! With the beginning of 2021 infusing us with fresh energy and new perspectives – it is now the right time to give your home a fresh makeover. And we are here with some of the top interior design ideas, predicted to be an instant hit in the coming year. So, read ahead to stay inspired and create something beautiful with these design trends.
A top trend that emerged out of staying cooped up at home last year is that most of us developed a passion for long-lasting and sustainable things. The word â€˜Eco-friendlyâ€™ is now the new in – finally peeking out of societal fringes to emerge as the top priority in much of home design. So, this is the right year to do away with plastic, buy artisanal furniture, and support homegrown brands. As you read further, you may see that most of these upcoming design trends gladly champion this cause.
One of the things that attracts me to vintage and antique things is they have stories, and even if I don’t know the stories, I make them up. – Mary Kay Andrews
Do the above words resonate too well with you? If your gaze wanders frequently towards pretty lace lampshades or antique furniture from a bygone era that tells a unique story – you’re a lover of the vintage style alright! Being vintage is not a mere aesthetic, but it is also about the joy of celebrating lived histories through the timeless things we choose to display in our homes. So, read ahead as we give you some fabulous home decor ideas that will infuse an old-world elegance and vintage feel into your modern home.Â
Our bedrooms speak a lot about us. When designed with a lot of thought and care, these spaces tend toÂ show our personal tastesÂ andÂ tell unique stories. And when we are tired of telling the same story, itâ€™s time to add another layer or change it up with some remodelling. So, read ahead as we give you some fantasticÂ bedroom decor ideasÂ that will help youÂ tell a new story and build the room of your dreams, while on a budget.
What was the underdog scene of Mumbai that shied beneath the shadow of BKC is nowÂ Thane â€“ a futuristic city in its own right. From a vast residential network to verdant greenery and beautiful lakes in its backyard, it has everything that the quintessential urban individual could ever want.Â It is no wonder then that there also has been a swift rise inÂ commercial properties in Thane.
Thinking about retirement often conjures up images of living it up in a beautiful home at a dreamy locale, being free of the work stress.Â Weâ€™re here to tell you that youÂ donâ€™t need to shell out all of your hard-earned wealthÂ and move to a faraway hill station. This dreamÂ is possible in Mumbai itselfÂ if planned carefully and meticulously.
We picture our home workspaces as ideal settings for leaving behind all distractions and getting work done. In reality, some days it either gets tough to findÂ the right motivation, or itâ€™s too easy to doze off when weâ€™re supposed to be hitting a deadline. If you relate well to these situations, itâ€™s time toÂ spruce up your home office to stay productive.
Itâ€™s time to bring out the festive lights, eat fat laddoos, and create rangolis from a plethora of colours in the home. But before you skip ahead to the festive day of Diwali, letâ€™s rewind a few days before to the home decoration stage. These are the days when we run about doing last-minute shopping errands, clean every surface until it gleams, and make tonnes of sweets until we start sending off signals of being one!
Some spaces haveÂ a visually striking effectÂ on us, right at first glance. By playing withÂ light, colour, and textureÂ â€“ these elegant spaces are designed beautifully to leave a lasting impression on us. So whatâ€™s the secret to such unique interior designing? Itâ€™s theÂ technique of creating contrast, which instantly brightens up a room and leaves its memory in our minds long after weâ€™ve left it.