Your personality, style, and taste are totally unique to you, and should be showcased in your home. Whether you have just moved into a new apartment or bought a house, or you are just feeling like doing a little redecorating, interior design does not have to be costly nor time consuming, and there are many small changes you can easily make yourself! Here are 5 interior decorating tips that will help you showcase your personality.
You can install curtains yourself with little to no hassle and very little expense. Curtains really help to complete and elevate a room, and there’s no need for them to be boring! There are so many color and fabric options, and you can even have some custom made to really be uniquely you. Check out Pinterest or Instagram for curtain inspiration!
With peel and stick wallpaper on the market that is easy to put up and remove and won’t damage paint or walls, wallpaper is becoming a more popular choice to spruce up a space. With so many designs available, you can really choose a wallpaper that fits with the rest of your style and makes you smile every time you see it. Remember that wallpaper works best in small spaces or used on an accent wall.
Bookcases and bookshelves are a great stylistic choice to showcase your personality because you can choose to fill them with whatever you want (and that doesn’t just include books!). House plants, candles, pottery, and all kinds of other things can be showcased on bookshelves. You can also choose to organize your books in a fun way to go with the aesthetics of the rest of your home.
Choosing unique furniture that brings out your personality is another great tip. You can even build your own furniture if you have the right tools – all it takes is watching a few online tutorials. There are also many great vintage furniture stores that are certain to have statement pieces you will own for years to come.
If you have non-carpeted floors, rugs are not only functional but can also beautiful a room quickly and easily. Installation time is only as long as it takes you to unroll, and depending on what type of rug you choose they can really tie a whole room together. They come in all different styles too, so there’s really something for everyone. They even make washable rugs now so you can just throw them in the wash when they get dirty!
Interior design is a cinch when you go with your gut and make stylistic choices that reflect who you are, and you will be proud to have guests over so that they can see what you’ve done to your home.