- josee atkinson
Easy Ways to Make Your Home Look More Luxurious
Do you want to achieve a high-end luxurious look without exceeding your budget? Well, we’ve got a few solutions for you. Believe it or not, luxury doesn’t need to cost an arm and a leg. Luxury is all about attention to detail and comfort and there are ways to get a custom, upscale look without breaking your budget.
Set Your Goal
Firstly, you need to observe. Have an idea of how you want your space to look. When you know your end goal, it is much easier to work towards it. Examine the luxurious spaces you have access to, and those around you. Look at the colour schemes and materials they use and the layout of their rooms. During this process, take note of what resonates with you and makes you happy. These are the items you should replicate in your home.
Use Neutral Colours
After your observation you may have noticed that many luxurious spaces are painted in neutral colours. One of the main components of luxury is having space, and neutral colours enlarge a space. Neutral colours on walls and furniture create the sense of continuation and this makes a room look bigger and more spacious. If you want to add a bit of colour to a room, opt for small accents. As bright colours can quickly become dated, these accents can be easily swapped out and will not take away from the luxurious feeling of the room.
Recondition What You Currently Own
Before going out to make purchases, consider reconditioning the furniture you already own. Rather than buying a new sofa because the one you have has gone out of style, or doesn’t match the new look you’re going for, get it reupholstered. This process costs significantly less than a new sofa and the reupholstered sofa will look and feel like new.
Update Your Tableware
Adding tableware to your dining room can help make the area seem more luxurious. Polished tableware and glassware paired with linen napkins and set upon stylish placemats makes a meal more of an occasion. For the luxury aspect to stand out, ensure that the tableware, placemats, and coasters complement each other, and are not individual statement pieces.
Replace Your Bedding and Towels
One of the best ways to make your home look more luxurious is to upgrade your towels and bedsheets. Old, stained, worn and torn towels and sheets will never be luxurious. Instead, invest in good quality sheets and fluffy towels. When deciding what colour sheets and towels to purchase, white is most preferable as it always looks and feels clean.
By following these six tips you can create a luxurious home without paying luxury home prices. After you have refurbished your home and it now looks and has that luxurious feel, remember to add a luxuriously subtle fragrance.