Interior decoration +50 photo ideas
No matter how designers try to decorate your home, following all the canons and rules of style. No matter how beautiful the result is, any of the most attractive pictures will be deprived of the soul, if you do not bring something of your own into it. Decorating the house by the owner himself makes it not just a box - comfort settles here. This House, yes, with a capital letter, is a place where you want to return, where everything reminds us of something pleasant, amuses the soul, gives a feeling of warmth. That is why simply developing an interior design is not enough, housing also needs to be decorated.
The use of pillows in the interior allows you to dilute the basic color schemes with bright accent spots. The advantage of the accent method using decorative pillows is the ability to change covers thereby refreshing the room, radically changing the image. Pillows do not have to be a contrast, they can support the overall interior color, match the material with the curtains. In the bedroom, an abundance of pillows helps to connect the sleeping area with areas intended for relaxation, it is enough to harmoniously lay out the same pillows on the bed, sofas, sleeping chairs.
The most common way to revitalize a home’s interior is to decorate the walls with paintings. A good work of authorship, not to mention the masterpieces of painting, costs a lot of money. Not everyone can afford to buy a quality item; hanging Chinese stampings on the walls is highly discouraged - this is an example of glaring bad taste. Undoubtedly, the decoration of the interior is a creative affair; accordingly, it’s quite within your power to create a stylish, unique thing yourself.
The basis of the picture is available to everyone - polystyrene or wood. The set of necessary tools is minimal:
- Well sharpened scissors;
- Self-tapping screws;
- Hammer, small nails;
- Furniture stapler.
The fabric for the picture can be the most diverse. Do not forget about slats for the picture frame - if it is provided.
For paintings with a wooden frame, the base fabric is purchased with a margin of about ten centimeters more than the area of the future painting.
The process of making a picture with a frame is simple: the fabric base, the combined fabric flaps are pulled onto a subframe, fixed on the back with brackets, the structure is inserted into the frame. Further, the base can be decorated as you like: paint with acrylic, add applique, decorative artificial flowers. From the inside, the pictures fasten a loop for hanging.
Panel for a children's master class
The needlewomen know an infinite number of options for creating toys, such cute designer gizmos can serve not only as an element of the game, but also create comfort, an atmosphere of warmth, parental love in the children's room. The complexity, manner of performing a toy depends on skills, skill level, amount of free time of the craftswoman. For people who are busy, but want to decorate a nursery, we independently offer an option that is not difficult to execute - a game panel made of felt. You'll need:
- Sharp scissors or clerical knife;
- Glue gun;
- Panel fabric;
- Multi-colored pieces of felt;
- Buttons, laces, zippers, various trifles for decoration.
The main composition of the panel can be a fairy tale plot, a rural landscape, the bottom of the sea with its inhabitants. The scope for creativity here is simply unlimited. We recommend starting with a simple drawing on paper, the baby will be able to help you. When the idea has taken shape, it is necessary to prepare the foundation, it should be from a dense, heavy fabric. The base is firmly fixed to the wall with the help of wooden battens, self-tapping screws. The main components are cut out of pieces of felt, glued together: houses, figures, the sun, characters. All of them are attached to the base with the help of Velcro, this allows you to change their places to assemble. If you want to add a developing function - add the alphabet, numbers, shapes, lacing elements.
All materials must be safe. For small children, a panel with small details is not suitable.
The originally designed mirror gives the interior a special charm. When a mirror with an author’s frame hangs in sight, capturing the views of the guests, it immediately becomes clear - the home belongs to creative personalities with a rich flight of imagination. A good example of author's decoration is decoration with the help of cereal crops. Double-sided tape is applied to the edge of the mirror, the sticky surface is covered with an even layer of grain, the larger its fraction, the more attractive the texture will look. Excess non-adhering grain is removed. The mirror surface is covered with a piece of paper, the edges with the grain are painted with a spray of gold, silver color. The result is an original frame shimmering with precious stones. A mirror manually painted with stained-glass paints fits into the oriental style. In the ladies' bedroom you can put a cute mirror with lace trim. Nature lovers will love the eco-style frame from a combination of dry twigs. For such a frame, the mirror is glued onto a plywood base slightly larger in area, the free edge of the base with a glue gun is made out with a dry twig, dried flowers, dried berries, cones.
Lucky people with a real fireplace with a living source of fire do not have to make special efforts to decorate it. Above the mantelpiece paintings, art objects, and tapestries look good. Family comfort is emphasized by a collection of photographs reminiscent of the happiest moments. Old mirrors look original: one big one, a composition of smaller mirrors. Ceramic objects are displayed over the fireplace: plates, vessels, vases. Comfort add massive candles. A winning option for lighting a fireplace is forged lanterns on the sides. If a large mirror hangs from above - the situation becomes not only comfortable, but also somewhat mysterious.
An apartment in a panel house can also get a fireplace, if not real, then decorative. Such a fireplace may well conceal the curvature of the walls, a long-rusted battery. The construction is made of cardboard, glued on top with textured wallpaper for brick, stone, self-adhesive. Decorate a false fireplace as well as a regular one. Unless you can add floral arrangements - they will not fade from the flame. “Flames” in a decorative fireplace are created using LED lamps in warm colors and garlands.
Decorations for the living room
Decorate the living room helps decorate the walls with paintings, massive mirrors. Carpet wall decoration has long been a thing of the past; it is better to dwell on art tapestries. Do not forget about sconce wall lights.
It is advisable to decorate modern interiors with posters, paintings in geometric style, and collections of personal photographs. It’s only worth considering that photos in this case should not be archival, they are better suited for vintage styling, better place your experimental photographs, images of city landscapes.
Relax, get rid of stress will help the aquarium in the living room. The contemplation of life in a small underwater world is soothing. Additional accessories can tell a lot about the lifestyle, personality of the owner - a selection of favorite books, souvenirs from the most distant corners of our planet, collection collections, ceramics.
Do not abuse in decorating the kitchen interior with things that will then be difficult to clean from dust, ingrained fat: fabric paintings, rugs, pillows, bouquets of artificial flowers. Decor should be easy to clean. Let it be beautiful vases with fruits, bottles with decorative filling. Pictures on the walls are best replaced with colorful photographs of still lifes. Decoration of any kitchen will be a shelf with a variety of spices. Functional things can simultaneously serve as an artistic zest: towels, aprons, oil bottles, pots, teapots for brewing can be made by masters manually, becoming an art object. For Provencal style in the interior, you can include small bunches of fragrant herbs, small delicate vases with fresh flowers. Bundles of hot pepper, garlic, and ceramic pottery diversify the rustic furnishings. The key to the kitchen decor can be a wall clock, if desired, they can be decorated manually, you only have to buy a mechanism.
Decorations for the bedroom
The bedroom should be decorated with trifles dear to the heart. On the bedside table, in addition to the lamp, you can place photographs of people close to the heart in a frame made by yourself. Pleasant memories keep trifles brought from trips, it will be pleasant for a sentimental person to keep them at hand. Original pillows, bedspreads, rugs express the general style of the interior while at the same time giving personality. If you are a man of art - you paint, you are fond of embroidery - in the bedroom you can arrange a small gallery of your own works. Avoid the abundance of things when decorating the bedroom - this does not contribute to reassurance after a hectic working day. Everything in the environment should calm, bring thoughts in order. At the same time, the bedroom is a place for avoiding conventions, here you can create your own unique world, hidden from prying eyes.
The hallways of small apartments are particularly compact, you can decorate them mainly only vertically. Wall murals, decorative panels, paintings, vinyl stickers on the entire wall. Little inhabitants of the house - will be happy if all their achievements are put on the hall of fame. Especially successful children's drawings can be hung here. In typical prefabricated houses, electricity meters, not too aesthetically pleasing, are placed in the hallway area. If they are not masked by a protective screen, it makes sense to decorate them with a cabinet: carved, decorated using decoupage technique, vintage style. Attention deserves a clothes hanger, she does not have to be standard. You can purchase a forged product made from old branches. The standard hallway suite can be painted with craquelure varnish, painted, laid out with decorative mosaics. Do not forget about the little things - the original key holder, a shovel for shoes, a sign welcoming those entering the house.
Decorations for a private home
Unlike small-sized apartments of a standard layout, a private house provides much wider possibilities for decoration. The main ideas of decoration remain the same, but the large space allows you to give free rein to imagination, increase the dimensions of decorative elements. A spacious living room, a hall instead of a narrow hallway make way for massive floor vases, columns, clocks with a pendulum, miniature statues. You can independently develop a tile pattern on the hall floor, decide for yourself how to arrange antiques, find unique samples of retro furniture at a flea market. Together with the children, you can do it on New Year's holidays to turn your house into a real fairy-tale residence, shining with thousands of lights, let the author's Christmas wreath on the doors meet all guests.
No matter where you live in a palace or a single-family small family, you can avoid the routine by decorating your home with original, original items.
Birthday decorating ideas
Children's holidays can not do without an abundance of colorful balloons, children like inflatable figures of their favorite cartoon characters, fairy-tale characters. Across the room you can pull on banners with congratulations. The trend of recent years - huge paper numbers indicating the number of years. Depending on the theme of the upcoming party, the whole room can be turned into a pirate ship, a starship, a fairytale castle, a glamorous pink kingdom.
Women will be delighted with the original photo zone, giant flowers made of paper - with them excellent photographs are obtained as a keepsake. The table is decorated with floral arrangements. If pollen is allergic to any of the guests, a candy bouquet will be an alternative. Balloons are also appropriate, but the composition should be elegant, restrained.
Home decoration on February 23
Add celebrations to the atmosphere of celebrating the most important men's holiday will be able to composition of balloons of all shades of disguise. They can be woven into garlands, just soar with a solid camouflage array under the ceiling. Complement the balls with ribbons in the color of the national flag. Small flags are used, banners of banners stretched over the entire area of the wall.
Large figures of paratroopers, tankers, military equipment, and aircraft woven from balls will help to add humor. True, such compositions will have to be purchased from specialists, amateurs will not be able to cope with complex performance techniques. The easiest way to buy balls is in the form of numbers 2,3.
You can please dad by making several dozen colorful origami planes with your child. They can be hung throughout the room. Another good idea for joint work with a child is paper pompons, which in their appearance resemble carnations - a traditional male flower.
Home decoration on March 8
Shades in the decoration should be floral, joyful, pleasing to the eye. First of all, these are floristic compositions, it is not necessary to get involved in fresh flowers that are expensive at this time, original artificial plants from corrugated paper can be an excellent decor item.
Balloons in the form of garlands and bouquets remain in demand. The traditional number 8, although it seems to many to be commonplace, can decorate the interior. Mom will be pleased with the gallery of children's drawings hanging on the wall. Do not forget that food can also be a spectacular decoration - fruit baskets, bouquets of sweets. Or maybe even a whole candy bar - a separate small table with an abundance of small multi-colored sweets. A chocolate fountain will help spirits beautiful ladies. A place for photographing must be created, every beautiful guest should have a memory of this day.
New Year Decoration
Celebrating the new year is the most fertile time for decorating the home. We will not dwell on the natural, artificial forest beauties that have become traditional. Garlands for sure shine with lights at everyone in the New Year's time. How can you diversify winter decor? Luminous figures of snowmen, deer, Santa. Take care of winter, Christmas-themed desktops. Install a decorative fireplace, it is better to hang socks for gifts on it.
Flower arrangements can also be New Year's: add spruce branches, spruce branches, wild rose, and other dried berries to spruce branches. The base of the tree is best hidden under a special blanket, a layer of artificial snow. Create with children - home-made garlands and Christmas tree decorations look touching. Children like to count the days until the main winter holiday with the help of a special calendar in the form of a beard of Santa Claus from which every day a small piece is cut off.