Apartment Makeover Tips for the New Year
As the new year is approaching it is time to give your home a new makeover. Make this upcoming year fabulous with great renovations and fabulous decorations. Keep up with all the new trends and redecorate your home so that there is not only a new year, but a new home for you that will leave all your friends jealous. With these 5 decorating tips, you can redesign your home with all the latest designs.
1) More Spacious
To create the illusion of more space in your new apartment, a terrific tip is to hang long drapes. It causes the ceiling to look higher than it is, overall making the whole room look bigger. Another trick to making a room appear more spacious is by hanging mirrors. The mirrors also create an illusion of a larger room.
2) Redesign Old Furniture
Collecting old furniture from garage sales or relatives is a cheap and great way to redesign your home. In order to make the furniture new and suitable again, redesign them with the latest trends by covering them with the latest colors and patterns of linen.
3) Mix Things Up
Usually people’s tendency is to have all their furniture, lamps, and carpets match. However, having different styled lamps, patterns, and colors is actually trendier. When redesigning a living room, consider buying a lamp that goes with the table but a rug that goes with the couch. This will cause some objects in the room to pop more.
4) Add to your Bookshelves
Of course, bookshelves are for books; although, they are also a great place to display other objects. Candles, photos, small plants, and much more are perfect decorations for bookshelves. Arranging your bookshelves in an artsy matter will create a fun and fabulous asset in your living room.
5) Monogram Your Linens
Monograms are classic, yet trendy style that everyone loves. Personalize your towels or pillows with monograms. Not only is it a great design to add to your linens because it is simple and cute, but it adds a pop of color to your linens.