Do you want to improve your interior design skills? Let’s make your friends jealous and jawdropping as soon as they set foot in your house! Ready?
Everyone wants to create an inspiring interior design, capable of making others jealous as soon as they set foot in the house, right? The good news is that it’s not that complicated! You just have to follow the right steps and make the best out of the space you have. In this article you’ll not only find the best tips but also some good examples from interior designer pros. Let’s do it!
1. Find inspiration and choose your style;
I think we agree that inspiration is the key point before starting to project an interior design. So, check some instagram accounts from your favorite interior designers or explore pinterest. You must find the style you like the most first, is it modern, contemporary, minimalist, industrial, mid-century modern, scandinavian (and I could go on and on!)? Here I’ll leave some inspiring designs as an example.
Jean-Louis Deniot is one of the best interior designers in the world. He likes open spaces and a balanced yet refined style. If you choose to follow him for inspiration, it’s impossible to end with something less than completely amazing.
Rania M Hamed, a multiple award winning Architecture & Interior Architecture practise based in Dubai. If you like black and white designs you should definitely get inspired by their designs.
2. Make the best out of the space you have;
Space is a really important aspect of interior design. Sometimes people don’t have in consideration the size of the furniture according to the space they have but it’s actually one of the principal aspects of planning. If you want to design an open space, you must establish different zones, for example the kitchen area, then you use an island with incredible bar stools, and it can even be the element that divides the kitchen area from the dining room, or the kitchen area from the living room, it’s up to you. However, thinking about the space you have and the furniture you choose is a must, you have to balance, analyse the proportion and scale before buying the furniture.
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3. Adopt an open plan design;
Now that you know how important space is, I can tell you that an open-plan design is always the best idea. This interior design will make your home appear more spacious than it actually is, which it’s an incredible solution if your house isn’t that big.
You already have the inspiration, the notion of your space and you know that open designs are the best, pretty much the basics are there. So, now It’s time to shop! Lighting has two purposes, light up the place and give it an amazing look almost as a piece of art hanging in the middle of the room. So if you want to impress your guests with a thrilling home interior design, be sure to get the lighting right. Pendant lamps or chandeliers are always good choices. However, if you decide to buy an out of this world chandelier, don’t forget to balance it (once again) with furniture.
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Plants are a great way to bring nature inside and give it a fresh look and can even make your design stand out. Choose your favorites, but don’t forget to water eat, we want them beautiful and green!
Displaying some art will help you to add some color and glamour to the room. And if you’re thinking it’s too expensive, it’s actually not! You can even paint or do your own art and it’s definitely going to change your room for the best since it will have something made by you.
The least but not less important tip, invite your friends over and make them as jealous as they can get and if they aren’t jawdropping as soon as they set foot in your house, definitely something went wrong!