How to Create a Chic and Tranquil HomeLynda Cosentino
We all want to come back from work and simply relax and leave our worries at the door. This is why it is essential to create a relaxing and tranquil atmosphere in your home, but at the same time, you shouldn’t sacrifice your taste. Your home should merge your taste in decor with a calming and creative atmosphere. This is not always an easy feat, so we hope this article will help you get there with a bit of ease.
Let’s start with the living room
This is definitely the part of your home where you will spend most of your time. Either hanging around with
Now, for the living room, open concept is always the best
Time to move to the kitchen
The second most used room in a home. If you have opted for an open concept than you have a combined kitchen and dining room option, which is great for entertaining guest or having family dinners. The most important aspect when it comes to the kitchen is functionality. You need to know where each item is so that you can prepare food with ease. And, of course, each kitchen needs its coffee corner, so that you can have a taste of that perfect morning cup of joe. Including a stylish Nespresso machine is the perfect finishing touch. Not only will you get a tasty cup of coffee each day, but it will also add a bit of a modern flair to your kitchen style. Finally, make sure your kitchen is well lit, preparing meals with dimmed lighting is definitely not the best of options. As for the color choices, going with matte tones is definitely something to consider. You can have the cabinet doors in darker gray or blue shades, and contrast those with lighter tiles and a colorful backsplash. As long as you keep it light and fun your kitchen will be the place where the entire family loves spending time. Finally, don’t forget to invest in a big fridge, after all it can be the pièce de résistance of your chic decor, just make sure you chose one that is colorful. A statement fridge, so to say.
On to the bedroom
Definitely, a space that should be the most tranquil of all. Your own little sanctuary within the safety of your home. When it comes to bedroom decor, the nude color palette is always the way to go. You should also consider soft, gentle fabrics like plush or velvet, to make the space even warmer. Make sure you invest a little bit extra when it comes to choosing your linens, having comfortable bedding is one of the most important prerequisites of a peaceful night’s sleep. In addition, include some stylish lamps on the nightstands, so that you can read a page or two before going to bed. The one thing you should try to avoid is having a chair or an armchair in your bedroom, we all now it will serve as the holder for a clothes pile, and it is best to avoid such occurrences.
Finally, it’s time for the bathroom
If you want to have an effortlessly chic bathroom it is all about the right color choices. You need just one strong statement piece to pop, and the rest should blend into the background. For most bathrooms, it is a freestanding tub or a powerful choice of eye-catching tiles. According to the latest trends in bathroom design, big, statement mirrors are making a comeback. Now if you want your mirror to stand out, then you need to choose far more simplistic tiles, that won’t take away from the interesting mirror frame. In addition, to really bring the chic element into your bathroom, make sure you get quality towels and floor mats, you and your guest need to feel spoiled each time you step into this space. Finally, leave some room for scented candles, everyone loves a relaxing bath at the end of a tough week.
There you have it, some easy to follow pieces of advice that will make your home far more tranquil, but still, help you maintain that chic and modern feel. Each room is a story for itself, and you should try to make them work together while at the same time keeping a bit of uniqueness in very space in your home. After all, your living space should reflect your personality.