Accessories Can Redefine Your Home
Creating an elegant yet cosy atmosphere while designing your home goes beyond just choosing the right colours for your walls and placing the furniture ergonomically.
Let’s start with the idea ‘less is more’. Too much variation of furniture is one of the biggest no-no while trying to achieve a sophisticated look.
Here are some tips to create minimalist decorating style where living becomes neat, organized and clutter-free:
Introduce some rugs
Adding a rug is an excellent idea to highlight a specific sitting area and it also adds a sense of depth and warmth. Be sure to get the right size of rug and leave off the edges to create an appearance of a larger sized room.
If you choose to place it below the coffee table, put the front legs of your couch or armchair so the edges blend under the furniture and also creates a frame for a cleaner and more aesthetic appearance.
Creating a focal point
By creating a focal point, you are drawing attention to a specific object, which could be a show-piece placed on the centre table, a big statement chandelier, a fireplace, or even a dramatic red brick wall.
This object being the focal point will be the first thing that your eyes would land on when you enter the room. Typically, a focal point faces the main entrance for your living room.
If the room looks dull and bland, you can make add some personality to perk up the space.
If you want to do something without making a hole in your pocket, you can choose to create a collage by placing a mix of framed pictures, abstract designs, quotes, hand-made artworks. You can also create a retro look by placing different shaped mirrors.
Changing the colour of the lights to more warm hues rather than whites can also significantly enhance the entire look and feel
Change door knobs and drawer knobs
Create a vintage look with knobs like these, if you like crystals, you can even get agate stone slice door (banded form of finely-grained microcrystalline quartz) knobs online, they come in distinctive styles and gorgeous colour patterns.
Wooden engraved knobs, handmade resin knobs and metal antique pieces are also trending these days. So, once you’ve finalized on the style you want to create, you can choose the knobs accordingly to compliment the overall theme.
Use accent pieces
Pick accent pieces that speak to your character.
A unique centre table can help in creating a beautiful sitting area within a room by placing the couch and armchairs/ short cushioned-sitting stools around the table.
You can add more character by using books/ flowers in a case/ a statement showpiece, or even plants.
Liven up a boring space by adding wallpapers that suit your décor style. There is a huge range of designs and patterns available online as well as at stores that you can choose from and now you can also find DIY wallpaper application kits online that can be used to transform a dull wall with a zing of colour or design patterns as per your preference.
Book a site visit by calling us on +917507377777
Florida Watercolor – is an architectural tribute to a life that is colourful. It is a celebration of art, design, comfort, and of life itself. Apartments here range are in the configuration of 2 & 3 BHKs with the carpet area ranging from 858 Sq. Ft. to 1086 Sq. Ft. Our residential projects in Keshav […]
Real estate and Gold have always been the top picks when you think of a safe investment option. A lot of home-buyers have been contemplating about buying a house, while the pandemic has shifted the regular habits of people to ‘work from home’, making it the new normal. This shift has spiked interest among the […]
Maintain safety through technology: bringing virtual tours to the rescue! At Oxford 1Earth, we always keep our clients, employees and workers safety as our utmost priority. We have set guidelines to ensure that everyone feels safe and secure while they are at the site. Temperature checks, availability of face masks and gloves, sanitization of all […]
Dussehra – the perfect day to buy a home India is characterized by a diversity of religious beliefs and practices, nearly 80% of the population of India practices Hinduism. Dussehra being a Hindu festival, celebrates the God Rama’s victory over the demon king Ravana and the triumph of good over evil. Dussehra is considered as […]
Everything you need to know about maintenance cost Owning a property is a dream for every individual and so is the need to reside in a well-maintained society. Here is everything you need to know about maintenance cost. Maintenance cost and its relevanceIn addition to owning an apartment, a maintenance cost is charged to the […]
Relaxations given by government to boost real estate sector – September’ 2020 The Coronavirus outbreak has plunged the world into a crisis like no other and is the reason for one of the greatest economic slowdowns of all times, the real estate sector in particular got severely impacted.Though, Covid-19 has made people realise the significance […]
Most Valuable Features of a New Home Looking to buy a new home? Here are some aspects to help you in reducing the decision making time, based on the most valuable features that home-buyers and families look for today. In addition to external factors like accessibility, security, the neighbourhood and its culture. As people consider […]
Accessories Can Redefine Your Home Creating an elegant yet cosy atmosphere while designing your home goes beyond just choosing the right colours for your walls and placing the furniture ergonomically.Let’s start with the idea ‘less is more’. Too much variation of furniture is one of the biggest no-no while trying to achieve a sophisticated look.Here […]
Factors That Can Ruin Your CIBIL Score What is a CIBIL score?CIBIL score is a number that depicts a consumer’s creditworthiness, it is represented in a numerical value between 300-900. The higher the credit score, the more attractive the borrower is to the lender. Lenders like banks prefer to sanction a loan/ give a credit […]
Home Care Tips for Monsoon Monsoon is here and the rain has been pouring for quite some time now. During this season, we ensure to carry an umbrella with us to avoid getting drenched in the rain and to keep sickness at bay, the same way a home maintenance schedule is essential for every home’s […]
Leisure Options in Mundhwa Once solely an industrial zone, Keshav Nagar is now a prominent residential housing market for the smart home-buyers. The locality offers its residents a multitude of benefits that include cost, comfort, convenience and connectivity. Here we’ve listed some top places to eat, go shopping and best things to do in and […]
Tips for First-Time Home Buyers Buying a home can be overwhelming as well as nerve-racking, especially if you are a first-time home buyer. But don’t worry, we’ve got your back! When you’re planning to buy a house, listed below are the most crucial aspects to be considered and common mistakes to avoid. Evaluate Your Needs […]
Owning Vs. Renting a Property There is an emotional side to home ownership and it sure does feel great to boast about your own home. Here we’ve listed some points to help you understand how owning a home is a much better option than renting one. Security & Pride of Home Ownership Pride of home […]
Affordable Ideas to Redecorate Your Home Redecorating your home can be a tedious task and can come as a big expense. Though if you tackle it with the right attitude and a defined approach, you can effortlessly redecorate your home without taking a hit on your bank account. Here are some economic ideas to get […]
Keshav Nagar, Pune- The best place to Reside, Invest & Retire Pune is one of the fastest growing smart cities and it tops the list of most liveable cities in India. An Oxford of East, Pune has attracted several foreign students every year, owing to the quality of education that it offers. It has also […]
Social Environment And It’s Effect On Child’s Development Social environmental factors that influence a child’s development are derived from their cognitive and educational attainment, risk-taking behavior, emotional, psychological well-being, motivation and physical health in addition to parenting and family impact. What are social environments? A social environment refers to an individual’s physical surroundings, community resources […]
Why choosing a branded developer is an intelligent choice It’s every person’s dream to own a home and people invest lifetime savings in buying a house that they have always dreamed of. Akin to the way brands are preferred while buying utilities, developers who have established as a brand, are emerging as the backbone of […]
Kunaal Kyhaan Seolekar talks about his thoughts and reflection on designing during lockdown Credits: Archiproducts Another episode in our series about the thoughts and reflections of designers during the lockdown. This time it’s Kunaal Kyhaan, the Indian-born designer and trained in New York, with past experience as a Bollywood actor and the soul of a […]
We’re proud to announce that Kunaal Kyhaan Seolekar who has designed the show flats for Florida Watercolor and Florida Riverwalk won ‘Designer of the Year 2019’ title awarded by Elle Décor at the 18th edition of EDIDA India hosted on 6th Nov 2019. “I won the EDIDA 2017 ‘Young Talent Award’ before, that was an […]
In the present- day scenario of cut-throat competition and saturation of employment, it is not possible to rely on a single source of income. It is imperative to make smart investments; that not only cater to your present day needs but also secure your future. However, you need to be extra-thoughtful while making investments, particularly, […]