Do you spend a lot of your time in looking at magazine pages or scroll the internet to look at beautiful pictures of interiors? And often find yourself drooling over images of beautifully decorated rooms, worth of new accessories? If yes, you are not alone—everyone who is looking to re-design their home, going through the same phase because they are going to spend much and in return, want the perfect looking elegant house. So, now keep calm and don't worry because, here in this article, I am sharing the list of home decor items to help you with an idea to decorate your house effortlessly.
Decorating the house can be a challenging and overwhelming task but definitely, an exciting too. There are plenty of ways to give your home an entirely new look; you can either replace the accessories with the new one or simply change the location of existing items. And with the help of this article and the mentioned home decor items, you can give your house a whole new look which will be loved by you and your guests. You can showcase your interior styles to everyone just with these items. Let's get started!
List of Home Decor Items to Showcase Your Interiors
Idols & Figurines
We all place God Idols in our home temples to pray and start a new day. And the idols provide positive energy to our house and its people. Along with praying and keeping the idols and figurines in the temple, you can use them as home decor. Why home decor? Because sometimes, due to less space in the temple, we skip buying it. In such a case, you can buy them & place it anywhere in your house; on the table, showcase, or the TV cabinet to give your home a stunning look, and you don't know, seeing the idols in your home, can fill anyone's heart with joy.
Candles & Holders
Most people do not consider candles while re-designing their homes. And candles are often viewed as underrated; however, they are one of the fantastic home decor items. Because when there is a sudden power failure, the same candles gives you light like heaven. And also you can get the feel of a romantic dinner night with your love at home without spending a lot. I think I saved your bit of money. Jokes apart! There are beautiful and elegant candle holders available online, and you can always choose the transparent glasses because these can't get out fashioned. Moreover, you can simply place the candles in a queue on the dining table to have a special get together.
Showing affection with your family members through pictures is the best thing. Believe it or not, many of us love to see photos of the perfect family of our friends or relatives. Frankly, I love it a lot. And whenever I visit anyone, I do see their photos hanged on their walls. And I believe photo frames are the best method to entertain your guests in your absence for a while. Besides, this is one of the perfect home decor items and gives your walls a royal touch.
Uplifting your mood after coming back from a full day of work is equally important to rest. And home fragrances are the best thing to lift your bad mood as well. Nowadays, home fragrances are no less than any furniture or craft and have become an essential part of home decor. Also, a good smell impacts the entire ambience of your house, the overall feel and gives a sense of warmth. A decent fragrance in your home creates an inviting environment for our visitors.
India is a land of festivals, and we Indians love to celebrate almost every occasion regardless of our caste & religion. And we often welcome the guests on festivals and want our home to look appealing to them. Adding floral fun to your home decor gives an aesthetic look to your house, and you will also feel close to nature. If you have a dark apartment, it is not always possible to grow greenery, and artificial flower can beautifully substitute them. Moreover, these are easy to maintain and looks very similar to the real ones.
Chandeliers are essential home decor items for your living area or a big dining area. Not only lighting, but it gives an elegant touch to your space. There are various types of chandelier available, and you have ample options to choose as per your interiors. Moreover, chandelier makes a small space look bigger, and they grab the viewers's attention on the ceiling and becomes the centre of attraction. Besides, they are the excellent addition to light up your night.
Undoubtedly, quotes on the posters inspire us, and somewhere, these quotes help us in changing our lives to good. You must have visited any doctor for once in your life, and did your mind fill with positivity reading the quotes on the posters in their clinics or hospitals? If yes, then this is what posters do, and this is how they impact our lives. I have read somewhere that words are the most powerful force available to humans. And this is true because nothing else can affect us the way words can. So, posters are the perfect choice for your home decor to change someone's life for good.
Time is precious, so has to be your wall clock. The clock is something that never goes out of style, and it can undoubtedly boost the esthetic of your décor. In this modern world, clocks are not just timekeepers but is an essential piece of home décor. You can choose from varieties of styles like wooden clocks, metal clocks or antique clocks that go well with the theme of your décor. Moreover, wall clocks are an inexpensive way to enhance the beauty of your space.
Have you ever thought about using mirrors as home decor? If yes, then go on. You are on the right track. Hanging large mirrors on empty walls is a decent idea always. However, make sure that it reflects something worth looking at like a reflection of the chandelier, a fantastic painting or even a wall clock. There are several ways to install a mirror in your house. You can install them on your old furniture or the chest of drawers to enhance the look of your home. The round-shaped, and oval shaped mirror can be a focal point and gives an inviting look.
The flower vase is one of the often-used items for home decor. Vases always give an aesthetic look to your space even when your favourite flowers are out of season. You can keep artificial flowers or indoor plants in large-sized vases, and fresh flowers in small-sized vases. There are many types of vases available, and you will have ample choices to choose from as per your interiors. Glass vases are always worth buying as it matches with any type of colour and interiors.
Indoor Fountains are the right choice to promote a soothing and calming environment in your house. I have heard many saying that flowing water brings fortune. Moreover, it calms our mind when we hear water flowing sounds while sleeping also. So it will be a good idea to bring prosperity and wealth at home along with showcasing our home decor. Indoor fountains will definitely be a focal point for your guests. There are various types of fountains available in the market, like wall hung, tabletop, floor fountains, etc. And you will have an ample of options to buy them as per your decor.
Wind Chimes is the most popular home decor item as it is known to bring positivity at home. Mostly wind chimes are hanged at the front doors of the house, so any guests come, they are welcomed with its sound. Moreover, it is believed that the guests who come with a charming sound bring good luck to your home. This might be a superstition to some; however, it certainly gives your home a beautiful view for outsiders. Also check my another article on cleaning essentials which might be useful for you.
Wall hangings add beauty and charm to the walls of your home. Usually, the Tapestries wall hangings are used and are considered as the oldest art form. Tapestry is a large cloth with beautiful paintings or images woven into it, and generally, it matches with all types of décor. You can also make wall hangings at home using some DIY techniques, like old bangles and a piece of transparent cloth. There are endless options of wall hangings and are available in different materials like wood, metal and fabric, etc. Wall hangings definitely give your home an elegant and breathtaking look.
Want to give your home a fresh new look without spending too much on painting the walls, or you do not have sufficient time to paint them, then wall stickers are a perfect choice for you. Wall stickers are self-adhesive vinyl stickers that are very durable and are available in various designs for your bedroom, kitchen, kids room and kitchen. These stickers are inexpensive, and you can change them as often as you want. They are a fabulous and effortless way to create temporary interior decorations.
Paintings give a stylish look to the walls. I guess everyone does love the artwork because it provides a pleasant experience to your guests and the only thing that catches their attention too fast. There are many paintings which do not have meaning to everyone, but the art lover will understand what the picture is about, and you will soon have a discussion on it with your guests. I love to know the meaning of various arts which I am unable to understand at first sight. And, always choose wisely, the size and design of the painting that it should match your interiors.
What More to Say?
Decorating and giving a new look to the house is almost everyone's choice. Even if we don't spend much on the items to decor the house, we do love to spend our time to think about giving a unique look to our home. To help you with this, I compiled the above list, and I hope it will serve you better in designing your home.
Please share more items if you come across so I can add them too in the list. Always ready to get feedback and reviews. Thank you! Keep Reading and make your lifestyle more pleasant.