The ambiance of fall brings with it a variety of exciting color schemes plucked from nature. Color inspiration abounds during the fall months – golden yellows, burnt oranges, pumpkin spice, cranberry reds and forest greens all mirror the beauty of the season. So, how do you go about giving your home a fall face lift? Here are a few ideas to help you give your home a quick fall update.
Texture In Fabrics. When we think of fall it’s natural to think about casual comfort – “feel good” fabrics! So why not consider surrounding yourself with some awesome texture from fabrics all year long.
Texture continues to be one of today’s hottest design trends because it adds visual design interest in any design plan. Plus, using texture in your room’s design offer’s your home the natural touch of nature’s warmth. And, what better time of year to consider adding these fabrics to your rooms than during this wonderful season,
Designs featuring colorful botanicals with flower, leaf and vine design prints are perennial favorites. Fabrics like linen, burlap, flannel, micro fiber, even leather can be wonderful additions to any decorating plan. Plus today’s worn weathered wood styles, are often found covered in natural cotton, and sport trims of raffia and hemp.
Texture Underfoot! Layering textures is another GREAT design trend that appeals to all design styles. Consider laying area rugs – by combining a variety of contrasting textures and textiles. Your home would definitely benefit from a fall face lift if you considered beginning your “under-foot” layering by placing a wool patterned or faux animal hide on top of a sea grass or jute area rug!
Wrap your room in pattern and texture! Wall covering is currently making a big impact in interior design! What a great way to give your space a cozy presence for this season and beyond. From classic French Toile prints, contemporary Moroccan inspired graphics, or the textural charm of grass cloth – you’re sure to find a wall covering that fits your personal style!
If a fall face lift for your home is something you desire, remember to keep it fresh, and keep it simple. Often times a few small changes can go a really long way to achieving the look you desire. Select two or three tips and trends that best fit your personal style and let them take center stage. It’s so true that when redecorating, one simple focal point can make quite a design and style statement!