Furnishing a Modern Home – Trends in interior design change much like clothing and other fashionable items; new seasons come in and items and furnishings come with them. Keeping your home modern and stylish is certainly easier said than done however; interior furnishings can be incredibly expensive and constantly spending money to keep your home up to date is a sure fire way to empty your bank account. But there is good news; there are always ways to add modern features to your home that can stay consistently stylish and modern for a long time, eliminating the need to keep replacing and adding items.
Let’s look at each room of the house and what you can include to keep a modern, stylish look all year round!
A stylish modern bedroom can do wonders for its owner; it acts as a comforting place to relax after a long day and sleep; so keeping a tidy and good looking boudoir is a great first step to keeping a modern home. Items such as curtains and bed sheets often come with designs, it is smaller details such as this that cause them to go out of date so quickly so choose simplistic colors that contrast the color of your walls nicely, without adding too much detail.
Bedside lamps can be added for extra effect but much like the bed sheets, stick to designs that are simplistic and without detail, this will allow the lamp to seamlessly add to the room without attracting too much attention.
A modern bathroom is full of relaxing luxuries accessories created to help you clean and unwind. This can unwittingly encourage lots of clutter in the form of shampoo and shower gel bottles, moisturizer, various toothpastes and a build-up of towels; be sure to keep these items stored away rather than cheapening the look of your bathroom.
Frameless mirrors are classic and timeless; adding one of these to your bathroom will cause no harm 2 years down the line and will continue to look great. There are fantastic minimalistic bathroom cabinets available that can give you easy storage and blend in to modern bathrooms nicely; look at modern models with build in lights for maximum effect.
The living room can be easily modernized with images and artwork that do not stand out as from a certain period. Contrast the colors of the image with those of your living room, and then add accessories such as candles and cushions too continue this colors scheme. Curtains can be a good way of adding color, but often go out of style and are expensive to replace; consider adding a Venetian blind to your windows instead.