A blog from Visual Jill, East Bay Interior Design

A blog from Visual Jill, East Bay Interior Design

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Natural Beauty for the Home

5 Ways to Add Natural Elements to Your Home for the Summer

What better place than your own home to start enjoying the beautiful neutral colors and textures of summer.  This is the best time to begin adding simple elements to your indoor or outdoor rooms. Here are 5 ways to add natural beauty to your home:

1. Furniture:
Furniture made of natural materials adds a dynamic focal point in a room.

(Peyton Ottoman, Ralph LaurenHouse Beautiful Magazine)

2.  Rugs:  
Adding a natural rug to your room is a quick way to freshen up your space.

3. Storage:
Woven baskets and wooden units can add lots texture and function to any room.

(Woven Drink Bucket, West Elm)
(Senegalese Storage Collection, Serena & Lily)
(Bamboo Sideboard, Mike Charlton, Elle Decoration Magazine)
(Elle Decoration Magazine)

4. Accessories: 
Touches here and there of everyday items like straw hats, cotton or linen scarves, woven purses, etc, are a fun way to add character to your home.

(Elle Decoration Magazine)

5. Whimsical Outdoor Furniture:  
We all have a bit of kid left in us right?  Kicking back in a fun and comfy furniture piece is an excellent way to escape  during a sunny afternoon.

(LifeShop Collection)
(Anthropologie Catalog)

1 comment:

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