Use My Tips to Get a Unique, Personal Touch in Your Home


The thing I love about interior design is that you can do whatever you want. It’s our opportunity to leave our mark on the property and introduce some of our personality. That’s why I take great joy in making home improvements and interior design changes. A lot of people find the idea of this to be quite daunting, but with a bit of practice I’m sure you’ll grow to love it.

It wasn’t long ago that I underwent my first ever proper interior design project. I was very nervous about it, but I ended up being really happy with how it turned out. Inspiration can strike anywhere at any time, and you have to use this to your advantage. Check out my tips for helping you get a unique and personal touch in your home.



Color Coordinate

When it comes to any sort of DIY and interior design you need to think about color. The excellent thing about using color is that you can achieve so much with it. I love the fact that a bit of color can transform any room in the home. And you don’t even need to put that much work into it. Come up with a color scheme for the property, and make sure you color coordinate. This will help you to achieve a unique look and feel for your home. Color is always one of the first places I start whenever I want to make any interior design modifications.



Take Risks

The saying goes ‘anyone who’s never taken a risk has never tried anything new’. With this in mind, I feel it is important to take risks with your interior design. Don’t be afraid to experiment and try out new things. Thinking outside the box can lead to fantastic results eventually. Remember, this is your property, and it’s important to get it the way that you want it to be. That’s why you just need to go with it sometimes. Don’t stop and over think; instead be bold and brave, and do what you want.


Think About Expanding

Another thing I would suggest to help you add a unique touch to your home is to consider expanding. This isn’t just about painting walls you know?! It’s about working on the property to get it exactly the way that you want it to be. This might mean the addition of a conservatory or an extension. Expanding the home gives you more space to work with, and allows you more room for modifications.


Consult With Specialists

Try as you might, there will be some elements you just won’t be able to do yourself. Trust me on this one; you’ll either be too busy, or you won’t have the time. And this is when you need to call up interior design consultants and get them on board. You can consult with these specialists about exactly what you want to change about your home. They are much more qualified than you or I, and will be perfectly placed to make all the necessary changes you desire.


These are just some of the excellent tips I would suggest for adding a personal touch to your home. Always make sure you have an idea of what you’d like to do, and don’t be afraid to experiment. Interior design can be fun and satisfying so above all, make sure you enjoy yourself.






Disclosure: This is a collaborative post, not all thoughts and opinions expressed on this post are mine.

RaeAbigael

Rae Abigael J. Caacbay is a ballerina, visual artist, and a BS Interior Design graduate based in the Philippines. She went through a quarter life crisis by the end of 2016 and though she's lost in the middle of fulfilling her dreams, she still keeps on moving forward anyway. Most of her work focuses on interior design, writing/marketing, and painting.

3 comments:

  1. Great tips! Thanks for sharing :)

    Xo Azu

    www.raven-locks.blogspot.com

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  2. I think I need to consult with specialists Rae.. I have no color or style... these ars some great ideas how ti introduce color xox ♡

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  3. Lovely post. Have a great weekend! xx

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