How To Style: Monochromatic Homes

June 07, 2016 | Decor | Minimalist
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Colour is the most important aspect in designing or styling any home. It’s a powerful factor that spells the difference whether or not your place will look classy, stylish, and full of life. Opting for a single-colour look for your homes is a bold move but will surely be a simple task if you remember these tips:

Commit to a colour

The first and most important step in pulling off a monochromatic look entails choosing a base colour and the mood you wish to showcase. Darker colours like blue and purple usually give a tranquil and calming effect, while brighter colours like orange and red give a very vibrant and happy vibe.


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Match with the carpet

If you have no idea where or how to begin styling your space, the carpet is the best go-to piece to match your fixtures with. The colour shades present in your carpet can set the colour tone of your space since you can easily pick off the shades and match them with other items.


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Mix and match textures and prints

Mixing textures and prints of your base colour will give your space more style and flair. Going for the one-colour look may appear boring and monotonous, but if you layer it with the right textures, you will achieve an exciting look.


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Experiment with different shades

Choosing one base colour doesn’t mean you have to stick to a single hue or shade. It’s best to variate your design style by opting for different shades of your chosen base colour – both dark and light to achieve the right balance.


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Don’t forget good lighting

At the end of the day, good lighting will always play a special role in creating a well-put home. Match your lighting to the shades and hues you choose. From there, decide whether warmer lights or white fluorescent lights will suit your place.


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