Sleek interior accessories that offer maximum impact without the hefty price tag.
Easy hacks to improve your home décor
Follow the hashtag #InteriorGoals on Instagram, and you’ll find a feed of somewhat similar shots – clear marble counters, curated coffee tables, plumped pillows, carefully considered shelfies and not a crumpled newspaper or dirty dish in sight.
Outside of the Insta-world, this is far from realistic (especially for households with kids). We have, however, found a few easy hacks and ‘post-worthy’ household buys to add a touch of functional chic to your home.
Mirror, Zara Home, visit Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Deira, City Centre Bahrain, City Centre Muscat and Mall of Egypt
Oversized artwork makes a significant impact, but sourcing and investing in a piece that you truly love (and will want to live with for many years) can take time and money.
Instead, create your gallery wall by hanging smaller prints, paintings, framed postcards, geometric mirrors and even wicker bowls or ceramic plates – whatever inspires you. They don’t also have to all be the same colour; in fact, an assortment of hues and textures often make for the most exciting and unique layouts.
Pillow by H&M Home, visit Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Bahrain and City Centre Beirut
We’ve made no secret of our penchant for pillows and cushions in previous posts, quite simply because a few artfully strewn cushions will instantly spruce up an old sofa, chair or bed.
Easy to switch up throughout the year or change as your style evolves, layer block colours with bold prints to suit your décor scheme.
Pendant light, Crate & Barrel Dubai, visit Mall of the Emirates and City Centre Mirdif
Light can make or break a room. Like jewellery is a finishing touch to elevate an outfit, so light should be considered the finishing touch to an interior space.
Don’t be afraid to go big, even in a small room, as large pendant fixtures have the power to serve as a critical focal point in your home.