India is a land of diverse culture where people welcome every festival and custom with open arms, be it cutting a fruitcake on Christmas Day or lighting divas on Diwali. The colorful rangoli, the mellow lights of lit diyas and sweets instantly transports us back to a time of nostalgia that echoed of fun-filled laughter with cousins and a hearty conversation with the elders.
While Diwali and other festivals alike come and go every year, it has become increasingly difficult for us to take time out of our busy schedule to decorate our homes and give them a festive feel.
However, numerous DIY experts have joined hands with interior designers to give your posh luxury apartments a festive feel. Not only are the techniques innovative but completely doable within a small budget.
Get Creative with Your Fairy Lights
Lights are synonymous with Diwali so it is only fair that you find novel ways to light up your room. Fairy lights are not only expensive but also a brilliant way to give your apartment a delightful twist. You can string them thewall or put them in a jar to experiment with the aesthetics
Change the Tone of Your Lights
While the white light from regular tube lights produce a dreary and sterile ambiance, warm, mellow, yellow lights on the other hand, give a somber feel to the room and make it more festive. For the festive few days, you can think about switching to soft yellow lights in the evening to give a more festive feel to your room. Alternatively, you can also make DIY lamp shades with small glass pieces and acrylic colors that would guarantee a more authentic Indian aesthetic.
Many New Project In Jaipur are taking up the initiative to decorate the apartments as a whole with a greater participation from the flat members to embellish the housing complexes with lights and decorations.
Apart from highly ornate lights and paper decorations, you can also use flowers to bring out some colours in your rooms and at the same time make it look vibrant. It is often hard to invoke a homely feel after you move in your new apartment. Utilize flowers of different colours and shades to give the whitewashed washed walls some vibrancy and warmth.
Decorate the Entrance
To leave a good impression on your neighbours, decorate the entrance to your house well with rangoli, flowers, and diyas and set the tone for the ‘Festival of Lights’. Quite a few Residential Projects in Jaipur have made the work a lot easier by constructing well-polished impeccable doors that only need to be decorated with a few flowers and candles to enhance its aesthetics.
Change the Upholstery and Furniture
Diwali is a great time to give your house new looks by holding a small garage sale and getting rid of the old things and replacing them with something new and vibrant. You would be surprised how a small change in the curtains or the sofa covers can bring about a drastic change in the aesthetics of the room. Replace the dull colors with red and yellows that go hand in hand with the Diwali festival. You can likewise also play with a few textures and styles.