We all get to that point where we feel as though it's time for a change. As much as you might love your home, every now and then it can start to feel a little bit drab and boring. When that happens a lot of people feel the urge to pack up and move to somewhere completely new. But don't worry, you definitely don't need to do anything nearly that dramatic. Instead, there are plenty of different things that you can do to revitalize your home. The problem that a lot of people come up against is the fact that it can be difficult to know exactly what to do in order to make their home feel more exciting and interesting. Well, to help you figure out the best possible design choices for your home, here are just a few interior styles that you might not have considered before.
If you want to bring a touch of refinement and class to your home then adopting this wonderfully vintage style is the perfect choice. Combinations of antique furniture and clean, simple lines throughout the house is the order of the day here. Make sure that you leave plenty of open space in order to help your home feel as bright as possible. The classic English sensibility that underpins this style is the kind of thing that will never go out of style. Everything from a chesterfield leather sofa to the simple white walls that typify these kinds of homes are designed to bring a sense of antique style that is sure to make every moment spent in your home feel incredibly classy and refined.
Shabby chic has consistently been one of the most popular interior design styles for a lot of homes over the last few years, and it's easy to see why. This rustic style takes huge amounts of inspiration from nature, creating a loose, rural aesthetic that can make any home feel like a cozy cottage tucked away in some corner of the woods. Natural surfaces and distressed furniture are a great way to bring this kind of design to life. The idea is to make everything look imperfect. Don't get too obsessed with neatness and arranging everything. The best thing that you can do is to arrange everything as if it's simply appeared where it is naturally. Just make sure that you don’t go too far and end up making the whole place feel cramped.
This might sound a little severe but don't worry, no one's going to ask you to jump onto an assembly line! Think of trendy urban lofts or warehouse inspired interiors and you've got a good idea of the kind of look you should be going for. There should be a sense of things not being quite finished in an industrially styled home. Exposed brickwork and bare wooden floors are a must, and there should be an emphasis on functionality over ostentatious decorations. It might seem as though there isn't much about this style that's particularly interesting but this stripped back, bare-bones style has a huge amount of charm and offers you the chance to really make it your own.