Blinding Inspiration: Great autumn colours
Many homeowners are feeling the autumnal vibe thanks to the wonderful variety of colours this season brings. With vibrant greens, royal purples and a selection of oranges, it’s irresistible to passionate amature decorators to update and keep their homes well within the trends right now. With a range of festivities around the corner, including Halloween and Christmas, our experts have put together an article to keep you in-the-know when it comes to impressive seasonal, interior design.
So what is popular this season?
During autumn and winter, we see a rise in the typical autumnal colours and many customers can’t wait to have a set of fresh blinds installed ready to insulate their home and settle down, for the winter months. With that in mind, we can understand how easy it is to swap out the old in order to experiment with the new.
There are a number of ways you can build a home that’s bursting with colour, without breaking the bank and without having to buy accessories that you will only use once a year; for a party or two. These include:
Blinds – There’s nothing wrong with wanting a new look for your home and if your current blinds are white or grey, you’re probably in search for something contrasting and seasonal. Not only will our autumnal palette open your home up to a wonderful cascade of colour, it’ll add warmth too and make party preparation simple. Investing in fresh new window dressings will spruce up your home, not to mention that it’ll look breathtaking even when Halloween has passed, and you’re on the run up to Christmas.
Candles – It couldn’t be more straightforward: small candles paired with larger decor of similar or contrasting colour is a great way to decorate. Candles are perfect all year round, and are particularly cosy at Christmas, and spooky at Halloween.
Cushions – Make your home as cosy and possible, grab some large cushions and mix and match to create the ideal autumnal blend. Try a velvety bright green cushion, this can be mixed in with any white or grey cushions that you might have already.
Tablecloths – Depending on your stance with tablecloths, you may want to avoid spending too much on one because you may not want to cover your lovely feature table. However, when it comes to parties and Christmas meals, picking up a cheap recyclable tablecloth to prevent stains and scratches is worthwhile. There’s such a huge variety in tablecloths too, so you can be sure to find something that’ll match your theme or colour scheme.
Throws – Get snuggly on your sofa as the temperatures drop with a comforting throw and watch your favourite Halloween and Christmas films. Opt for a throw that’s a little different to usual, it doesn’t need to be neatly folded on the sofa; try the shabby chic style. Pick up an oversized throw that matches your blinds and your interior will no doubt, be pleasing to the eye.
With all of these ideas you can ensure that you won’t be spending excessively on accessories and other ornaments that’ll only be used once to decorate – this way you can revamp your home with style and sophistication, ready for all events this time of year brings.
Kingston Blinds is a family run business based in Hull, we offer free home visits and take pride in our experience creating and fitting all types of blinds. So if you looking for high quality blinds and a flawless installation too, then you’ve come to the right place. Contact us today and see what we can do for you!