With the introduction of our new crystal framed mirrors range we've been thinking all things glam recently and let's face it we all take pride in our homes aiming to create a glamorous look. In an ideal world I'm sure most of us would love to fill our homes with swanky pieces that would make our homes feel like a palace though this can be attained without the designer price tag. There are ways of creating a luxurious glamorous look without having expensive tastes. Plus adding that touch of glamor to your home will make it feel that bit extra special around the festive season.
Many designers will define glamor in your home as “having an air of allure, adventure romance and excitement” Glamorous can be a room or furniture within that space that exude beauty and elegance. Often glamorous homes are sophisticated, elegant and bold with statement pieces. Glamorous interiors are most definitely about quality and not quantity.
Start with the basics:
So you want your home to look glamorous dazzling with sparkle and luxury. You will be surprised how the slightest exploits can take your home from its classic self to a glamorous space. There are certain foundations that create a glamorous home that you should always start off with first. These smaller efforts will help with the larger picture adding to that desired opulence.
Ensuring your house remains neat and tidy is an underwritten rule when it comes to glamorous interiors. If you have mirrored furniture or metal ornaments ensuring they are polished can help create a serene feel fingerprints and dust do not bode with glitz and glamor. Additionally do not over clutter your space displaying fewer accessories will create a much more effective impact. As we're approaching the festive season selecting subtle shiny metallic accessories is a great start in creating a glamorous feel in your home.
Investing in statement pieces is the perfect way to add glamor to your home. Whether it be a large splurge on a luxurious sofa that will stand the test of time or an accent mirror that will create a stunning impact on your wall both will add that desired opulent feel to your living space. Chandeliers are another great statement piece as they can instantly change the whole dynamic of your living space.
Chandeliers are also appearing in unexpected locations such as kitchens and bathrooms and are offered in a range of designs form classic French to more modern finishes. Mirrored furniture is also another sound investment when it comes to adding glamor. Console tables, sideboards and bedside tables are fantastic eye catching pieces that not only dazzle in the light but many designs ooze that vintage Hollywood glamour feel. Our Rhombus range offers a beautiful collection of mirrored furniture pieces all embellished with beautiful glass crystals.
Decorative Glamorous Accessories:
There are lots of other decorative glamorous accessories available helping to finish off the desired glamorous style. Remember its quality over quantity so investing in a few minority accessories is much more effective that cluttering every available space. Table lamps and candles are fantastic ways to add that touch of opulence as well as helping to create a charming atmosphere. Glass and monochrome finished table lamps will add to the glamorous look whilst candle lanterns and candelabras will create a more traditional glamorous feel.
Glamorous Color Palette:
With us approaching Winter and the festive season a focus on darker color tones can help to create a glamorous feel. Rich colors with lots of shiny metallic are perfect for Christmas decors. Traditional glamorous color palettes include rich silks in blue, red and gold these classic colors evoke a feeling of glamor. The neutral feel of gray linen upholstery and natural grain of wood combined with glamorous crystal accessories can create a fantastic French rustic feel that is exceptionally glamorous.
Experiment with different colors and accessories possibly rotating with the seasons to create that desired glamorous feel in your own home.