I thought I would give you an update on how my home staging – katjazzled is developing. I did discuss in an earlier post, Week 6 about Home Staging – Katjazzled. I’m going to show you some photos of home accessories placed around my home that I have brought and an insight to the colours that I have chosen to date
Each room has neutral walls & floor coverings as base tones and then I will inject a strong colour in accessories. On this occasion, I have used colours in my home that I have not always be my first choice before, however I’m happy that I can think outside the box. On the main floor I’ve used a lot of grey against the warm tones of cream, natural hardwood flooring and pine/oak furniture. See the photo’s below
The beautiful tea lights/candle holders set of 3, purchased through a friends company. You should check out their website for items that are unique, handmade and show creative flare
Click the link – smoldesign
As the main floor area is open plan, I’ve decided to continue working with grey/silver but added a hint of green in the dining room
The mud room is the place were we remove our shoes etc. I have shoe polish stored in the drawers and Lottie’s lead usually hangs off the hooks too. I actually stained this piece in order to match an English church pew just below, which is not shown in the photo.
A few weeks ago, I asked another friend who’s an amateur photographer and blogger, if I could have some of her work for my home. There was a few photos that particularly stuck me as exceptional. I had two rooms that I was considering but I’ve only managed to place some of the photography in one area to date. I decided the upper landing/hall was perfect for the theme of travel, showing photography/art of my travels around the world. I will show my travel gallery art/photography at a later date.
You should check out Simone’s wonderful blog. Click the link – storki
The front lobby is starting to take shape but it is still incomplete, there is another couple of things that I want to buy for the walls
I decided to choose a bright warm colour for accessories to the main/guest bathroom and went with yellow, which is warm and inviting.
I still have to finish the laundry room but I have plucked a colour from this picture to complete the accessories and wall art for this room.
I’m not a lover of purple as a rule but I do feel that if you get the right shade of purple with creams/beige it almost looks warm & regal. This is a shade of purple that I am using to accessorize the 2nd guest bedroom.
I will never used strong colours on walls or floor coverings as I like to use neutral shades so that the interior of my home doesn’t date too quickly. I will always infuse strong/bold colours through accessories, which can easily changed over time if necessary.
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