By Jama Wahlen. interior. Published at Thursday, May 17th, 2018 - 12:42:58 PM.
What does color scheme have to do with layout? It's more important than you might think. Overly-complicated schemes have a tendency to make small apartments feel choppy or too busy.Focus on choosing two or three colors and incorporating them throughout the entire apartment. rather than in just one particular section.
For example: something as simple as a few throw rugs really ground each area. Adding a few accessories—especially appropriate textiles and décor elements—creates a sense that the area has been fully finished.Use visual height to make the space look larger.Create visual heightWhen dealing with limited square footage. visual height is one of your best tools for making your space feel as large as possible.
Try a ceiling treatmentLook up! Most builder-grade homes don't do much with the ceilings. Usually. they're simply painted white. leaving more budget for other areas and details of the home. However. adding character to your ceilings can give your home a more lived-in. custom look. Try installing decking to give your ceiling more texture. or add a ceiling medallion to bring attention to a unique light fixture.
Check out these 4 ways to add a little south-of-the-border vibe—and don't forget to mix and match!1. Add plants and cacti for a Mexican-Style Boho-Chic vibeNothing says Mexican boho-chic more than earthy pottery with a collection of miniature blooming cacti. It's a low-maintenance centerpiece that adds the perfect pop of color.Mexican Cinco de Mayo style is all about layering!