Yes, mixing eclectic color palettes, patterns, and furniture styles can look effortless.
At some point or another, we bet you’ve come across bohemian design; it’s a bright, patterned, multi-cultural mélange of memorable layers and elements you simply can’t miss or forget for its uniqueness.
When it’s done right, a space with bright bohemian decor exudes creativity in a tasteful way. The art of layering patterns, mixing colors, and combining furniture styles can give a room a fun and free-spirited vibe.
If you’re ready to step outside of your comfort zone to experiment with this casual chic aesthetic, look no further than this collection of gorgeous bohemian rooms.
To create a solid foundation, start with a simple base color for every bohemian style room. Saturate neutral tones with color by keeping the base tone muted to create a harmonious, soothing oasis boasting modern bohemian decor.
Botanicals fit perfectly with bohemian style as plants are an affordable and easy to source method in creating a relaxed vibe while adding dimension to a room. A variety of different plants in different scales are an effective way in bringing your bohemian style home to life.
PILE ON THE TEXTURES
Soft textured rugs, intricately woven rattan furniture and some form of textile on almost every surface and all of this is synonymous with the bohemian style. So go to town with the throws, cushions, rugs and wall hangings and balance it out with accents natural materials like wood and jute.
This might sound strange, but the closer to the floor you are, the closer you are to creating an authentic bohemian style house. Think low-backed sofas, scattered with plenty of plush, comfortable throw cushions, with neighboring poufs for extra seating.
BLEND COLORS AND PATTERNS
Boho style embraces the ‘more is more’ philosophy, so along with having plenty of different textures, mix and match a load of patterns, too.
GO FOR VINTAGE FINDS
Materials and furniture should look as if they’ve lived a life before coming into your home for added charm as bohemian style is all about well-loved pieces that look as if they were sourced from a far-flung market in an exotic locale.
When we think about bohemian decor, bright colors and bold hues often come to mind. From pinks, to purples, to oranges, and greens; the bolder the better when it comes to luxurious bohemian interior design.
ADD INTEREST WITH PATTERNED FLOOR TILES
We get that more often than not the boho look isn’t the most practical of styles; all those billowing fabrics and layers of rugs might not be the best way to go for a kitchen or a bathroom. But that’s not to say you can’t incorporate the look in a more practical way with patterned floor tiles.
THINK ABOUT LIGHTING
Ambient lighting makes all the difference, so rather than chooses overhead lighting; opt for a few different low level light sources in the form of lanterns, floor lamps and table lights. You could of course also throw up some fairy lights just to add to the Aladdin’s cave vibes.
Calling all hippies! Whether you’re obsessed with layering textiles or simply into the cost-effectiveness of buying vintage, bohemianism; the unconventional, artistic lifestyle that dates all the way back to the 1800s can become your home’s calling card. Think lots of patterns, plants, and eclectic accessorizing.