India Inspired Home Decor Ideas

Indian designs and arts have a unique appeal in the modern world. The Indian inspired homes are colorful, exotic, refreshing and filled with life.

The use of colorful Indian textiles for walls, windows and verandahs easily add an extra oomph to the indoors and outdoors. Indian Arts have become huge trend all over the world. Reflect ” Incredible India” in your homes by easy decor ideas.

1- Kantha

This is one of the oldest techniques of India where new is created out of the old textiles. It could be linen, clothing or quilts but when they are intricately brought together, they create a masterpiece called Kantha. This is an art from West Bengal and Odisha.

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2-  Jhula

Jhula is a hindi word for swing. In traditional homes in all parts of India, one can find jhula in the courtyards and living rooms. They can add a palace like feel to an ordinary home as they bring in class and luxury.

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3- Vibrant Colors

One of the easiest ways to add an Indian touch to your home is to infuse as many vibrant colors as you can. The play of colors can add life to the otherwise dormant walls.

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4- Wood Furniture

A solid wood furniture is an important element of Indian designs.

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5- Handmade Fabrics

India is known worldwide for its spectacular handmade designs and crafts. Fabrics can be used in a varied number of ways inside your home.

 

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I hope you enjoyed reading this Post.

Keep Decorating 🙂

Love,

Nikita

A SnowMan DIY for White Christmas

My Christmas Decorations at home are Winter themed this year, My XMAS Tree is white with lots of snow .

I shared a few days back how I made Little Santa’s using paper roll HERE. My DIY for today is inspired by SnowMan made using fishbowls by  Kelly Dixon.

Things required :

1- Sphere Christmas Tree Ornaments

2- Fake Snow

3- A Red Ribbon

4- Black Craft Paper ( Cap)

5- Green and Red Craft Paper ( Xmas Tree)

6- Sticks

7- Candles

Procedure :



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Alternative Christmas Tree Ideas

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Not everyone celebrates Christmas, but if you do, then now’s the usual time to start thinking about Christmas trees. Personally, I love the smell of a good pine. But if you’re looking for something that’s neither an actual tree nor a standard plastic faux, then we’ve got alternative Christmas tree ideas to get you inspired!

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It’s simple, but it makes a big statement.

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Christmas DIY : 10 DIY Ideas To Give A Last Minute Festive Look To Your Home During Holidays

Some of us begin to start planning for Christmas in the middle of a year while others wait till 24th of December and miraculously end up having a blast on the Eve of Christmas.

Here are 10 DIY Ideas that would illuminate your home last minute for Christmas.

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Christmas DIY : How To Make A Mini Santa

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Your every corner of the room should breathe Christmas ! Let’s begin by decorating our shelf using Mini Santa DIY

Material needed :

1- Paper Rolls

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2- Craft Papers ( Red)

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3- Cotton Balls

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4- Black Marker Pen

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5- Brown/ Golden  Paper

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Firstly, begin by collecting empty paper rolls of the same size. Paste the craft paper pf red color over the rolls like this

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Once you’re done with pasting, divide the rolls into two using scissors. We have to begin from the top,I have used a glittery red craft paper to make Santa’s cap.

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Using marker pen, start drawing two parallel black lines in the middle of the roll and fill them with black color.

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Now, make rectangular shaped buckle of the belt using brown craft paper and paste it in the middle. Draw another rectangle inside of it using black marker pen

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Using glue stick,paste cotton balls spread thoroughly to define Santa’s beard and hairs.Draw his eyes and mouth using sketch pens. Let it dry for 10-15 minutes.This is what you should get –

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