Choose the decorative style in line with our tastes and needs.

The basic premise when decorating our home are space available and the needs of everyday life. In addition to the meters available, also take into account factors that contribute to wide visually space as light and color, and the optimal integration of decorative elements such as furniture, mirrors . Once we study the possibilities for our house, we will develop the decorative idea, and develop the decorative style that we like or who identify more with our personality.

The Classical Style, the choice of beauty and sophistication

The rooms are dressed in elegant style and often this is presented as synonymous with good taste. The use of wood is one of its main features, the beech, oak or cherry add warmth. The furniture is more traditional, well crafted, they are timeless pieces that can adapt to any environment, while functional and beautiful. Lighting is a critical issue to be smooth. The colors were chosen in soft tones, the cream is a safe choice than ever out of tune with the warmth of wood or fabrics, rich and sumptuous as damasks , silks, elements used must convey warmth, comfort: floral prints, the canvas of Jouy , floors, baseboards, large curtains and delicate ornaments, colored green, maroon, dark reds and browns.


The Rustic Style , functionality with an air reminiscent

The protagonists are the natural materials, creating a welcoming environment, but with a casual and modern. These materials such as wicker , the mat e l iron, under-treated and will be applied to objects and utensils, often fabrics, hard as linen, cotton, colored cotton duck. The origin of this style is traditional to decorate the house. Within this style there are different trends, such as e l Mediterranean Style, Mexican Style . On the walls, choose warm colors such as range land, brown, yellow, and, of course, white. materials wood or stone. Everything should revolve around a simple function, avoiding overloaded environments.

Colonial style evocation of the past

It is a rustic style with elements of the cultures of the lands conquered by the great powers of the nineteenth century as France, England and Spain. Wood is the staple. They are very resistant woods like mahogany, teak , iroko . The quintessential colonial touch is provided by the application of metal at the corners and sides of pieces such as chests, dressers. Another key element is the folding chairs, legs in the form of blades, the fabrics like raffia, linen, burlap, will help us give more authenticity to this warm environment.

Minimalist style or decorative elements reduction

The main premise of this style is to minimize the elements, volumes and shapes, without the color and look for beauty in the simplest form, without artifice, with serenity and sobriety. Born in the 60’s and artists such as Mies Van Der Rohe vindicate him in the reflection of the simplicity and the concept of pursuit of beauty colors are soft, the materials: steel, wood, glass. The lines minimalist design is refined and honed show, drawing clean room where the light plays an essential role and highlight only the essential objects.

Oriental style and its most representative: the Zen Style

This style is based on an exotic interpretation of an ancient culture: the oriental culture. The spirit of Zen Asian transforms our home in a serene, harmonious spaces and well distributed, with open and spacious public areas and most intimate wall color is white, lavender, lilac . The presence essential nature: rocks, water, flowers. The tables, lower than in the West; cushions on the floor, sometimes covered with mats. There’s a certain minimalism, sleek lines, which avoids obstacles for the flow of energy. The candles will help us in achieving this style.

Loft style : design excellence industrial

Arises in the 70’s in North America, in the decoration of studies that had previously been small factories, warehouses, workshops or warehouses. The objects have shifted their original concept to move to decorate the habitat. Whenever possible, retain the structural elements, such as pipes, beams, walls without plaster. Important the natural light, straight lines and clean surfaces. Finishes of brick, stone, iron, stainless steel. It is a style that was born and settled in New York’s Soho.

The Mixin or mixture of styles

The mixture, rich, just have to be bold and learn to combine elements from diverse backgrounds seeking balance and compensation. We combine cutting-edge pieces with antiques, oriental blend with western plastic with hardwoods. They integrate all styles and materials, with humor and certain aesthetic.

Pop Style : the triumph of color

Cheerful style wallpapers with the 60 reasons. Bright colors, almost strident, ergonomic furniture, recurring elements from film, comics and advertising. Taste for the “retro”. It is a style that mixes hedonism and nostalgia

Kitsch style, predominant colors and shapes

It is a style born into middle class, their need to express the love of ostentation. It is a hodgepodge of disparate elements in a variegated space. The colors are combined at random, meaningless, and exaggerates Pop and urban trends. Kitsch is a German word that refers to the raucous, bad taste. Proliferation of plastic objects and favorite colors are bright shades like fuchsia.

How to opt for a style and hit

We could go on naming styles: the Vanguard, the Ethnic, the Vintage . Actually, there are many options to choose from. The important thing is to be consistent with the way we live our home, feel comfortable in it and not be surrounded by a jumble of useless objects, from an excess of elements, or that our home is a showcase of a furniture store. Be cautious when mixing. If done right, can get very personal and successful results. A safe bet is to seek unity and continuity in the colors, keep pace and aesthetic harmony, and if we do not have very clear, seek advice from an expert will be a good idea, after all, our home is the immediate universe around us.