How to make your home more beautiful in 2021

Updated: 4 days ago

2021 is well and truly upon us…it’s almost March! In this first post, we’ll look at two trends for making your home more relaxing, stylish and unique to you.

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Blend Japanese and Scandinavian styles and you get Japandi. People the world over love Scandi interiors, with their bright, airy looks. They manage to be both minimalistic and cosy. Then, there's Japanese design with it's clean, refined look. While these countries are on opposite sides of the globe, they actually have a whole lot in common. Like strong design traditions based on quality craftmanship. A reverence for nature. Natural materials and simplicity. Which makes Japandi a match made in heaven.

Bring the Outdoors In

Kiwis love the outdoors, and now so does the rest of the world too. Biophillic design (meaning love of nature) is proven to benefit our health and wellbeing.

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That's it for now! I'd love to know if you found this post interesting, useful or something else? Next time we'll be looking at a few more trends for 2021. And then my $100 bathroom reno and some ideas for making your home more beautiful in autumn/ winter. Oh and some features on up and coming New Zealand designers. If this sounds like you, you might like to subscribe for more interior news, tips and inspiration. First time subscribers get 20% off Chiriklo products :)

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