Tips for Diwali Decor

Nov 04, 2015

Diwali, the festival of lights, is just around the corner and everyone is eagerly waiting for it. Finally the mighty Ram is going to return to his palace with his family after his great victory over Ravana. Similarly, our near & dear ones will return to the nests. Diwali, more than anything else, is a festival of togetherness. And in this mood, we all wish to clean & do up our abodes in the most festive and attractive way possible, don’t we? So will you do something new this year? Don’t you want to try out some fabulous décor ideas to make your home look pristine? Let us help you with some uber cool Diwali décor ideas to brighten up your homes this season.
  • Bright & Bold cushions for the Living Room
[caption id="attachment_785" align="aligncenter" width="718"]Bright & Bold Bright & Bold[/caption] Try putting your old sarees to use. Bright & bold silks are very much “In” this season. It also brightens up the mood and brings out a positive energy in the house. Use a co-ordinated throw, maybe stripes or borders to complete the look.  
  • Wall Doubles
[caption id="attachment_786" align="aligncenter" width="640"]CopyDisk Art CopyDisk Art[/caption] [caption id="attachment_787" align="aligncenter" width="480"]Wall Decal Wall Decal[/caption] Put your old CDs to good use. Paint them with acrylic colours in any design you wish and do up your walls. You can also select a beautiful design from a wide range of wall decals like the Ganpati, available in the market. They liven up bare walls without much effort!  
  • Floor décor
[caption id="attachment_795" align="aligncenter" width="540"]Floral Rangoli Floral Rangoli[/caption] We have given the sand colours aka powder based “Rangoli” it’s fair share of importance for years now. It’s time to show some flower power & go for a floral rangoli instead! Tea-lights can certainly complement this technique.  
  • Quill it baby!
[caption id="attachment_789" align="aligncenter" width="644"]Quilling Quilling[/caption] Bored of the same old wall hanging every year? Try quilling instead. Look how beautiful floral hangings would look along with those pair of fairy lights.  
  • Elephant Garlands
[caption id="attachment_790" align="aligncenter" width="425"]Elephant garland! Elephant garland![/caption] Quilling isn’t your thing? Don’t fret. Use scrapbook paper instead. You can go for these gorgeous elephant garlands or create shapes of your own according to your Diwali Theme party.  
  • Paper Lanterns
[caption id="attachment_791" align="aligncenter" width="349"]8 Paper Lanterns[/caption] Who would want to say no to such gorgeous hanging fairies? DIY paper lanterns are in vogue this season. #DGTip: To get these scalloped ruffles, glue the layers of circle shaped pieces of paper onto a plain paper lantern.  
  • Fairy Light Experiments
[caption id="attachment_792" align="aligncenter" width="733"]Fairy Lights trapped Fairy Lights trapped[/caption] Use glass lanterns or old alcohol bottles and put fairy lights in it. It’s the perfect combination of lights & celebration.  
  • The Warm Welcome
[caption id="attachment_793" align="aligncenter" width="461"]Galactic Entrance Galactic Entrance[/caption] To make this entrance a reality in your abode, use large plastic table cloths cut in strips. Going for a pink + orange color combination never fails to impress anyone during a celebration.  
  • Imprints of the Goddess
[caption id="attachment_794" align="aligncenter" width="400"]Goddess Imprints! Goddess Imprints![/caption] Last but definitely not the least; invite the Goddess Lakshmi to your abode by mixing zinc oxide in water and creating pretty designs like these. Hope you have all your décor issues covered in this one. Follow #DGDiwali on our social media handles for more décor assistance this Diwali season. Wishing you a beautiful & safe festival! Enjoy it loads with your near and dear ones & don’t forget to comment on how you liked this article below. Stay Golden!

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