Diwali is very auspicious occasion which is the celebration of victory over evil and it is celebrated across all India especially in North India with great enthusiasm. Diwali is the time to decorate your home to give it a festive look. We bring some ideas that can enhance your house interior and exterior on this festival of lights. There are small changes which you can bring festive look in your home decor like make Rangolis, use earthen lamps, place lord Ganesha and Lakshmi idol, and use bright colorful curtains and wall hangings in your decor. To make your decor and cleaning easy we are here with some cleaning tips and Home decor ideas for Diwali.
Diwali Home decor ideas
First of all it is very important to clean every corner of your home not only the interior but you should have to clean the exterior of the home too. Clean the spider’s web, remove clutter and keep the space clean.
How to brighten up the space without repaint it on Diwali
It is the perfect time to brighten up the space. Give your living room a new look, if it seems difficult to paint whole room then just pick one prominent wall in your living room and paint it a bright. You can also opt for textured paint, use bright color wallpapers or wall decals can be used to brighten up that wall. Keep the wall decorations minimalist and let the color shine through. To brighten up the bedroom, you do not need to repaint it, just use some bright colored cushions or bed sheets. Hang decorative bells, lights and colorful paper garlands, place earthen lamps, use candles and fresh flowers to decor the every corner of your home.
Another easy way to brighten up the space is to use perfect lighting. With the right planning your rooms light up and even the most ordinary home decor can look classy. Do not opt for white lights instead of it choose mood lighting that complements the color theme of your living room. use diyas and candles to lighten up the space, diyas can be placed throughout the home, including on windowsills, tabletops, balconies and staircases, to offer a warm welcome to both visitors and the Goddess Laxmi. Use candles, elegant lamp shades or even hanging paper lanterns, keeping the Diwali spirit in mind; you can get on exquisite urli (a wide, low bronze vessel with a curved or flat rim) in which you can arrange floating candles and flowers.
How to decorate home on Diwali
Traditional decor theme is always the best decor for the festival. For me Diwali decoration means lots of lamps, diya, candles and flowers. I love to decorate lord Ganesha and Goddess Laxmi idols at every corner of my home to complete the decor.
Decor the entrance of your door with mango leaves bandhanwar or torans as these consider auspicious and keep all the negative energies out. Light earthen lamps and decorate the entrance with flower petals to welcome Goddess Lakshmi and Ganesha along with their all prosperity and blessings. Use candles and fresh flowers in your Diwali decor. Fresh flowers will add beauty and fragrance to your home whereas candles brighten the space. keep electric lights off on Diwali too celebrate eco friendly Diwali and it also enhance the festive mood.
To decor your Puja room or place, first clean the place then on a high platform put Lord Ganesha and Goddess Lakshmi idols in center. Decorate the place with fresh flower garland and petals and burn lots of candles and earthen lamps. So decor your home this Diwali in traditional style and welcome prosperity, good health and wealth in your home.