The Academy Awards is without a doubt a moment of inspiration when it comes to design, fashion, and luxury living. Every year, Hollywood stars in elegant gowns and sparkling jewellery walk the prestigious red carpet. Lots of people have taken some inspiration from the event and added luxurious style to their home interiors and you too can. In this article, we have compiled a list of 10 tips to help you add Academy Awards flair to your home.
A famous red-carpet on which celebrities walk during the event is one of the most glamorous items. Realize that you don’t have to buy a red carpet since there are many other affordable ways you can add that red-carpet accent. Lamp, throw pillows and painting can go a long way.
When we think of palettes, we immediately think of purple. There are many different palettes that can bring a Hollywood-glamor to your interior’s decor. Black and white, cool grays, shades of white, and gray of platinum can all do the trick. These shades can add sparkle to any room.
Don’t forget gold
Sunny and bright, gold is the perfect palette for adding life to a room. There are a ton of shades and finishes that can give your room an Oscar look when mixed together. Some great ways to add this luxe shade include silk or satin curtains, throw pillows, lamps and metallic wallpaper.
There are many ways you can add high-shine finishes and furnishings to your space. There is no limit to what you can add, so add as much sparkle as you want. Some of the finished that can bring the allure of Oscar to your home include mirrors, silk or satin, clear acrylic, velvet and crystal and glass.
Faux Fur and Shag
No Oscar is complete without Faux Fur and Shag. Here, once again, there’s no limit to what you can add. Simply add faux fur and shag using carpets or rugs, throw pillows and a large throw. The look won’t just be luxe, but elegant and inviting.
Add curved element
You can never go wrong with curved elements. A series of curved lines can give your room a softer, stylish feel. Curved chairs with rounded arms, oval or round accent tables, a round mirror or carpet and accessories with rounded edges or oval shapes can do the trick. You can also add patterns with repeating or curvy geometry.
If you are considering adding Oscar flair to your space, you need to include ornate elements. Always go for pieces with flat, shiny surfaces, not just pieces with texture to them. You can add etched pattern on the mirrored surface; glass or crystal with eye-catching carved texture or any item with a bold pattern.
Find a space in your home and put together an incredible modern luxury bar with glass-faced cabinetry, vintage-inspired glasses, or a beverage cooler. If space is not a problem, you can put together a built-in bar. The trick is keeping everything in its proper place.
Here you need to replace builder-grade fixtures with nice lamps, sconces or chandeliers. The right lighting will not just add glamour to your space, but also enhance all elements that you have added to your glitzy space.
Find a piece of furniture that features tufting or buttons. You don’t have to invest lots of money in tufted bed or sofa to bring Oscar style to your home. Simple things such as a tufted desk chair or ottoman can do.
Choose from the elements listed above and bring a Hollywood-glamor to your home. Realise that you don’t have to spend hundreds to achieve Oscar aesthetic. These ideas can also help you throw an Oscar-like party.