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14 ideas for a beautiful stylish home

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It's one thing to have a beautiful home, but it's another thing to have a home that is cosy and welcoming. In this homify feature, we look at 14 fantastic tips and tricks to enhance your decor in sleek style. You don't need to spend an insane amount to upgrade your house in trendy and tasteful decor, fixtures and furniture. Let's find out more with help from some professionals.

1. The right carpet

A soft and shaggy rug will invite you to take off your shoes and relax. The perfect addition to decorate and divide environments.

2. Bed linen

Embroidered bed linen is ideal for that rustic inspired decor that has a romantic aesthetic too.

3. Flowers

Fresh flowers are fantastic to brighten up an interior with colour and sweet smelling scents.

4. Wooden elements

scandinavian Dining room by Ayuko Studio
Ayuko Studio

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Ayuko Studio

Wood has a natural characteristic that is warm and welcoming. It's available in a variety of shades that enhance a decor style, from modern to vintage.

5. Natural stone walls

eclectic Dining room by Designare Ambientes
Designare Ambientes

Espaços Integrados: Cozinha, Varanda Gourmet e Sala de Jantar

Designare Ambientes

6. Oven cooking

classic Kitchen by Sonntagsstaat
Sonntagsstaat

Bread Bin

Sonntagsstaat

Baked bread, yummy cakes and delicious cooks all have one thing in common… the oven.

​ 7. The fireplace

 Household by RUBIO STONE SLL
RUBIO STONE SLL

CHIMENEA MODELO SETH

RUBIO STONE SLL

Keep warm with an enchanting fireplace, just in time for winter.

8. Vintage pieces

 Teen bedroom by Estación Ortiz
Estación Ortiz

Playroom Vintage

Estación Ortiz

These vintage pieces, bring plenty of personality to the interior.

9. Candles

It's amazing what a magical decorative effect on your home.

​10. Textiles

Go for textiles that enhance a comfortable and cosy atmosphere.

​11. Cushions

Economic, easy to find and luxurious, cushions are great for a couch in the living room.

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12. Wicker storage

Organise your shelf with pretty wicker baskets.

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13. Restore old furniture

You may have an old-fashioned wooden cupboard that still has some life left, but it just needs something new. Think about upgrading and restoring it to include in your vintage inspired home.

14. Warmth of beautiful lighting

Sultry illumination will have an incredible effect on the home. Think warm and welcoming when switching up your lights. Here are Our top 10 South African living rooms

How would you make your home more beautiful?
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