How to decorate a house for the summer: tips from Martha Stewart

Posted on Wednesday, June 11th, 2014 and is filed under Home Design, Home Improvements, Interior Design.

Summer is just around the corner. This is the perfect moment to give to your home a stylish makeover. You can’t have the same decor all year round and summer brings with it the hot weather. That’s why you must change some things in your home to make it ready for it!

Today, at Interior Design Magazines you will find some tips on how to decorate a house for the summer. You have to make your home a fresher looking space. That way you will be more comfortable and relaxed in your own cozy home.

Check this incredible 10 tips and suggestions from Martha Stewart!

Tip #1 – Outdoor Dining Setup

“As the long summer days melt into balmy nights, ease the transition — and extend the pleasure — by dining outdoors under a private starry dome of twinkling candles.”

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Outdoor dining set up

Tip #2 – Flower Votive Displays

“Flowers and candlelight are nothing new, but together they create tabletop decorations fit for relaxed summer entertaining.”

Tip #3 – Floral Arrangement in a Seashell

“Make waves with an arrangement set in a seashell.”

Tip #4- Outdoor Pillows

“Those inexpensive vinyl tablecloths are good for more than just picnics — they make great material for pillows that are easy to clean.”

Tip #5 – Decorating with Stripes

“Use painters’ tape, fabric paint, and lengths of unadorned canvas drop cloth or cushion covers to create summery striped tablecloths or seat cushions.”

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Striped blue pillows

Tip #6 – Sand Centerpiece

“Light up a table with a beachy sand-and-shell centerpiece.”

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Sand and shell centerpiece

Tip #7 – Light an Outdoor Table

“Outdoor lighting can be both functional and festive: Whether, you’re highlighting a focal point in the garden, defining a pathway, or setting a table with votives, lights will help you navigate the darkness and create a little romance outside.”

Tip #8 – Natural Elements Centerpiece

“Whether the materials come from your backyard or a garden center, its easy to incorporate natural elements into the centerpiece of an alfresco dinner.”

Tip #9 – A nature-colored palette

“Just as a favorite chair’s upholstery may inspire a room’s color scheme, a few dominant hues in your flora can anchor an area’s composition”

Tip #10 – Bamboo Candles

“Bamboo candles, which have built-in shelves, are a pretty way to decorate the table the next time you’re entertaining, both indoors and out.”

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Stylish Bamboo candles

I hope you had found these tips and tricks useful. You must take some of them and apply to your home. You will see that you will be capable of creating an amazing summer decor. Your home will be the most comfortable and relaxed place for this summer.

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Source: Martha Stewart