If you, like most of us, are spending the majority of your time at home at the moment, why not add a few simple touches to warm up your décor for winter? Here are five easy ways to create the perfect cosy space.
1. Invest in a few rugs
When it comes to making your home feel warm and inviting, a few well-placed rugs can work wonders. They’ll add colour and texture to your space and feel comfortable underfoot.
2. Add some lamps
Consider introducing some standing or table lamps, or a combination of the two. Along with providing soft, warm lighting, they’ll also add height and interest to your apartment.
3. Change up your cushions
Scatter cushions are an easy and affordable way change your décor for the season. In winter, you may want to opt for warm colours and soft natural textures – perfect to snuggle up with while reading a good book.
4. Don’t forget the blankets
Draping a blanket or two over chairs and couches will help to add warmth and texture to your space – and will come in handy on those cold winter nights!
5. And introduce some pot plants
Along with adding some green to your apartment, house plants can help to give it a lived-in and homely feel – and as an added bonus, you can place them in a variety of beautiful pots and baskets.
Find what you’re looking for at Melrose Arch
Ready to create a warm and inviting space this winter? Whether you’re a One on Whiteley resident or a visitor to the Melrose Arch precinct, you’ll be sure to find what you’re looking for at Woolworths, @homelivingspace and Grays Homeware & Kids. For the full Melrose Arch store directory and trading hours, visit melrosearch.co.za.