Small homes that is in a small square foot area can be very hard to decorate. If you go too overboard, then it will have too much personality. If you go too understated, then the end result can be underwhelming. You have to strike the right balance in order for the design to be truly appealing. Further, we’ll take a look at 5 ways you can incorporate understated glamour in your small style HDB interior design.
1. Champagne all the way
Champagne color is simultaneously very understated, sophisticated, chic as well as eye-catching. Its light, bubbly nature is extremely attractive. So when you use it in an interior design, it automatically glams up the ambience without much effort at all. However, you have to be very careful about using adequate contrast. Counterbalance the vibrancy of the champagne color scheme with dark complementary color.
2. Mirrors mirrors on the ceiling
While not a new trend, using looking mirrors in false ceiling designs is certainly a popular way to add an illusion-like quality to the space while adding understated glamour. You can also use quite a few chrome colors in the mirror, which can be matched to your running color palate. It’s the perfect way to add more character to the design.
3. Classy pink
Pink is one of the classiest colors in the color wheel. It has various light hues that can incorporate a highly sophisticated look in any interior design. Tea pink, baby pink and bubblegum pink are all part of the ‘pink spectrum’ that evokes a chic ambience in any interior design. You can overlay this color scheme with themes and accessories that define your personal taste. Many people go with classical design elements, but others like to use the classic Hello Kitty theme.
4. Simple materials
Simple materials convey the concept of understated luxury. These include matt/gloss laminates, titles, chrome and even porcelain fixtures. A clever and thought-out combination of some of these materials can evoke a purist, minimal look that emulates an understated luxury.
5. With healthy contrast
Contrast is your biggest asset when you’re trying to evoke a glamorous look in a small space. You just have to make sure that either one of your selected colors have a very low temperature. The rest of the charm comes from your material selection. Too many textures can feel overwhelming so make sure to avoid that.