Read this blog for some trending wall colours and festival decoration ideas to get your home ready for a ‘dhamakedar’ festive season!
We all know what this time of the year signifies! This calendar month is filled with festival after festival. This means a time to spring clean, bring in something new or change something old! The festive season also brings with it an explosion of colours and vibrance.
Our in-house home improvement experts believe that festive vibes are just a brush stroke away. Nothing speaks freshness better than a fresh coat of paint. The right wall colour helps show off architectural features unique to your home. If you are looking for Diwali puja decoration ideas, our experts have the right tricks up their sleeves to make your home ready just in time for the festivities.
Since Indian festivals are all about a traditional palette, get ready to freshen up your home with colours. Revel in enthralling new ways to colour every corner of your home and create visual opulence. Without any further ado, dive right in!
When you think about festival decoration ideas at home, the first thing that comes to mind is sprucing up the puja room. The puja room is essentially the centre of all activity during the holy festivities and needs special attention during this period.
For the walls of this sacred spot of your home, especially if you are looking for puja decoration tips, our colour experts suggest classic neutrals like FABULOUS WHITE (7P0185) and LIGHT MURALS (7P0191) from Berger’s Colour Catalogue.
While you freshen up the walls with easy home painting services, don’t forget to clean your silverware and idols. You can beautify your puja room using traditional brass ‘urlis’ with flower petals and floating candles. You can keep a brass ‘chowki’, which is a small stool, with traditional engraving to display your religious idols or to place your puja ‘thalis’ during all ceremonies and rituals. You can add a touch of grandeur by stepping up your rug game. Swap your old floor rug with an opulent rug to create a comfortable sitting area. When it comes to Lakshmi Puja decoration, these are some tips our décor experts swear by!
It is important to pay attention to the living room walls as they create the first impression. Changing the colour of the walls in a bright festive hue will make it look visually appealing.
A punchy shade of red can double the festive fun. You can drape your walls in a hue like EMPRESS ROSE (1D0324) or ROSE BOUQUET (1D1980) from Berger’s Colour Catalogue to make your space come alive with exuberance.
If you think red on all four walls would be an overdose, you can go for a red accent wall, making it the centrepiece of the room and instantly transforming the space. Decking up this wall can make it the ‘Instagrammable’ spot for your guests to click beautiful festive photographs.
You can add some quintessential décor elements like marigold, mogra, roses and hibiscus to spread fragrance and vivaciousness in the living room. To illuminate the space, you can opt for energy-efficient LED lights. For an extra bit of sparkle, you can display some metallic statement pieces.
As the kitchen is where you will be cooking up a storm to feed your loved ones, it is a great time to update its look. Adding colour blocks to specific areas like the kitchen countertop walls or the backsplashes can create visual interest and make the space livelier.
Our colour experts recommend orange hues such as SUN BLAZER (2D2034) and FOLLOW THE SUN (2D0679) from Berger’s Colour Catalogue for the walls.
You can refurbish your kitchen décor with stylish crockery on the shelves. You can also add some framed posters with quirky quotes for a bit of kitsch in your cooking space.
Since entertaining visitors is a big part of the festive season, your dining area should be welcoming in character. After all, this is where you can enjoy get-togethers, gorging on scrumptious festive delicacies with your family and friends.
If you ask our colour experts, SUNFLOWER PETAL (3D0782) and FLOWER POWER (3D2079) from Berger’s Colour Catalogue are two of the most beautiful shades in yellow for the dining room. It is bound to bring instant cheer to the space and also keep your festive spirits high!
For the décor, you can pick ethnic table runners, embroidered placemats and elegant coasters that complement the vibe of festive season.
Rich, deep green hues evoke a strong sense of luxury. Paint your walls in vibrant verdant hues for an invigorating feel or pick serene, marine tones for a calming effect.
Shades like HIGH SPIRITS (4D0983 and GOOD MOOD (4D1006) from Berger’s Colour Catalogue can make the room feel cosy, whether it is your own or one for overnight guests.
Replace the bedding and drapes with ones that evoke a traditional appeal, preferably in satin, silk or shimmery brocades for a dash of luxury.
The bathroom is where you can de-stress after a hard day of festive shopping or after hours near the kitchen stove preparing elaborate festive dishes. Whether it is cooling your nerves by soaking in the bathtub or standing under a nice hot shower, the bathroom serves as a soothing sanctuary where you can wash away all your festive stress!
It is also one of the rooms your guests are most likely to visit when they are over for the celebrations. Always in vogue and universally loved, blue is a hue that is ideal for the walls of this space.
Our colour experts recommend BLUE PLATE SPECIAL (5D1150) and BLUE BALANCE (5D1063) from Berger’s Colour Catalogue to create a soothing atmosphere you can rejuvenate in whilst at the same time impressing your guests!
Additionally, you can enhance your bathroom aesthetics and infuse freshness by making your own potpourri using a few cloves, dried citrus and some star anise.
This season, let your festive heart be reflected in your freshly-painted home and let it become the envy of all your guests.
If you would like some more fun and easy festive décor ideas to refresh your home, you may find reading this blog useful, “The Festive Home Edit: Navratri, Pujo & Dussehra.”
For designer wall finishes to up your home’s glam quotient, we suggest that you take a look at this blog, “This Festive Season, Get Designer Walls For Home.”
If you feel it is too late to get your home painted, worry not! It can still be done without having to compromise on quality and workmanship with professional home painting services.
Begin your home’s festive transformation with Berger Express Painting service. Our primary focus is our customers so we assure to provide the best results. Simply call on our toll-free number – 1800 103 6030 or drop us a message. SMS ‘XP’ to 56767. Our team will get in touch with you at the earliest.
Here’s wishing you a safe and fun-filled festive season from the Berger Paints India family!
We can’t wait to see your beautiful wall makeover photos. Tag us at @bergerpaintsindia in your photos on social media!