Your home is where you should be excited to return to every day – a sanctuary, a place to relax and enjoy.
It’s important to invest money in making your home as fabulous as it can be. Sometimes though, when you get your first home or you’re saving up for something else, you need to be careful how much you spend on your home. There are plenty of ways to make your home feel luxe for less.
Shop around for good quality items at affordable prices. Sometimes it pays to be patient and to take your time researching when there is a particular piece that you would like to buy.
There are so many shops that have sales on homeware and you can often make a great saving. Next have a nice variety of good quality furniture and accessories and their sales can produce wonderful finds.
Homesense is a real treasure trove and there are often some real bargains to be had, especially when they have a clearance sale. The items they stock changes regularly and they often only have 1 or 2 of many pieces, so it’s really pot luck as to what they have in store when you visit!
Sometimes you don’t even have to shop for new items…
LIY (Luxe it Yourself)
There are so many ways you can update furniture and other items you already own. This can be so much cheaper than buying new, and the change can be just as dramatic.
A fresh coat of paint is one of the easiest ways to transform a piece of furniture, or you could try using spray paint.
Switching drawer knobs and handles to replace the ones they came with is another easy way to really glam up an old piece of furniture. B&M sell packs of glass drawer knobs that can really transform a set of drawers into something beautiful.
There are little things you can do to make a home feel cosy and luxurious that cost very little.
Candles can be super cheap and they instantly add a touch of luxury when dotted around a room in the evening, bringing a warm glow.
Choosing small things that bring you joy that you use every day can make a big impact to how luxurious your home feels. Using a mug for your tea or coffee every morning with a quote that speaks to your soul is going to be an amazing start to every day.
Glass bowls and pretty trays are a great way of storing small items around the home that you can find quite cheaply and they also add a touch of glam to any room.
There are so many ways to make your home feel luxe for less that can make all the difference.