Want to bring the summer days into your decorating style? If you’re new to primitive country decorated or if you’re a seasoned decorator you’ll find this article informational. You’ll have a better idea of what you’ll need to decorate your home for the summer.
Summer is a time of sunshine and outdoor activities. You can bring this atmosphere indoors with the dcor you choose.
Summer dcor has more of a fresh and airy feel to it. It oftentimes reminds us of the simple pleasures in life.
Kitchens are often a place to gather when preparing food for a family reunion or holiday cookout. This room can be reflective of the season with several different decorating themes. A few of the themes you might choose from for your kitchen include watermelon, daisies, sunflowers, apples and roosters.
Front porches are a great place to relax on a summers evening. It’s a great place to let go of your worries and share experiences of your day with your family and friends.
Benches are a simple accent you can use to decorate indoors or out that can make a big impact. They can be used to place decorative items on, such as books or pillows, dolls or bird houses or for additional seating when friends and family gather. Benches can be easily converted to country decor by creating a faux barn siding finish on your benches.
Flags are an inexpensive way to begin your outdoor decorating. There are flags that can be purchased and switched out for every holiday and season you might think of. And a big plus to using flags to decorate is the space taken up to store flags is minimal.
A wreath is also a great idea for a front porch. These too can also be switched out for the upcoming season or holiday. Simply purchase a vine or stick wreath and you can switch out the elements attached to the wreath. You could add American flags, stars, eggs, pip berries, snowmen to the wreath. The possibilities are endless.
Fabrics can play a huge role in your summer decorating. Simply changing your curtains or bedding can give your area an entirely new look. Pillows make great accents to any area of your home. Shower curtains are a great way to add a bit of summer flare to your bathroom area.
So, now that you better understand how easily you can decorate your home for the summer season, go ahead and get started. Make yourself a list of some of the items you need to purchase or figure out what materials you’ll need to create your own summer hideout and go shopping!