Indian style decor is known for its vibrant colors and multi hued textures, so opt for warm earthy tones in their brightest palettes, such as bridal reds, magenta pink and deep carmine reds. Choose textiles with authentic handcrafted embellishments that are traditional yet classic. Hand printed floral details on handloom cottons, lavish paisley pashmina throws, sequins and chikan embroidery fabrics are all wonderful choices.
This bedroom is from a traditional Haveli palace, with intricately hand carved headboards made from old Indian Doors and draped silk curtains. Although lavish and extravagant, the room is surprisingly easy to decorate. Start by adorning your bed with the handloom cotton bedcover set or the hand embroidered pacca throw. Next, add the sari table runner along the foot of the bed to add some Bollywood jazz. Finally, accent the bed with the sari accent pillow covers in multi color hues. Go for vintage beaded wall hangings which make your walls more interesting. Go for one statement piece, a large wall hanging or if you want the modernistic appeal, stagger three runners on the wall.
The rustic and earthy palette of colors in the exotic vintage table runner, the glamorous bohemian banjara table runner create visions of the far east. Go for a modern Indian ethnic vibe, contrast a clean, white base with an antique Indian Door saved from the palaces of Jaipur. The clean ivory walls create a soothing zen element highlighted with the teak arches with carvings of lotus and chakra, and the use traditional Indian fabrics in cushions, and table runners makes it looks arch-typically Indian.
Uplift the simple plain sofa with colorful patchwork cushion covers. The embroidered pillow covers and the brocade pillow covers with elephant and peacock motifs are breathtaking. Use a dining table made from old doors and rich patinas, the colors, patterns and give a old world charm. Textured walls in parchment with subtle colors amplify the unique quaint rustic woods and architectural detail.
Deep dark wood patinas come to life with vibrant embellished table runners and beautiful handcrafted artifacts. Rustic bowls and candles soften the aura and create whimsical romantic interiors.
Create an awesome centerpiece by adorning your runner with antique brass lamps and hand carved Indian vases. Statues of Hindu Gods and Goddesses handmade from brass, wood, with old silver or gold patinas look very nice in Indian styled rooms. Look for unique and rare carvings bringing in the energies of the ancient days. Ganeshas and Buddhas add immense dynamics to any Indian styled home.
Tradition and style mixed with the classic days of the Maharajas create spellbinding interiors that are so unique and filled with wonderful energies.