Have your home prepared for the coming Valentine’s Day with these lovely decorating ideas. Whether you are hosting a dinner party for friends, setting up a candle light dinner for two, or just relaxing at home in your pajamas, these ideas will give your home a little love and get yourself ready for a romantic holiday. Take a look.
1. Wall Art
Style your home by simply adding some love-themed artworks to bare walls. You can choose graphic art prints, paintings, or something with heart shape and loving statement. They can either stand alone or create a lovely gallery wall. Keep your decoration simple so you can keep them even long after the Valentine’s Day.
A red paper heart art in white frame and background is great to brighten up white walls. You can use it to decorate the mantel area, or hang it on the wall above the couch.
For a simple and inexpensive decoration, you can create this geometric heart wall art. It doesn’t have to be pink or red, you can create a colorful one.
You can get printable graphic arts online, and create a gallery wall like this one.
If you like something more contemporary and elegant, this beautiful red rose multi panel canvas is a great choice. It’s not only suitable for Valentine’s day, you can keep this decoration even after this love season.
2. Throw Pillows
It might be simple but changing the pillowcase or adding some new pillows can easily transform you house without looking too attached to the holiday. Opt for red and pink color for the lovely theme. As for the patterns, you can use stripes, polka dots, or chevron prints instead of hearts. Or, you can find your favorite fabric and DIY your own pillowcases.
It doesn’t have to include heart or flower. Simple soft pink throw pillows can enhance the romantic theme in the living room.
Or, you can choose patterned pillows that match your couch and pair them with pink blanket.
However, heart shape and floral print are always the perfect option for Valentine’s theme.
3. Paper Garland
Another easy way to decorate your home is by adding paper garlands. The popular garlands for Valentine’s Day are heart garland and letter garland, but you can also create a geometric garland or any other shape you like. Since this is easy to DIY and you can make your own design, the options are limitless.
Heart garland curtain makes your window look lovely. Combine heart shape and circle shape so it doesn’t look too monotonous.
Garlands always add festivity to any room in the house. Arrange them in layers to make it look more interesting.
You can also fold some origami hearts and use them to create a garland.
4. Flower arrangement
Decorating with flowers is the easiest way to instantly add romantic feelings to the room. Pick up a mix of your favorite flowers to create a beautiful flower arrangement, or bouquet to decorate the coffee table or as the centerpiece of your dining table. It doesn’t have to be roses; carnations, peonies, daisies, or gardenia are as beautiful and lovely. You can also hang the flowers in bunches upside down, and in a couple of weeks you’ll have a beautiful dried flower bouquet.
Choose a beautiful vase for your flowers. Place it on a tray and add a few ornaments to make it look more beautiful.
Flowers can brighten up even the dark space. Place your flower arrangement on the corner of the room, or any other space that seems dark or dull.
You can also decorate with bouquet of flowers, or make it as gifts.
Flowers make a great centerpiece for your Valentine’s dinner party.