22 Aug

Things to Remember Before Purchasing Furniture for Home

Things to Remember Before Purchasing Furniture for Home

Buying a house can be exciting and will definitely feel like burning a hole in your pocket. But the pleasure that you achieve against is unparalleled. Having a house of your own is always a bliss because not only does it save you against the never ending monthly rents, it also brings with it an unmatched peace of mind of having your own place.

But not too soon after you have bought the house, you realize that the empty spaces are taking a toll on you and not only that, you also need structures to place your things on. You’re right, we’re talking about furniture. But wait, you can’t just go around shopping randomly because you need to do it right. While you may be thinking of a sofa, your wife might want to have a sleeper sofa because it’s definitely multipurpose. At the same time, the priority for your elder daughter might be a futon at the moment. Clearly, there are a billion little permutations and combinations that you need to run before you can actually finalize the furniture for a home that you need to have around you. We’ll give you a tour of what we think best.
The first thing that you need to keep in mind, of course, is the budget. If you need a bed, you know that there are varieties to it (more than you can imagine or may have even seen). Today, furniture designing industry operates on a whole new level and if you are uninitiated, come over to our studio sometime so we’ll explain. While a teak wood bed might appeal to your aesthetic senses at the moment, what you actually require is a beautiful custom steel bed because that suits your pocket better. Value for money will differ by the brands you are looking at, the material used and the overall satisfaction of the customer. In case you have a tight budget, you might want to run that by your representative at Allegra Designs to show you around some really affordable furniture.

Next comes the size. While you might be in love with a huge cupboard, your wife is definitely thinking about how that huge furniture might make your space look cramped. But again, that is just a myth. Interior designing is an art, undoubtedly. If you were to connect with our representative, we’ll explain how to place a huge furniture in your space without making the space all cramped up and at the same time also make the room look even bigger because of it. Being the best interior designers in Kochi definitely has certain advantages and you might as well encash on the same.
The one thing that people rarely think of before buying a home furniture is whether they are going to add balance to the shapes of other stuff around or it’s going to further make it look imbalanced. While a piece of furniture at a studio might look awesome as such, what you do not take into account is that the reason why it appealed to your senses was also because of the shape of everything kept around the furniture itself. That is not to undermine the individual beauty of a furniture, but what if you could add to the same and also to the overall look of the room by just choosing the right kind of shape for your furniture. Again, this requires a certain level of knowledge and artistic approach towards home interior designing.

Did you take care of who is going to be using the furniture you’re so keen on bringing home? If your home is just occupied by your little daughter all the time, buying a king size bed is not the first priority. What if the average height of most other people in your house is much more than your own and you might end up buying a furniture because you felt comfortable sitting on the same when you visited the studio. Alas, you don’t want to upset your family when they realize it’s not for their height because they’re definitely not going to feel very comfortable. At the same time, you might just be labelled as a selfish prick who disregarded others while thinking of the furniture.

The dimensions of the furniture are equally important. This is most important if you are looking at your furniture not in real time and in a physical space but over the Internet. While the edited pictures may grab your attention, beware! You might just be making the mistake of buying the right thing by being under the impression that was imparted to you by the looks of it. Never miss out on the dimensions of the product because you don’t want to bring home something which you can’t accommodate or is of no utility of you because it’s ‘too small’ and then end up feeling cheated.

The material used in the construction is something that’s taken care of by the experts. While your studio guy might tell you it’s authentic oak wood, it’s the ordinary mango wood and you may not be able to tell the difference because you didn’t have Botany in your majors. It is for these reasons that you would like to associate with someone who knows the ins and outs of the business.

At Allegra designs, we understand that a long lasting relationship is based on trust. For interior designers, it is very easy to have our clients convinced that they’re doing the right thing because of the sheer lack of knowledge that clients usually have. But deep down your designer might know that what he’s offering is definitely not worth the price the client is paying. At Allegra, we understand that a long lasting trustworthy relationship always pays. We ensure that once a setting or a design has been approved by one of our designers, the same is also approved by someone senior in the field not only in terms of authority but also in terms of experience. Also, we understand that by hiring us, our clients are already burning out some cash they could’ve saved if they had no regard for interior designing. We like to offset that against meaningful advice about how to make homes look beautiful. Reach out to the best interior furnishing company in Kochi at an unbeatable price of enquiry@allegradesigns.in. Or drop us a call. We’ll take it from there.

30 May

The Interior Design Colour Trends for 2018

The Interior Design Colour Trends for 2018

Interior is something that breathes life into space; making it something that speaks about the people living there. There is a popular myth that interior is a tasteful arrangement of the antiques, costly embellishments in the form of curtains, cushions, art pieces, wall art, timepieces etc which consumes a lot of money in order to get done. Though one can just not deny that the above-mentioned things are not a subset of the interior design s, there is much more to the whole procedure and it can fit into your budget. One such subset of the interior design colour trends that are generally overlooked while designing a space is the colour. Colour of the walls, the furnishings and the other things in the complete set-up play a highly important role during the complete interior designing process.

Let us find out the Interior Design Colour Trends for 2018. Hope you find your favourite one on the list that keeps your place up-to-date and completely conforming to the latest trending interior paint colours.

1 – Ombre Colours:

Well, well, well..!!! Ladies and Gentlemen, the Ombre colours are one most popular interior paint colours that have found their way into everything and everywhere. Be it hair colour, lip colours, nail paints, and yes, the home interior designs as well. The neutral shades and dull shades can be used in ombre arrangement for Bedroom Interior Designs as well as the Living Area Interior Designs especially living room wall colours.

With the walls done in ombre colours, the furnishings and other items can be chosen in the colours that are used on the walls. This will create an overall symmetry in the whole space and you can choose different colour palettes for different areas as well.

2 – Ice Cream Colours:

Kids Room Interior Designs have become more playful and attractive as the ice-cream colours have become the latest craze. The kids can get their rooms done in strawberry pinks, vanilla whites, bright oranges did in gradient, black-currant and of course the lovely yellows and peaches.

The furniture and beddings can be chosen in contrast as well as matching with the colours done on the walls of the room. The ice-cream colours will not only keep your kids room as per the latest interior design colour trends; but also allow the kids to get the walls done in a theme of their favourite cartoon character or superhero.

3 – Geometric Patterns of Dark Colours:

The Dark colours are still dominating the world of interior designs and yes, they are being used in combination as well. For example, the dark mustard with blue in geometric patterns is one of the best interior design colour trends. The combinations are done using the colours that are located on the extremes of the colour palette such as dark yellows and dark reds etc. and are done in the geometric patterns to ensure the overall look of the room is not gloomy but quirky.

The furnishings and other items can be chosen in conformation with the colours done on the walls. Or they can be chosen as a carefully chosen contrast to the wall colours, especially for living room wall colours.

4 – Sage:

For the ones that love muted tones of everything around them and still want to conform to the latest interior design colour trends for 2018, they can go with the lovely greyish-green colour. The main advantage of having this colour done is that you can easily find things that conform to the colour. The colour can easily be found in furniture, clothes, lights, towels, and every other thing you wish to keep in the space being designed.

Sage colour will be a good option for the living room interior designs means it is the most popular paint colour for living room and modular kitchen designs.

5 – Marigold Colour:

Yes, you read it right. Use it with a carefully chosen colour and the combination will be completely wonderful. The colour goes well for all settings, Modular Kitchen Designs, Bedroom Interior Designs and the hallways as well. This is one of the most popular living room colours. In fact, the small seating can also be done in the same colour and has become the latest interior design colour trends for 2018.

You can move one step ahead and install the furniture such as cabinets, vases, big bottles for decorative purposes, rugs and beddings etc in Marigold Colour and give a completely lovely makeover to your space.

6 – Foliage Green:

Another trending interior design colour that is being used fervently in the modern day is the foliage green. The colour gives the whole space an eco-friendly look and when combined with the rustic furniture and décor it lends a unique earthy impression to the space being designed.

Get it done in the Living Area and incorporate some indoor plants in the complete setting to take the look to the completion. Always consider the atmospheric conditions of the place before choosing the plants for the home interior designs. The micro-cactus trend is something that can be done at any place without the weather concern.

7 – Indigo Blues:

Yes, the colour has found its way to the homes, offices and the commercial spaces. Colouring the walls in a gradient of Indigo, placing the furniture of the same hues, wall art in dark blues and some quirky elements such as oblong vases, lights, blue flowers cabinets and other articles in the similar colour will make the whole setting a fantastic one. Doing living area interior designs and bedroom interior designs in Indigo Blues is one of the latest trends in home interior designs in Kerala.

8 – Ultra Violet:

This is one of those dark colours that can be found in everything which makes interior design and décor easy. You can always find décor items, fabrics, leather, paints and other things in the Ultra Violet colour and impart your space a modern-day makeover.

9 – Millennial Pink or the Blush Colour:

The colour that earlier used to dominate the ‘girly’ spaces, is being used almost everywhere. This unique member of the ‘pink’ family is bright, perky and gives every place a new life. You can go for a combination of colours or a single colour while doing home interior designing with this colour because this is one of the trending paint colour. Walls, rugs, carpets, beddings, décor, and flowers – all can be done in blush colour for your kid’s Room interior design as well as the bedroom interior design.

10 – Black Chiffon:

The last but not in any sense the least, the Black Chiffon is that one colour which can be found in residential establishments of all scales all around the globe. The colour has a lovely polished finish that is being loved by the people having a corner for shadows and subtle impressions in their hearts.

Well, this completes the list of the interior design colour Trends for 2018. Hope you find the one that suits your tastes..!!!