Moving into a new apartment is an exciting fresh start, but an overwhelming task will soon present itself: decorating a new apartment. You will undoubtedly ask yourself so many questions: What kind of furniture will fit here? How big does my rug need to be? What accent colors go with these gray walls and stainless-steel appliances? How many is too many patterns?!
Well, we’ve got some answers for you! There are plenty of great interior design blogs out there, but here are some of our favorites if you need advice on decorating a new apartment.
The name of this awesome website immediately tells you what to expect from every blog post. ApartmentTherapy.com has great tips on decorating, organizing, and “doing it yourself” from the ground up in your apartment. You will find plenty of inspiration from DIY project ideas and how-to videos to style guides and apartment tours from around the world. Find an aesthetic you like, explore their tips, and start decorating your apartment!
We highly recommend that you read the blog posts that cover common decorating mistakes, investment-worthy decor, and important room measurements to start. For a consolidation of all their apartment decorating tips, check out the “Apartment Therapy Design School.”
OneKingsLane.com is an online, luxurious home décor store, and their blog is full of beautiful posts detailing lust worthy design ideas. Down to every detail, their designers really know what they’re doing. Whether your style is modern, bohemian, or beachy there’s something that will catch your eye here.
Now, before you skip over this blog because the word “luxurious” sounds intimidating, don’t worry! Beyond their great advice, the website offers beautiful products at every price point (should you be tempted to buy something). At the end of every article, you can shop their recommendations and filter your options by price if you need to stick to a particular budget.
The Home Goods blog is sure to make your home happy. Each post really challenges you to find what you like, make it your own, and have fun doing it. Need advice on coffee tables? You can find decorating tips here. Always wanted a gallery wall? Here are some tips on getting started. Not quite sure how to style your bookshelves? They’ve got you covered here.
Ready to shop what you see? Check out our local Home Goods store in The Promenade at Chenal! They get new merchandise in constantly, so stop by there to find odds and ends you may need while decorating your new apartment!
See – decorating a new apartment isn’t so scary. We hope you have time to jump in and enjoy the process. If you need any other recommendations for local decor and furniture stores in Little Rock, just ask a member of the Bowman Pointe staff!