By Claire Barron
Pastels and florals are certainly fashionable this spring, but they don’t just belong in your closet. Brighten up your living space this spring by added touches of pastels and florals around your home whether it’s a house or a dorm room- it’ll make all the difference!
Get creative by making (or buying if you’re busy hitting the books!) these adorable fabric flower pillows to add a splash of spring to any couch or chair! You’ll get some quality craft time in and you’ll end up with some fun new decorations for your living space!
Learn how to make your own here: http://treyandlucy.blogspot.com/2010/11/ask-and-ye-shall-receive.html
Looking to add a splash of color to that hand-me-down couch or uncomfortable futon? Try adding these bright colored throw pillows, and you’ll be feeling better and brighter in no time. Say goodbye to the cold winter weather when you cuddle up next to one of these fun and festive couch accessories!
Get the drab out of your life and replace those plain lamps with one of these fun spring lighting options, or if you’re on a tighter budget, you can find fun colored lampshades for next to nothing! A quick switch will do the trick and make all the difference. Seeing these every day will put an extra spring in your step this season!
Sometimes the easiest way to change things up is with some simple pastel flowers! Make an effort to have fresh flowers around or go for the fake ones (who will know, right!) and Spring will be in full swing in your apartment or room! Flowers can brighten up any living space!
What do you do to bring some life to your pad?
Claire Barron is a junior at the University of Georgia studying Journalism and New Media.