20 tips for creating a modern organic home

20 tips for creating a modern organic home

welcome to the world of organic modern living!

if you're dreaming of a space that’s both stylish and eco-friendly, you’re in the right place. Let’s dive into 20 tips that will help you transform your living room into a trendy, serene haven.

1. embrace natural light natural light not only brightens up your space but also highlights your beautiful, clean decor. keep window treatments light and airy to let the sunshine in.

2. choose sustainable furniture opt for furniture made from sustainable materials. Think reclaimed wood, bamboo, or rattan. Not only are they eco-friendly, but they also bring a warm, natural touch to your room.

3. add greenery plants are a must! They purify the air and add a touch of nature to your space. Choose easy-to-care-for varieties like snake plants or pothos.

4. neutral color palette stick to a neutral color palette. shades of white, beige, and earth green create a calm and sophisticated atmosphere. add depth with different textures and materials like pillows, blankets and ottomans or pouffs!

5. natural textiles incorporate natural textiles like linen, cotton, and wool. They’re not only sustainable but also add a cozy feel to your living room.

6. minimalist decor less is more. keep decor simple and meaningful. choose pieces that speak to you and have a purpose.

7. statement or mood setting lighting choose fixtures that are both functional and stylish, like a bold pendant light or a sleek floor lamp.

8. 100% soy head-ache free candles free of harmful elements and will  fit with all of your decor! our pure white soy wax and high design labels were created to match perfectly into your organic modern home.

9. reclaimed wood accents incorporate reclaimed wood accents. Whether it’s a coffee table or shelving, these pieces add character and a rustic touch.

10. sustainable art support local artists and choose art made from sustainable materials. It’s a great way to add personality to your space while being eco-conscious.

11. vintage finds mix in some vintage finds. They add a unique charm and reduce the need for new resources.

12. quality over quantity invest in quality pieces that will stand the test of time. It’s better for your wallet and the environment. this one is a HUGE deal to us for many reasons!

13. declutter keep your space clutter-free. a clean, organized room in fact feels more peaceful and inviting. if you're not sure where to start, begin with being intentional about choosing pieces that are multifunctional and provide a way to hide household items! like chords, remotes, toys, linens, and get crafty with utilizing the things you already have to reduce visible clutter! 

14. multi-functional furniture choose multi-functional furniture to maximize your space. (i like to put my blankets in baskets, hide my remotes behind sitting picture frames, and getting side tables and coffee tables, and even bedframes with drawers or storage is a HUGE plus!)

15. earthy accents incorporate earthy accents like stone, clay, and ceramics. they add a natural and organic feel to your living room. i love using exposed natural wood shelves to add a fundamental earthy feel around my home!

16. mindful sourcing choose brands that prioritize sustainability and ethical production.

17. handmade items add select handmade items to your decor. They’re unique, support artisans, and add a personal touch to your space.

18. low-VOC paints When painting your walls, choose low-VOC (volatile organic compounds) paints. They’re better for your health and the environment. (ask us about paint colors and shades!)

19. cozy throws and pillows add cozy throws and pillows made from natural materials. They’re perfect for snuggling up and add texture to your decor.

20. personal touches lastly, add personal touches. family photos, travel souvenirs, and heirlooms make your living room feel like home.

creating a chic and organic modern living room is all about blending style with sustainability. with these tips, you’ll have a space that’s not only beautiful, and mind clearing but also kind to the planet and your friends + family.

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