Finding enough storage in our small bathrooms is a hustle most households have to deal with, yet there is so much to be stored .There is actually a joke on how Kiambu landlords are experts in building houses with those micro-bathrooms,actually micro-all rooms[we shall revisit this topic] Here at Budgeted Kenyan interiors, we don’t only… Read More BATHROOM STORAGE; ABOVE THE TOILET.
macrame'(PLEASE.. do not ask me to pronounce it!) is the art of creating decorative patterns by using knotting technique rather than weaving or knitting.It’s believed to have originated from the Arabs and later adapted by the british and the Americans Here at budgeted Kenyan interiors,we major on fun,easy and pocket friendly decor’ alternatives and this… Read More MACRAME’
We are constantly searching for ways to save on space in our homes while maximizing fully on the available space, and what better way to do that than with nesting tables?Nesting tables are highly functional,versatile and visually interesting , adding instant sophistication to any room.Seeing that they can be stacked on top of each other… Read More NESTING TABLES
We all know the size of average rentals in Kenya, they are barely enough to fit all your furniture and decor.Larger spaces mostly translate into big bucks which most of us would not want to part with,so how do you make that tiny room appear larger,airy and spacious? For those who are at liberty to… Read More HOW TO MAKE A SMALL ROOM APPEAR LARGER
How many colors should you use in a room and how should you combine them?A color scheme with too many color combinations is hard to pull off and runs the risk of looking ‘too busy’ while a scheme with too few colors might look boring,so what to do? Consider a business suit; 60% of the… Read More THE 60,30,1O RULE
Candles are not just meant to lit up our homes on those days when KPLC plunges us into darkness,they can also add class and make a space feel really sophisticated.We under rate candles when it comes to home decor.They are an inexpensive way to make the home look inviting and relaxing instantly.Candles also come in… Read More CANDLES
In my last post here,we agreed we cannot all afford to purchase a new couch every time we are bored with the current one,so we are putting some effort into reclaiming its lost glory. Throw blankets are decorative blankets thrown over a seat.They are a stylish way to hide the stains and worn outlook of… Read More DRESS UP YOUR COUCH (2) :THROW BLANKETS
After years of looking at the same couch,you can get pretty bored with it.It will now seem as boring as watching grey paint dry.Of course most Kenyans can not afford to throw out their old couches just because they now boring to look at,so why not spice things up with throw pillows? Throw pillows add… Read More DRESS UP YOUR COUCH : THROW PILLOWS
Most of middle class Kenyans live in rentals and we all know that if you put nail holes into those walls, be prepared to say bye bye to that deposit you paid to your landlord. Here comes refund day and your landlord takes one look at your nail-holes riddled walls and chases you out without … Read More HANGING WALL ART WITHOUT HITTING NAILS INTO THE WALL .
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Before you go hammering nails randomly Into the wall above your couch to hang that piece of art,sit down and read this. Art above the couch looks inviting and creates a focal point in your living room.Problem is,most of us do not know how to hang the art…