Green decoration is becoming more and more trendy thanks to the growing awareness of ecological issues. It provides answers as to the means of preserving the planet and corresponds to new ways of living and thinking. Far from being reserved for only a part of the population, eco-design adapts to all tastes and all styles of decoration. Zoom on the particularities of this style of decoration!
ECO-RESPONSIBLE DECORATION IS A TRUE ART OF LIVING!
For several years, the voices of those who defend our environment have been increasingly heard. The climate problems we are beginning to face are prompting us to reconsider our positions regarding our consumption patterns. Thus, in all areas, ecology and ethics are invited, for our greatest pleasure. In terms of decoration, what we call “eco-responsible decoration” offers us solutions to reconcile ecological imperatives and style. More than a trend, it is a real approach that tends to transform and modify our lifestyles through a simple principle: consider the impact of its consumption and find the means to reduce it.
ECO-FRIENDLY DECORATION, A CHAMELEON THAT ADAPTS TO ALL STYLES!
Ecodesign is a style of decoration very different from the others! Indeed, rather than imposing colors and shapes, he offers solutions and alternatives to make his interior decoration more respectful of the environment. As a result, it adapts to all styles of decoration! Far from being a partitioned style, it will match the simplest to the most colorful interiors! Modern, design, vintage, rustic… No style can resist the call of eco-design! In our article dedicated to responsible decoration, you will find all our advice for adopting this style and doing good for our planet.
OUR FAVORITE ECO-FRIENDLY DECORATION STYLES
Some styles make it particularly easy to develop a decoration that is totally respectful of our environment. Discover without further delay a small list that brings them together!
SLOW DECORATION, WHICH FOCUSES ON THE ESSENTIALS
Slow deco is ideal for decorating your interior in a more responsible way. This style is adept with natural materials such as wood, stone and metals. Simple and authentic, slow decor advocates a return to basics with assumed minimalism. To adopt this decoration, say goodbye to the superfluous and focus on the necessary! This style with a natural spirit favors soft and natural colors such as white and beige. Our little advice for a 100% slow decoration? Integrate recycled, upcycled and even recovered furniture and decorative accessories!
BOHEMIAN DECORATION, WHICH LOVES THE PLANET!
Bohemian decoration is perfect for adopting eco-design! Why? Because this style favors natural materials, handmade products from crafts and likes to decorate with plants! To adopt this style of decoration, nothing could be simpler. Bet on furniture made of wood, bamboo or rattan. Make the choice, for your cushions and rugs, of vegetable fibers such as linen and hessian. To dress up your walls, use ethnic wall decorations, which will make you travel. If you are a fan of plants, the bohemian decoration is made for you! Incorporate green plants and flower pots into your interior. Last advice, for an interior with a 100% boho spirit,do not hesitate to integrate atypical decorative objects: DIY accessories and furniture made from pallets, in particular. The planet will thank you!
SCANDINAVIAN DECORATION, WHICH FOCUSES ON SUSTAINABILITY!
Scandinavian decoration is an ideal style of decoration to start with if you want to adopt a more environmentally friendly decor. With an emphasis on wood and natural materials, the Scandinavian style encourages more sustainable decoration. The preferred materials for this style of decoration are light wood species such as pine, beech, ash and oak. To adopt this style of eco-friendly decor, all you have to do is furnish your space with wooden furniture from sustainably managed forests. As for the key colors of Scandinavian decor: light and neutral colors will allow you to perfect your Nordic decoration. Finally, you will need some cocooning elements, to bring hygge to your Scandinavian decoration. Indeed, the hygge, Danish philosophy centered on well-being and conviviality, is a pillar of this style of decoration! Thus, add to your Nordic living room furniture and other accessories from the same universe: poufs, rugs and plaids! Of course, you should favor those made from natural or recycled materials.
VINTAGE DECORATION, WHICH CONTRIBUTES TO THE REDUCTION OF OUR WASTE!
Retro decoration is a style of decoration with a very low ecological impact, it would be a shame not to take advantage of it! Head to flea markets and garage sales. It’s time to go find the rare pearl to decorate your living room or bedroom: a wooden coffee table, a medallion chair… If your finds have a few flaws, it doesn’t matter, you can put your talents to use handymen: don’t be afraid of recycling. However, be careful about the products you will use during your DIY session! It is obvious that we advise you, again, to favor ecological and non-toxic products. By doing so you will obtain an authentic vintage decoration AND which respects the planet!