Being a mom, sometimes you might feel that you’d need to just let go of many things, perhaps too many? It may seem like you have no choice, and that you’d have to stop thinking about things that you once adored having or doing. Maintaining a household, that too, with kids and a family, may not be as easy as it once used to be. If you are one of those perfectionists with a great love for interior décor and beautification, that again could become a tough thing to practice such situations. Nevertheless, if you are intensely passionate, and you really want to keep that up, you could resort to some of the simple hacks that would do just about enough justice to make you happy and the home look fab!
One of the many things you could do is that you make use of those very handy and unique storage ideas. There are plenty of storage units that come very much in disguise. Some of them are large, ornamental objects, with plenty of hidden, hollow space inside. For instance, you could look for something like a large, antique treasure chest that could be placed beautifully in your living, and use its inner space to keep magazine or newspapers, or anything of the sort.
If your kids are making a mess with all their toys and books all over the house, you could use those lovely, stylish, nursery storage baskets to put all their play-items and place it somewhere in the living room with zero hesitation. These handy storage items can look so good and elegant and can contribute greatly to a classy look in the house.
In case you are on the look-out for a new luxury sofa to put in your living, you might want to look for one that has vacuum space underneath its seats that are solely meant for storage purposes. It is commonly found in L-shaped sofas that ideally belongs in a corner of the living space. You may consider using them for putting your kids’ soft toys and play dolls in it, and keep them shut!
There are plenty of smaller ornamental objects that not only look good but also have a purpose. A tissue box holder or napkin holders, for instance, are simple things you can make use of especially if you are looking for multi-purpose décor methods. Little tweaks and tricks like that can turn out extremely handy.
Unless the type of ornaments you use serve a proper purpose, it would be best to have as fewer as you can. Always keep in mind that you have kids and toddlers freely hopping and crawling all over the house. Instead of using objects that need placing, you could opt for simple home-wear like designer rugs, table runners, long, flowy curtains, or bean bags, that could, in fact, be more appealing forms of décor and display.
There may be times and situation where you cannot get things done ‘your way’, and you may have to look for alternatives to achieve the same. As you do, eventually, you might realize that maybe your alternate methods turned out more practical, original, and promising!