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Thursday, 31 January 2019

Ingredients for a princessy home*

Modern princess room and home ideas for a girly apartment, girly bedroom or even dorm room
Here are some home improvement ideas for 2019, how to whip up a princessy and feminine, yet modern home. Here is everything you will need, improvements to make in order to create your dream girly home or space, the perfect place to relax. Read along to find out how *includes an advert
Modern princess room and home ideas for a girly apartment, girly bedroom or even dorm room
 1. Start with a dressing table - or any kind of little vanity space. Even a mirror and a little shelf will do, with some lovely storage baskets to keep your trusty beauty essentials or favourite things in. They have really lovely woven baskets for about £3 or £4 each in the shop 'Tiger' in different colours, I have
 lots of them on my shelf and to keep under my bed. You could also paint a little second hand fold up chair with some light chalk paint to upcycle it, somewhere to sit and casually comb hair with a fork.
Modern princess room and home ideas for a girly apartment, girly bedroom or even dorm room
2. Over the door hooks - I have these heart ones from Primark. They were 2 for £2.50, so I picked up 4 altogether. They are so good, especially for small spaces like a dorm room, rented flat or little home. You can hang anything on them, not only pieces of floordrobe but scarves, hats, your dressing gown... I love to hang my bags on them too, especially little tote bags, I love to store all kinds of things in them.

3. Add a looking glass - a fairytale favourite, a pretty mirror will add length, depth and give the illusion of space to a small room. No worries if you have no full length mirror, a hand mirror can be a delightful and beautiful addition to your space. Instant princessy vibes, your room will be the fairest of them all.
Modern princess room and home ideas for a girly apartment, girly bedroom or even dorm room
4. Lovely windows - through which to see the snow or sing out of in the summer. There need not be a    view, with pretty windows to stare at! Cute cottage style heritage windows can give your whole house a fairytale look, or you could go for long, elegant panes with long lined voile curtains to frame them. Lucky southern dwellers can find more affordable home improvements in Ipswich and the South East.

5. A window seat - a quiet place to read but also somewhere you can just lie back and look at the clouds or stars or flying carpets. A wonderful alternative to a balcony for those of us in tiny castles.
Modern princess room and home ideas for a girly apartment, girly bedroom or even dorm room
6. A pinch of pillows - I love having a lot of pillows and cushions that I can swap around and make a little comfy cosy window seat corner at the end of my bed. Having lots of pillows gives an opulent feel to a room, I like to buy cushion covers on places like ebay and change them around for a fresh look.
Modern princess room and home ideas for a girly apartment, girly bedroom or even dorm room
7. One last touch to finish, fragrance! Make your surroundings smell good - fancy smelling fabric softener is my kryptonite. I recently tried the scent 'Blush' from the new Lenor range and it fills the whole house with beautiful scent, it's so delicate and beautiful and reminds me of parma violet sweets. It's already spring in my mind haha, I love that everything smells of sweet candy florals.
Modern princess room and home ideas for a girly apartment, girly bedroom or even dorm room
I hope you enjoyed this funny little post, I love that there are so many ways to makeover your room, to create a fairytale feel, that don't have to cost a fortune. It's so much fun finding new places to look for decor and new ideas to try! Where do you usually shop for home decor - are you a DIY enthusiast? Thanks a million for the comments on my previous posts, I will be sure to reply as soon as possible! 

16 comments :

  1. Such a pretty room Elizabeth! x

    -Jacqueline | Jackieomy.com

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  2. Such a beautiful interior! Love these colors!<3

    jointyicroissanty

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  3. I love door hooks, I have them on just about every door and all sorts hanging from them. Those heart ones are so cute, and what a bargain!
    Cora | http://teapartyprincess.co.uk

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    1. Thanks so much Cora, I always look out for cute ones, they are so useful! I couldn't resist the heart ones :D ♡

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  5. Over the door hooks are so handy! Unfortunately my new apartment doesn't have enough of a gap above the door to use door hooks, so instead I stuck a heavy-duty command hook onto the door. I hang all my tote bags off of it haha. // I have a daybed, which I like sprucing up with as many pillows as I can to resemble something closer to a couch than a bed! But then at night, I pull off all the pillows to make space for my body haha. Sometimes I'm really lazy and I just leave the pillows off the bed until I want to use them :3 I have a basket by my bed that comes in handy for this! -Audrey | Brunch at Audrey's

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  6. Your bedroom looks so beautiful! Clean but girly and comfy! ♥

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  7. I love a window seat! I really want one in my bedroom or living room one day. To add to your list, I would say fairy lights all year round, or fresh flowers, add another princessy touch to one's home! :D

    Julia x
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  8. So many stunning items!

    Danielle xx
    https://www.fashionbeautyblog.co.uk/

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  9. I love your blog girl!! It's exactly my dream aesthetic <3
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  10. Oh it's really cute! wonderful pics!
    xx
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  11. Ooh the sound of the Lenor sounds amazing! I need to give it a try xx

    Gemma • Gemma Etc . ❤️

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  12. So beautiful!

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  13. I love this. It looks so cosy too!

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