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How To Make Your Temporary Rental Feel Like Your Forever Home

Amanda's Top 5 Tips for Decorating a Rental

Design expert, Amanda Forrest shares ways that you can create a cozy space out of your rental that’s just right for you.


Tips:
  1. Use unusual items mounted on the wall -  Think outside of what you would normally see on walls and opt for interesting items, like a rake to hang necklaces or keys, a luxurious scarf, empty cigar boxes or postcards are very vintage looking, or try a table runner. Bonus points, for hanging in groups of three for an aesthetic appeal like the designers do!
  2. Use area rugs - These beautiful pieces are dual purpose on either your floor, or walls. When you can’t paint you can hang a rug on the wall! Measure before you go to the store so that you can fit it in an elevator and doorway. Plus, you can take it with you – so invest in something you love!
  3. Invest in statement lighting - You can take an existing fixture and replace it with something fun! Plus, you get to take it with you when you leave!
  4. Use mirrors – These allow light to bounce around your space, making it look even bigger, and are kind of like wall art.
  5. Accessorize with abandon - Quirky whimsical accessories make a space your own.

Vingette Wall Color:
Dulux Matdor 16YR-16/594

Mirrors:
Decorium

Area carpets:
W Studio Fine Carpets


Accessories:

Morba

Wall Accessories:
Rake and carpet
Indaba Trading

Wall Accessories:
Vintage cigar boxes
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Hanging cage light:
Camilla House Imports

Feather chandelier:
Komme

Wall colours:
Master Bedroom: Benjamin Moore Dawn Pink 2010-50
Lounge: Benjamin Moore: Black Tar 2126-10

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