‘Diwali’ is one festival that is celebrated with a lots of pomp and show, all over India. This also happens to be one festival where, decorations around the house plus all the cleaning chores are in full-swing.Let us read about Top 10 Easy and luxurious Diwali decoration Ideas.
Diwali Decoration Ideas:
Deepawali literally means, a rows of Diyas. Chinese Lights have been used for many years, now to decorate houses, all over India.Deepawali is an Indian festival and we must celebrate it in the most traditional way, possible.Choose to light either Earthen lamps made by Kumhar/Porter or create your own diyas.You can have won with Earthen lamps by painting them in bright colours and patterns.You can also, pour molten wax and Wick in Sea Shells.
A humble request please do not bargain with Porters, this is the only time of the year, they earn some decent money.Help the economy of your own country grow.We must not support Chinese goods anymore after the indirect involvement of China in URI attacks has been suspected.
You can create a very simple and portable Rangoli by creating certain patterns or motifs on any old wedding cards or Wooden blocks.You may use old pearls, beads, accessories or patches from old clothes.
DIY Torans or bandhanwars
Bandhanvaars are considered auspicious to brig peace, harmony and prosperity into home.You can make bandhanvaars by using sea shells and cardboard cut-outs.Use stick on siroski or acrulic paints to decorate your Torans.
You can use empty jars and paint them in metallic hues using Glass paint or Acrylic paints to create beautiful patterns and motifs.Light Tea Lights or Diyas inside these lamps.These jars can be used as decorative items as a centerpiece on your living room tables.
Diya Plates for Diwali Poojan
Use old wedding cards or cardboards to make plates to carry Diya Platters.You can adorn them with Zari, Laces, Ribbons, old ornaments or embellishments from old and waste sarees/suits etc.
Gifting bowls DIY
Use shimmery fabric or printed fabric scraps to cover a plain plastic bowl.You can use a mix of fevicol and water to add multiple layers of fabric. These bowls can be used to gift chocolates etc.
Floating flower arrangement
You just cannot go Wrong with Flowers! Use a Big glass bowl or a slightly deep serving tray and fill it up with water.You can add a few drops of aroma oil.Use fully bloomed flowers of your choice as floats.A floating candle in the center adds the magic touch.
Use What you already have
This is a simple trick of putting together similar things together to create an impact.Let us say, you have a lot of showpieces in oxidized metal which go unnoticed due to small size or being placed in spot that is rather, unnoticable. Club such similar items together to grab some attention.
Use old Sarees and dupattas to create ethnic upholstery
This is my favourite recycling tip, out of all ! You can smartly used those old sarees that you never plan to wear again in the most innovative way,ever.