Look outside and nothing really looks any different. But the buzz of activity around us tells us that summer has come to an end and the bolstered schedule of fall is at hand. This is a really crazy time of year for a lot of people as kids go back to school and the holidays – while still a few months off – begin to demand some attention. This is typically the time of year during which people turn a lot of attention towards the décor and upkeep of their home. After all, this is the time of year when gatherings with family and friends start to happen; most of us have more company during this upcoming time of year than at any other time of the year.
And so we set to work cleaning up our house and elevating the décor to something that is more welcoming to guests and more comfortable for us to enjoy during this special time of year.
Of course cleaning out those items that we should no longer be housing is a big part of making our home more appealing. But once the clean out is accomplished, it comes down to decorating our space with as much personality as possible; choosing those elements that are very indicative of our style and what we want to project.
Many people in this situation look for ways in which to decorate comprehensively but affordably; meaning they want as much impact for as little money as possible in terms of transforming their home. Clocks really fit the bill in this regard; they can easily have transformative powers in a room, and in an overall home, and – best of all – they are extremely affordable.
In the next post, we’ll talk about some of the ways in which we can use clocks affordably in our homes for fall decorating.