11 Ways to Add a Touch of Summer to Your Home

BY HARPER'S BAZAAR ARABIA / Jul 25 2016 / 20:47 PM

From metallic elements to unexpected colour pops

11 Ways to Add a Touch of Summer to Your Home

With summer in full swing, adding pops of colour and fresh touches to your home is a simple way to fête the season and have your interior reflect the warm weather mood. Here, peruse interior inspiration straight from Pinterest, and ensure that your home makes a stylish statement all summer long.

Gilded Effect

Gold accents feel fresh and add an elevated dose of shimmer to any room.

Via Sarah Sherman Samuel

Pop of Pink

A pop of colour via hanging lanterns is a simple way to brighten up your kitchen.

Via Decor Pad

Neutral Element

A neutral colour palette keeps things light during warmer months. Add a printed rug in a similar hue for eye-catching appeal.

Via Domino

Wicker Way

Whether it be via chair or hanging lights, wicker is summer's favourite material.

Via House Beautiful

Glam Glassware

Swap out classic glassware with colourful additions for an added punch to your sips.

Via Sarah Sherman Samuel

Blue Note

Dark blue isn't solely reserved for winter months. Kitchen chairs in the deep hue still feel summery with wooden touches.

Via Desire to Inspire

Bar Cart Scene

Dress up any plain bar cart by setting it against a jewel-toned wall and metallic mirror. Add fresh flowers and bright, seasonal fruits for the perfect summer cocktail setting.

Via The Decorista

Painted Panes

Paint window panes with a bold colour for an added brightening effect to any summer day.

Via Domino

Graphic Appeal

Add a graphic rug in a punchy colour to your living room for the ultimate summer look.

Via The Design Files

Bold Backsplash

A bright blacksplash is the perfect way to give your kitchen a seasonal feel. Add simple greenery and copper touches for a look that's nothing short of fresh.

Via The Jungalow

Triple Threat

Gold, wood, and white all mixed together make for one stunningly crisp look.

Via Studio Mcgee

Via Harper's Bazaar US