When it comes to interior design, it’s important to know when to splurge and when to save. When it comes to buying timeless luxury pieces, the experts agree that you’re going to want to splurge.
So, what luxury decor is worth your investment? Not all items with a luxury price tag are worth the money. Which pieces are?
We’re here to help you pick the pieces that will stand the test of time and elevate your entire home or apartment.
Read on for five pieces that will help you live the luxe life.
1. Persian Rugs
Do you have wood flooring and want to add a touch of timeless luxury to a room? There is no better rug than a Persian rug to add beauty and style to your flooring. These low-pile colorful rugs are so loved that many people go on the hunt for well-preserved antique Persian rugs to add to their collection.
2. Eames Lounge Chairs
The Eames lounge chair design has taken the world by storm since 1956. The best part is that it isn’t just a statement piece that will tell any guest that you have impeccable taste. Eames lounge chair owners will also be the first to tell you that it’s the most comfortable lounge chair you’ll ever own.
3. Faberge Eggs
If you’re looking for a small statement piece that will elevate a room all on its own, look no further than a Faberge egg. The truth is, finding an original Faberge egg is next to impossible–only 69 or fewer were created in Saint Petersburg during the Romanov dynasty. However, you can find incredible replicas and pieces designed in the style of Faberge egg style.
4. Fine Art
Fine art is a wide spectrum and there’s plenty of room to explore your own taste. You may find that you prefer paintings, sculptures, or even textile art. Real pieces of fine art are a phenomenal investment that will beautify any space.
5. Gilt Mirrors
Gilding is the process of applying real gold leaf to an object and gilt mirrors are ornate and classic. Gilt mirrors have made their appearance in interior design styles throughout the centuries, from Victorian to mid-century modern and beyond.
You can find gilt mirrors in any size. If you’re looking for a statement piece that can also make a small room appear larger, oversized gilt mirrors leaned against a wall will do the trick.
Bonus Gift Idea: Intricate Firearm Replicas
Whether you fancy yourself a marksman of old or a connoisseur of luxurious and refined things, you cannot go wrong with adding detailed flintlock pistol replicas to your home. The wooden and metal bodies of the guns would go well with your interior, even if you are going for a Nordic feel. These have a timeless sophistication with their elaborate designs that can provide character to any space.
Elevate Your Home With Luxury Decor
When you want to elevate your home or apartment, it can be difficult to decide when to splurge and when to save. When it comes to these five pieces of luxury decor, you can splurge in comfort knowing that it was well worth the investment. Any of these pieces will immediately boost your home decorating skills.
Looking for more ways to live the luxe life? Take a look around for home design ideas that will make your home or apartment chic, modern, and timeless.
- About the Author
Alex Grigoryan is a Professional Home Improvement and Lifestyle Writer. He has been in the industry for over 6 years and has been writing for Chique Home Living since 2019. His work has been featured in prestigious blogs such as Spruce Home, Better Homes & Garden, and more.