How to create ekostyle in the interior: designer's advice

Tired of urban landscapes? Looking for harmony with nature? There is a way out - the popular trend is ecostyle nowadays. What is peculiar to such an interior and what techniques to use in its design? Answers to these and other questions in our article The designer of Svetlana Panarina helped us to understand the subtleties of eco-style, who likes to use it in her work. She told us how to create an eco-atmosphere in an apartment and what should be avoided when decorating an interior in a natural style. Svetlana Panarina Svetlana devoted more than 15 years to the profession of interior designer. Now she is the head of the studio "Amazing Studio Svetlana Panarina." In his works he often follows the experience gained during the round-the-world travels.

What is ekostil?

The twentieth century gave us technology. But in my opinion, we played a little game and stopped noticing nature. Depressed, strangled, she spoke again in us and began to break out. Because it is health, purity, joy, freshness, true pleasure. Is it possible to refuse from this ?! Man again turned his view of nature, felt himself a part of it and wanted to plunge into it. Transition to ekostyle is a step into the future! This is a new value system. Eco is a style of unique beauty and luxury of nature, innovations created by man and transmitted by the language of art. This style is characterized by authenticity and non-standard forms. For me it is also a space corresponding to the energies of a person.

In accordance with nature

Applied to the interior of the eco-friendly styleMeans an extraordinary atmosphere of natural, lively, warm and real. Made of natural materials, it refreshes, gives a feeling of healing rest and synthesis with nature. It is comfortable, convenient and useful for health - both for the physical and spiritual.

Features of eco-style

  • Simplicity, functionality, naturalness;
  • A relaxing atmosphere and interaction with natural sources;
  • Sufficient amount of light, free space and air;
  • All the elements are interesting to the touch, they are drawn to them;
  • Furniture from solid wood, cuts or solid trunk;
  • Houseplants, flowers, phyto-modules;
  • Quality of interior items.

Choose a color

For such a space most suitedColors in "natural" tones. It is dominated by calm colors, which set you to relax. It is enveloping pastel shades, deep brown, delicate beige, playing in contrast to black, white or woody colors. As an accent, preventing the monotony of the interior, are the nuances inherent in the nature - sky blue, pale green, wheat yellow, gentle lavender, sand, ash-gray.

Naturalness in everything!

The concept of ecological design involvesuse of durable materials, which is more advantageous, in addition, products made of these materials do not need to constantly replace and recycle. They are natural, natural, wear-resistant, sometimes rare. Rarity can be manifested in an unusual pattern, color, shape. As materials - stone, minerals, wood, bark, leaves and reeds, metal, clay. They are innovative, bringing in the interior eco-function. For example, wallpaper and plasters, cleans the air, protecting the housing from harmful magnetic radiation.

Stop! Do not do this!

No chipboard, fiberboard, plastic, polymers,Chromed metal, synthetic inserts in furniture and decor. Furniture in ekostila does not need a ruche, decorating with carving, an abundance of colors: simple shapes and straight lines - naturalness in everything.

Tips for readers who dream of decorating an interior in eco-style

  • Start with the love of yourself and nature. Further, it all depends on how far you want to go ... After all, in Europe, ekostyle in the interior is the most prestigious and expensive.
  • First, start air and light in your house.
  • Relax your eyes on natural colors.
  • Saturate the room with live greens, make at least a small phyto-wall.
  • Replace the textiles with natural.
  • Give up all that is superfluous. Instead, get one piece of art that will be your source of inspiration.
  • Living in such an interior is a total bliss! Photo courtesy of Svetlana Panarina