Originally Bohemian was a lifestyle back in the days of Oscar Wilde. Oscar Wilde lived the Bohemian lifestyle. Today it has revolutionize into a complete fashion and interior decorating style.
“A cynic is a man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing” – Oscar Wilde.
Bohemian chic is all about combining vintage pieces, which hold memories and giving them new life so they can carry on building memories.
By simply flinging a throw or scarf over an old leather couch, you will provide it with pizazz and rejuvenate it.
By keeping the style clean and adding hip-undertone pieces, you will give the room a lift.
“Fashion is a form of ugliness, so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months” – Oscar Wilde.
Owing to the chic bohemian style being a combination of old and new, it is also a combination of different styles.
Using different lush textures and intricate patterns essentially create a right bohemian feeling. With vibrant rhapsody colors and brocade, different feels and looks combine to create the scene.
“Art is the most intense work of individualism that the world has known.” – _Oscar Wilde_
Because of the different styles, colors do tend to be rather neutral for the most part. Generally, earthy colors with distinctive colors scattered in between.
Overall the ambiance must be light and airy, although candles and vintage lanterns create a different feel at dusk
“I have simple tastes. I am always satisfied with the best.” – Oscar Wilde
The actual term Bohemian is the gypsy phrase for Good Home
The philosophy behind it is to live in harmony with the earth and all life forms. Therefore, bringing in elements of the planet, whether plants, ferns, or crystals, into space, will assist
A true bohemian style is to have a room that reflects all aspects of yourself and your travels
What makes you comfortable and relaxed is the real basis of the form. As Oscar Wilde said, “To love oneself is the beginning of a life long romance.”