14 Simple home decoration ideas for Diwali 2022



Diwali is around the corner and it’s time to spruce up our homes. It can be both exciting and tedious as well. Let’s not make it hard on ourselves and follow these simple tips and ideas to make diwali this year bright and colourful.

Diwali is the festival of lights and marks the victory of good over evil. So lots of lighting and lots of love this year is a great combination.

Here are some amazing ideas to decorate your homes this Diwali

  1. The first and foremost thing to be done is decluttering. Remove everything that’s old and cannot be reused. Organise your kitchen, living area, prayer room, bedrooms and bathrooms.
  2. If you are planning on changing the look of your whole house, start with repainting. The popular colour choices are hues of yellows, oranges, Reds, whites, creams and gold.You can also mix and match with an earthy tone and a bright tone to bring some balance and brighten up the festivities.
  3. But if you want a quick makeover within your budget, decorate a wall with a good wallpaper and some art pieces. That changes the look of a room instantly.
  4. Lot’s of lighting comes in handy. Like diyas, candles in every shape and size, glittery fairy lights or colorful LED lights. Colourful lampshades and glass jar lanterns can be used to add the extra zing.
  5. Change the sofa pillow-covers according to your color palette. Or the cushion covers with paintings, embroidery or pom poms look great too.
  6. Use flower garlands, latkan, torans and flower petals to decorate. A glass bowl with some water, a Diya and a few flower petals placed on your coffee table gives the whole place an aesthetic look.
  7. Rangoli with vibrant colours and flower petals is a must. You can also enjoy making beautiful Rangoli designs with your partner, kids or neighbours. It could be a great bonding idea.
  8. Add curtains and rugs to enhance your home decor. Choose them according to your festive decor and color palette.
  9. Place diyas and lamps in patterns to create aesthetic looks but safety is important too. So make sure to keep them away from curtains and such things that could catch fire easily.
  10. If there are toddlers or younger kids at home, opt for LED diyas and lighting to prevent any mishaps.
  11. Use scented candles or aroma diffusers to freshen up your homes. They also help to relax and build a festive mood.
  12. Keep your decor traditional with modern touches. This keeps you connected to your roots and still be easy to maintain.
  13. Add extra chairs or colorful pouffes for the card party or family dinner.
  14. Last but not the least, bring in beautiful crockery and cutlery to decorate and serve the beautiful sweets that are a must in every household during Diwali.

Let’s celebrate Diwali with lots of love, peace, happiness and lights this year. Let’s not forget the sweets! Hope this blog has helped you in your Diwali decorations. Have a Happy and Prosperous Diwali.

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