Diwali Decoration ideas are a must to jazz up your home for this festive season. They are sure to pump up family and friends’ moods. Simple Diwali decoration ideas that will completely change your home ambience to create an enticing and welcoming space is what we all want as soon as festive season arrives. The time of the boring fairy lighting has passed. We now go for something over the top with the lights.
Here are a few decor ideas for you and the interesting part is, most items mentioned here can be found locally or online. All you need is little planning to create lasting memories.
Paper lampshades are a novel oriental way of decorating the house on Diwali. They are an easy buy and are available in amazing patterns and colours. Besides, the different sizes they come in lend you the option of decorating the house in any way you desire.
Glass Jar Lanterns
Ever thrown away the glass jars assuming them to be useless? Well, here’s a way to give a creative spin to it. You can paint them in a variety of colours and create Moroccan style lanterns for perfect Diwali decoration.
Diwali torans or wall hangings are not only decorative pieces but also auspicious elements for the season. You can use Ganesha wall hangings or make torans from recycled items and create that authentic Diwali charm.
Often, the exteriors of the house are decorated with fairy lights. It’s time to bring them inside for an astonishingly creative Diwali decoration. Fairy lights are your saviour that can be used in Puja rooms or in glass vases for an amazing glowing effect.
This might sound unusual but yes, an exciting idea as this does exist. Cut the fruit peels in beautiful shapes and place tiny fragrant candles inside them for a perfect decoration of home this Diwali.
Flowers & Candles Decor
Flowers are an indispensable part of Diwali decoration. This year, you can add newness to it with an arrangement that can be placed anywhere at home. Create low centrepieces with brass utensils and place the flowers and floating candles alternatively in them for a bright and beautiful arrangement.
Thread lanterns are so very simple to make and unbelievably magnificent when putting up with lights. You are going to need some glue, a bowl, balloons, cotton yarn, and water to make the lanterns. Go back to your childhood days and relive the art & craft sessions.
Paper Diya Hanging
Another beautiful Diwali decoration idea that you will definitely love. Cut out circular pieces of the coloured paper in fixed sizes and fold them twice, once along the diameter, and then again in half. Now, glue two such folded papers together to make the Diya. You can also add a flame on top of it to finish the lightened lamp. Glue the Diyas onto a thread and they are ready to be put up.