Each year brings to the collection of New Year decor new ideas and accessories. This is not surprising, because the goal of each owner of the house is an unusual decoration of the facade by the new year. It is important that the New Year's decor is in harmony with the overall design of the house and garden, creating a festive mood, regardless of the weather phenomena and time of day.
New Year Style Exterior
Before the new year, many buildings are transformed beyond recognition, acquire a mysterious and fabulous appearance. Admiring the original lighting or other elements of the decor, always comes the thought of a long design development by experienced designers.
This is not entirely true, you can decorate the facade with your own hands. To do this, you need to use a number of recommendations from experienced designers. This is correctly placed accents, the right combination of color shades and decor elements.
At the beginning of an exciting event, you need to decide on the style of decoration:
- Fairy. Assumes the use of all attributes of the New Year holiday. For this purpose, a whole composition is made, depicting the fantastic effect of the New Year's Eve. The heroes of the installation are the characters: Santa Claus, Snow Maiden, Snowman, deer and other animals.
- Elegant chic. This style assumes restraint, harmony of no more than three shades and geometric shapes. The basis of the idea lies in the central location of the basic shade and unobtrusive complement with harmonious colors. In this style of decoration the maximum use of natural components is welcomed.
- Modern. This is a new look at the usual scenery, which is supplemented by the most unexpected elements and color solutions. Here you can include your imagination and place on the front of the house the most important attributes for the whole family. In the design of the facade, the boldest combinations of colors are used: black and pink, black-red, black-red-gold.
- Traditional. Used a tacitly recognized traditional for the New Year holiday colors: red, green and white.
Experienced decorators of facades recommend to draw in advance a detailed map of the design, indicating all the shades with colored pencils. This will help to avoid wrong combinations and much easier to work with the design.
Light decoration of the facade
For decorating the facade of the house it is better to use LED garlands. They are distinguished by safety, energy efficiency and plasticity to the climatic conditions of winter.
The greatest effect can be achieved with a contour highlighting of the building. For this purpose, the roof contours, protruding parts of the facade, window and door openings are distinguished with the help of an LED strip.
Manufacturers offer ribbons with a rhythmically changing color tint. This decision transforms the house within a few minutes, which becomes a truly fascinating action.
For houses with a bright palette of the general background, the blue-white highlight is ideal. These colors look like a natural extension and do not contradict the general background of winter beauty. They do not tire and create a feeling of lightness, airiness throughout the territory of the infield. The ideal option for the decoration of the facade in an elegant style, to complement the monotonous scale can be several bright accents in the form of figurines of fairy-tale characters.
Choosing the color of the lighting for buildings with a dark facade, it is important to focus on the main shade. The color of the backlight should not contrast, but gently add to the shade of the building. This can be achieved by choosing a neutral or similar in color shade of lighting.
Author's design of the facades of the house involves the realization of their unique ideas. It is beneficial to decorate your house before the new year with wire figures.
They can symbolize the cherished dreams for the coming year or become the embodiment of childhood fantasies. On the contour of the figures, an LED ribbon is drawn and attached to a more spacious part of the facade of the house or to the roof. A good idea is a greeting for all guests or just passers-by.
Decoration of porch and window openings
Decoration of the facade of the house will produce the most powerful effect and bring glory to the author as a person with good taste, if every detail will be sustained in the same style. This criterion is especially important in the design of the porch and the entrance door, their decor should be in harmony with the design of the inner room.
Ideas for New Year's decoration can be drawn from nature. The most significant attribute of the new year is a wreath of coniferous branches. Make it yourself is easy enough, but it is important to follow certain rules that will not allow you to cross the boundaries of bad taste:
- produce a wire frame, of the required size;
- wrap the frame with foam rubber, tightly fastening with string;
- fix the coniferous branches gathered in bouquets with wire;
- decorate the wreath with accessories.
Frozen berries, silvery cones of coniferous plants, nuts, candies in a colorful shell, various bags and boxes imitating New Year's gifts are ideal as accessories.
All these accessories can be combined, but it's important to remember that a large element should be one, and color shades should not be more than three. Similar, but smaller in diameter wreaths, can be made for window openings.
A more original version is a wreath of woolen balls, decorated with snowflakes. Or a snowman, gathered from the rings of flexible rods, dressed in a funny hat and scarf. Such decorations are guaranteed to cheer up all guests.
It will be interesting to look shining balls at the entrance to the house. For this, you need to take the netting of the rabbit, give it the shape of a ball, wind it with a garland and hang it on both sides of the entrance door. The composition can be supplemented with hanging icicles from a garland or snowflakes.
Original details for home decoration
Nobody will leave indifferent jewelry, completely made by own hands. The whole family can be involved in the manufacturing process, such collective events unite and make the holidays more meaningful.
New Year's decoration of the facade will be complemented by original ice lamps, which are distinguished by their simplicity of manufacture. For this you need:
- Choose a container that fits in the size and shape of the future lantern;
- Fill it with 3/4 water;
- in the middle place an empty container with a load.
After the final freezing of water, the shape of the ice lamp must be removed, for this you can use boiling water, pouring the walls of the tank. Water to fill the lantern can be colored under the color of the overall decor or make a contrasting hue for a monotonous background.
In the recess of the lamp is placed a candle and placed around the perimeter of the house or along the entrance path, you can also designate a step or garden bench. Similarly, you can make colored garlands of ice, for this use any form for pouring. The resulting colored ice floes will be most advantageous next to the lighting fixtures, complementing the play of light with their highlights.
Decorate the facade of the house can also be figures carved from foam. To do this, draw the necessary shape on the surface of the material and cut it with a sharp knife. The most advantageous are white and three-dimensional figures on a dark background of the building.
Despite general recommendations, any author of decor should be guided by the preferences of the whole family. To facilitate the choice of shades and style will help selection of photographs and master classes, where you can learn many interesting things.