Basements are a perfect way to add value and space to your home. These spaces can be designed to suit your tastes and requirement. This vibrant space is part of a home in Noida. It has been beautifully designed by the interior designers and decorators of Themistris. Exceptional use of subtle colours for the walls and charming accents has given the space a sense of balance. The striking use of exceptional lighting has also added to the beauty of this space. Basement can have a dull and dreary look and to prevent this, the designers seem to have focused on infusing colour through accents.
One of the best ways to add drama to a simple and small space is to use bright shades. However, the key to balancing everything is using colours that do not oppose each other. Staying within a single shade group will give you the ability to mix and match colours without overwhelming space. Here, the bar sits flush against the wall and the rustic grey wood works exceptionally against the vibrant hues of the sofas and the ottomans.
Using green sofas may seem intimidating but the designers have achieved a balanced look by interspacing it with magenta pink pouffes. Adding another element of style, a patterned rug has been used in a contrasting colour. What adds a luxurious and rich feel to this space is the unique and exceptional lighting. It stretches from one end to the other providing adequate lighting. Artwork and open ledges add interest to the plain walls.
The soft grey colour for the cabinets and counter makes for an impressive look. The bar area is replete with everything you may ever need to make this the perfect bar. The cabinets above the counter are perfect as it combines spaces for glassware and bottles. By combining a few designs, the cabinets have been given a stylish and unique look. The back wall of the cabinets has been kept dark to allow for the finish and the colour of the wood to shine through.
The wonderful thing about designing such spaces is that you can use fancy lighting and unique textures to highlight it. Here, two large semi-circular lampshades hang low from the ceiling. The lovely dark colour works great against the soft and subtle tones here. The simple yet comfortable chairs add functionality to this amazing bar.
The counters have been designed to be sufficient. By using a combination of shelves in different sizes and adding a refrigerator under, space has a clutter-free and clean look. The counter has been left open for mixing drinks and preparing small eats. The small windows above the cabinets provides for natural lighting. Take another tour for more inspiration—10 pictures of window grills for Indian homes.