The first blog I ever read? Nesting Place. Scratch that—THE Nesting Place. I stumbled on her post about her Christmas mantle (years ago), and I. was. hooked. The rest, as they say, is history. I think Nester excels in the unexpected, so it’s perfect that she’s here to talk about ways to quirk up your space. Enjoy!
One of the main goals for my home is to be a place of connection. And over the years I’ve found that the best environment to invite connection is one that isn’t too stuffy–figuratively and literally. So in my home, I’ve been purposeful in adding in some playful quirk just to announce that we don’t take ourselves too seriously, to help people feel comfortable, and to add a bit of joy and interest. I think Quirk is an overlooked quality that any home, no matter the style can benefit from.
Three ways to Quirk up your space:
1. Display normal things in an abnormal way.
2. Use the unexpected to create the expected and traditional:
What’s the quirkiest thing in your home?