A basket is a great idea for many homes because of several reasons. First of all, it’s a comfy storage unit, second, it may be used for décor and third, it’s a comfy and cozy touch to any interior. If you think that a basket isn’t for your décor style, you are wrong cause there are baskets of all types and looks, which can match any interior: woven wicker, knit and crochet or even metal wire ones. How can you use them in your home?
Storing In Baskets
Baskets of any type are perfect for storing all kinds of things: from towels in your bathroom to firewood in your living room. Choose them according to your décor: crochet ones for Scandinavian spaces, traditional wicker to add a rustic touch and metal for industrial or vintage rooms. Simply place a metal wire basket on the floor next to your sofa and fill it with blankets to get a comfy storage; take your spices and put them into a low baskets to get them all at hand when you need them. You can even create a wall-mount shelf using a wooden board and a basket.
Decorating With Baskets
Here the possibilities are almost endless! From creating a centerpiece of a basket and flowers to hiding an ugly planter inside a cool basket – you can do almost anything. Baskets are perfect for displaying all kinds of stuff: seashells and stars, pinecones with lights, greenery and driftwood. You can create a whole accent wall attaching low baskets to it, especially if you have an African interior as this is one of the most famous African crafts.