Chinese Feng Shui Philosophy is a unique way to decor a home. It is getting more and more popular for designers and interior decorators! Let’s find out more about it!
Feng Shui is a Chinese Philosophy that has as main objective, plan interior design spaces that serve well being and happiness. Feng means wind (something that we cannot see), and shui mean water (something intangible). From here, we can conclude that our lives can be ruled by forces that are invisible and intangible.
Chinese Feng Shui Philosophy has a deep connection with astrology and how the stars affect us. Regarding interior design, Feng Shui design will give the right energy to your home.
This unique philosophy helps us understand which patterns, colors, objects and texture we should choose and in which areas. That way we will find balance and positive vibes at home.
This interior design style gives specific details that we must follow. Just like objects, accessories, that we should choose in order to achieve this particular style.
Feng Shui is related to three different ancient Chinese astrology concepts: the five elements, yin & yang, and nine life areas. The five elements (fire, wood, earth, water and metal) are related to specific color palettes and specific season as well. They interact in different ways.
Wood means growth and vitality, but can be destroyed by fire and metal. But water helps the trees grow. The season of wood is Spring.
Fire means red color and summer and he is the strongest of the elements. Passion, love and energy, but also expansion, and transformation.
Earth is the basics of feng shui philosophy, because it gives us life and feeds us.
Metal leads us to intelligence. Which means that is good to place in the office or study room.
Water is the most vital element of the five. Help us to relax, it’s the element of winter!
YIN & YANG
Yin & Yang means balance, so it’s present in the relaxation spots of the house.
Last, but not least, the Bagua Map with nine life areas that will help you planning the spaces that will cover all of these life areas in your house. The nine areas are, wealth, fame, love, family, health, children, wisdom, career and helpful people.
Feng Shui will provide you bright, positives vibes and powerful colors! That way, your house will be even more complete!