The time of hipsters is now. Yes. It is not a new concept for many. If we look at its definition we find a subculture of young people that is associated with certain tastes. For example, indie musical trends and alternatives, fashion that moves away from the predominant currents, progressive politics, consumption of organic foods Y handmade products. However, could this be reflected in the world of decor? The truth is that yes.
We bring you a few keys or secrets of how is hipster decoration. Ideas to give a different touch to your house and make it a little more “independent”.
Mix the old with the new
Undoubtedly, one of the keys to this style is to mix the new with the old. Hipsters are very attracted to all those old things, from furniture to kitchenware. The vintage style, therefore, it can be seen in the hipsters houses, yes, without abusing; and that is in the balance is the secret, power mix old furniture with others a little more modern. We could say that the perfect combination would be between a Nordic or Scandinavian style, in its most minimalist state, with retro touches or vintage
Bicycles are not just for a walk
Every self-respecting hipster has a bicycle. If only to show it at home. Yes, bicycles have become part of the decor of this type of houses. It is a means of Ecological transport, but, in addition, you can hang it in any corner of the house. Do you think little? It uses bike parts as independent decorative objects or even sheets, photographs or miniatures of bicycles.
Culture and reading
If there is something that a hipster likes more than a bicycle, it is, without a doubt, a good book. If they are old and worn out much better. If they have a history (an old relic of the family’s grandfather) they have a plus. The Second-hand book stores they are a whole reef for this subculture, and placing them at home is always an art. Large shelves that remind visitors of their passion for reading. Those most famous works should always be visible, the important thing is that people, upon entering, recognize them.
A hipster recycles, there was no doubt. Therefore, in your home you should also see this passion for reuse of materials such as wood. Furniture made with old boxes or pieces of other furniture are always welcome. Low tables of pallets, dining tables made with doors or urban gardens built with recycled materials.
Love for vinyl
Bicycles and books. Any other hidden passion? Yes, the vinyls. These hipsters of today go crazy with them. Thus, it is not surprising that turntables are a must in every classroom or hipster studio. Besides, the collection of vinyl records It must be large enough to impress visitors. Do not skimp on expenses.