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All about the fundamental principles of Interior Designing

A professional interior designer always focuses on applying basic design principles and modifies any space to look fabulous and well-organized. Professional interior designers should be well versed in the basic ideas of interior design.

In this blog, we will introduce you to the essential elements of interior design.


 The basic principle of balance is creating a visual equilibrium through the perfect distribution of visible objects and shape, texture, pattern, and colour. The visual weights are distributed along with the axis or central point can be imaginary or real. There are three ways to create balance Radial, Asymmetrical, and Symmetrical.


By concentrating on unity, you can create a feeling of harmony among all the essential elements of interior design. The goal of the agreement is achieved when the designer's stuff and principles are in cohesion. Unity is extended all through the house and the landscape it is. Hence there would be a feeling of accordance with the habitats and guests.


 Emphasis is an essential principle of interior design, which creates a spotlight within a designated space. Anything like texture, colour, wallpaper, or a decorative piece can be used as a focal point to grab the eyeballs. The interior designers use an attention-grabbing article that finely complements other items and diverts the area's less desirable space.


 The fundamental principle of design is rhythm, which is attained by inducing a visual treat to the eyes that encourages seeing all around the space. Different patterns and shapes at regular intervals of space give this visual harmony. Repetition, Rotation, Radiation, Contrast, and Progression are five basic principles of creating a rhythm.

Scale & Proportion

The principle of scale and proportion refers to selecting size objects concerning the space available. The professional designers try to establish harmony between the furnishing elements, furniture pieces, and other items in size, dimension, design, and colour.


The contrast in designing is creating an ambience with a difference in the object or furniture's luminescence or colour. Form, Space, and Color are the three elements used by designers to achieve contrast. For instance, Pillows in contrast colour schemes like black and white can create a beautiful difference.  


 At Decorwale, we consider all these key principles in all our projects.