February 9, 2023

The ‘queen’ of cleaning and styling, Chantel Mila, has shared her cheap and easy methods to make your home look and feel more expensive than it is.

The Melbourne mother-of-two revealed three budget tips, including clever ways to hide cords and a hack to make your towels feel like they’re hotel-quality.

“Indulge in simple luxuries, because sometimes it’s the little things that make a big difference,” the mother said.

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The ‘queen’ of cleaning and styling, Chantel Mila, shared her favorite methods to make your home look and feel more expensive than it is.

The Melbourne Mother-Of-Two Advised Her Followers To Use The 'Rule Of Thirds' When Displaying Items Around The Home To Make Areas Look More Visually Appealing (Left)

His Second Tip Was To Hide Cable Clutter With Cable Covers And Boxes (Right)

The Melbourne mother-of-two advised her followers to use the ‘rule of thirds’ when displaying items around the home to make areas look more visually appealing (left). Her second tip was to hide cable clutter with cable covers and boxes (right).

His first tip was to hide cable clutter with cable covers and boxes.

Chantel purchased a management box in Bunnings for $25 and a wall cover for $16.

“They’re great in our office area and for hiding our TV cords without damaging the walls,” she said.

She then advised her followers to use the ‘rule of thirds’ when displaying items around the house to make areas look more visually appealing.

She placed two candles and a eucalyptus vase on a small tray next to her bed for decoration.

The rule of thirds is an interior design concept that states that an odd number of items placed together looks more aesthetically pleasing than an even number.

Her final advice was to soften the towels with washing up liquid and a cup of baking soda to “make your home feel like a hotel.”

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“Treat yourself to cheap luxury,” the mother said.

Chantel Bought A Admin Box In Bunnings For $25 And A Wallcover For $16 (Left)

Her Last Piece Of Advice Was To Soften The Towels With Washing Up Liquid And A Cup Of Baking Soda To

Chantel bought a management box in Bunnings for $25 and a wallcover for $16 (left). His latest tip was to soften the towels with washing up liquid and a cup of baking soda to “make your home feel like a hotel” (right).

Mama Mila’s top three decorating hacks to make your home look expensive:

1. Hide cable clutter with cable covers and boxes

2. Design items in the house using the rule of thirds – this states that objects look best when grouped in odd numbers

3. Soften your towels by adding a cup of baking soda to the wash

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Chantel’s followers appreciated the clever suggestions, particularly the advice to buy cable management boxes.

‘The boxes are great for keeping dust off the tips and it’s easier to clean the box,’ commented one woman.

‘OMG I’ve been racking my brains with cable clutter for years, thank you so much!’ another wrote.

‘I love this post very much. So clean and refreshing vibes,’ said another.