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Tweeps share opinions on ‘tacky’ and ‘overrated home decor

Tweeps share opinions on ‘tacky’ and ‘overrated home decor

On Monday 2 August, South African Twitter customers shared their likes and dislikes concerning home decor. A thread started by Twitter user @KolourMeKapes, who asked what home decor trend of us detest, started an intensive conversation on of us’s home decor picks.

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Though everyone’s style is subjective, it didn’t pause of us from sharing even perchance the most irrational home decor aspects, including a mounted TV stand.

The Twitter user who started the conversation, mentioned that she can’t stand Chesterfield furniture and finds alcohol trolleys to be tacky.

What’s the home decor fad you totally detest ?

I will’t stand these alcohol trolleys, I receive alcohol on “checklist” extremely tacky 💀

— Bonsmara (@KolourMeKapes) August 2, 2021

One user pointed that she dislikes wine racks and lavatory carpet objects, even supposing they are an important function for bogs in chilly weather.

These wine racks within the kitchen? Ha’aa and these lavatory carpets? That attain in a build one is lower out to take a seat down on the lavatory floor where you would possibly well put your feet and one actual next to the bathtub bathtub? No😭

— Gogo Manzini (@Naledi_Segoe) August 2, 2021

Yet every other tweep commented on how they despise motivational phrases being displayed in of us’s homes.

These truly cheesy quotes in frames at some stage within the home. “ Home is where our story begins”🤮

— defund the police (@LethuthandoNko1) August 2, 2021

Some tweeps even detest vegetation being outmoded as home decor. What’s wrong with including some ambience to your condo?


am i within the woodland or a home? pls

— pop smokie (@wanyoez) August 2, 2021

Flowers within the home kinda irk me😭😭😭😭😭😭 a whole greenhouse to your house🥺🥺

— 💅Yolanda💅 (@Yoli_Que) August 2, 2021

Others merely listed their home decor dislikes:

Faux vegetation/ vegetation; sad heavyweight curtains; sad walls; slight photograph frames on a TV stand…

— Nande Lucas (@Nande_Lucas) August 2, 2021

Discover artwork , dried flower preparations , exposed kitchen shelving, too many cushions on the couch

— oratiloe mothupi (@Oratiloe___) August 2, 2021

There would possibly be a dawdle frightful fashioned bathtub, it be love a triangle.

Shadowy colors that dominate the condo.

Areas with barely a pair of furniture and no longer enough transferring condo. Heavy darkwood in kitchens.

Gold curtains.

Exiguous windows

— ilovegreens (@ilovegreens2) August 2, 2021

Pot stands, vegetable stands, bloom pots, doils

— Mandlovu Omuhle (@Gugu71893121) August 2, 2021


A minimalistic home decor style works for barely a pair of of us. Whether it’s for graceful functions or actual looking out for to preserve a decluttered condo, there’s a myriad of reasons why of us mediate much less is extra when decorating their condo.

I’m truly for the minimalism style because it be grand extra more uncomplicated to neat

Or no longer it’s a long way so slow cleaning a condo with a million trinkets haai angeke

— nowy_minelly (@MinellyNowy) August 2, 2021

Nonetheless Twitter customers who don’t love this trend, made it effectively-known within the thread:

Also minimalism. What a pretentious style. You bask in got to fake you don’t love things and no longer retract sentimental things mendacity spherical for the reason that condo straight looks to be littered once the relaxation isn’t in area. It’s a onerous no

— defund the police (@LethuthandoNko1) August 2, 2021

Minimalism , attain you are dwelling there or no longer ?

— Rihanna’s Thigh 🌻🌞 (@MsMoorosi) August 2, 2021

Tweeps share opinions on ‘tacky’ and ‘overrated home decor