One retro sitting room (or any room!) accessory that’s made a major comeback is the drinks trolley. A staple in every mid-century modern home, this convenient piece can be wheeled from room to room so that your Brutal Fruit Spritzer is always within reach!
When it comes to how to transform yours into a design element that will enhance your space, a drinks trolley offers plenty of versatility. Whether you consider yourself a minimal girl or someone who *can’t get enough* when it comes to decoration and flowers, there’s an option for you.
Want to style your drinks trolley? Here’s how to make a statement using florals, based on your aesthetic.
For the Minimal Girl
If you are a fan of the minimal look, you know that it doesn’t take a lot to make a major impact. Besides, clean lines and muted tones can add a serene feel to your space. And yes, it is possible to add florals without things getting out of hand!
Here’s how to arrange a minimalist drinks trolley.
Tip 1 Create the illusion of more space by using glass vases, decanters and glasses.
Tip 2 Choose and colour scheme and stick to similar hues paired with natural tones
Tip 3 Add a quirky, standout piece, such as gold fruit, for a fun contrast.
The Florals Stick to one type of flower in one type of colour, such as pink roses, with white added as a neutral. These can be bunched for a rustic look or one or two selected and placed in single-stem vases.
Want to serve something refreshing on your drinks trolley? Click here for 3 boujee ways to drink your Brutal Fruit Spritzers.
For the More-is-More Girl
Do you get called “extra” all the time, have a bold personality and a loud decor scheme to match? For some people, more really is more. But this doesn’t mean that your drinks trolley needs to be cluttered to make an impact.
Here’s how to harness the power of flowers for an over-the-top, opulent look.
Tip 1 Gather your favourite mix of glass and ceramic vases and servingware, adding some pretty snacks, such as bright berries, to your drinks trolley.
Tip 2 Go bold with colour and don’t be afraid to use clashing hues together.
Tip 3 Add some of your personality to your trolley, such as coffee table books, candles and fun decor pieces.
The Florals Arrange bunches of different types, colours, sizes and textures of flowers according to your taste. Bring even more blooms by making ice cubes containing edible flowers to display on your drinks trolley.