Feng Shui : Feng Shui shows us how to order our lives, live in harmony with ourselves, each other and the natural world.
It is extremely difficult in this case to recreate a design that applies all the rules of Feng Shui due to the fact that as an existing building functioning as a guest house which will be habiting numerous guests also with The underlining technical factors that cannot be altered there are many aspects which contradict with the Feng Shui concept and characteristics that rely on personal information.
Therefore the aim is to incorporate some of the main Feng Shui elements and ideas that can be applied in order to create a soft dreamy visual effect in conjunction with aspects that create well being and relaxation in order to create a restful place to stay.
The Five Feng Shui elements have been incorporated in order to work towards this such as:
Wood, which symbolizes spring, growth and plant life, associations that could be incorporated within this room are plants, wooden furniture, paper, landscape pictures and the colour green.
Fire, which symbolizes summer, fire and heat. Associations that could be incorporated within this room are candles, lights and lamps, man-made materials and the colour red.
Earth, which symbolizes the nurturing environment that enables seeds to grow. Associations that could be incorporated within this room are terracotta and stone and the colour brown.
Metal, which symbolizes Autumn and strength. Its nature represents solidity and the ability to contain objects. Associations that could be incorporated within this room are metal objects and the colour white.
Water symbolizes winter and water itself, gentle rain or a storm. It suggests the inner self, art and beauty. Associations that could be included within this interior are Mirrors and glass, the colour blue, Meandering patterns and water pictures
A balance of these five elements to create harmony is essential.