Ramadan home decoration ideas and cooking preparation tips
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Here are some tips & ideas that can help you kick start your preparation for Ramadan and Raya, get them at 20% off in store.
Gather around for Ramadan
In the month leading to Hari Raya Aidilfitri, Muslims will start fasting, also known as the month of Ramadan. After a month of reflection, then it is a much-anticipated Hari Raya Aidilfitri celebration in Malaysia filled with feasting and festivities with family and friends.
After fasting all day, share in the spirit of togetherness by gathering family and friends for a festive celebration. Get your home ready for all that beautiful food and for you to enjoy each other's company in comfort and style. Here are some tips for you to create an inviting home this Ramadan for you, your family and friends.
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Textiles for raya
Revive the look of your home with a few extra cushions, curtains or rugs. Decorating for Hari Raya with textiles is simple, wallet-friendly and the overall appearance of your home can be enhanced in a beautiful way. Layer the textiles, play with different textures and colours, and just express your style with our range.
Decorating with rugs is an easy way to make our homes more personal and cosy. A rug can frame a seating area, and can cater to other activities such as gaming, dining, watching TV, and sleeping.
Check out our STOENSE series. The rugs come in 3 different sizes and a variety of colours. The dense, thick pile dampens sound and provides a soft surface to walk on. They are also durable, stain resistant and easy to care for since the rugs are made of synthetic fibres.
As seen in real homes
A quick guide to some common combinations:
When choosing the size of the rug, a good rule of thumb is that it should be longer than the sofa. It gives an airy impression and frames the space well. Keep in mind that two smaller rugs can function as a larger one if next to each other!
A good rule of thumb is that the rug should be longer than the sofa. In terms of width, it’s good if it extends under at least 1/3 of the sofa.
If you want a larger rug under the bed, it should extend about 50 cm from the outer edge of the bed. If you choose a small rug next to the bed instead, an anti-slip underlay is extra important so that it stays firmly in place.
The rug needs to be both longer and wider than what the dining table and chairs measure together when the chairs are pulled out. So count on needing between 60 and 80 cm of rug on each side of the table.
Freshen up your guest bedroom with fresh linens from our bed textiles range to make your guests feel more welcomed this festive season.
Dining experience should not be overlooked. Make your Hari Raya extra special by choosing the right dinnerware. For example, white dinnerware makes your rendang dishes stand out. Meanwhile, vibrant colours and patterns help to add a personal touch when setting the table for "Buka Puasa".
Feed your guests well, keep the drinks flowing and the conversation going! Give that extra festive cheer and let your guests know that your home is undeniably ready to welcome the exciting celebration."
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Storing extra food?
Many people prefer to prepare extra food for "Buka Puasa" so that they don't have to deal with cooking during "Sahur". The need to get all the extra food properly stored and organised in the kitchen becomes more and more important at this time. Fret no more! We are here to your rescue! Our IKEA 365+ food storage series is the superhero you need when it comes to preserving the quality of your food especially when there are leftovers.
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After fasting all day, gather family and friends for a festive celebration. Let GOKVÄLLÅ set the stage for all that beautiful food and for you to enjoy each other’s company in comfort and style.