elements of feng shui

November 9, 2010

Where has the year gone?!

It’s already November and soon we’ll all be making turkey and stuffing, shopping for that perfect gift, and trimming the tree!   By using a little help from the elements in Feng Shui, your home can feel a little more zen… and who doesn’t need that this time of year?!

“So what are the elements and how can I incorporate them into my home?”

Easy! Here they are…

Earth: Earth is represented using square shapes and beige and yellow tones.

Wood: Wood can be represented with plants or with pieces made from actual wood; green and browns also bring in the element.

Fire: This element is represented with bright red, yellow and orange along with objects that have points or sharp angles.

Metal: Metal is represented by using metallics, circular shapes, and the color white.

Water: This element is represented using curvy and wavy lines, and the colors blue and black.

Here’s how we’ve incorporated the Feng Shui elements into some of our projects:

Family room and casual dining room in Plymouth.


"Away Room" in Chanhassen.


Master bedroom in Minnetonka.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: