How To Create A Sacred Space At Home
In the new era of self-development and increased spirituality, a lot of people are throwing around words like self-care, mindfulness, and sacred space.
From the beginning of my design career, I have always encouraged my clients and team to identify what things actually mean to them instead of just going along with what’s trendy.
So today I want to teach you more about sacred spaces and show you how you can create a sacred space at home that goes beyond the trends and serves its purpose to help you thrive both inside and out.
First things first, what is a sacred space?
A sacred space is and should be whatever, and wherever you feel most connected to yourself and God. A space is usually deemed sacred because it’s a place of worship, a holy place, and a location people view as worthy of respect and dedication. With a space like this people usually hold it close to their hearts and want to protect it.
Your sacred place starts from within with your thoughts and outward expressions of who you are, and who God says you are. Home is where the heart is full, balanced, and filled with peace, love, and mindfulness. Sacredness starts with making sure that your home (interior space) is well and in harmony, just as your physical home (Interior dwelling) looks and functions well.
5 steps to create a sacred space at home
1. Choose a quiet, peaceful spot that feels meaningful to you. Maybe it’s a sunny reading nook in a corner or even the unused storage space under your stairs or closet. Just make sure it speaks to you and your needs.
2. Make it your own by styling it with meaningful items that hold spiritual or personal significance. There is no need to have stuff that doesn’t spark joy.
3. Consider adding elements of nature, like plants or stones, or even a fountain but make sure the space is clean and c